The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England / South East
Rank 200 223 191
Rank change year-on-year +23 -32  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 45 39 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.43% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 1.54% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 52
Median daily rate £416 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.06% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £414 £413
% change year-on-year -1.87% +0.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -40.21% +67.27%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 2196 2527 2652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.34% 27.61% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1559 1377
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 105 104
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £62.75 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South East

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South East

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South East

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South East

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire +11 15 £310 -21.26% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 11 £415 +6.41%
Berkshire +27 7 £450 -10.00%
West Sussex +6 6 £427 +8.72% 1
Surrey +16 3 £525 +10.52%
Oxfordshire -8 2 £525 +13.51% 3
Kent - 1 £430 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 72 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 57 (79.17%) Project Management
3 35 (48.61%) Finance
4 21 (29.17%) MS Office
5 18 (25.00%) MS Project
6 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
6 17 (23.61%) Risk Management
7 16 (22.22%) ITIL
7 16 (22.22%) QA
8 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
8 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 13 (18.06%) Billing
9 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (16.67%) Supplier Management
10 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 12 (16.67%) IT Strategy
11 11 (15.28%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
11 11 (15.28%) APMP
11 11 (15.28%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (12.50%) Logistics
12 9 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
13 8 (11.11%) Degree
13 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 8 (11.11%) C
14 7 (9.72%) SAP
14 7 (9.72%) PMP
14 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
14 7 (9.72%) Public Cloud

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related 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 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) MS Office
2 18 (25.00%) MS Project
3 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Maximo
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.39%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.39%) VoIP
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) GIS
2 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.39%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 35 (48.61%) Finance
2 13 (18.06%) Billing
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (91.67%) Project Manager
2 21 (29.17%) IT Manager
2 21 (29.17%) IT Project Manager
3 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Technical Manager
5 7 (9.72%) Technical Project Manager
6 6 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (6.94%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.56%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) SAP Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Cisco Project Manager
9 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Applications Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) .NET
1 2 (2.78%) HTML
1 2 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.72%) Public Cloud
3 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 57 (79.17%) Project Management
3 17 (23.61%) Risk Management
4 16 (22.22%) ITIL
5 13 (18.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.67%) IT Strategy
6 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 12 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 11 (15.28%) Matrix Organization
7 11 (15.28%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (12.50%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 9 (12.50%) Logistics
9 7 (9.72%) Mathematics
10 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.94%) Line Management
11 5 (6.94%) Project Governance
11 5 (6.94%) Project Planning
12 4 (5.56%) Change Control
12 4 (5.56%) Escalation Management
12 4 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) C
2 3 (4.17%) SQL
3 2 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 15 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) APMP
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) PMP
5 6 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.17%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CCA
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) SAP
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco
5 3 (4.17%) Ariba
5 3 (4.17%) Concur
6 2 (2.78%) ESRI
6 2 (2.78%) Syclo
6 2 (2.78%) webMethods
7 1 (1.39%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.39%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) hybris
7 1 (1.39%) IBM
7 1 (1.39%) Pega
7 1 (1.39%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.39%) Siebel
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