The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Practitioner in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Practitioner over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 325 301 307
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 296 307 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% 3.08% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 195 161
Average daily rate
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£400 £407 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.65% +0.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £403 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -61.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £100.00
% change year-on-year
-28.57% -61.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11644 9954 8325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.15% 19.61% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6740 5367 4429
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 525 472 493
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -29.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £41.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 251 £400 -1.23% 64
London -16 88 £400 -2.43% 27
South East -12 74 £419 +4.68% 12
Buckinghamshire +16 33 £400 -9.09% 3
North West -6 27 £400 -11.11% 7
Milton Keynes +6 21 £400 -9.09% 2
Scotland +8 20 £388 -4.32% 2
Wales +3 20 £363 +1.82%
City of London -10 17 £350 -16.16% 7
Yorkshire -6 15 £424 -10.78% 3
East of England +1 14 £525 +31.08% 3
South West -22 14 £373 -6.87% 8
West Yorkshire -10 13 £425 -19.04% 2
Hampshire -28 13 £425 +6.25% 3
Edinburgh +3 12 £400 +7.09% 2
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £525 +40.00% 1
Leeds -6 11 £425 -22.72% 2
Manchester -15 11 £313 -30.55% 4
Liverpool - 11 £650 -
Merseyside - 11 £650 -
Oxfordshire -7 10 £475 +46.15% 2
East Midlands -10 10 £406 +26.95% 3
South Wales +1 8 £363 -
Havant +7 7 £425 -0.58%
Surrey -5 7 £400 +3.22% 1
Northamptonshire -3 6 £431 +11.29%
West Midlands -4 6 £324 -13.66% 1
Kent - 6 £453 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £400 - 3
Oxford - 6 £438 -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 574 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 342 (59.58%) Project Management
3 191 (33.28%) Finance
4 143 (24.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 142 (24.74%) MS Project
6 135 (23.52%) ITIL
7 134 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (22.65%) Microsoft
9 106 (18.47%) MS Excel
10 98 (17.07%) Security Cleared
11 81 (14.11%) SC Cleared
12 79 (13.76%) MS Office
13 74 (12.89%) Risk Management
14 65 (11.32%) Change Management
15 57 (9.93%) Programme Management
16 56 (9.76%) Degree
17 51 (8.89%) Telecoms
17 51 (8.89%) PMI Certification
18 48 (8.36%) Change Control
19 47 (8.19%) Service Delivery
19 47 (8.19%) Migration
20 46 (8.01%) Service Management
21 43 (7.49%) SharePoint
22 41 (7.14%) Windows
22 41 (7.14%) Configuration Management
22 41 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (6.62%) ISEB
23 38 (6.62%) Project Planning
24 32 (5.57%) Waterfall
25 31 (5.40%) PMP

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (1.05%) SAS
4 5 (0.87%) Lync
5 3 (0.52%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.52%) WorkSite
5 3 (0.52%) Confluence
6 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.17%) IIS
7 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 142 (24.74%) MS Project
2 106 (18.47%) MS Excel
3 79 (13.76%) MS Office
4 28 (4.88%) MS Visio
4 28 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.87%) SAP HCM
3 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.35%) SAP FSCM
5 2 (0.35%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) Agresso
6 1 (0.17%) Endur
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.87%) SaaS
1 5 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.17%) PaaS
2 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.26%) WAN
2 9 (1.57%) LAN
3 8 (1.39%) Firewall
4 6 (1.05%) Wireless
5 5 (0.87%) 3G
6 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.70%) SAN
6 4 (0.70%) VoIP
6 4 (0.70%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (0.52%) RFID
7 3 (0.52%) MPLS
7 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.52%) VPN
8 2 (0.35%) SSL
8 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.35%) ADSL
8 2 (0.35%) ISDN
8 2 (0.35%) Internet
8 2 (0.35%) MD110
8 2 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
4 9 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (1.22%) Big Data
6 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.52%) EDMS
7 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.17%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (1.57%) Hudson
2 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 191 (33.28%) Finance
2 51 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.36%) Retail
4 18 (3.14%) Banking
5 15 (2.61%) French Language
5 15 (2.61%) Legal
6 9 (1.57%) Local Government
6 9 (1.57%) Marketing
