Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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 Certification
England > South East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 288 264 250
Rank change year-on-year -24 -14 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 98 100 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.63% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.61% 2.59% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 51 114
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -8.57%
10th Percentile £300 £259 £275
90th Percentile £521 £500 £538
England median daily rate £426 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +6.56% -4.76% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
South East median hourly rate £17.00 - £17.00
10th Percentile £16.00 - £16.00
90th Percentile £18.00 - £18.00
England median hourly rate £24.33 £22.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year +6.92% -4.21% -18.10%

PRINCE2 Certification 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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,754 3,855 5,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.45% 24.17% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,058 2,151 3,055
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.72% +0.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £236 £250 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £427 £415
% change year-on-year +5.39% +2.89% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 245 183
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.50% -20.00% +3.65%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £11.36
90th Percentile £52.05 £50.30 £52.25
England median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year -21.74% +6.48% +20.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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 -12 30 £435 -3.33% 1
West Sussex -8 23 £370 -6.33%
Surrey -25 22 £425 +4.62% 2
Hampshire -2 18 £456 +29.43% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 10 £469 +15.03% 1
Oxfordshire -6 10 £419 -6.94%
Berkshire -22 10 £375 -23.08%
Kent +18 2 - -
East Sussex -3 1 £425 +64.09%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 South East region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 97 (98.98%) PRINCE2
2 55 (56.12%) Project Management
3 47 (47.96%) Finance
4 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (29.59%) PMP
7 22 (22.45%) ITIL
7 22 (22.45%) Marketing
8 21 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 21 (21.43%) Degree
9 20 (20.41%) QA
9 20 (20.41%) PMI Certification
10 18 (18.37%) Resource Management
11 16 (16.33%) Matrix Organization
11 16 (16.33%) Migration
12 15 (15.31%) Management Information System
13 14 (14.29%) Business Analysis
13 14 (14.29%) PMO
14 12 (12.24%) Retail
14 12 (12.24%) CRM
15 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Project
15 11 (11.22%) Oracle
15 11 (11.22%) Scrum
16 10 (10.20%) Web Services
16 10 (10.20%) Waterfall
17 9 (9.18%) Mobile App
17 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
17 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
17 9 (9.18%) Citrix
17 9 (9.18%) PRINCE

PRINCE2 Certification
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 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.04%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) BlueKai
3 3 (3.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Basecamp
5 1 (1.02%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) LAN
1 7 (7.14%) WAN
2 5 (5.10%) SAN
3 3 (3.06%) Extranet
3 3 (3.06%) Internet
3 3 (3.06%) Intranet
4 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.04%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) VoIP
5 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
1 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
General
1 47 (47.96%) Finance
2 22 (22.45%) Marketing
3 12 (12.24%) Retail
4 7 (7.14%) Legal
5 4 (4.08%) Billing
6 3 (3.06%) Banking
7 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (72.45%) Project Manager
2 23 (23.47%) IT Manager
3 19 (19.39%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (11.22%) Coordinator
4 11 (11.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (11.22%) Project Coordinator
5 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (9.18%) Senior Manager
5 9 (9.18%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (8.16%) Senior IT Manager
6 8 (8.16%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Project Coordinator
7 6 (6.12%) Technical Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Software Project Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Delivery Project Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Software Delivery Project Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.02%) EDI
2 1 (1.02%) Middleware
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.18%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.12%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.08%) User Experience
5 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.06%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.04%) CCTV
7 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.02%) EPoS
7 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.02%) PKI
7 1 (1.02%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Solaris
1 5 (5.10%) Unix
1 5 (5.10%) Windows
2 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (98.98%) PRINCE2
2 55 (56.12%) Project Management
3 38 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (22.45%) ITIL
6 21 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 18 (18.37%) Resource Management
8 16 (16.33%) Matrix Organization
8 16 (16.33%) Migration
9 14 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 12 (12.24%) CRM
11 11 (11.22%) Scrum
12 10 (10.20%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
13 9 (9.18%) Facilities Management
13 9 (9.18%) PRINCE
14 8 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (8.16%) Risk Assessment
15 7 (7.14%) Change Management
15 7 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.02%) SQL
1 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) PMP
2 21 (21.43%) Degree
3 20 (20.41%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) ISEB
5 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.04%) MCP
5 2 (2.04%) MCSE
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.02%) MCSA
6 1 (1.02%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.41%) QA
2 14 (14.29%) PMO
3 7 (7.14%) GDPR
4 2 (2.04%) SLA
5 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Oracle
2 9 (9.18%) Citrix
3 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.16%) VMware
4 6 (6.12%) NetApp
5 5 (5.10%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco
7 2 (2.04%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.02%) Altiris
8 1 (1.02%) Capita