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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 52 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 186 191 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.53% 3.25% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 4.19% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 143 195
Average daily rate
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£425 £435 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £22.96
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 - £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 - £27.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.73%
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
4242 4556 5700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.60% 77.46% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3362 3388 4231
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £58.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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.

1 213 (50.59%) Project Management
2 147 (34.92%) Finance
3 120 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (21.62%) ITIL
5 80 (19.00%) PMI Certification
6 75 (17.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 67 (15.91%) Banking
8 65 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (12.83%) Microsoft
10 52 (12.35%) MS Project
11 51 (12.11%) Degree
12 50 (11.88%) PMP
13 43 (10.21%) Migration
14 42 (9.98%) Scrum
14 42 (9.98%) MS Excel
15 41 (9.74%) PMI
16 39 (9.26%) MS Office
16 39 (9.26%) Waterfall
17 38 (9.03%) Programme Management
18 36 (8.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 35 (8.31%) Change Management
20 33 (7.84%) Windows
20 33 (7.84%) Change Control
20 33 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
20 33 (7.84%) SDLC
21 31 (7.36%) Security Cleared
21 31 (7.36%) Project Planning
22 30 (7.13%) CRM
23 29 (6.89%) Data Centre
24 28 (6.65%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.14%) CMS
3 7 (1.66%) Lync
4 5 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.95%) IIS
5 4 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.48%) Confluence
7 2 (0.48%) Drupal
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 52 (12.35%) MS Project
2 42 (9.98%) MS Excel
3 39 (9.26%) MS Office
4 28 (6.65%) MS Visio
5 20 (4.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.48%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.24%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.24%) Magento
5 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.24%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.24%) Summit
5 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.66%) SaaS
1 7 (1.66%) Office 365
2 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.48%) IaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Yammer
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.99%) LAN
1 21 (4.99%) WAN
2 11 (2.61%) VoIP
3 10 (2.38%) DHCP
3 10 (2.38%) Firewall
4 9 (2.14%) SAN
4 9 (2.14%) Intranet
5 8 (1.90%) Internet
5 8 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.90%) VPN
6 7 (1.66%) DNS
6 7 (1.66%) Extranet
7 6 (1.43%) MPLS
7 6 (1.43%) EIGRP
7 6 (1.43%) IPsec
7 6 (1.43%) WLAN
8 4 (0.95%) ADSL
8 4 (0.95%) RIP
8 4 (0.95%) OSPF
8 4 (0.95%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.90%) EDRMS
5 7 (1.66%) DTS
5 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.95%) QlikView
8 3 (0.71%) IDOL
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.48%) Big Data
9 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.48%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.48%) MS Access
10 1 (0.24%) Adabas
10 1 (0.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.24%) OLAP
10 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.24%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (2.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.90%) JIRA
3 7 (1.66%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.48%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.48%) Selenium
5 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.48%) SonarQube
General
1 147 (34.92%) Finance
2 67 (15.91%) Banking
3 26 (6.18%) Investment Banking
4 21 (4.99%) Legal
5 20 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.51%) Marketing
6 19 (4.51%) Law
7 14 (3.33%) Retail
8 8 (1.90%) Advertising
9 7 (1.66%) Back Office
10 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.19%) Publishing
10 5 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.19%) Local Government
11 4 (0.95%) Billing
11 4 (0.95%) Front Office
11 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 212 (50.36%) Project Manager
2 58 (13.78%) Analyst
3 35 (8.31%) Business Analyst
4 25 (5.94%) Programme Manager
5 23 (5.46%) IT Project Manager
6 22 (5.23%) Architect
6 22 (5.23%) Infrastructure Manager
7 17 (4.04%) Senior Manager
7 17 (4.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 15 (3.56%) Senior Project Manager
9 13 (3.09%) Business Manager
10 10 (2.38%) Consultant
10 10 (2.38%) Coordinator
10 10 (2.38%) Digital Project Manager
11 9 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (2.14%) Technical Manager
12 8 (1.90%) Project Officer
12 8 (1.90%) Test Manager
13 7 (1.66%) Technical Project Manager
13 7 (1.66%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.51%) .NET
2 10 (2.38%) Middleware
3 8 (1.90%) Web Services
4 7 (1.66%) JRules
5 5 (1.19%) HTML
5 5 (1.19%) JMS
5 5 (1.19%) JSP
5 5 (1.19%) SOAP
5 5 (1.19%) REST
6 3 (0.71%) J2EE
6 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.48%) LAMP
7 2 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.48%) Django
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.24%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.24%) XMPP
8 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.74%) PMI
2 33 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.89%) Data Centre
4 22 (5.23%) NHS
5 19 (4.51%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.09%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.38%) User Experience
8 8 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.19%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.19%) SWIFT
10 4 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (0.95%) CMDB
10 4 (0.95%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.95%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.95%) PKI
10 4 (0.95%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.71%) Equities
11 3 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.84%) Windows
2 16 (3.80%) Linux
3 10 (2.38%) Android
3 10 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.90%) Solaris
5 7 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.43%) UNIX
6 6 (1.43%) AIX
7 5 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.95%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.95%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (50.59%) Project Management
2 120 (28.50%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (21.62%) ITIL
4 65 (15.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (10.21%) Migration
6 42 (9.98%) Scrum
7 39 (9.26%) Waterfall
8 38 (9.03%) Programme Management
9 35 (8.31%) Change Management
10 33 (7.84%) Change Control
10 33 (7.84%) SDLC
11 31 (7.36%) Project Planning
12 30 (7.13%) CRM
13 28 (6.65%) Service Management
13 28 (6.65%) Risk Management
14 21 (4.99%) Business Analysis
14 21 (4.99%) Line Management
15 20 (4.75%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (4.51%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.80%) SQL
2 12 (2.85%) Java
3 6 (1.43%) C
3 6 (1.43%) C#
4 5 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.95%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.71%) COBOL
6 3 (0.71%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.48%) VBA
7 2 (0.48%) Python
7 2 (0.48%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.48%) Ruby
7 2 (0.48%) Korn
7 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.48%) VB
8 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (19.00%) PMI Certification
2 75 (17.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 51 (12.11%) Degree
4 50 (11.88%) PMP
5 36 (8.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 31 (7.36%) Security Cleared
7 20 (4.75%) ISEB
8 12 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.38%) SC Cleared
10 9 (2.14%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.14%) APMP
11 7 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.66%) MCP
12 6 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.95%) CISSP
13 4 (0.95%) MCSA
13 4 (0.95%) CCIE
13 4 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.71%) CISA
15 2 (0.48%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.51%) QA
2 7 (1.66%) P3O
3 6 (1.43%) COBIT
3 6 (1.43%) SLA
4 5 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.95%) EMIR
5 4 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.95%) Basel III
6 3 (0.71%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.48%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.24%) COSO
8 1 (0.24%) Basel II
System Software
1 16 (3.80%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.48%) Varnish
3 2 (0.48%) Snort
3 2 (0.48%) Squid
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.24%) KVM
4 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.14%) Puppet
1 9 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.43%) SCCM
3 4 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.48%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.24%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 54 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.70%) Oracle
3 23 (5.46%) Cisco
4 17 (4.04%) SAP
5 13 (3.09%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.61%) VMware
7 10 (2.38%) HP
8 9 (2.14%) Citrix
9 7 (1.66%) webMethods
10 6 (1.43%) Dell
10 6 (1.43%) IBM
11 5 (1.19%) Cognos
11 5 (1.19%) Juniper
11 5 (1.19%) CA
11 5 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.19%) WorldPay
12 4 (0.95%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.95%) Polycom
12 4 (0.95%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.95%) Apple
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