The median contractor rate for a PRINCE2 Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 270 243
Rank change year-on-year +26 -27  
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 13 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Median daily rate £500 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +13.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £393 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £21.83 £35.75
% change year-on-year +152.00% -38.95%  

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

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7779 9315 9441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 93.96% 95.53% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4425 5716 5158
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 378 461
Median hourly rate £17.73 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 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
Oxfordshire -4 4 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £413 -2.82% 1
Hampshire +11 2 £434 -9.16% 1
East Sussex - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 £425 - 1
PRINCE2 Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (80.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Migration
6 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
6 8 (32.00%) Change Management
6 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (28.00%) PMI
7 7 (28.00%) PMP
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (16.00%) Office 365
9 4 (16.00%) Public Cloud
9 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (16.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
9 4 (16.00%) Logistics
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.00%) QA
10 3 (12.00%) Resource Allocation
10 3 (12.00%) Customer-Centric Approach

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) PMI
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (80.00%) Project Management
3 10 (40.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) Migration
5 8 (32.00%) Change Management
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Logistics
7 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 3 (12.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (12.00%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Application Rationalisation
9 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Critical Success Factor
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) PMI Certification
1 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (28.00%) PMP
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) APMP
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PMO
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.00%) NEC
3 1 (4.00%) Workday