The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 160 173 190
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 39 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 22
Average daily rate
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£485 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £240 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.03 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-61.25% +1.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4384 5386 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.55% 76.01% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3259 4028 4332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.90 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
PRINCE
London

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the City of London region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the City of London region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE.

1 43 (53.75%) PRINCE2
2 39 (48.75%) Project Management
3 28 (35.00%) Finance
4 24 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (27.50%) ITIL
6 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (15.00%) Degree
8 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
8 11 (13.75%) PMI Certification
9 10 (12.50%) Change Management
10 9 (11.25%) Banking
11 8 (10.00%) Scrum
11 8 (10.00%) Risk Management
11 8 (10.00%) Service Management
11 8 (10.00%) PMI
11 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
12 7 (8.75%) MS Project
12 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
12 7 (8.75%) Local Government
12 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
13 6 (7.50%) Linux
13 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
14 5 (6.25%) LAN
14 5 (6.25%) SAN
14 5 (6.25%) Oracle
14 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
14 5 (6.25%) Retail
14 5 (6.25%) VMware

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.25%) WordPress
3 1 (1.25%) Drupal
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.75%) MS Project
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) FastStats
3 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Academy Housing
1 3 (3.75%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 2 (2.50%) SiteCatalyst
2 2 (2.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.50%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.25%) CA Clarity
3 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) LAN
1 5 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (5.00%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.50%) Wireless
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) VPN
5 1 (1.25%) DHCP
5 1 (1.25%) DMZ
5 1 (1.25%) OSPF
5 1 (1.25%) BGP
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.50%) Big Data
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
General
1 28 (35.00%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Local Government
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Games
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
6 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
7 1 (1.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.25%) Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) PMO Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (6.25%) Project Planner
4 5 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
6 3 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (3.75%) Change Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Change Project Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) HTML
2 1 (1.25%) CSS
2 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) PMI
2 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.75%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (2.50%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.50%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.25%) Clustering
4 1 (1.25%) Economics
4 1 (1.25%) Statistics
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.50%) Linux
2 4 (5.00%) UNIX
3 3 (3.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (53.75%) PRINCE2
2 39 (48.75%) Project Management
3 24 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (27.50%) ITIL
5 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
7 10 (12.50%) Change Management
8 8 (10.00%) Scrum
8 8 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 8 (10.00%) Service Management
9 7 (8.75%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.25%) Migration
10 5 (6.25%) Resource Management
10 5 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 5 (6.25%) Business Transformation
11 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
11 4 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.00%) CRM
12 3 (3.75%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) VBA
1 2 (2.50%) C
1 2 (2.50%) Java
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.25%) VB
2 1 (1.25%) C#
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 11 (13.75%) PMI Certification
3 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.75%) PMP
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.50%) CCNA
8 1 (1.25%) CISSP
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.25%) MCSE
8 1 (1.25%) MCSA
8 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.25%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCOM
1 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco
4 3 (3.75%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.75%) Civica
4 3 (3.75%) Capita
4 3 (3.75%) Orchard
5 2 (2.50%) Omniture
5 2 (2.50%) Google
5 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (2.50%) Sybase
5 2 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) EMC
6 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.25%) Juniper
6 1 (1.25%) CA
6 1 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.25%) NetApp
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