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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 444 359 362
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 221 336 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.97% 2.99% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 226 202
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 - -

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
11213 11246 10601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.57% 19.24% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7003 6789 6009
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 537 456
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.07 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -86 208 £450 +2.85% 53
London +3 100 £500 +5.26% 16
South East -29 33 £428 +3.63% 8
West Midlands -30 19 £488 +12.71% 6
East of England +17 17 £445 -11.00% 4
City of London +29 15 £550 +7.57% 6
South West +1 15 £400 +5.26% 7
Bristol -4 10 £400 +6.31% 3
North West -29 9 £425 -0.58% 5
Surrey +4 8 £428 -6.30%
Hampshire -3 8 £300 -23.07% 1
Berkshire -15 8 £450 +28.57% 2
Essex - 8 £470 - 1
Warwickshire -5 7 - -
Scotland +14 6 £400 +10.34% 4
Edinburgh +1 6 £400 +6.66% 4
Manchester -20 6 £450 +4.34% 5
Gloucestershire +11 5 - -
East Midlands -4 5 £375 -16.66%
Cambridgeshire +19 4 £400 -27.27% 2
Kent +17 4 £475 - 3
Hertfordshire +3 4 £325 -28.57% 1
Birmingham -12 4 £500 +31.14% 2
North East -29 4 £495 +9.39% 4
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £460 -
Cobham - 4 £428 -
Yorkshire -7 3 £380 -5.00% 2
Derbyshire - 3 £323 -
Derby - 3 £323 -
South Wales +22 2 £363 +3.57%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 460 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 288 (62.61%) Project Management
3 156 (33.91%) Finance
4 110 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 98 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 88 (19.13%) PMI Certification
8 83 (18.04%) ITIL
9 76 (16.52%) MS Project
10 71 (15.43%) Change Management
11 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
12 66 (14.35%) PMP
13 58 (12.61%) Data Centre
14 57 (12.39%) MS Excel
15 56 (12.17%) Risk Management
16 50 (10.87%) Change Control
17 47 (10.22%) Degree
18 44 (9.57%) PMI
19 41 (8.91%) Waterfall
20 40 (8.70%) DV Cleared
21 39 (8.48%) SC Cleared
22 37 (8.04%) Telecoms
23 36 (7.83%) Supplier Management
23 36 (7.83%) Matrix Management
24 35 (7.61%) APMP
24 35 (7.61%) Programme Management
25 34 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
26 32 (6.96%) Project Planning
27 29 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
28 28 (6.09%) Resource Management

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 26 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.09%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.43%) CMS
4 2 (0.43%) Confluence
4 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.22%) Moodle
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 76 (16.52%) MS Project
2 57 (12.39%) MS Excel
3 27 (5.87%) MS Office
4 22 (4.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (3.70%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) CA PPM
2 5 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.65%) Primavera
3 3 (0.65%) Sonata
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.48%) Office 365
2 7 (1.52%) IaaS
3 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.87%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) Yammer
5 1 (0.22%) iTunes
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.65%) WAN
2 17 (3.70%) Firewall
3 14 (3.04%) LAN
4 13 (2.83%) Unified Communications
5 10 (2.17%) Skype
6 8 (1.74%) 4G
7 7 (1.52%) LTE
7 7 (1.52%) TETRA
8 6 (1.30%) Internet
9 5 (1.09%) Network Security
9 5 (1.09%) SAN
10 4 (0.87%) Wireless
11 3 (0.65%) Broadband
11 3 (0.65%) CTI
11 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.65%) VoIP
12 2 (0.43%) MPLS
12 2 (0.43%) VPN
12 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.22%) MD110
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.22%) Big Data
4 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (2.39%) JIRA
2 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 156 (33.91%) Finance
2 37 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.87%) Law
4 21 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.70%) Banking
5 17 (3.70%) Retail
6 16 (3.48%) Legal
7 11 (2.39%) Marketing
8 9 (1.96%) Advertising
9 8 (1.74%) Front Office
10 7 (1.52%) Back Office
10 7 (1.52%) Billing
11 6 (1.30%) Automotive
12 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.65%) German Language
12 3 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.65%) Publishing
13 2 (0.43%) Electronics
13 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 303 (65.87%) Project Manager
2 64 (13.91%) IT Manager
3 56 (12.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 53 (11.52%) IT Project Manager
5 46 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 45 (9.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 41 (8.91%) Senior Project Manager
8 37 (8.04%) Programme Manager
9 25 (5.43%) Technical Manager
10 22 (4.78%) Technical Project Manager
11 17 (3.70%) Analyst
11 17 (3.70%) Security Manager
12 14 (3.04%) Agile Project Manager
12 14 (3.04%) Architect
13 13 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
13 13 (2.83%) Security Project Manager
14 12 (2.61%) Software Project Manager
15 11 (2.39%) Business Analyst
15 11 (2.39%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (2.39%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.74%) .NET
2 5 (1.09%) Web Services
3 4 (0.87%) CSS
4 3 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.65%) HTML
4 3 (0.65%) J2EE
5 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (0.43%) jQuery
5 2 (0.43%) Middleware
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.61%) Data Centre
2 44 (9.57%) PMI
3 12 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.39%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.39%) Virtual Team
5 9 (1.96%) Video on Demand
6 8 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (1.52%) NHS
8 6 (1.30%) Wiki
9 5 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.65%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.43%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.43%) Life Science
12 2 (0.43%) VCE vBlock
13 1 (0.22%) Derivative
13 1 (0.22%) Economics
13 1 (0.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.13%) Windows
2 9 (1.96%) Unix
3 6 (1.30%) Linux
4 4 (0.87%) SUSE
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 288 (62.61%) Project Management
3 110 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (21.30%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (18.04%) ITIL
6 71 (15.43%) Change Management
7 56 (12.17%) Risk Management
8 50 (10.87%) Change Control
9 41 (8.91%) Waterfall
10 36 (7.83%) Matrix Management
10 36 (7.83%) Supplier Management
11 35 (7.61%) Programme Management
12 34 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (6.96%) Project Planning
14 28 (6.09%) Matrix Organization
14 28 (6.09%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.09%) Resource Management
15 27 (5.87%) Line Management
16 25 (5.43%) Migration
17 24 (5.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.61%) C
2 8 (1.74%) SQL
3 5 (1.09%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.87%) Java
5 3 (0.65%) C#
5 3 (0.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 92 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 88 (19.13%) PMI Certification
3 66 (14.35%) PMP
4 47 (10.22%) Degree
5 40 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 39 (8.48%) SC Cleared
7 35 (7.61%) APMP
8 18 (3.91%) ISEB
9 14 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (2.61%) MAPM
11 10 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.09%) HND
13 4 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.87%) HNC
14 3 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.65%) CISSP
15 2 (0.43%) CCNA
16 1 (0.22%) CRISC
16 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.35%) QA
3 6 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.87%) P3O
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.91%) Cisco
3 11 (2.39%) Oracle
4 10 (2.17%) SAP
5 8 (1.74%) CheckPoint
5 8 (1.74%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.52%) HP
6 7 (1.52%) VMware
7 6 (1.30%) Rally
8 5 (1.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 5 (1.09%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.09%) Ciena
8 5 (1.09%) Citrix
8 5 (1.09%) Huawei
8 5 (1.09%) NEC
9 4 (0.87%) iManage
9 4 (0.87%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.65%) FNZ
11 2 (0.43%) Lotus
11 2 (0.43%) Wyse
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