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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 59 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 172 292 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.39% 4.94% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 6.38% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 189 184
Average daily rate
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£445 £465 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.30% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £612 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.53 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +9.33%
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
4006 4577 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.90% 77.39% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3133 3335 3287
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 74
Average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 175 (45.45%) Finance
2 172 (44.68%) Project Management
3 94 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (20.52%) ITIL
6 71 (18.44%) Banking
7 65 (16.88%) PMI Certification
8 62 (16.10%) MS Project
9 55 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 51 (13.25%) Degree
11 49 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 46 (11.95%) Change Management
13 45 (11.69%) PMP
14 44 (11.43%) MS Office
15 41 (10.65%) Microsoft
16 39 (10.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 34 (8.83%) Migration
17 34 (8.83%) Business Analysis
18 30 (7.79%) Programme Management
18 30 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (6.75%) PMI
19 26 (6.75%) MS PowerPoint
19 26 (6.75%) Investment Banking
19 26 (6.75%) Security Cleared
20 25 (6.49%) Oracle
20 25 (6.49%) SharePoint
20 25 (6.49%) Service Management
21 24 (6.23%) Risk Management
21 24 (6.23%) PRINCE
21 24 (6.23%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.30%) MS Project Server
3 4 (1.04%) IIS
4 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.78%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.78%) CMS
4 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Documentum
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) Confluence
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 62 (16.10%) MS Project
2 55 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 44 (11.43%) MS Office
4 26 (6.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (5.97%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.04%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.56%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.78%) Endur
4 3 (0.78%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.52%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.52%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.52%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.26%) Agresso
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) Findur
6 1 (0.26%) HFM
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.26%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) IaaS
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.82%) VoIP
1 7 (1.82%) Firewall
2 6 (1.56%) WAN
3 5 (1.30%) BGP
4 4 (1.04%) Network Security
4 4 (1.04%) LAN
5 3 (0.78%) SAN
5 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.78%) MPLS
5 3 (0.78%) OSPF
5 3 (0.78%) Multicast
6 2 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.52%) 3G
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) Internet
7 1 (0.26%) DHCP
7 1 (0.26%) RIP
7 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.56%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.52%) SSDT
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.52%) QlikView
5 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.52%) Data Mart
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.26%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Selenium
1 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.52%) JIRA
1 2 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.26%) XDE
2 1 (0.26%) Toad
2 1 (0.26%) Ant
2 1 (0.26%) JUnit
2 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.26%) Maven
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
2 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.26%) Hudson
2 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 175 (45.45%) Finance
2 71 (18.44%) Banking
3 26 (6.75%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.16%) Retail
4 16 (4.16%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.12%) Legal
6 9 (2.34%) Retail Banking
7 8 (2.08%) Law
8 7 (1.82%) Back Office
8 7 (1.82%) Marketing
9 6 (1.56%) French Language
10 5 (1.30%) Advertising
10 5 (1.30%) Publishing
11 4 (1.04%) Front Office
12 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.78%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.78%) German Language
13 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 186 (48.31%) Project Manager
2 66 (17.14%) Analyst
3 37 (9.61%) Business Analyst
4 22 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 21 (5.45%) Programme Manager
6 19 (4.94%) Senior Project Manager
7 14 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
8 13 (3.38%) Technical Manager
9 11 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (2.60%) PMO Analyst
11 9 (2.34%) Technical Project Manager
11 9 (2.34%) Developer
11 9 (2.34%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (2.34%) Business Manager
12 8 (2.08%) Project Officer
12 8 (2.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (2.08%) Project Support Officer
12 8 (2.08%) Programme Planner
12 8 (2.08%) Service Manager
13 7 (1.82%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (1.04%) HTML
1 4 (1.04%) .NET
2 3 (0.78%) Middleware
2 3 (0.78%) XML
3 2 (0.52%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.52%) MSMQ
3 2 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.26%) J2EE
4 1 (0.26%) SOAP
4 1 (0.26%) Web Services
4 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.26%) JMS
4 1 (0.26%) Spring
4 1 (0.26%) JSON
4 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.26%) REST
4 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.75%) PMI
3 11 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.86%) NHS
4 7 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 7 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.30%) Derivative
5 5 (1.30%) SWIFT
5 5 (1.30%) CMDB
6 4 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.78%) User Experience
7 3 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.52%) Wiki
8 2 (0.52%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.19%) Windows
2 11 (2.86%) UNIX
3 7 (1.82%) Linux
3 7 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.04%) AIX
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.52%) SUSE
5 2 (0.52%) Solaris
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (44.68%) Project Management
2 94 (24.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (20.52%) ITIL
5 46 (11.95%) Change Management
6 34 (8.83%) Migration
6 34 (8.83%) Business Analysis
7 30 (7.79%) Programme Management
8 25 (6.49%) Service Management
9 24 (6.23%) Risk Management
9 24 (6.23%) PRINCE
9 24 (6.23%) Project Planning
10 21 (5.45%) CRM
10 21 (5.45%) Waterfall
11 19 (4.94%) Scrum
12 17 (4.42%) Resource Management
13 16 (4.16%) Service Delivery
13 16 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (3.90%) Six Sigma
14 15 (3.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.71%) SQL
2 6 (1.56%) Java
3 4 (1.04%) ABAP
4 3 (0.78%) C
4 3 (0.78%) C#
5 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.52%) VBA
6 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.26%) PHP
6 1 (0.26%) C++
6 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 65 (16.88%) PMI Certification
2 51 (13.25%) Degree
3 49 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 45 (11.69%) PMP
5 39 (10.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 26 (6.75%) Security Cleared
7 15 (3.90%) ISEB
8 13 (3.38%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.38%) APMP
9 11 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (2.08%) CISSP
11 6 (1.56%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.30%) GIAC
12 5 (1.30%) CISA
13 4 (1.04%) CRISC
13 4 (1.04%) ISTQB
13 4 (1.04%) CISM
13 4 (1.04%) MCP
13 4 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.86%) QA
2 5 (1.30%) P3O
2 5 (1.30%) FINREP
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
3 3 (0.78%) COBIT
3 3 (0.78%) Solvency II
3 3 (0.78%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.52%) FATCA
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) EMIR
5 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.52%) SCCM
2 2 (0.52%) SCOM
2 2 (0.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 41 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.49%) Oracle
3 16 (4.16%) SAP
4 14 (3.64%) Cisco
5 12 (3.12%) VMware
6 7 (1.82%) Citrix
6 7 (1.82%) IBM
6 7 (1.82%) HP
7 5 (1.30%) SunGard
7 5 (1.30%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.04%) Remedy
8 4 (1.04%) Cognos
8 4 (1.04%) BMC
9 3 (0.78%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.52%) Pega
10 2 (0.52%) 3PAR
10 2 (0.52%) F5
10 2 (0.52%) Yardi
10 2 (0.52%) Planview
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago