Period
to 17 October 2019

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 6 months to 17 October 2019 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
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 582 586 529
Rank change year-on-year +4 -57 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 210 299 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.35% 1.71% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 180 232
England median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £265 £341 £325
90th Percentile £585 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £435 £450 £440
% change year-on-year -3.33% +2.27% -6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
England median hourly rate £23.56 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.76% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £21.45 £21.60 £21.05
90th Percentile £26.71 £29.38 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £23.56 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.76% -9.09% -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,565 17,526 17,200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.02% 18.58% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,584 10,385 10,473
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.94% +5.88% +1.80%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £240
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 712 863 811
England median hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £26.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -6.94% +5.35%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.38 £51.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £36.70 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.80% -9.09% -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +66 99 £439 -0.33% 9
London +1 33 £500 -9.09% 10
North of England +9 27 £443 -11.50% 3
South West -12 27 £400 +4.58% 1
Midlands +31 14 £270 -34.15% 4
Yorkshire +15 14 £444 -15.48% 1
North West +26 12 £448 -6.77% 1
East of England +26 10 £300 -34.07%
East Midlands +29 7 £261 -36.07% 1
West Midlands +25 7 £325 -21.21% 3
North East +11 1 £147 -51.00% 1
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 210 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 165 (78.57%) Project Management
3 80 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (26.19%) Finance
5 54 (25.71%) PMI Certification
6 50 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (21.90%) Telecoms
8 44 (20.95%) Risk Management
9 43 (20.48%) Project Delivery
10 40 (19.05%) PMI
11 39 (18.57%) Programme Management
12 38 (18.10%) Security Cleared
12 38 (18.10%) Change Control
13 35 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
14 34 (16.19%) ITIL
15 32 (15.24%) Configuration Management
15 32 (15.24%) SC Cleared
16 29 (13.81%) Change Management
17 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
18 25 (11.90%) Management Information System
19 24 (11.43%) Migration
19 24 (11.43%) Degree
19 24 (11.43%) Data Centre
20 22 (10.48%) Matrix Management
21 19 (9.05%) PMO
22 18 (8.57%) Public Sector
22 18 (8.57%) APMP
22 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
23 17 (8.10%) 2G
23 17 (8.10%) Project Planning

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 8 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Primavera
2 2 (0.95%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.29%) Office 365
2 8 (3.81%) Azure
3 5 (2.38%) SaaS
4 3 (1.43%) AWS
5 2 (0.95%) Yammer
6 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.48%) GCP
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.10%) 2G
2 15 (7.14%) 3G
2 15 (7.14%) 4G
2 15 (7.14%) WAN
3 12 (5.71%) 5G
3 12 (5.71%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (3.33%) LAN
5 6 (2.86%) 2.5G
5 6 (2.86%) Ethernet
6 5 (2.38%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.90%) DWDM
7 4 (1.90%) Firewall
8 3 (1.43%) 802.11
8 3 (1.43%) DHCP
8 3 (1.43%) DNS
8 3 (1.43%) OSPF
8 3 (1.43%) SDH
8 3 (1.43%) VLAN
8 3 (1.43%) VPN
8 3 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.48%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
General
1 55 (26.19%) Finance
2 46 (21.90%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.57%) Public Sector
4 6 (2.86%) Local Government
5 5 (2.38%) Banking
5 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.38%) Marketing
6 4 (1.90%) Law
7 3 (1.43%) Electronics
7 3 (1.43%) Military
8 2 (0.95%) Billing
8 2 (0.95%) Police
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 153 (72.86%) Project Manager
2 27 (12.86%) IT Manager
3 25 (11.90%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (5.71%) Programme Manager
5 11 (5.24%) Analyst
5 11 (5.24%) Infrastructure Manager
5 11 (5.24%) Network Manager
6 10 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 10 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
7 9 (4.29%) Coordinator
7 9 (4.29%) Project Coordinator
7 9 (4.29%) Senior Manager
8 8 (3.81%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 8 (3.81%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.33%) OSS Project Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Transition Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) Web Services
2 3 (1.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 40 (19.05%) PMI
2 25 (11.90%) Management Information System
3 24 (11.43%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.38%) NHS
6 4 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.43%) Fibre Optics
7 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.95%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.48%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 1 (0.48%) Industry 4.0
9 1 (0.48%) LIMS
9 1 (0.48%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (1.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.48%) Unix
3 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 165 (78.57%) Project Management
3 80 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (20.95%) Risk Management
6 43 (20.48%) Project Delivery
7 39 (18.57%) Programme Management
8 38 (18.10%) Change Control
9 35 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
10 34 (16.19%) ITIL
11 32 (15.24%) Configuration Management
12 29 (13.81%) Change Management
13 24 (11.43%) Migration
14 22 (10.48%) Matrix Management
15 17 (8.10%) Dependency Management
15 17 (8.10%) Project Planning
16 13 (6.19%) Information Security
16 13 (6.19%) Mentoring
17 12 (5.71%) Business Analysis
17 12 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.86%) C
2 2 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (25.71%) PMI Certification
2 38 (18.10%) Security Cleared
3 32 (15.24%) SC Cleared
4 24 (11.43%) Degree
5 18 (8.57%) APMP
6 16 (7.62%) PMP
7 14 (6.67%) ISEB
8 4 (1.90%) APMG
8 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.43%) CCNA
9 3 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.43%) HNC
9 3 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.95%) HND
10 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.48%) MCP
11 1 (0.48%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.05%) PMO
2 7 (3.33%) QA
3 2 (0.95%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) HL7
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.81%) Remedy
3 7 (3.33%) Cisco
4 6 (2.86%) ServiceNow
5 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.90%) SAP
5 4 (1.90%) VMware
6 3 (1.43%) Avaya
6 3 (1.43%) Citrix
6 3 (1.43%) hybris
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle
7 2 (0.95%) Virgin Media
8 1 (0.48%) Apple
8 1 (0.48%) Dell
8 1 (0.48%) EMC
8 1 (0.48%) Infor
8 1 (0.48%) NEC
8 1 (0.48%) NetApp
8 1 (0.48%) Progress
8 1 (0.48%) Symantec