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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 146 170 164
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 58 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.93% 0.56% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.11% 3.56% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 42
Average daily rate £430 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £354 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £379
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.27% +68.18%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1136 984 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.25% 15.68% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 635 638
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £42.46 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% +123.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £135.00 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 108 (96.43%) PRINCE2
2 53 (47.32%) Project Management
3 46 (41.07%) Finance
4 27 (24.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.96%) Banking
5 19 (16.96%) ITIL
6 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
6 15 (13.39%) Degree
7 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.82%) PMI Certification
8 11 (9.82%) PRINCE
8 11 (9.82%) Change Management
9 10 (8.93%) Migration
9 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
9 10 (8.93%) CRM
10 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
10 9 (8.04%) MS Project
10 9 (8.04%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
11 8 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 8 (7.14%) Security Cleared
12 7 (6.25%) Legal
12 7 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.25%) Service Management
12 7 (6.25%) MS Office
13 6 (5.36%) PMP
13 6 (5.36%) Retail
13 6 (5.36%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.36%) Resource Management
14 5 (4.46%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) Drupal
3 2 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.89%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) MS Project
3 7 (6.25%) MS Office
4 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) SaaS
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) WAN
2 4 (3.57%) LAN
2 4 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (1.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.89%) PPP
4 1 (0.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.89%) SQLPlus
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.89%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 46 (41.07%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Banking
3 7 (6.25%) Legal
4 6 (5.36%) Retail
5 5 (4.46%) Publishing
6 4 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing
7 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.68%) Front Office
7 3 (2.68%) Back Office
7 3 (2.68%) Law
8 2 (1.79%) Games
8 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.89%) Local Government
9 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.89%) French Language
9 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (60.71%) Project Manager
2 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 8 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 7 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 6 (5.36%) Programme Manager
5 6 (5.36%) Analyst
5 6 (5.36%) Project Coordinator
5 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 4 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (3.57%) PMO Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Change Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Programme Office Manager
6 4 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (2.68%) Consultant
7 3 (2.68%) Technical Manager
7 3 (2.68%) Architect
7 3 (2.68%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
7 3 (2.68%) ITIL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.46%) PMI
3 4 (3.57%) CESG
4 3 (2.68%) Kindle
5 2 (1.79%) iPad
5 2 (1.79%) NHS
5 2 (1.79%) Equities
6 1 (0.89%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.89%) FMCG
6 1 (0.89%) Social Media
6 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.89%) EPoS
6 1 (0.89%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.79%) UNIX
3 1 (0.89%) Android
3 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (96.43%) PRINCE2
2 53 (47.32%) Project Management
3 27 (24.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (16.96%) ITIL
5 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.82%) Change Management
6 11 (9.82%) PRINCE
7 10 (8.93%) CRM
7 10 (8.93%) Migration
8 8 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 7 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.25%) Service Management
10 6 (5.36%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.46%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.46%) Data Migration
12 4 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (3.57%) Workflow
13 3 (2.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.68%) SQL
2 1 (0.89%) C
2 1 (0.89%) Java
2 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 11 (9.82%) PMI Certification
3 9 (8.04%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.36%) PMP
6 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) SAP
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle
4 3 (2.68%) Citrix
4 3 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.89%) Remedy
5 1 (0.89%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco
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