The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 166 149 170
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 20 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.87% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.12% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 19
Average daily rate
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£457 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.73% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £276 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £175.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-83.71% +446.87%
PRINCE
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3916 4623 4387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.98% 77.31% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3371 3356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 24 (52.17%) PRINCE2
2 23 (50.00%) Finance
3 21 (45.65%) Project Management
4 20 (43.48%) ITIL
5 13 (28.26%) Risk Management
5 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (23.91%) Banking
6 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (21.74%) Service Management
8 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
9 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
10 7 (15.22%) MS Office
10 7 (15.22%) Degree
11 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
11 6 (13.04%) ISEB
12 5 (10.87%) PMI
12 5 (10.87%) SAP BW
12 5 (10.87%) SAP
12 5 (10.87%) ETL
12 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
12 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
12 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
12 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
13 4 (8.70%) SAP BPC
13 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
13 4 (8.70%) Change Control
13 4 (8.70%) Information Management
13 4 (8.70%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SAP BPC
2 2 (4.35%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) Multicast
3 1 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Billing
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) SAP Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Defect Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) SAP BW Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (2.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.17%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) PMI
2 5 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
2 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.52%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.17%) Equities
5 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) UNIX
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) PRINCE2
2 21 (45.65%) Project Management
3 20 (43.48%) ITIL
4 13 (28.26%) Risk Management
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (21.74%) Service Management
6 5 (10.87%) ETL
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
7 4 (8.70%) Change Control
7 4 (8.70%) Information Management
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 3 (6.52%) Change Management
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.52%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) ABAP
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) ISEB
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.52%) PMP
4 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.17%) APMP
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.17%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) P3O
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) SAP
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Siebel
4 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) Symantec
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Websense
4 1 (2.17%) GoldenSource
4 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.17%) F5
4 1 (2.17%) Comverse
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