The median contractor rate for a PRINCE2 Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Project Manager - PRINCE2
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 543 583 538
Rank change year-on-year +40 -45  
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 45 37 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.075% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.079% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 70
Median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £556 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.16% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £21.83 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.18% -52.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £21.83 £45.50
% change year-on-year +106.18% -52.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Project Manager in England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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 +6 17 £438 -7.89% 2
East of England -2 7 £475 +8.57%
South East +9 6 £411 -2.72% 3
South West +5 4 £448 +11.18%
West Midlands - 4 £491 - 1
North West +23 3 £398 +6.00%
Yorkshire +25 2 £400 +45.45%
East Midlands -6 2 - -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, PRINCE2 Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 69 (73.40%) Project Management
3 32 (34.04%) Finance
4 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (25.53%) PMI Certification
6 23 (24.47%) PMI
7 21 (22.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
8 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Project
8 19 (20.21%) PMP
9 18 (19.15%) ITIL
10 17 (18.09%) Migration
11 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
12 14 (14.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (13.83%) Scrum
13 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
14 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (12.77%) Change Management
15 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
16 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
17 8 (8.51%) Programme Management
17 8 (8.51%) PRINCE
17 8 (8.51%) APMP
18 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
18 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (7.45%) Banking
19 6 (6.38%) Logistics
19 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
19 6 (6.38%) LAN

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) Confluence
2 1 (1.06%) Documentum
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.06%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.06%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) LAN
2 5 (5.32%) WAN
3 4 (4.26%) IP Telephony
3 4 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.19%) VoIP
5 2 (2.13%) MPLS
6 1 (1.06%) BGP
6 1 (1.06%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.06%) ICMP
6 1 (1.06%) Internet
6 1 (1.06%) IPv4
6 1 (1.06%) IPv6
6 1 (1.06%) OSPF
6 1 (1.06%) RIP
6 1 (1.06%) SMS
6 1 (1.06%) SMTP
6 1 (1.06%) SNMP
6 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.13%) Big Data
1 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.32%) Automotive
5 4 (4.26%) Retail
6 3 (3.19%) Advertising
6 3 (3.19%) Law
6 3 (3.19%) Marketing
7 2 (2.13%) Electronics
7 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.06%) Games
8 1 (1.06%) German Language
8 1 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.47%) PMI
2 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.13%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Fintech
6 1 (1.06%) FMCG
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (1.06%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 69 (73.40%) Project Management
3 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.15%) ITIL
5 17 (18.09%) Migration
6 13 (13.83%) Scrum
7 12 (12.77%) Change Management
7 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.51%) PRINCE
9 8 (8.51%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.38%) Logistics
11 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.32%) Project Governance
12 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
12 5 (5.32%) Resource Management
12 5 (5.32%) Software Delivery
13 4 (4.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) Java
2 2 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (25.53%) PMI Certification
2 21 (22.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 19 (20.21%) PMP
4 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
5 14 (14.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
7 8 (8.51%) APMP
8 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
9 5 (5.32%) Degree
10 4 (4.26%) CCNP
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.06%) CAPM
11 1 (1.06%) CCDP
11 1 (1.06%) CCIE
11 1 (1.06%) CISM
11 1 (1.06%) CISSP
11 1 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) PMO
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.06%) MiFID
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) SAP
3 5 (5.32%) Citrix
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle
6 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.06%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.06%) Informatica
7 1 (1.06%) Juniper
7 1 (1.06%) Mercator
7 1 (1.06%) Nortel
7 1 (1.06%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.06%) Redback
7 1 (1.06%) Siemens
7 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.06%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.06%) Workday