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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE
England / South East
Rank 206 229 195
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 34 36 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.48% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 39
Median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -19.19%  

PRINCE 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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6306 7493 7783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.55% 81.26% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3647 4607 4279
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 268 276
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +19.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 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
Surrey +14 7 £288 -42.21% 1
Berkshire +20 6 £200 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £475 +21.79%
Kent - 5 £425 -
Hampshire +8 4 £600 +97.53% 4
Oxfordshire -8 4 £444 +4.41%
West Sussex -1 1 £313 -35.56%
Middlesex - 1 £550 -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 42 (68.85%) PRINCE2
2 34 (55.74%) Project Management
3 22 (36.07%) Finance
4 19 (31.15%) PMP
5 16 (26.23%) PMI Certification
6 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.39%) ITIL
8 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.11%) Migration
10 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
10 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
10 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
11 7 (11.48%) Retail
11 7 (11.48%) Degree
12 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
12 6 (9.84%) Change Management
12 6 (9.84%) Windows
13 5 (8.20%) MS Project
13 5 (8.20%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (8.20%) Scrum
13 5 (8.20%) SDLC
13 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
13 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
13 5 (8.20%) Change Control
14 4 (6.56%) JSP 440
14 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
14 4 (6.56%) Marketing

PRINCE
Top Related 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 3 (4.92%) CMS
1 3 (4.92%) Documentum
2 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Project
3 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Maximo
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) LAN
2 3 (4.92%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) 2G
3 1 (1.64%) 3G
3 1 (1.64%) 4G
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.64%) LTE
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) Skype
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (1.64%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.48%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Billing
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.92%) Local Government
6 2 (3.28%) Legal
7 1 (1.64%) Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Electronics
7 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.75%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Coordinator
4 4 (6.56%) Junior
4 4 (6.56%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Programme Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Project Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Documentum Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Migration Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (4.92%) Solvency II Business Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Digital Programme Manager
6 2 (3.28%) System Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.64%) CESG
5 1 (1.64%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Solaris
5 1 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) PRINCE2
2 34 (55.74%) Project Management
3 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.39%) ITIL
5 9 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.11%) Migration
6 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.84%) Change Management
8 5 (8.20%) Change Control
8 5 (8.20%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.20%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) SDLC
9 4 (6.56%) CRM
9 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) B2B
10 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) PMP
2 16 (26.23%) PMI Certification
3 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (11.48%) Degree
5 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.64%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (1.64%) BICSI RCDD
8 1 (1.64%) CCNA
8 1 (1.64%) CISA
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CISM
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.64%) MCSE
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) JSP 440
1 4 (6.56%) PMO
2 3 (4.92%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
2 3 (4.92%) Virgin Media
2 3 (4.92%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.28%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) Huawei
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) BT
4 1 (1.64%) Casewise
4 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.64%) Juniper
4 1 (1.64%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.64%) Software AG
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