The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 440 378
Rank change year-on-year +59 -62  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 204 195 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.47% 1.83% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 141 175
Median daily rate £430 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8243 10634 9584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.41% 21.54% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4956 6723 5645
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 367 484
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
London 0 74 £500 -4.76% 13
North West +38 33 £375 -11.76% 5
East of England +11 26 £409 +5.48% 4
South East +19 25 £438 +2.94% 4
West Midlands +28 15 £425 +3.65% 3
South West +2 15 £405 +8.00% 2
Midlands +13 7 £500 +2.56% 3
East Midlands -4 5 £400 -20.00%
Yorkshire +20 3 £563 +48.02% 5
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 425 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 266 (62.59%) Project Management
3 182 (42.82%) Finance
4 105 (24.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 98 (23.06%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (19.06%) ITIL
7 76 (17.88%) Microsoft
8 69 (16.24%) PMI Certification
9 63 (14.82%) Change Management
10 59 (13.88%) Change Control
11 57 (13.41%) Security Cleared
11 57 (13.41%) Programme Management
12 55 (12.94%) PMP
13 50 (11.76%) Risk Management
14 47 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
15 43 (10.12%) Line Management
16 42 (9.88%) Microsoft Project
17 41 (9.65%) Degree
18 38 (8.94%) QA
19 33 (7.76%) PMI
19 33 (7.76%) SC Cleared
19 33 (7.76%) Dependency Management
20 32 (7.53%) PMO
21 31 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
21 31 (7.29%) Migration
22 27 (6.35%) Data Centre
22 27 (6.35%) APMP
23 25 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 25 (5.88%) Waterfall
23 25 (5.88%) Mentoring

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.65%) Confluence
3 5 (1.18%) CMS
4 3 (0.71%) IBM Domino
4 3 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.71%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.47%) Documentum
Applications
1 47 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
2 42 (9.88%) Microsoft Project
3 31 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (3.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (4.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.71%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.47%) Maximo
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.24%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.24%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.94%) Office 365
2 12 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.65%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.18%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.76%) LAN
2 15 (3.53%) WAN
3 14 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (2.35%) VoIP
5 4 (0.94%) Firewall
5 4 (0.94%) Network Security
5 4 (0.94%) RFID
5 4 (0.94%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.71%) SAN
6 3 (0.71%) Skype
7 2 (0.47%) 4G
7 2 (0.47%) Internet
7 2 (0.47%) Intranet
7 2 (0.47%) LTE
7 2 (0.47%) NAS
7 2 (0.47%) Telepresence
7 2 (0.47%) WebEx
7 2 (0.47%) Wireless
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.41%) GIS
2 5 (1.18%) SAP BW
3 3 (0.71%) Power BI
3 3 (0.71%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.24%) EDMS
5 1 (0.24%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.24%) QlikView
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (1.65%) JIRA
2 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 182 (42.82%) Finance
2 22 (5.18%) Legal
3 20 (4.71%) Law
4 18 (4.24%) Banking
5 14 (3.29%) Financial Institution
5 14 (3.29%) Retail
6 11 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.88%) Marketing
8 5 (1.18%) Front Office
9 4 (0.94%) Billing
9 4 (0.94%) Digital Economy
9 4 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Local Government
10 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.47%) Electronics
11 2 (0.47%) French Language
11 2 (0.47%) Publishing
11 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 288 (67.76%) Project Manager
2 53 (12.47%) Infrastructure Manager
2 53 (12.47%) IT Manager
3 51 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 51 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
4 34 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 32 (7.53%) Programme Manager
6 30 (7.06%) Senior Project Manager
7 27 (6.35%) Technical Manager
8 21 (4.94%) Delivery Manager
8 21 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 19 (4.47%) Technical Project Manager
10 15 (3.53%) Analyst
10 15 (3.53%) Transformation Manager
11 13 (3.06%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (3.06%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
12 12 (2.82%) Business Analyst
12 12 (2.82%) Product Manager
13 11 (2.59%) Change Manager
14 10 (2.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.94%) HTML
2 3 (0.71%) .NET
3 2 (0.47%) REST
3 2 (0.47%) Velocity
3 2 (0.47%) XML
4 1 (0.24%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.24%) OAuth
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.76%) PMI
2 27 (6.35%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.35%) Public Cloud
5 8 (1.88%) Hedge funds
5 8 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.18%) Life Science
8 4 (0.94%) CMDB
8 4 (0.94%) NHS
9 3 (0.71%) Linked Data
9 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.47%) EPoS
10 2 (0.47%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.47%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.47%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.24%) Fintech
11 1 (0.24%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.65%) Windows
2 17 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (1.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.47%) Android
4 2 (0.47%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) MVS
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 266 (62.59%) Project Management
3 105 (24.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (23.06%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (19.06%) ITIL
6 63 (14.82%) Change Management
7 59 (13.88%) Change Control
8 57 (13.41%) Programme Management
9 50 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 43 (10.12%) Line Management
11 33 (7.76%) Dependency Management
12 31 (7.29%) Migration
13 25 (5.88%) Matrix Management
13 25 (5.88%) Mentoring
13 25 (5.88%) People Management
13 25 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 25 (5.88%) Waterfall
14 23 (5.41%) CRM
14 23 (5.41%) Scrum
15 21 (4.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.29%) C
2 5 (1.18%) VBA
3 4 (0.94%) Java
4 3 (0.71%) SQL
5 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (16.24%) PMI Certification
2 57 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 55 (12.94%) PMP
4 41 (9.65%) Degree
5 33 (7.76%) SC Cleared
6 27 (6.35%) APMP
7 21 (4.94%) DV Cleared
8 19 (4.47%) ISEB
9 7 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (1.41%) CISSP
11 5 (1.18%) CISM
11 5 (1.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.94%) MAPM
13 3 (0.71%) CCIE
13 3 (0.71%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.47%) CCNP
14 2 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.94%) QA
2 32 (7.53%) PMO
3 5 (1.18%) MiFID
3 5 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.71%) GDPR
5 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.71%) SLA
5 3 (0.71%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.47%) EMIR
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 22301
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) GxP
System Software
1 16 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 6 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (0.94%) SCCM
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (17.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.65%) Oracle
3 16 (3.76%) SAP
4 14 (3.29%) Citrix
5 10 (2.35%) Cisco
6 7 (1.65%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.41%) Google
8 5 (1.18%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.18%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.94%) Ariba
9 4 (0.94%) Concur
9 4 (0.94%) iManage
9 4 (0.94%) Wyse
10 3 (0.71%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.71%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.71%) Tableau
10 3 (0.71%) VMware
11 2 (0.47%) hybris
11 2 (0.47%) Syclo
11 2 (0.47%) webMethods
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