Period
to 17 January 2020

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 January 2020 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 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 535 522 493
Rank change year-on-year -13 -29 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 175 339 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 1.94% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 182 259
England median daily rate £416 £427 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.52% -5.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £316 £325
90th Percentile £550 £600 £608
UK median daily rate £418 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -1.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 12
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% - -
10th Percentile £28.41 £22.50 £22.50
90th Percentile £39.20 £34.04 £32.13
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% - -

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 14,242 17,516 17,638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.48% 19.23% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,830 10,442 10,818
England median daily rate £463 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £231
90th Percentile £644 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 642 798 772
England median hourly rate £35.00 £28.62 £23.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.28% +22.12% -8.09%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £28.53 £24.00
% change year-on-year +22.68% +18.88% -5.88%

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020. 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 +41 74 £450 +5.88% 4
North of England +9 29 £285 -28.75% 4
London +52 25 £475 -9.52% 8
North West +31 19 £285 -24.00% 3
South West -9 19 £391 -2.38% 5
Midlands +42 18 £438 +9.38% 4
West Midlands +47 11 £438 +9.38% 3
Yorkshire +25 10 £396 -11.94% 1
East of England +23 10 £325 -29.35% 2
East Midlands +17 7 £408 +1.88% 1
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 127 (72.57%) Project Management
3 61 (34.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (28.57%) Finance
6 44 (25.14%) PMI Certification
7 40 (22.86%) Risk Management
8 35 (20.00%) Project Delivery
9 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
10 31 (17.71%) Telecoms
11 29 (16.57%) Programme Management
11 29 (16.57%) SC Cleared
11 29 (16.57%) Change Control
12 28 (16.00%) Degree
12 28 (16.00%) PMI
12 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
13 27 (15.43%) Change Management
13 27 (15.43%) Critical Success Factor
14 23 (13.14%) Migration
15 22 (12.57%) ITIL
16 21 (12.00%) Project Planning
17 20 (11.43%) Configuration Management
17 20 (11.43%) Management Information System
18 18 (10.29%) Matrix Management
18 18 (10.29%) Data Centre
18 18 (10.29%) Public Sector
19 17 (9.71%) PMP
20 15 (8.57%) Information Security
21 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
21 14 (8.00%) SharePoint

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 14 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (7.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.71%) AWS
1 10 (5.71%) Azure
2 6 (3.43%) Office 365
2 6 (3.43%) OneDrive
3 3 (1.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.00%) WAN
2 11 (6.29%) 2G
2 11 (6.29%) 3G
2 11 (6.29%) 4G
3 9 (5.14%) Firewall
4 8 (4.57%) DHCP
4 8 (4.57%) DNS
4 8 (4.57%) OSPF
4 8 (4.57%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (4.57%) Skype
5 7 (4.00%) MPLS
6 6 (3.43%) BGP
6 6 (3.43%) NetScaler
6 6 (3.43%) RIP
6 6 (3.43%) SAN
7 5 (2.86%) 5G
7 5 (2.86%) LAN
8 4 (2.29%) 2.5G
9 3 (1.71%) VLAN
9 3 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.57%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.29%) JIRA
General
1 50 (28.57%) Finance
2 31 (17.71%) Telecoms
3 18 (10.29%) Public Sector
4 6 (3.43%) Banking
4 6 (3.43%) Local Government
5 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Billing
6 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 2 (1.14%) Military
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 118 (67.43%) Project Manager
2 22 (12.57%) IT Manager
3 19 (10.86%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (6.29%) Analyst
4 11 (6.29%) Delivery Manager
5 10 (5.71%) Coordinator
5 10 (5.71%) OSS Project Manager
5 10 (5.71%) Project Coordinator
6 8 (4.57%) Business Analyst
6 8 (4.57%) Security Manager
6 8 (4.57%) Security Project Manager
6 8 (4.57%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.00%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 5 (2.86%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (2.86%) Migration Manager
9 5 (2.86%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.00%) PMI
2 20 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 18 (10.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.29%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.71%) e-Learning
6 3 (1.71%) NHS
6 3 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.57%) CCTV
8 1 (0.57%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.57%) e-Health
8 1 (0.57%) LIMS
8 1 (0.57%) PACS
8 1 (0.57%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.29%) Windows
2 6 (3.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.71%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 127 (72.57%) Project Management
3 61 (34.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (29.14%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (22.86%) Risk Management
6 35 (20.00%) Project Delivery
7 29 (16.57%) Change Control
7 29 (16.57%) Programme Management
8 27 (15.43%) Change Management
8 27 (15.43%) Critical Success Factor
9 23 (13.14%) Migration
10 22 (12.57%) ITIL
11 21 (12.00%) Project Planning
12 20 (11.43%) Configuration Management
13 18 (10.29%) Matrix Management
14 15 (8.57%) Information Security
15 11 (6.29%) Business Analysis
15 11 (6.29%) Cybersecurity
15 11 (6.29%) Project Governance
16 10 (5.71%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.86%) C
2 1 (0.57%) Python
2 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (25.14%) PMI Certification
2 32 (18.29%) Security Cleared
3 29 (16.57%) SC Cleared
4 28 (16.00%) Degree
5 17 (9.71%) PMP
6 13 (7.43%) ISEB
7 12 (6.86%) APMP
8 4 (2.29%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.71%) CISM
9 3 (1.71%) CISSP
9 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.14%) CCNA
10 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.14%) HNC
10 2 (1.14%) HND
10 2 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.57%) APMG
11 1 (0.57%) PgMP
11 1 (0.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.00%) PMO
2 4 (2.29%) QA
3 2 (1.14%) COBIT
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.43%) BitLocker
2 6 (3.43%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (3.43%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) SCCM
1 6 (3.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.71%) Cisco
3 9 (5.14%) Citrix
3 9 (5.14%) VMware
4 7 (4.00%) Remedy
5 6 (3.43%) Brocade
5 6 (3.43%) Hitachi
5 6 (3.43%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.29%) Oracle
7 3 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.71%) SAP
7 3 (1.71%) Virgin Media
8 2 (1.14%) Avaya
8 2 (1.14%) hybris
8 2 (1.14%) NetApp
9 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.57%) Dell
9 1 (0.57%) EMC
9 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.57%) Planview