7 8 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.22%) Publishing
9 6 (1.05%) Law
10 5 (0.87%) Electronics
10 5 (0.87%) Billing
11 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.70%) Automotive
12 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.52%) International Banking
12 3 (0.52%) Games
12 3 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 408 (71.08%) Project Manager
2 39 (6.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 38 (6.62%) IT Project Manager
3 38 (6.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 33 (5.75%) Programme Manager
5 25 (4.36%) Senior Manager
6 24 (4.18%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 18 (3.14%) Service Manager
9 15 (2.61%) Delivery Manager
9 15 (2.61%) Business Manager
10 14 (2.44%) Analyst
10 14 (2.44%) Transition Manager
11 13 (2.26%) Agile Project Manager
11 13 (2.26%) Change Manager
12 12 (2.09%) Risk Manager
12 12 (2.09%) SAP Project Manager
12 12 (2.09%) SAP Manager
13 11 (1.92%) PMO Manager
13 11 (1.92%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.92%) Web Services
2 9 (1.57%) Middleware
2 9 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (1.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (0.52%) .NET
5 2 (0.35%) SOAP
5 2 (0.35%) WSRP
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.17%) WCF
6 1 (0.17%) WPF
6 1 (0.17%) jQuery
6 1 (0.17%) HTML
6 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.70%) PMI
3 18 (3.14%) NHS
4 13 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.70%) DTV
7 3 (0.52%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.52%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.52%) Data Extraction
7 3 (0.52%) FMCG
8 2 (0.35%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.35%) Informatics
8 2 (0.35%) Online Games
8 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.35%) User Experience
8 2 (0.35%) Social Media
8 2 (0.35%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.14%) Windows
2 18 (3.14%) UNIX
3 11 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.87%) Windows 8
5 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 342 (59.58%) Project Management
3 143 (24.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 135 (23.52%) ITIL
5 134 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (12.89%) Risk Management
7 65 (11.32%) Change Management
8 57 (9.93%) Programme Management
9 48 (8.36%) Change Control
10 47 (8.19%) Migration
10 47 (8.19%) Service Delivery
11 46 (8.01%) Service Management
12 41 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 38 (6.62%) Project Planning
14 32 (5.57%) Waterfall
15 27 (4.70%) CRM
16 26 (4.53%) Scrum
17 24 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (4.18%) Matrix Management
18 22 (3.83%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.01%) C
2 11 (1.92%) SQL
3 1 (0.17%) C#
3 1 (0.17%) Java
3 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 98 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 81 (14.11%) SC Cleared
3 56 (9.76%) Degree
4 51 (8.89%) PMI Certification
5 38 (6.62%) ISEB
6 31 (5.40%) PMP
7 24 (4.18%) APMP
8 23 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (3.83%) DV Cleared
10 16 (2.79%) HNC
10 16 (2.79%) HND
11 14 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
13 6 (1.05%) CITP
13 6 (1.05%) VCP4
14 3 (0.52%) MAPM
14 3 (0.52%) MCTS
14 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.26%) P3O
2 10 (1.74%) QA
3 8 (1.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) GxP
6 1 (0.17%) BS15000
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.87%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.52%) XenApp
4 3 (0.52%) XenServer
4 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.17%) SCOM
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 130 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.05%) VMware
3 26 (4.53%) Citrix
4 25 (4.36%) Oracle
4 25 (4.36%) SAP
5 10 (1.74%) Cisco
6 9 (1.57%) Perforce
7 8 (1.39%) HP
8 5 (0.87%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.70%) Planview
10 3 (0.52%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.52%) Epicor
10 3 (0.52%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.35%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.35%) Baan
11 2 (0.35%) Juniper
11 2 (0.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (0.35%) Dell
11 2 (0.35%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.35%) Huawei
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Rate: Unspecified £ Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £330 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: From £50 to £56 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £3000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day + Overtime
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Greater Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
University of Reading
Rate: From £28,695 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Competitve
Posted: 27 days ago