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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 62 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 129 201 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.67% 3.65% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.45% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 163 137
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-25.45% +6.79%
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
3030 4512 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.20% 81.87% 79.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2435 3562 3501
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 47
Median hourly rate £16.08 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.19% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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.

1 122 (52.59%) Project Management
2 96 (41.38%) Finance
3 73 (31.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 71 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (24.14%) PMP
6 50 (21.55%) ITIL
7 46 (19.83%) PMI Certification
8 34 (14.66%) Microsoft
9 30 (12.93%) Banking
9 30 (12.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 30 (12.93%) Waterfall
10 27 (11.64%) Degree
10 27 (11.64%) Change Management
10 27 (11.64%) MS Excel
11 26 (11.21%) Business Analysis
12 25 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 25 (10.78%) Migration
12 25 (10.78%) Programme Management
12 25 (10.78%) Data Centre
13 24 (10.34%) MS Project
14 23 (9.91%) Security Cleared
14 23 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (9.48%) Legal
16 20 (8.62%) Retail
16 20 (8.62%) PMI
17 19 (8.19%) Telecoms
18 17 (7.33%) Risk Management
18 17 (7.33%) Windows
18 17 (7.33%) SDLC
19 16 (6.90%) Cisco

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 9 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.16%) Confluence
3 5 (2.16%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.86%) CMS
4 2 (0.86%) Drupal
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Moodle
5 1 (0.43%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.34%) MS Project
3 13 (5.60%) MS Office
4 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.16%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.43%) Faxination
4 1 (0.43%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.43%) Maximo
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.43%) RMDS
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.47%) Office 365
2 5 (2.16%) IaaS
2 5 (2.16%) Mimecast
2 5 (2.16%) PaaS
3 2 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.74%) LAN
1 11 (4.74%) WAN
2 8 (3.45%) Network Security
3 7 (3.02%) DNS
3 7 (3.02%) Firewall
4 6 (2.59%) Extranet
4 6 (2.59%) SAN
5 4 (1.72%) Internet
5 4 (1.72%) NAS
5 4 (1.72%) SMS
6 3 (1.29%) Intranet
6 3 (1.29%) VoIP
7 2 (0.86%) MPLS
7 2 (0.86%) Skype
7 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.86%) VPN
7 2 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.86%) Wireless
8 1 (0.43%) Junos
8 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.86%) Big Data
3 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.43%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 96 (41.38%) Finance
2 30 (12.93%) Banking
3 22 (9.48%) Legal
4 20 (8.62%) Retail
5 19 (8.19%) Telecoms
6 14 (6.03%) Marketing
7 13 (5.60%) Advertising
8 10 (4.31%) Financial Institution
8 10 (4.31%) Law
9 7 (3.02%) Publishing
10 5 (2.16%) Billing
10 5 (2.16%) Front Office
11 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.72%) Retail Banking
12 3 (1.29%) Back Office
12 3 (1.29%) French Language
13 2 (0.86%) German Language
13 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 138 (59.48%) Project Manager
2 33 (14.22%) Analyst
3 27 (11.64%) Infrastructure Manager
4 25 (10.78%) IT Manager
5 23 (9.91%) Business Analyst
5 23 (9.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 23 (9.91%) IT Project Manager
6 16 (6.90%) Senior Manager
7 15 (6.47%) Senior Project Manager
8 12 (5.17%) Programme Manager
9 9 (3.88%) Security Manager
10 8 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
10 8 (3.45%) Security Project Manager
11 7 (3.02%) Applications Manager
11 7 (3.02%) Project Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Technical Manager
11 7 (3.02%) Technical Project Manager
11 7 (3.02%) Transformation Manager
12 6 (2.59%) Applications Project Manager
12 6 (2.59%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.72%) .NET
2 3 (1.29%) HTML
3 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.86%) Web Services
3 2 (0.86%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) Ajax
4 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.43%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) J2EE
4 1 (0.43%) OAuth
4 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.43%) SOAP
4 1 (0.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.62%) PMI
4 11 (4.74%) Virtual Team
5 9 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.29%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.29%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.29%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.29%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.29%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.29%) User Experience
7 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.86%) Economics
7 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.86%) Equities
7 2 (0.86%) Statistics
7 2 (0.86%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.33%) Windows
2 8 (3.45%) Linux
2 8 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.29%) Unix
5 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.43%) Android
6 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (52.59%) Project Management
2 73 (31.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (30.60%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (21.55%) ITIL
5 30 (12.93%) Waterfall
6 27 (11.64%) Change Management
7 26 (11.21%) Business Analysis
8 25 (10.78%) Migration
8 25 (10.78%) Programme Management
9 17 (7.33%) Risk Management
9 17 (7.33%) SDLC
10 16 (6.90%) Scrum
11 14 (6.03%) Six Sigma
12 13 (5.60%) CRM
12 13 (5.60%) Investment Management
13 12 (5.17%) PRINCE
13 12 (5.17%) Resource Management
14 11 (4.74%) ERP
14 11 (4.74%) Matrix Management
14 11 (4.74%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.74%) SQL
2 4 (1.72%) Java
2 4 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.72%) PHP
3 3 (1.29%) Python
4 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.86%) C#
5 1 (0.43%) C
5 1 (0.43%) C++
5 1 (0.43%) Perl
5 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.43%) R
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (24.14%) PMP
2 46 (19.83%) PMI Certification
3 30 (12.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 27 (11.64%) Degree
5 25 (10.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (9.91%) Security Cleared
7 14 (6.03%) ISEB
8 12 (5.17%) DV Cleared
9 11 (4.74%) APMP
10 7 (3.02%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (2.16%) CBAP
12 5 (2.16%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (2.16%) CITP
12 5 (2.16%) MCSE
13 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.29%) CISA
14 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (1.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) QA
2 6 (2.59%) SEPA
3 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.86%) MiFID
3 2 (0.86%) P3O
3 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (1.72%) UAG
4 4 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.72%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (1.72%) SCOM
1 4 (1.72%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.86%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.86%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.43%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 34 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.90%) Cisco
3 14 (6.03%) VMware
4 13 (5.60%) Citrix
4 13 (5.60%) Oracle
5 8 (3.45%) HP
6 6 (2.59%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.16%) EMC
7 5 (2.16%) NetApp
7 5 (2.16%) Symantec
8 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.72%) IBM
9 3 (1.29%) IronPort
9 3 (1.29%) Postini
9 3 (1.29%) Proofpoint
9 3 (1.29%) SAP
10 2 (0.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (0.86%) Huawei
10 2 (0.86%) Juniper
10 2 (0.86%) Sun
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