Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 277 241
Rank change year-on-year +12 -36 -61
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 112 106 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.64% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 2.46% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 86 119
South East median daily rate £433 £368 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.69% -16.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £275 £288 £309
90th Percentile £563 £519 £506
England median daily rate £425 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.36% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median hourly rate - £17.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.66% -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% -20.00% -

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 3730 4311 5190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.15% 25.85% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2118 2636 3090
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £212 £252 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 223 250
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £27.80 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.64% -10.03% +81.76%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.88 £11.98
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.80 £51.79
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +26.32%

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 23 November 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 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 23 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 -7 34 £450 +15.38% 9
West Sussex +7 31 £430 +4.24% 1
Hampshire +15 17 £375 +17.19% 2
Surrey -15 16 £545 +47.30%
Buckinghamshire -17 16 £440 +12.82% 5
Berkshire -7 13 £450 +18.03% 1
Oxfordshire -2 5 £460 +15.00% 3
East Sussex +1 4 £425 +19.38%
Sussex 0 4 £450 -
Middlesex +5 1 £530 +46.21%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 107 (95.54%) PRINCE2
2 43 (38.39%) Project Management
3 40 (35.71%) PMP
3 40 (35.71%) PMI Certification
4 38 (33.93%) ITIL
5 29 (25.89%) Degree
6 28 (25.00%) Finance
6 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (23.21%) Management Information System
7 26 (23.21%) PMO
8 20 (17.86%) QA
9 19 (16.96%) Telecoms
10 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Project
11 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (13.39%) Change Management
12 15 (13.39%) Project Planning
12 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
13 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
14 12 (10.71%) Change Control
15 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
15 11 (9.82%) Resource Management
15 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared
15 11 (9.82%) ISEB
15 11 (9.82%) Migration
15 11 (9.82%) Critical Path Analysis
15 11 (9.82%) Matrix Organization
16 10 (8.93%) Retail
16 10 (8.93%) PRINCE
16 10 (8.93%) Windows
17 9 (8.04%) Supplier 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 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Office 365
2 4 (3.57%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Firewall
2 4 (3.57%) IPv4
2 4 (3.57%) IPv6
3 2 (1.79%) DHCP
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) Intranet
3 2 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.79%) LAN
3 2 (1.79%) SAN
3 2 (1.79%) Skype
3 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.89%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (0.89%) LTE
4 1 (0.89%) SMS
4 1 (0.89%) TETRA
4 1 (0.89%) VoIP
4 1 (0.89%) WAN
4 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.89%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
General
1 28 (25.00%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.93%) Retail
4 5 (4.46%) German Language
5 4 (3.57%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (1.79%) Publishing
7 1 (0.89%) Billing
7 1 (0.89%) Electronics
7 1 (0.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (61.61%) Project Manager
2 21 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 18 (16.07%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (9.82%) Senior Manager
4 11 (9.82%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Senior IT Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Test Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.46%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.46%) GDPR Project Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Implementation Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Implementation Project Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Project Implementation Manager
6 5 (4.46%) Telecoms Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Analyst
7 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) J2EE
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) PMI
4 4 (3.57%) NHS
5 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Windows
2 5 (4.46%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.68%) Android
3 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.89%) Linux
5 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (95.54%) PRINCE2
2 43 (38.39%) Project Management
3 38 (33.93%) ITIL
4 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.39%) Change Management
6 15 (13.39%) Project Planning
7 12 (10.71%) Change Control
8 11 (9.82%) Critical Path Analysis
8 11 (9.82%) Matrix Organization
8 11 (9.82%) Migration
8 11 (9.82%) Resource Management
8 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.93%) PRINCE
10 9 (8.04%) Supplier Management
11 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.14%) Data Migration
12 7 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (5.36%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.79%) PHP
2 1 (0.89%) C
2 1 (0.89%) Java
2 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (35.71%) PMI Certification
1 40 (35.71%) PMP
2 29 (25.89%) Degree
3 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
4 11 (9.82%) ISEB
4 11 (9.82%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.36%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.68%) CCNA
7 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.68%) MCSE
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.79%) MCSA
9 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.21%) PMO
2 20 (17.86%) QA
3 6 (5.36%) GDPR
4 1 (0.89%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle
3 2 (1.79%) Citrix
3 2 (1.79%) Demandware
3 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (0.89%) Apple
4 1 (0.89%) Arqiva
4 1 (0.89%) Cerner
4 1 (0.89%) Planview
4 1 (0.89%) VMware