The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 52 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 120 219 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.48% 3.98% 4.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 4.95% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 166 196
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.69 £95.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.06% +280.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -3.38%
PRINCE2
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2927 4422 5017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.94% 80.28% 79.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3441 3703
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 38 46
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.74 £95.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2
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 across the City of London region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PRINCE2
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 across the City of London region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 150 (61.48%) Project Management
2 89 (36.48%) Finance
2 89 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (24.59%) PMI Certification
4 40 (16.39%) ITIL
5 38 (15.57%) PMP
6 35 (14.34%) Banking
7 33 (13.52%) Change Management
7 33 (13.52%) Waterfall
8 32 (13.11%) SDLC
9 30 (12.30%) MS Project
10 29 (11.89%) PMI
11 28 (11.48%) MS Excel
11 28 (11.48%) Scrum
12 27 (11.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 26 (10.66%) Microsoft
13 26 (10.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 25 (10.25%) Security Cleared
14 25 (10.25%) Degree
15 24 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (9.84%) Business Analysis
16 22 (9.02%) Migration
17 20 (8.20%) MS Office
17 20 (8.20%) Programme Management
18 19 (7.79%) Data Centre
19 18 (7.38%) Advertising
20 17 (6.97%) DV Cleared
21 16 (6.56%) VMware
21 16 (6.56%) Windows

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.10%) CMS
2 8 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.87%) Confluence
4 4 (1.64%) EPiServer CMS
4 4 (1.64%) IIS
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.82%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.41%) Drupal
6 1 (0.41%) Moodle
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (12.30%) MS Project
2 28 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 20 (8.20%) MS Office
4 8 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.87%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.23%) assyst
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.41%) Aligne
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.28%) Office 365
2 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.69%) WAN
2 7 (2.87%) LAN
3 4 (1.64%) Firewall
4 3 (1.23%) DNS
4 3 (1.23%) MPLS
4 3 (1.23%) Network Security
4 3 (1.23%) VoIP
4 3 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.82%) Extranet
5 2 (0.82%) VPN
5 2 (0.82%) Wireless
6 1 (0.41%) DMZ
6 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.41%) Internet
6 1 (0.41%) Intranet
6 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.41%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.05%) MySQL
3 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.41%) MS Access
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 15 (6.15%) JIRA
2 2 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.82%) ProC
3 1 (0.41%) MSI
General
1 89 (36.48%) Finance
2 35 (14.34%) Banking
3 18 (7.38%) Advertising
4 15 (6.15%) Retail
5 14 (5.74%) Financial Institution
5 14 (5.74%) Legal
5 14 (5.74%) Marketing
5 14 (5.74%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.10%) Publishing
7 8 (3.28%) Law
8 6 (2.46%) Back Office
9 3 (1.23%) Billing
9 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.82%) Front Office
10 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.41%) Electronics
11 1 (0.41%) French Language
11 1 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 152 (62.30%) Project Manager
2 28 (11.48%) Analyst
2 28 (11.48%) Senior Manager
3 27 (11.07%) Senior Project Manager
4 25 (10.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 21 (8.61%) Business Analyst
6 20 (8.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (6.15%) IT Manager
8 13 (5.33%) IT Project Manager
8 13 (5.33%) Programme Manager
9 12 (4.92%) Technical Manager
10 11 (4.51%) Applications Manager
10 11 (4.51%) Business Manager
11 10 (4.10%) Business Project Manager
11 10 (4.10%) Technical Project Manager
12 9 (3.69%) Agile Project Manager
12 9 (3.69%) Applications Project Manager
12 9 (3.69%) Banking Project Manager
12 9 (3.69%) Contracts Manager
13 8 (3.28%) DV Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.28%) XML
2 6 (2.46%) Web Services
3 5 (2.05%) .NET
3 5 (2.05%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.05%) HTML
4 4 (1.64%) CSS
4 4 (1.64%) HTML5
4 4 (1.64%) jQuery
4 4 (1.64%) XHTML
5 1 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.89%) PMI
2 24 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.79%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.05%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.05%) SWIFT
5 5 (2.05%) User Experience
6 4 (1.64%) NHS
7 3 (1.23%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.23%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.23%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.23%) STB
8 2 (0.82%) Derivative
8 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.82%) Economics
8 2 (0.82%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.56%) Windows
2 8 (3.28%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.82%) Linux
4 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Unix
5 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (61.48%) Project Management
2 89 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (16.39%) ITIL
5 33 (13.52%) Change Management
5 33 (13.52%) Waterfall
6 32 (13.11%) SDLC
7 28 (11.48%) Scrum
8 24 (9.84%) Business Analysis
9 22 (9.02%) Migration
10 20 (8.20%) Programme Management
11 15 (6.15%) Risk Management
12 13 (5.33%) PRINCE
13 11 (4.51%) CRM
13 11 (4.51%) Investment Management
14 10 (4.10%) Project Planning
14 10 (4.10%) Service Delivery
14 10 (4.10%) Service Management
15 9 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (3.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.28%) C#
2 5 (2.05%) Java
2 5 (2.05%) PHP
2 5 (2.05%) Python
2 5 (2.05%) SQL
3 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.41%) R
4 1 (0.41%) VBScript
4 1 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 60 (24.59%) PMI Certification
2 38 (15.57%) PMP
3 27 (11.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (10.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (10.25%) Degree
5 25 (10.25%) Security Cleared
6 17 (6.97%) DV Cleared
7 16 (6.56%) ISEB
8 7 (2.87%) APMP
9 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.64%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.82%) CAPM
12 2 (0.82%) MAPM
12 2 (0.82%) MCSE
12 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.74%) SEPA
2 11 (4.51%) QA
3 4 (1.64%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.82%) EMIR
5 2 (0.82%) MiFID
5 2 (0.82%) P3O
5 2 (0.82%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.41%) COBIT
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.41%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.41%) UCITS
System Software
1 12 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (0.82%) UAG
3 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Server
3 2 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.82%) Cobbler
1 2 (0.82%) IBM BigFix
1 2 (0.82%) Puppet
1 2 (0.82%) SCCM
1 2 (0.82%) SCOM
1 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (10.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.56%) VMware
3 13 (5.33%) Cisco
4 10 (4.10%) Oracle
5 7 (2.87%) Citrix
6 6 (2.46%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.05%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.64%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.64%) HP
8 4 (1.64%) SAP
9 3 (1.23%) Google
9 3 (1.23%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.23%) Murex
9 3 (1.23%) NetApp
9 3 (1.23%) Rally
10 2 (0.82%) Ciena
10 2 (0.82%) Huawei
10 2 (0.82%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.82%) Lotus
10 2 (0.82%) Symantec
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Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
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