Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 264 268 234
Rank change year-on-year +4 -34 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 101 93 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.60% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 2.28% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 126
South East median daily rate £461 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.31% -1.91% -1.74%
10th Percentile £300 £210 £258
90th Percentile £575 £493 £534
England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.66%
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 £23.75 £29.78 £27.50
% change year-on-year -20.24% +8.28% -32.93%

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 3,692 4,087 5,078
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.47% 26.57% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,002 2,356 3,053
South East median daily rate £425 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% +2.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £255
90th Percentile £565 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 260 203
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -44.44% +60.00%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £52.50 £59.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% +24.44%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -30 31 £393 -8.72% 2
West Sussex +14 30 £425 - 1
Hampshire +7 25 £463 +31.21% 2
Berkshire -13 13 £393 -1.88% 1
Surrey -25 11 £560 +40.00% 1
Oxfordshire -4 10 £419 -11.84%
Buckinghamshire +1 8 £388 -3.73% 1
Kent +7 2 - - 1
East Sussex -2 1 £425 +64.09% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 98 (97.03%) PRINCE2
2 54 (53.47%) Project Management
3 40 (39.60%) Finance
4 39 (38.61%) PMP
5 38 (37.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (32.67%) PMI Certification
7 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (23.76%) Project Planning
9 23 (22.77%) ITIL
9 23 (22.77%) Degree
10 22 (21.78%) QA
11 20 (19.80%) PMO
11 20 (19.80%) Retail
12 17 (16.83%) Management Information System
13 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Project
13 15 (14.85%) Marketing
14 14 (13.86%) Matrix Organization
15 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
16 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce
16 12 (11.88%) Resource Management
17 11 (10.89%) CRM
17 11 (10.89%) Migration
18 10 (9.90%) PRINCE
18 10 (9.90%) Waterfall
19 9 (8.91%) Mobile App
19 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
19 9 (8.91%) Web Services
19 9 (8.91%) Facilities Management
20 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
20 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared

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 (2.97%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.96%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) SaaS
3 2 (1.98%) IaaS
3 2 (1.98%) PaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (1.98%) Skype
1 2 (1.98%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) SAN
2 1 (0.99%) VoIP
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 20 (19.80%) Retail
3 15 (14.85%) Marketing
4 6 (5.94%) Legal
5 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.96%) Billing
6 4 (3.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 70 (69.31%) Project Manager
2 17 (16.83%) IT Manager
2 17 (16.83%) IT Project Manager
3 11 (10.89%) Senior Manager
3 11 (10.89%) Senior Project Manager
4 10 (9.90%) Coordinator
4 10 (9.90%) Project Coordinator
5 8 (7.92%) Senior IT Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Senior Project Coordinator
6 6 (5.94%) Web Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Web Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce Manager
9 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Web Services
2 2 (1.98%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.91%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) PMI
4 3 (2.97%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) CCTV
6 1 (0.99%) EPoS
6 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.99%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.99%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Android
1 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.98%) Linux
1 2 (1.98%) Unix
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.99%) Solaris
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (97.03%) PRINCE2
2 54 (53.47%) Project Management
3 38 (37.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (23.76%) Project Planning
6 23 (22.77%) ITIL
7 14 (13.86%) Matrix Organization
8 13 (12.87%) Business Analysis
9 12 (11.88%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.88%) Resource Management
10 11 (10.89%) CRM
10 11 (10.89%) Migration
11 10 (9.90%) PRINCE
11 10 (9.90%) Waterfall
12 9 (8.91%) Facilities Management
13 7 (6.93%) Change Management
13 7 (6.93%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (6.93%) Scrum
14 6 (5.94%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) PHP
2 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (38.61%) PMP
2 33 (32.67%) PMI Certification
3 23 (22.77%) Degree
4 8 (7.92%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.96%) ISEB
6 4 (3.96%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCDP
8 2 (1.98%) CCNP
8 2 (1.98%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CISM
8 2 (1.98%) CISSP
8 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.98%) MCP
8 2 (1.98%) MCSE
8 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.78%) QA
2 20 (19.80%) PMO
3 6 (5.94%) GDPR
4 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) XenApp
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Citrix
2 5 (4.95%) Trend Micro
3 4 (3.96%) Cisco
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle
3 4 (3.96%) VMware
4 3 (2.97%) Demandware
4 3 (2.97%) NetApp
4 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.98%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.99%) Nimble Storage