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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 164 174 158
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 35 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.74% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 5.04% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 42
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £296 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.97 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.03 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -8.06%
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
888 1051 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.08% 14.60% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 729 704
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 39
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.60 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.02% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.79 £48.00 £35.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 91 (97.85%) PRINCE2
2 47 (50.54%) Project Management
3 37 (39.78%) Finance
4 21 (22.58%) Banking
5 19 (20.43%) ITIL
6 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (13.98%) PMI Certification
8 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.83%) Legal
10 10 (10.75%) PMP
10 10 (10.75%) MS Project
10 10 (10.75%) Investment Banking
11 9 (9.68%) Retail
11 9 (9.68%) MS Office
12 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
13 7 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
13 7 (7.53%) Degree
14 6 (6.45%) Law
14 6 (6.45%) Change Management
15 5 (5.38%) Service Management
15 5 (5.38%) Front Office
15 5 (5.38%) Migration
15 5 (5.38%) PRINCE
15 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
15 5 (5.38%) Data Management
15 5 (5.38%) Business Analysis
15 5 (5.38%) Business Transformation
15 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.08%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Project
2 9 (9.68%) MS Office
3 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
4 7 (7.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.08%) Endur
3 1 (1.08%) Findur
3 1 (1.08%) BASE24
3 1 (1.08%) Summit
3 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Multicast
1 2 (2.15%) tcpdump
1 2 (2.15%) HSRP
1 2 (2.15%) Network Security
1 2 (2.15%) VoIP
1 2 (2.15%) RIP
1 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.15%) MPLS
1 2 (2.15%) OSPF
1 2 (2.15%) BGP
1 2 (2.15%) EIGRP
1 2 (2.15%) TACACS
1 2 (2.15%) IPsec
2 1 (1.08%) SAN
2 1 (1.08%) PPP
2 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.15%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (2.15%) SSDT
2 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.15%) MS Access
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.08%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.08%) DTS
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (39.78%) Finance
2 21 (22.58%) Banking
3 11 (11.83%) Legal
4 10 (10.75%) Investment Banking
5 9 (9.68%) Retail
6 6 (6.45%) Law
7 5 (5.38%) Front Office
8 3 (3.23%) Back Office
9 2 (2.15%) French Language
9 2 (2.15%) Retail Banking
9 2 (2.15%) Publishing
10 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.08%) Games
10 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.08%) International Banking
10 1 (1.08%) Marketing
10 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (70.97%) Project Manager
2 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 6 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (6.45%) Coordinator
4 5 (5.38%) Analyst
4 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (5.38%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (5.38%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (4.30%) Business Manager
5 4 (4.30%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (4.30%) Business Analyst
5 4 (4.30%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Junior
6 3 (3.23%) CRM Project Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Data Manager
6 3 (3.23%) CRM Manager
7 2 (2.15%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) Spring
1 2 (2.15%) Swing
1 2 (2.15%) HTML
1 2 (2.15%) CSS
1 2 (2.15%) JSP
1 2 (2.15%) Struts
1 2 (2.15%) Web Services
1 2 (2.15%) XML
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Social Media
3 3 (3.23%) PMI
4 2 (2.15%) Kindle
4 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.15%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.15%) SecurID
4 2 (2.15%) e-Health
4 2 (2.15%) EPoS
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.08%) Social Network
5 1 (1.08%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) UNIX
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.08%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (97.85%) PRINCE2
2 47 (50.54%) Project Management
3 19 (20.43%) ITIL
4 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.45%) Change Management
7 5 (5.38%) Service Management
7 5 (5.38%) Migration
7 5 (5.38%) PRINCE
7 5 (5.38%) Data Management
7 5 (5.38%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.38%) Business Transformation
8 4 (4.30%) CRM
8 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.30%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.23%) Scrum
9 3 (3.23%) Six Sigma
9 3 (3.23%) OOD
9 3 (3.23%) OO
9 3 (3.23%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) Java
2 2 (2.15%) SQL
3 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.08%) VBA
3 1 (1.08%) PHP
3 1 (1.08%) C
3 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) PMI Certification
2 10 (10.75%) PMP
3 7 (7.53%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (7.53%) Degree
4 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) CCIE
6 2 (2.15%) CCNP
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) COBIT
2 1 (1.08%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.08%) EMIR
2 1 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (2.15%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Cisco
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.15%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.15%) SAP
3 2 (2.15%) HP
3 2 (2.15%) IBM
3 2 (2.15%) Juniper
3 2 (2.15%) CA
3 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.08%) Lotus
4 1 (1.08%) Remedy
4 1 (1.08%) Charles River
4 1 (1.08%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.08%) Murex
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.08%) Sun
4 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
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