The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 25 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 Qualifications 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 153 157 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 52 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.90% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.59% 5.88% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 51 29
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £386
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.49 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +44.23%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
930 1089 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.77% 15.33% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 747 673
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 63 38
Average hourly rate £18.10 £23.75 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% +32.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.54 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
London

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification across the City of London region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification across the City of London region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 106 (98.15%) PRINCE2
2 53 (49.07%) Project Management
3 43 (39.81%) Finance
4 24 (22.22%) Banking
5 21 (19.44%) ITIL
6 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (12.96%) PMI Certification
8 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
8 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.11%) Legal
10 11 (10.19%) PMP
10 11 (10.19%) MS Project
10 11 (10.19%) MS Office
11 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
11 10 (9.26%) Degree
11 10 (9.26%) Retail
12 9 (8.33%) Investment Banking
13 8 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
13 8 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (7.41%) PRINCE
13 8 (7.41%) Migration
14 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
15 6 (5.56%) Law
15 6 (5.56%) Front Office
15 6 (5.56%) Change Management
15 6 (5.56%) CRM
16 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
16 5 (4.63%) SAP
16 5 (4.63%) MS Visio

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Project
1 11 (10.19%) MS Office
2 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.93%) BASE24
2 1 (0.93%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) VoIP
1 1 (0.93%) PPP
1 1 (0.93%) RIP
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
1 1 (0.93%) DMZ
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
1 1 (0.93%) MPLS
1 1 (0.93%) OSPF
1 1 (0.93%) BGP
1 1 (0.93%) EIGRP
1 1 (0.93%) TACACS
1 1 (0.93%) IPsec
1 1 (0.93%) Network Security
1 1 (0.93%) tcpdump
1 1 (0.93%) HSRP
1 1 (0.93%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) MS Access
2 1 (0.93%) DTS
2 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 43 (39.81%) Finance
2 24 (22.22%) Banking
3 12 (11.11%) Legal
4 10 (9.26%) Retail
5 9 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 6 (5.56%) Law
6 6 (5.56%) Front Office
7 5 (4.63%) Marketing
8 4 (3.70%) Back Office
9 3 (2.78%) Publishing
9 3 (2.78%) French Language
10 2 (1.85%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.93%) Games
11 1 (0.93%) International Banking
11 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (69.44%) Project Manager
2 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 8 (7.41%) Coordinator
3 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (6.48%) Project Coordinator
4 7 (6.48%) Business Manager
5 6 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
5 6 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Data Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Migration Project Manager
7 3 (2.78%) PMO Manager
7 3 (2.78%) CRM Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Test Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) CSS
1 2 (1.85%) JSP
1 2 (1.85%) Struts
1 2 (1.85%) Web Services
1 2 (1.85%) XML
1 2 (1.85%) Swing
1 2 (1.85%) HTML
1 2 (1.85%) Spring
2 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.70%) Social Media
2 3 (2.78%) Kindle
2 3 (2.78%) PMI
3 2 (1.85%) EPoS
4 1 (0.93%) NHS
4 1 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Equities
4 1 (0.93%) e-Health
4 1 (0.93%) SecurID
4 1 (0.93%) Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Social Network
4 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (98.15%) PRINCE2
2 53 (49.07%) Project Management
3 21 (19.44%) ITIL
4 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.41%) Migration
6 8 (7.41%) PRINCE
7 7 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) CRM
8 6 (5.56%) Change Management
9 5 (4.63%) Business Transformation
10 4 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.70%) Programme Management
10 4 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 4 (3.70%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.70%) Service Management
11 3 (2.78%) Six Sigma
11 3 (2.78%) OOD
11 3 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.78%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) C
2 2 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) C#
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) PMI Certification
2 11 (10.19%) PMP
3 10 (9.26%) Degree
4 8 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.93%) CCIE
8 1 (0.93%) CCNP
8 1 (0.93%) ISEB
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) EMIR
2 1 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.93%) SCOM
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) SAP
2 5 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.78%) Citrix
3 3 (2.78%) Cisco
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle
4 2 (1.85%) HP
4 2 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Sun
5 1 (0.93%) Murex
5 1 (0.93%) Juniper
5 1 (0.93%) CA
5 1 (0.93%) Lotus
5 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.93%) Remedy
5 1 (0.93%) Charles River
5 1 (0.93%) VMware
5 1 (0.93%) hybris
5 1 (0.93%) TSYS
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