The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 177 190 201
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 33 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 1.01% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 15
Average daily rate £425 £481 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £303 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £538 £765
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £411 £428
% change year-on-year
-2.73% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £100.00 -
% change year-on-year
-62.25% -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1180 992 1079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.25% 15.97% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 640 649
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 37
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner across the City of London region.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner across the City of London region.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 60 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 30 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 26 (43.33%) Project Management
4 18 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 18 (30.00%) Finance
5 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.33%) Programme Management
6 11 (18.33%) MS Project
7 10 (16.67%) Degree
8 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
8 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
9 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.33%) Dependency Management
10 7 (11.67%) PMI Certification
10 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
10 7 (11.67%) Migration
10 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
11 6 (10.00%) Change Management
11 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (8.33%) UNIX
12 5 (8.33%) MS Office
12 5 (8.33%) SQL
12 5 (8.33%) PMP
12 5 (8.33%) ISEB
12 5 (8.33%) EDRMS
12 5 (8.33%) 3G
12 5 (8.33%) MAPM
13 4 (6.67%) Data Migration

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Project
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (8.33%) MS Office
4 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) 3G
2 3 (5.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.67%) ADSL
4 1 (1.67%) VDSL
4 1 (1.67%) LLU
4 1 (1.67%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) EDRMS
2 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Publishing
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.67%) Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
3 5 (8.33%) Project Officer
4 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Project Planner
5 3 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 3 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Data Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (3.33%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (3.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Biometrics
1 3 (5.00%) Kindle
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
2 2 (3.33%) CLARiiON
2 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.33%) PMI
2 2 (3.33%) FMCG
2 2 (3.33%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (1.67%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.67%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) IPTV
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) UNIX
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (43.33%) Project Management
3 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) Programme Management
5 9 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.33%) Dependency Management
7 7 (11.67%) Migration
8 6 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (6.67%) CRM
9 4 (6.67%) Scrum
9 4 (6.67%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.67%) Change Control
10 3 (5.00%) Budget Control
10 3 (5.00%) Requirements Management
10 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.00%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.00%) ITIL
10 3 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) C
2 2 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) Degree
4 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) PMI Certification
5 5 (8.33%) ISEB
5 5 (8.33%) MAPM
5 5 (8.33%) PMP
6 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.67%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) BT
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) Cerillion
3 2 (3.33%) Isilon
3 2 (3.33%) MobileIron
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) SunGard
3 2 (3.33%) EMC
3 2 (3.33%) Citrix
3 2 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.67%) Primavera
4 1 (1.67%) Websense
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago