Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 February 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 Practitioner
England > South West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 158 190
Rank change year-on-year 0 +32 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 36 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.70% 0.79% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 2.46% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 23
South West median daily rate £365 £390 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.41% -4.88% -8.89%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £315
90th Percentile £541 £499 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 0
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.67
% change year-on-year - -18.31% -20.79%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,356 1,751 2,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.38% 32.32% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 1,123 1,279
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £255
90th Percentile £597 £575 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 143 130
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £38.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% -5.52% +9.54%
10th Percentile £17.50 £14.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.67
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.77% +39.47%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the South West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Gloucestershire +13 15 £500 - 1
Bristol -12 10 £450 +15.38%
Cornwall - 5 £350 -
Wiltshire +5 2 £500 +25.00%
Devon +4 1 £365 +78.32%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 36 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (72.22%) Project Management
3 24 (66.67%) Finance
4 21 (58.33%) Risk Management
5 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (50.00%) Change Control
7 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (41.67%) Information Assurance
9 13 (36.11%) Requirements Management
10 12 (33.33%) Document Management
10 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
10 12 (33.33%) C
10 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (22.22%) Programme Management
11 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (19.44%) Change Management
13 6 (16.67%) Scrum
14 5 (13.89%) SFIA
14 5 (13.89%) PMO
15 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
15 4 (11.11%) Office 365
15 4 (11.11%) JIRA
15 4 (11.11%) QA
16 3 (8.33%) ITIL
16 3 (8.33%) Degree
16 3 (8.33%) CITP
16 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
16 3 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
16 3 (8.33%) Kanban

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Elite 3E
1 1 (2.78%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 11 (30.56%) Project Officer
3 10 (27.78%) Project Control Officer
4 3 (8.33%) Head of Design
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365 Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Governance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Head of Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) IT Change Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Project Governance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (72.22%) Project Management
3 21 (58.33%) Risk Management
4 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (50.00%) Change Control
6 16 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (41.67%) Information Assurance
8 13 (36.11%) Requirements Management
9 12 (33.33%) Document Management
10 8 (22.22%) Programme Management
10 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (19.44%) Change Management
12 6 (16.67%) Scrum
13 5 (13.89%) SFIA
14 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
15 3 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
15 3 (8.33%) Kanban
15 3 (8.33%) Prototyping
15 3 (8.33%) Scorecard
15 3 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) CISSP
3 3 (8.33%) CITP
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.33%) Master's Degree
3 3 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PMO
2 4 (11.11%) QA
3 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Single Sign-On