Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 318 261 260
Rank change year-on-year -57 -1 -33
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 62 112 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.66% 3.04% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 75 75
South East median daily rate £450 £460 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +27.78% -15.29%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £277
90th Percentile £604 £575 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £31.37 £57.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -45.44% +112.96% -1.82%

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 3,737 3,687 3,985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.35% 22.49% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,104 2,070 2,436
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.68% +1.81%
10th Percentile £250 £221 £260
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 189 221
South East median hourly rate £36.25 £25.69 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.11% +11.70% -36.11%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £49.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £27.53 £23.88 £26.00
% change year-on-year +15.31% -8.17% -3.70%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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
Surrey -13 21 £574 +5.28% 1
Thames Valley +11 17 £475 +46.15% 4
Hampshire -45 15 £394 -4.83% 4
Berkshire +1 9 £436 +34.23% 1
West Sussex -31 6 £444 -6.58%
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £500 +66.67% 2
Oxfordshire +25 3 £550 - 1
East Sussex -9 2 £413 -2.94%
Middlesex +10 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 61 (98.39%) PRINCE2
2 26 (41.94%) Project Management
3 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.26%) Finance
5 15 (24.19%) ITIL
6 13 (20.97%) PMI Certification
7 12 (19.35%) PMP
7 12 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (17.74%) PRINCE
8 11 (17.74%) Matrix Organization
9 10 (16.13%) PMO
9 10 (16.13%) Migration
10 9 (14.52%) Marketing
10 9 (14.52%) Resource Management
10 9 (14.52%) QA
11 8 (12.90%) Degree
11 8 (12.90%) Change Management
11 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
12 7 (11.29%) Retail
12 7 (11.29%) User Experience
13 6 (9.68%) Driving Licence
13 6 (9.68%) Project Planning
13 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
13 6 (9.68%) Supplier Management
13 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
13 6 (9.68%) CRM
14 5 (8.06%) Service Management
14 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
14 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
14 5 (8.06%) Oracle

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 (1.61%) Confluence
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.84%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) BlueKai
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Broadband
1 2 (3.23%) LAN
1 2 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.61%) Extranet
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) EDMS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Marketing
3 7 (11.29%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.61%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Project Manager
2 23 (37.10%) IT Manager
3 17 (27.42%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (9.68%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Digital Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Implementation Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Systems Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps Manager
6 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Pensions Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Junior
7 3 (4.84%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Salesforce Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Data Migration Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Marketing Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Driving Licence
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) PMI
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) NHS
6 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Android
1 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (98.39%) PRINCE2
2 26 (41.94%) Project Management
3 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (24.19%) ITIL
5 12 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (17.74%) Matrix Organization
6 11 (17.74%) PRINCE
7 10 (16.13%) Migration
8 9 (14.52%) Resource Management
9 8 (12.90%) Change Management
9 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.68%) CRM
10 6 (9.68%) Project Planning
10 6 (9.68%) Supplier Management
11 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (8.06%) Service Management
11 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.45%) Kanban
12 4 (6.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.97%) PMI Certification
2 12 (19.35%) PMP
3 8 (12.90%) Degree
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) APMG
6 1 (1.61%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (1.61%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.61%) MBA
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) PMO
2 9 (14.52%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix
2 4 (6.45%) Demandware
2 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.45%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) NetApp
4 1 (1.61%) Nimble Storage