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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 167 155 174
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 43 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.90% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 36
Average daily rate £400 £456 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £347 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4902 4666 5879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.95% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3582 3576 4142
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 92
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 49 (50.52%) Project Management
2 47 (48.45%) PRINCE2
3 28 (28.87%) ITIL
4 27 (27.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (25.77%) Finance
6 13 (13.40%) WAN
6 13 (13.40%) ISEB
7 12 (12.37%) Change Management
8 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
8 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (11.34%) PMI Certification
9 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
9 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
9 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
10 9 (9.28%) SC Cleared
10 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (9.28%) Banking
10 9 (9.28%) Firewall
10 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
10 9 (9.28%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.28%) Windows
10 9 (9.28%) MS Project
11 8 (8.25%) UML
11 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
11 8 (8.25%) Migration
11 8 (8.25%) Service Management
11 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (8.25%) PMP
11 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.28%) MS Project
3 6 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.15%) MS Office
5 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.06%) Academy Housing
2 2 (2.06%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 1 (1.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.03%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) WAN
2 9 (9.28%) Firewall
3 7 (7.22%) Wireless
3 7 (7.22%) LAN
4 5 (5.15%) SAN
4 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.15%) VPN
4 5 (5.15%) DNS
5 4 (4.12%) DHCP
6 2 (2.06%) Internet
7 1 (1.03%) NAS
7 1 (1.03%) Network Security
7 1 (1.03%) Multicast
7 1 (1.03%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.06%) JIRA
General
1 25 (25.77%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Local Government
4 4 (4.12%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
7 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Project Manager
2 19 (19.59%) Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) PMO Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Portfolio Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Project Planner
9 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Programme Office Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Build Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Technical Manager
10 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.22%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.22%) Reference Data
3 4 (4.12%) NHS
3 4 (4.12%) PMI
3 4 (4.12%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.12%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (3.09%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (3.09%) GIS
5 1 (1.03%) PACS
5 1 (1.03%) CESG
5 1 (1.03%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.03%) Economics
5 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.03%) Statistics
5 1 (1.03%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.03%) RMADS
5 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Windows
2 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.22%) Linux
4 3 (3.09%) Solaris
4 3 (3.09%) UNIX
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) Project Management
2 47 (48.45%) PRINCE2
3 28 (28.87%) ITIL
4 27 (27.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.37%) Change Management
6 10 (10.31%) Risk Management
6 10 (10.31%) Project Planning
7 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.28%) Programme Management
8 8 (8.25%) UML
8 8 (8.25%) Migration
8 8 (8.25%) Service Management
9 7 (7.22%) Data Architecture
9 7 (7.22%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.15%) Scrum
10 5 (5.15%) Resource Management
10 5 (5.15%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.15%) Business Transformation
11 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.12%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
1 7 (7.22%) SQL
1 7 (7.22%) VB
2 4 (4.12%) C
3 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.06%) VBA
5 1 (1.03%) R
5 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) ISEB
2 11 (11.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (11.34%) PMI Certification
3 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.28%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.25%) PMP
6 7 (7.22%) Degree
6 7 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.19%) MCSE
7 6 (6.19%) MCSA
7 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.15%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (4.12%) CCNA
10 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (3.09%) CCNP
11 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) COBIT
2 1 (1.03%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) XenApp
3 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (4.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (3.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (3.09%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) VMware
2 7 (7.22%) Cisco
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle
4 5 (5.15%) Citrix
5 4 (4.12%) EMC
5 4 (4.12%) CA
5 4 (4.12%) Juniper
5 4 (4.12%) Symantec
6 3 (3.09%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.09%) Aruba
6 3 (3.09%) Dell
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
6 3 (3.09%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.06%) Civica
7 2 (2.06%) Capita
7 2 (2.06%) Orchard
8 1 (1.03%) Fundtech
8 1 (1.03%) Kaseya
8 1 (1.03%) NetApp
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