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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 201 198
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 42 69 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 2.73% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 41
Median daily rate £413 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £310 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -8.53% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

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 1871 2528 2322
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 24.13% 28.11% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1028 1481 1310
Median daily rate £405 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 100 118
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.06 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.18% +11.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.18 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

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 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 +20 9 £413 -10.81%
Berkshire +22 8 £450 +5.88%
Surrey +7 7 £413 -2.94% 1
Buckinghamshire -33 4 £438 +7.87% 1
East Sussex +5 3 £190 -48.01%
Oxfordshire -15 3 £360 -10.00%
Hampshire +4 1 £350 -8.19% 4
Sussex 0 1 £450 -
Kent -3 1 £450 -16.27%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 100 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 45 (45.00%) Project Management
3 31 (31.00%) Finance
4 27 (27.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (26.00%) PMP
6 25 (25.00%) PMI Certification
7 21 (21.00%) ITIL
7 21 (21.00%) Management Information System
7 21 (21.00%) PMO
8 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (18.00%) Migration
9 18 (18.00%) Degree
10 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
11 15 (15.00%) PRINCE
11 15 (15.00%) QA
12 13 (13.00%) Project Planning
13 11 (11.00%) Critical Path Analysis
14 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (9.00%) Resource Management
15 7 (7.00%) Supplier Management
15 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
15 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
15 7 (7.00%) Change Control
15 7 (7.00%) Data Centre
15 7 (7.00%) Change Management
15 7 (7.00%) ISEB
16 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
16 6 (6.00%) Publishing
16 6 (6.00%) Matrix Organization
16 6 (6.00%) Feasibility Study

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 (2.00%) CMS
1 2 (2.00%) Documentum
1 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) Drupal
2 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Maximo
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Business One
3 1 (1.00%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Office 365
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) PSTN
2 2 (2.00%) Skype
2 2 (2.00%) VoIP
2 2 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MSI
General
1 31 (31.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Publishing
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (71.00%) Project Manager
2 13 (13.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) IT Manager
4 10 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.00%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Manager
5 9 (9.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Implementation Project Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Junior
7 4 (4.00%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Project Implementation Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Senior IT Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 3 (3.00%) HR Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Office 365 Manager
8 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) EDI
1 2 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.00%) NHS
5 2 (2.00%) CCTV
5 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.00%) FMCG
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) EPoS
6 1 (1.00%) PMI
6 1 (1.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.00%) VMS
3 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 45 (45.00%) Project Management
3 27 (27.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (21.00%) ITIL
5 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.00%) Migration
7 15 (15.00%) PRINCE
8 13 (13.00%) Project Planning
9 11 (11.00%) Critical Path Analysis
10 9 (9.00%) Resource Management
11 7 (7.00%) Change Control
11 7 (7.00%) Change Management
11 7 (7.00%) Data Migration
11 7 (7.00%) Supplier Management
12 6 (6.00%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.00%) Feasibility Study
12 6 (6.00%) Kanban
12 6 (6.00%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (6.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.00%) C
1 1 (1.00%) Java
1 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (26.00%) PMP
2 25 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 18 (18.00%) Degree
4 7 (7.00%) ISEB
4 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) APMP
7 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.00%) PMO
2 15 (15.00%) QA
3 3 (3.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
3 3 (3.00%) IBM
3 3 (3.00%) SAP
4 2 (2.00%) Aastra
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco
4 2 (2.00%) OpenText
4 2 (2.00%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.00%) Adobe
5 1 (1.00%) Casewise
5 1 (1.00%) Cerner
5 1 (1.00%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.00%) Demandware
5 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
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