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 3 months to 25 June 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 119 119
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 15 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.56% 0.61% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.78% 1.81% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 22
Median daily rate £405 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £416 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +4.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  

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 West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 844 993 859
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.49% 33.67% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 608 512
Median daily rate £425 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £598 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 43 47
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -30.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £21.88 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Bristol -1 11 £370 +2.06% 2
Devon - 2 £386 -
Gloucestershire -1 1 - -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 42 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 30 (71.43%) Project Management
3 21 (50.00%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) Change Control
5 10 (23.81%) APMP
5 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
8 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (14.29%) C
8 6 (14.29%) Document Management
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (11.90%) Service Management
10 4 (9.52%) Change Management
10 4 (9.52%) DSDM
10 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
11 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
11 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.14%) Office 365
11 3 (7.14%) Linked Data
11 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
11 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
11 3 (7.14%) ITIL

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:

Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) GIS
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (69.05%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Project Officer
2 6 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
2 6 (14.29%) Support Officer
3 5 (11.90%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Product Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Project Office Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.14%) Linked Data
2 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 30 (71.43%) Project Management
3 14 (33.33%) Change Control
4 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.29%) Document Management
7 6 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
9 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) DSDM
9 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.14%) ITIL
10 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) APMP
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.76%) PMP
5 1 (2.38%) APMG
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MAPM
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft