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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 152 140 157
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 40 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 1.02% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% 5.52% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 41
Average daily rate
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£463 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £285 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £599 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+28.18% -36.04%
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
784 1105 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.45% 18.48% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 808 623
Average daily rate £426 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 53
Average hourly rate £20.88 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £16.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £26.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 66 (97.06%) PRINCE2
2 28 (41.18%) Finance
3 24 (35.29%) Project Management
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 10 (14.71%) Banking
6 9 (13.24%) Migration
6 9 (13.24%) VMware
6 9 (13.24%) MS Project
6 9 (13.24%) Degree
7 8 (11.76%) ITIL
7 8 (11.76%) Windows
7 8 (11.76%) Cisco
7 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.29%) SAP
8 7 (10.29%) LAN
8 7 (10.29%) WAN
8 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
8 7 (10.29%) SaaS
9 6 (8.82%) Resource Management
9 6 (8.82%) SAN
9 6 (8.82%) PMP
9 6 (8.82%) Linux
9 6 (8.82%) Oracle
9 6 (8.82%) Scrum
9 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (8.82%) Information Security
9 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.35%) MS Office
10 5 (7.35%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Project
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
3 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.47%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.47%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.47%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) SaaS
2 4 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) LAN
1 7 (10.29%) WAN
2 6 (8.82%) SAN
3 5 (7.35%) WLAN
4 3 (4.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.47%) VoIP
5 1 (1.47%) Wireless
5 1 (1.47%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (1.47%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) EDMS
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 28 (41.18%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Law
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 49 (72.06%) Project Manager
2 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (7.35%) IT Architect
4 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (7.35%) Architect
4 5 (7.35%) Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.94%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) SAP Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Consultant
7 2 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) XMPP
1 1 (1.47%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) NHS
2 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.94%) PMI
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (97.06%) PRINCE2
2 24 (35.29%) Project Management
3 9 (13.24%) Migration
4 8 (11.76%) ITIL
4 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.82%) Resource Management
5 6 (8.82%) Scrum
5 6 (8.82%) Information Security
5 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.35%) CRM
6 5 (7.35%) PRINCE
6 5 (7.35%) Change Control
7 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.94%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.94%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
3 6 (8.82%) PMP
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) FATCA
1 1 (1.47%) PMBOK
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) VMware
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 7 (10.29%) SAP
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle
6 4 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 1 (1.47%) Sophis
9 1 (1.47%) Adobe
9 1 (1.47%) Citrix
9 1 (1.47%) EMC
9 1 (1.47%) Cerner
9 1 (1.47%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.47%) Symantec
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