Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

PRINCE
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 328 283
Rank change year-on-year +8 -45 -65
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 51 57 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.41% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 68
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £137 £181 £307
90th Percentile £560 £538 £574
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South East median hourly rate £24.02 - £16.50
England median hourly rate £24.02 £25.69 £28.69
% change year-on-year -6.50% -10.46% +4.33%

PRINCE is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13836 13829 15777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.87% 82.62% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8286 8360 9398
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
10th Percentile £263 £251 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 551 603
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.65
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PRINCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the South East

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in the South East

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in the South East

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in the South East

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley -22 16 £500 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +18 14 £369 +15.23%
Berkshire +2 14 £500 +15.61%
Surrey -21 7 £555 +11.00% 1
East Sussex - 6 £273 -
West Sussex +1 3 £304 -32.54%
Kent -9 3 £130 -75.24% 1
Buckinghamshire -34 2 £450 +12.50% 1
Middlesex - 1 £530 -
PRINCE
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 South East region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 39 (76.47%) Project Management
2 37 (72.55%) PRINCE2
3 20 (39.22%) PMI Certification
4 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) PMP
6 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
7 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (17.65%) Change Management
9 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 8 (15.69%) Retail
11 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (13.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (13.73%) PMI
12 6 (11.76%) ITIL
12 6 (11.76%) Windows
12 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
12 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
12 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
13 5 (9.80%) Life Science
13 5 (9.80%) German Language
13 5 (9.80%) MS Project Server
13 5 (9.80%) Legal
13 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (9.80%) GxP
13 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
13 5 (9.80%) Scrum
13 5 (9.80%) Finance
13 5 (9.80%) PMO

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (9.80%) MS Project Server
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
2 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) TrackWise
2 2 (3.92%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DHCP
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
1 4 (7.84%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Retail
3 7 (13.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (9.80%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) German Language
4 5 (9.80%) Legal
5 4 (7.84%) Marketing
6 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.73%) IT Manager
2 7 (13.73%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Field Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) LIMS Manager
4 3 (5.88%) LIMS Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Support
5 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Junior
5 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) PMI
2 5 (9.80%) Life Science
3 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.84%) LIMS
4 2 (3.92%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) FMCG
4 2 (3.92%) NHS
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (76.47%) Project Management
2 37 (72.55%) PRINCE2
3 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (17.65%) Change Management
6 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.76%) ITIL
7 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
8 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (7.84%) Project Governance
9 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.88%) Coaching
10 3 (5.88%) CRM
10 3 (5.88%) ERP
10 3 (5.88%) PDM
10 3 (5.88%) Supplier Management
11 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C++
1 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
1 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) PMI Certification
2 14 (27.45%) PMP
3 12 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.92%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) GxP
1 5 (9.80%) PMO
2 4 (7.84%) GDPR
2 4 (7.84%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco
2 4 (7.84%) HP
2 4 (7.84%) LabWare
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Siebel
4 1 (1.96%) Epicor
4 1 (1.96%) Huawei
4 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.96%) Nokia
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) Sage
4 1 (1.96%) SAP