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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 69 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 116 171 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.39% 3.68% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 4.37% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 142 138
Median daily rate £500 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £296 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +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
2995 3915 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.55% 84.34% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3117 3565
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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.

1 110 (51.40%) Project Management
2 89 (41.59%) Finance
3 71 (33.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (22.90%) PMP
6 48 (22.43%) ITIL
7 36 (16.82%) PMI Certification
8 32 (14.95%) Microsoft
9 30 (14.02%) Migration
10 27 (12.62%) Programme Management
10 27 (12.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 25 (11.68%) Banking
12 24 (11.21%) Data Centre
13 23 (10.75%) Degree
14 22 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 21 (9.81%) Change Management
16 20 (9.35%) MS Excel
16 20 (9.35%) Business Analysis
16 20 (9.35%) Waterfall
17 19 (8.88%) Security Cleared
17 19 (8.88%) PMI
18 18 (8.41%) Legal
19 17 (7.94%) Retail
19 17 (7.94%) MS Project
19 17 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (7.01%) Office 365
20 15 (7.01%) Cisco
20 15 (7.01%) Risk Management
20 15 (7.01%) Telecoms
21 14 (6.54%) CRM

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 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.34%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.40%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) Drupal
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.47%) IIS
6 1 (0.47%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.94%) MS Project
3 13 (6.07%) MS Office
4 5 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.34%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Faxination
4 1 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.47%) Maximo
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.47%) RMDS
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.01%) Office 365
2 5 (2.34%) IaaS
2 5 (2.34%) Mimecast
2 5 (2.34%) PaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.61%) LAN
2 11 (5.14%) WAN
3 8 (3.74%) Network Security
4 7 (3.27%) DNS
4 7 (3.27%) Firewall
4 7 (3.27%) SAN
5 6 (2.80%) Extranet
6 4 (1.87%) Internet
6 4 (1.87%) NAS
6 4 (1.87%) SMS
7 3 (1.40%) Intranet
8 2 (0.93%) MPLS
8 2 (0.93%) Skype
8 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.93%) VPN
8 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.93%) Wireless
9 1 (0.47%) DMZ
9 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.87%) Big Data
2 4 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.47%) MySQL
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 89 (41.59%) Finance
2 25 (11.68%) Banking
3 18 (8.41%) Legal
4 17 (7.94%) Retail
5 15 (7.01%) Telecoms
6 14 (6.54%) Marketing
7 9 (4.21%) Financial Institution
8 8 (3.74%) Billing
9 6 (2.80%) Advertising
9 6 (2.80%) Front Office
9 6 (2.80%) Law
10 5 (2.34%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.87%) French Language
11 4 (1.87%) Publishing
11 4 (1.87%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.93%) Back Office
12 2 (0.93%) German Language
13 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.47%) Local Government
13 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 126 (58.88%) Project Manager
2 31 (14.49%) Analyst
3 23 (10.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 22 (10.28%) Business Analyst
5 19 (8.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 19 (8.88%) IT Manager
6 17 (7.94%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (5.61%) Programme Manager
8 11 (5.14%) Senior Manager
9 10 (4.67%) Project Analyst
9 10 (4.67%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (4.21%) Contracts Manager
11 7 (3.27%) Billing Analyst
11 7 (3.27%) Billing Business Analyst
11 7 (3.27%) Billing Project Manager
11 7 (3.27%) Business Systems Analyst
11 7 (3.27%) Business Systems Manager
11 7 (3.27%) Security Manager
11 7 (3.27%) Transformation Manager
12 6 (2.80%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.87%) .NET
2 3 (1.40%) HTML
3 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.93%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) Ajax
4 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.47%) CSS
4 1 (0.47%) J2EE
4 1 (0.47%) OAuth
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.47%) SOAP
4 1 (0.47%) XHTML
4 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.88%) PMI
3 17 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.67%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.40%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.40%) Contactless
7 3 (1.40%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.40%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.40%) User Experience
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.93%) Equities
8 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) Statistics
8 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.54%) Windows
2 9 (4.21%) Linux
3 7 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.40%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (51.40%) Project Management
2 71 (33.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (22.43%) ITIL
5 30 (14.02%) Migration
6 27 (12.62%) Programme Management
7 21 (9.81%) Change Management
8 20 (9.35%) Business Analysis
8 20 (9.35%) Waterfall
9 15 (7.01%) Risk Management
10 14 (6.54%) CRM
11 13 (6.07%) Six Sigma
12 12 (5.61%) ERP
12 12 (5.61%) Scrum
13 11 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.14%) Project Planning
14 10 (4.67%) Resource Management
14 10 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (4.21%) E-Commerce
15 9 (4.21%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.21%) SQL
2 4 (1.87%) Java
2 4 (1.87%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.87%) PHP
3 3 (1.40%) Python
4 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.47%) C
5 1 (0.47%) C++
5 1 (0.47%) Perl
5 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.47%) VB
5 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (22.90%) PMP
2 36 (16.82%) PMI Certification
3 27 (12.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (10.75%) Degree
5 22 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (8.88%) Security Cleared
7 12 (5.61%) APMP
8 11 (5.14%) DV Cleared
8 11 (5.14%) ISEB
9 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.34%) CBAP
11 5 (2.34%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (2.34%) CITP
11 5 (2.34%) MCSE
12 4 (1.87%) CISA
12 4 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.40%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.21%) QA
2 5 (2.34%) SEPA
3 3 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) P3O
4 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.47%) COBIT
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.47%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.47%) MiFID
5 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (1.87%) UAG
4 4 (1.87%) XenApp
5 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (1.87%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.87%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (1.87%) SCOM
1 4 (1.87%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.93%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.47%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.47%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 32 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.01%) Cisco
3 11 (5.14%) Citrix
3 11 (5.14%) Oracle
3 11 (5.14%) VMware
4 7 (3.27%) HP
5 5 (2.34%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.34%) EMC
5 5 (2.34%) Symantec
6 4 (1.87%) IBM
7 3 (1.40%) IronPort
7 3 (1.40%) NetApp
7 3 (1.40%) Postini
7 3 (1.40%) Proofpoint
8 2 (0.93%) Juniper
8 2 (0.93%) Pega
8 2 (0.93%) SAP
8 2 (0.93%) Sun
8 2 (0.93%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.47%) Siebel
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