Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a PRINCE2 Project Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Project Manager - PRINCE2
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 344 357
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 -6
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 20 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.092% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.098% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 20
South East median daily rate £463 £415 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.45% -4.05% -1.14%
10th Percentile £335 £300 £346
90th Percentile £575 £502 £471
England median daily rate £450 £420 £438
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.00% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,277 14,302 17,346
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 93.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,133 8,456 10,233
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 560 741 889
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.29 £10.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the South East

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the South East

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the South East

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the South East

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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 -16 6 £419 -5.90% 2
Hampshire +8 5 £340 +11.48%
West Sussex - 5 £475 -
Berkshire - 4 £400 - 2
Surrey -26 3 £575 +38.55%
Oxfordshire -7 2 £600 +22.45%
East Sussex - 1 £550 -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
England

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, PRINCE2 Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) PMP
4 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (20.00%) SCCM
6 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) 2G
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) LTE
7 3 (15.00%) 4G
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) 2G
1 3 (15.00%) 4G
1 3 (15.00%) LTE
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) System Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Contract Management
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Quote-to-Cash
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (30.00%) PMP
4 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix