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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 46 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 223 285 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.83% 4.01% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 5.21% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 204 183
Average daily rate
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£436 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £622 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £22.90
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +37.79%
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
4529 5467 4844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.78% 76.90% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3520 4052 3657
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 70 68
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.20 £16.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, 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.

1 199 (48.66%) Project Management
2 171 (41.81%) Finance
3 90 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (21.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 78 (19.07%) ITIL
6 72 (17.60%) Banking
7 70 (17.11%) MS Project
7 70 (17.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 64 (15.65%) PMI Certification
9 59 (14.43%) MS Excel
10 56 (13.69%) Microsoft
11 53 (12.96%) Degree
12 46 (11.25%) MS Office
12 46 (11.25%) Change Management
13 43 (10.51%) PMP
14 35 (8.56%) Migration
15 33 (8.07%) PRINCE
16 31 (7.58%) Programme Management
16 31 (7.58%) Investment Banking
16 31 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 30 (7.33%) Security Cleared
17 30 (7.33%) Business Analysis
17 30 (7.33%) PMI
18 28 (6.85%) Project Planning
19 27 (6.60%) Waterfall
19 27 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
20 26 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
20 26 (6.36%) Scrum
21 25 (6.11%) SharePoint
22 24 (5.87%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.22%) CMS
2 5 (1.22%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.73%) IIS
5 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.24%) Documentum
6 1 (0.24%) SAS
6 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.24%) Moodle
6 1 (0.24%) Confluence
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 70 (17.11%) MS Project
2 59 (14.43%) MS Excel
3 46 (11.25%) MS Office
4 26 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (5.38%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.98%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.73%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.73%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.73%) CA Clarity
3 2 (0.49%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.49%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.49%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.49%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.49%) Endur
4 1 (0.24%) Findur
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) BASE24
4 1 (0.24%) Summit
4 1 (0.24%) HFM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.20%) Firewall
2 8 (1.96%) SAN
3 7 (1.71%) VoIP
4 6 (1.47%) LAN
4 6 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.47%) BGP
5 5 (1.22%) WAN
5 5 (1.22%) Network Security
6 4 (0.98%) Multicast
6 4 (0.98%) MPLS
6 4 (0.98%) OSPF
7 3 (0.73%) DNS
7 3 (0.73%) 3G
8 2 (0.49%) EIGRP
8 2 (0.49%) TACACS
8 2 (0.49%) VPN
8 2 (0.49%) RIP
8 2 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.49%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.47%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.98%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.73%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.73%) Big Data
7 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.49%) SSDT
7 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) QlikView
7 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.49%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (0.73%) JIRA
2 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.24%) Toad
3 1 (0.24%) XDE
3 1 (0.24%) Subversion
3 1 (0.24%) Maven
3 1 (0.24%) Hudson
3 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.24%) Ant
3 1 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 171 (41.81%) Finance
2 72 (17.60%) Banking
3 31 (7.58%) Investment Banking
4 22 (5.38%) Retail
4 22 (5.38%) Legal
5 13 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.20%) Marketing
6 9 (2.20%) Law
7 7 (1.71%) Advertising
7 7 (1.71%) Publishing
8 6 (1.47%) Back Office
9 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.22%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.73%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.73%) Front Office
10 3 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.49%) Games
11 2 (0.49%) French Language
11 2 (0.49%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 215 (52.57%) Project Manager
2 59 (14.43%) Analyst
3 31 (7.58%) Senior Manager
4 29 (7.09%) Business Analyst
5 28 (6.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 21 (5.13%) Programme Manager
7 18 (4.40%) IT Project Manager
8 17 (4.16%) PMO Analyst
9 12 (2.93%) Infrastructure Manager
9 12 (2.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 11 (2.69%) Technical Manager
11 10 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 10 (2.44%) Business Manager
12 9 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (2.20%) Developer
13 8 (1.96%) Technical Project Manager
13 8 (1.96%) Project Support Officer
13 8 (1.96%) Project Officer
14 7 (1.71%) Data Manager
14 7 (1.71%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.20%) .NET
2 4 (0.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (0.98%) XML
3 3 (0.73%) HTML
3 3 (0.73%) Web Services
4 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.49%) CSS
5 1 (0.24%) SOAP
5 1 (0.24%) J2EE
5 1 (0.24%) REST
5 1 (0.24%) JMS
5 1 (0.24%) Middleware
5 1 (0.24%) Spring
5 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.24%) JSON
5 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.24%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.33%) PMI
2 27 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.93%) NHS
4 10 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.22%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.22%) SWIFT
5 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.98%) Social Media
6 4 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (0.98%) Market Risk
6 4 (0.98%) User Experience
7 3 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.73%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.73%) Replication
7 3 (0.73%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.73%) SecurID
8 2 (0.49%) Statistics
8 2 (0.49%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.49%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.38%) Windows
2 9 (2.20%) UNIX
3 7 (1.71%) Linux
4 4 (0.98%) AIX
4 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.49%) Solaris
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (48.66%) Project Management
2 90 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (21.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (19.07%) ITIL
5 46 (11.25%) Change Management
6 35 (8.56%) Migration
7 33 (8.07%) PRINCE
8 31 (7.58%) Programme Management
9 30 (7.33%) Business Analysis
10 28 (6.85%) Project Planning
11 27 (6.60%) Waterfall
12 26 (6.36%) Scrum
13 24 (5.87%) Risk Management
14 22 (5.38%) Service Management
15 20 (4.89%) CRM
16 17 (4.16%) Six Sigma
16 17 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (3.91%) Resource Management
17 16 (3.91%) People Management
18 15 (3.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.91%) SQL
2 6 (1.47%) Java
3 5 (1.22%) VBA
4 4 (0.98%) C#
5 3 (0.73%) C
5 3 (0.73%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.49%) PHP
6 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.49%) ABAP
7 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 70 (17.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 64 (15.65%) PMI Certification
3 53 (12.96%) Degree
4 43 (10.51%) PMP
5 31 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 30 (7.33%) Security Cleared
7 18 (4.40%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.18%) ISEB
9 11 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.69%) APMP
10 7 (1.71%) CISSP
11 5 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.98%) CISA
13 3 (0.73%) CISM
13 3 (0.73%) GIAC
13 3 (0.73%) MAPM
13 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.73%) CCNP
13 3 (0.73%) CCNA
13 3 (0.73%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.69%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) P3O
3 5 (1.22%) FINREP
4 3 (0.73%) COBIT
4 3 (0.73%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) EMIR
6 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) FATCA
6 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (0.73%) SCOM
1 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.49%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.62%) Oracle
3 14 (3.42%) Cisco
4 12 (2.93%) SAP
5 10 (2.44%) HP
6 8 (1.96%) VMware
7 7 (1.71%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.47%) IBM
9 5 (1.22%) Cognos
9 5 (1.22%) SunGard
9 5 (1.22%) Citrix
10 4 (0.98%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.73%) Remedy
11 3 (0.73%) BMC
11 3 (0.73%) CA
11 3 (0.73%) Progress
11 3 (0.73%) Adobe
11 3 (0.73%) Google
12 2 (0.49%) Planview
12 2 (0.49%) Yardi
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