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 3 May 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 153 151 156
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 12 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.86% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 5.70% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 36 41
Median daily rate £550 £461 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.24% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £613 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +52.54%
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
524 824 1150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.02% 15.01% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 615 809
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 19
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 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 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 14 (51.85%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Change Management
5 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) MS Project
8 4 (14.81%) MS Office
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Legal
8 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) JIRA
8 4 (14.81%) QA
9 3 (11.11%) Release Management
9 3 (11.11%) User Stories
9 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 3 (11.11%) Rally
9 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
9 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.11%) VMware
9 3 (11.11%) Publishing
9 3 (11.11%) STB
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 3 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Governance Manager
3 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Governance Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Data Governance Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Governance Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Legal Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) STB
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) FMCG
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) PRINCE2
2 14 (51.85%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Change Management
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Release Management
7 3 (11.11%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
8 2 (7.41%) Information Security
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Rally
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
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