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 3 months to 28 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 165 195
Rank change year-on-year -30 +30  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 59 103 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 1.11% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.66% 4.02% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 71 45
Median daily rate £384 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.06% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £259 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.59% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2217 2564 2718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.29% 27.64% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1327 1581 1396
Median daily rate £409 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 109 110
Median hourly rate £27.38 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 £62.30 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 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
West Sussex +15 11 £380 -10.58%
Berkshire +15 10 £375 -9.09% 1
Oxfordshire -6 10 £475 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £403 -4.16% 1
Surrey +14 7 £400 -11.84%
Hampshire -11 6 £389 +7.61% 4
East Sussex +6 5 £259 -7.33% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 101 (98.06%) PRINCE2
2 45 (43.69%) Project Management
3 29 (28.16%) Finance
4 25 (24.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (16.50%) PMP
5 17 (16.50%) PMI Certification
5 17 (16.50%) ITIL
5 17 (16.50%) Degree
6 16 (15.53%) Migration
7 14 (13.59%) Management Information System
7 14 (13.59%) PRINCE
8 13 (12.62%) PMO
9 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
10 11 (10.68%) MS Project
11 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
11 10 (9.71%) QA
12 8 (7.77%) Supplier Management
12 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
12 8 (7.77%) MS Office
12 8 (7.77%) Change Management
13 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
13 7 (6.80%) Oracle
13 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
14 6 (5.83%) Cisco
14 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
14 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
15 5 (4.85%) Banking
15 5 (4.85%) Critical Path Analysis
15 5 (4.85%) Programme Management

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 3 (2.91%) CMS
2 2 (1.94%) Documentum
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.97%) Drupal
3 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Project
2 8 (7.77%) MS Office
3 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Maximo
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.97%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) Office 365
3 2 (1.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.97%) IaaS
4 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) LAN
1 4 (3.88%) WAN
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.91%) VoIP
3 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 2 (1.94%) MPLS
3 2 (1.94%) PSTN
3 2 (1.94%) VPN
4 1 (0.97%) DWDM
4 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.97%) SDH
4 1 (0.97%) Skype
4 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MSI
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.88%) Publishing
6 3 (2.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Marketing
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
8 1 (0.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.97%) French Language
8 1 (0.97%) Front Office
8 1 (0.97%) German Language
8 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (71.84%) Project Manager
2 10 (9.71%) Analyst
3 8 (7.77%) Business Analyst
3 8 (7.77%) IT Manager
4 6 (5.83%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Coordinator
5 5 (4.85%) Programme Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (4.85%) Technical Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Business Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Senior Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Development Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Development Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 3 (2.91%) Project Analyst
7 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.97%) CCTV
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.97%) EMV
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) SCADA
6 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) VMS
2 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (98.06%) PRINCE2
2 45 (43.69%) Project Management
3 25 (24.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (16.50%) ITIL
5 16 (15.53%) Migration
6 14 (13.59%) PRINCE
7 8 (7.77%) Change Management
7 8 (7.77%) Supplier Management
8 5 (4.85%) Change Control
8 5 (4.85%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.85%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.85%) Resource Management
8 5 (4.85%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.88%) Business Analysis
9 4 (3.88%) Content Management
9 4 (3.88%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.88%) Service Management
9 4 (3.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Java
2 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
1 17 (16.50%) PMI Certification
1 17 (16.50%) PMP
2 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) ISEB
5 3 (2.91%) APMP
5 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.97%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (0.97%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.97%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) PMO
2 10 (9.71%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) GDPR
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.97%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) SCCM
2 1 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.80%) Oracle
2 6 (5.83%) Cisco
3 3 (2.91%) IBM
4 2 (1.94%) Aastra
4 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
4 2 (1.94%) F5
4 2 (1.94%) MobileIron
4 2 (1.94%) OpenText
4 2 (1.94%) Tumbleweed
4 2 (1.94%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe
5 1 (0.97%) Casewise
5 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.97%) HP
5 1 (0.97%) SAP
5 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
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