The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
South East / Kent
Rank 26 47 23
Rank change year-on-year +21 -24  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 16 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.42% 1.74% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 2.28% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Median daily rate £513 £563 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £600 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 351 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.08% 76.14% 73.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 270 108
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.89% +325.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Kent

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Kent

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Kent over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Kent

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Kent

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Maidstone 0 3 £494 -10.22%
Margate - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £430 -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 Kent region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (14.81%) PMP
5 4 (14.81%) Local Government
5 4 (14.81%) Investment Management
5 4 (14.81%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (14.81%) Workday
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) SSADM
7 2 (7.41%) MS Project
7 2 (7.41%) SAP
7 2 (7.41%) ISO 9000
7 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Line Management
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Order to Cash
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Implementation

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (7.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Local Government
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Programme Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Workday Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Workday Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Workday Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Workday Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Investment Management
4 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
4 4 (14.81%) Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Order to Cash
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) SSADM
7 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PMP
1 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) APMP
2 1 (3.70%) CBAP
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
1 4 (14.81%) Workday
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Huawei
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media
3 1 (3.70%) VMware