The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 138 169 154
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 14 21 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.42% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.99% 2.70% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 35
Average daily rate £414 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £535 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
PRINCE2 Certification
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
469 779 1001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.95% 15.47% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 581 669
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 15
Average hourly rate £21.81 £18.70 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £12.60 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.08 £22.00 £38.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (53.57%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) Banking
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.86%) ISEB
7 4 (14.29%) MS Project
7 4 (14.29%) MS Office
7 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.71%) Test Management
8 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
8 3 (10.71%) QA
8 3 (10.71%) Degree
8 3 (10.71%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) HP
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) LAN
9 2 (7.14%) WAN
9 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
9 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Publishing
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Legal Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) FMCG Manager
5 1 (3.57%) FMCG Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) STB
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (53.57%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.71%) Test Management
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
7 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.14%) Time Management
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISEB
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) HP
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Rally
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) Murex
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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