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 28 September 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 443 347 383
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +36
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 211 346 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.60% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 3.04% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 242 172
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 - £42.50

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
11000 11387 11308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 19.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6793 6861 6258
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 531 481
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -77 201 £450 +5.88% 34
London -24 81 £518 +15.00% 15
South East -33 33 £416 +1.77% 2
East of England +4 20 £450 -8.62% 2
West Midlands -14 18 £488 +25.80% 6
South West +4 13 £400 +6.31% 1
City of London +18 11 £550 +10.00% 3
East Midlands -2 10 £392 -7.76% 1
North East -13 10 £520 +20.23%
North West -44 10 £425 - 4
Tyne and Wear -23 9 £520 +10.05%
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £392 -4.39%
Essex +10 8 £470 +25.33% 1
Hertfordshire +8 8 £318 -
Bristol +2 8 £400 +6.31%
Milton Keynes +2 8 £392 -4.39%
Hampshire +11 7 £300 -22.82% 1
Berkshire -16 7 £450 +28.57%
Manchester -19 7 £425 +13.33% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 7 £520 +10.05%
Watford -1 6 - -
Edinburgh +13 5 £188 -50.00%
Kent +8 5 £475 - 1
Yorkshire +3 5 £440 +10.00% 3
Warwickshire +2 5 - -
Scotland +2 5 £188 -46.42% 1
Surrey +2 4 £428 -6.30%
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £460 -
Derbyshire +5 3 £323 -
Gloucestershire +3 3 - -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 412 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 251 (60.92%) Project Management
3 138 (33.50%) Finance
4 94 (22.82%) Security Cleared
5 91 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 81 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (18.45%) PMI Certification
8 71 (17.23%) ITIL
9 68 (16.50%) Change Management
10 67 (16.26%) MS Project
11 60 (14.56%) PMP
12 57 (13.83%) Microsoft
13 52 (12.62%) MS Excel
14 49 (11.89%) Risk Management
15 48 (11.65%) Data Centre
16 47 (11.41%) APMP
17 44 (10.68%) DV Cleared
18 43 (10.44%) Programme Management
18 43 (10.44%) Degree
19 42 (10.19%) SC Cleared
20 38 (9.22%) Change Control
21 36 (8.74%) Waterfall
22 34 (8.25%) Migration
23 33 (8.01%) PMI
24 31 (7.52%) Project Planning
25 30 (7.28%) MS Office
25 30 (7.28%) Telecoms
25 30 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
26 29 (7.04%) Matrix Management
27 28 (6.80%) WAN

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.21%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.73%) CMS
3 3 (0.73%) SAS
3 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.49%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.49%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.24%) Confluence
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (16.26%) MS Project
2 52 (12.62%) MS Excel
3 30 (7.28%) MS Office
4 18 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (2.91%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Sonata
2 2 (0.49%) CA PPM
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) Primavera
2 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.64%) Office 365
2 5 (1.21%) IaaS
2 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.97%) OneDrive
4 3 (0.73%) Yammer
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.24%) iTunes
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.80%) WAN
2 16 (3.88%) Firewall
3 15 (3.64%) LAN
4 13 (3.16%) Unified Communications
5 11 (2.67%) Network Security
6 9 (2.18%) Skype
7 8 (1.94%) 4G
8 7 (1.70%) Internet
8 7 (1.70%) LTE
8 7 (1.70%) TETRA
9 5 (1.21%) Ethernet
9 5 (1.21%) SAN
9 5 (1.21%) Wireless
10 4 (0.97%) MPLS
11 3 (0.73%) CTI
11 3 (0.73%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.73%) Telepresence
11 3 (0.73%) VoIP
11 3 (0.73%) VPN
12 2 (0.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.73%) Big Data
3 2 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.24%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.21%) JIRA
2 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 138 (33.50%) Finance
2 30 (7.28%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.07%) Law
4 18 (4.37%) Banking
5 15 (3.64%) Retail
6 14 (3.40%) Manufacturing
7 13 (3.16%) Legal
8 11 (2.67%) Front Office
9 10 (2.43%) Marketing
10 5 (1.21%) Advertising
10 5 (1.21%) Back Office
10 5 (1.21%) Billing
11 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.73%) German Language
13 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.49%) Automotive
13 2 (0.49%) Electronics
13 2 (0.49%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.49%) Publishing
13 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 255 (61.89%) Project Manager
2 57 (13.83%) IT Manager
3 51 (12.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 47 (11.41%) IT Project Manager
5 38 (9.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 37 (8.98%) Programme Manager
7 34 (8.25%) Senior Manager
8 33 (8.01%) Senior Project Manager
9 17 (4.13%) Technical Manager
10 16 (3.88%) Architect
10 16 (3.88%) Security Manager
11 13 (3.16%) Analyst
11 13 (3.16%) Technical Project Manager
12 12 (2.91%) Security Project Manager
13 11 (2.67%) Consultant
13 11 (2.67%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
13 11 (2.67%) Software Project Manager
14 10 (2.43%) DV Cleared Project Manager
14 10 (2.43%) Migration Manager
15 9 (2.18%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.46%) .NET
2 5 (1.21%) Web Services
3 4 (0.97%) CSS
4 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.73%) HTML
4 3 (0.73%) J2EE
5 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (0.49%) jQuery
5 2 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.65%) Data Centre
2 33 (8.01%) PMI
3 17 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.43%) Virtual Team
5 8 (1.94%) Security Operations Centre
5 8 (1.94%) Video on Demand
6 5 (1.21%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.21%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.97%) NHS
8 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.49%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.24%) Economics
10 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.13%) Windows
2 4 (0.97%) Linux
3 3 (0.73%) SUSE
3 3 (0.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.49%) Unix
4 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
4 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 251 (60.92%) Project Management
3 91 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (17.23%) ITIL
6 68 (16.50%) Change Management
7 49 (11.89%) Risk Management
8 43 (10.44%) Programme Management
9 38 (9.22%) Change Control
10 36 (8.74%) Waterfall
11 34 (8.25%) Migration
12 31 (7.52%) Project Planning
13 30 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (7.04%) Matrix Management
15 28 (6.80%) Matrix Organization
16 27 (6.55%) Supplier Management
17 25 (6.07%) Mentoring
18 24 (5.83%) Resource Management
19 23 (5.58%) Business Analysis
20 22 (5.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.91%) C
2 10 (2.43%) SQL
3 4 (0.97%) Java
3 4 (0.97%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
4 3 (0.73%) C#
4 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (22.82%) Security Cleared
2 76 (18.45%) PMI Certification
3 60 (14.56%) PMP
4 47 (11.41%) APMP
5 44 (10.68%) DV Cleared
6 43 (10.44%) Degree
7 42 (10.19%) SC Cleared
8 24 (5.83%) ISEB
9 14 (3.40%) MAPM
10 13 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.97%) CISSP
12 4 (0.97%) HNC
12 4 (0.97%) HND
13 3 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
15 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.24%) PgMP
15 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.61%) QA
3 5 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.21%) P3O
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) HDFS
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.61%) Cisco
3 11 (2.67%) SAP
4 9 (2.18%) CheckPoint
4 9 (2.18%) Citrix
4 9 (2.18%) Oracle
5 5 (1.21%) HP
5 5 (1.21%) VMware
6 4 (0.97%) FNZ
6 4 (0.97%) iManage
7 3 (0.73%) NEC
7 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.49%) ArcSight
8 2 (0.49%) Lotus
8 2 (0.49%) Rally
8 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.24%) Ciena
9 1 (0.24%) Infor
9 1 (0.24%) TSYS
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