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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 45 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 237 214 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.05% 3.69% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.76% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 155 197
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £640 £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 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.03%
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
4608 4500 5541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.70% 77.53% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3635 3349 4119
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 43 95
Average hourly rate £21.30 £23.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.85 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 229 (49.78%) Project Management
2 161 (35.00%) Finance
3 126 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (22.61%) ITIL
5 89 (19.35%) PMI Certification
6 84 (18.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 75 (16.30%) Banking
8 69 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 59 (12.83%) PMP
9 59 (12.83%) MS Project
10 57 (12.39%) Microsoft
11 53 (11.52%) Degree
12 47 (10.22%) Migration
13 46 (10.00%) MS Office
14 45 (9.78%) MS Excel
14 45 (9.78%) Programme Management
15 44 (9.57%) Scrum
16 42 (9.13%) PMI
17 40 (8.70%) Change Control
18 39 (8.48%) Waterfall
18 39 (8.48%) Windows
19 38 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 37 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (7.83%) Change Management
22 34 (7.39%) Service Management
23 33 (7.17%) CRM
23 33 (7.17%) Investment Banking
23 33 (7.17%) SDLC
24 32 (6.96%) Project Planning
25 31 (6.74%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.96%) CMS
3 8 (1.74%) Lync
4 5 (1.09%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.87%) IIS
5 4 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.65%) Confluence
7 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) Drupal
7 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.22%) SAS
8 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (12.83%) MS Project
2 46 (10.00%) MS Office
3 45 (9.78%) MS Excel
4 26 (5.65%) MS Visio
5 22 (4.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.22%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.61%) SaaS
2 8 (1.74%) Office 365
3 3 (0.65%) IaaS
3 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.22%) WAN
2 23 (5.00%) LAN
3 13 (2.83%) SAN
4 11 (2.39%) VoIP
5 9 (1.96%) WLAN
5 9 (1.96%) DHCP
5 9 (1.96%) Intranet
6 8 (1.74%) Internet
6 8 (1.74%) Firewall
6 8 (1.74%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.74%) VPN
7 7 (1.52%) DNS
7 7 (1.52%) Extranet
8 6 (1.30%) IPsec
8 6 (1.30%) NAS
9 5 (1.09%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.87%) MPLS
10 4 (0.87%) OSPF
10 4 (0.87%) BGP
10 4 (0.87%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (1.74%) EDRMS
5 8 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.52%) DTS
7 6 (1.30%) QlikView
8 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.65%) IDOL
9 2 (0.43%) MS Access
9 2 (0.43%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.43%) Big Data
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.22%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.22%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 10 (2.17%) JIRA
2 9 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.52%) Selenium
3 7 (1.52%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.09%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.43%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.43%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 161 (35.00%) Finance
2 75 (16.30%) Banking
3 33 (7.17%) Investment Banking
4 23 (5.00%) Legal
5 21 (4.57%) Telecoms
5 21 (4.57%) Law
6 19 (4.13%) Marketing
7 15 (3.26%) Retail
8 11 (2.39%) Back Office
9 9 (1.96%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.52%) Advertising
10 7 (1.52%) Publishing
10 7 (1.52%) Local Government
11 5 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.09%) Front Office
12 4 (0.87%) Billing
13 3 (0.65%) German Language
14 2 (0.43%) French Language
14 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 233 (50.65%) Project Manager
2 66 (14.35%) Analyst
3 38 (8.26%) Business Analyst
4 25 (5.43%) Architect
5 24 (5.22%) IT Project Manager
5 24 (5.22%) Infrastructure Manager
6 22 (4.78%) Programme Manager
7 19 (4.13%) Senior Manager
8 18 (3.91%) Senior Project Manager
9 17 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (2.83%) Project Officer
11 12 (2.61%) Business Manager
11 12 (2.61%) Project Support Officer
12 11 (2.39%) Coordinator
12 11 (2.39%) Consultant
12 11 (2.39%) Digital Project Manager
13 10 (2.17%) Technical Manager
14 9 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
15 8 (1.74%) Technical Project Manager
15 8 (1.74%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (5.65%) .NET
2 10 (2.17%) Middleware
3 7 (1.52%) JRules
4 6 (1.30%) Web Services
5 5 (1.09%) MSMQ
6 4 (0.87%) HTML
6 4 (0.87%) JMS
6 4 (0.87%) XML
6 4 (0.87%) JSP
6 4 (0.87%) SOAP
6 4 (0.87%) REST
7 3 (0.65%) J2EE
7 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.43%) LAMP
8 2 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.43%) MDX
8 2 (0.43%) Django
9 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.22%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.13%) PMI
2 37 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.30%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.00%) NHS
5 20 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.83%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.17%) User Experience
8 9 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.30%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.30%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.30%) Derivative
11 5 (1.09%) CMDB
11 5 (1.09%) Equities
11 5 (1.09%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.87%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.87%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.87%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.48%) Windows
2 20 (4.35%) Linux
3 10 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.96%) Android
5 7 (1.52%) UNIX
5 7 (1.52%) Solaris
6 6 (1.30%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.30%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.09%) AIX
8 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (49.78%) Project Management
2 126 (27.39%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (22.61%) ITIL
4 69 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (10.22%) Migration
6 45 (9.78%) Programme Management
7 44 (9.57%) Scrum
8 40 (8.70%) Change Control
9 39 (8.48%) Waterfall
10 36 (7.83%) Change Management
11 34 (7.39%) Service Management
12 33 (7.17%) CRM
12 33 (7.17%) SDLC
13 32 (6.96%) Project Planning
14 31 (6.74%) Risk Management
15 24 (5.22%) PRINCE
16 23 (5.00%) Information Security
16 23 (5.00%) Analytics
16 23 (5.00%) Line Management
17 22 (4.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (5.65%) SQL
2 12 (2.61%) Java
3 6 (1.30%) C#
4 5 (1.09%) C
5 4 (0.87%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.65%) VBA
6 3 (0.65%) COBOL
7 2 (0.43%) VB
7 2 (0.43%) Python
7 2 (0.43%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.43%) Ruby
7 2 (0.43%) Korn
7 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.43%) R
7 2 (0.43%) XMLA
8 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (19.35%) PMI Certification
2 84 (18.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 59 (12.83%) PMP
4 53 (11.52%) Degree
5 38 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 31 (6.74%) Security Cleared
7 18 (3.91%) ISEB
8 14 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.61%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.96%) APMP
10 9 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.74%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.74%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.52%) MCP
13 6 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.09%) CISSP
15 4 (0.87%) MCSA
15 4 (0.87%) CCIE
15 4 (0.87%) CISA
16 3 (0.65%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.22%) QA
2 7 (1.52%) P3O
3 6 (1.30%) COBIT
3 6 (1.30%) SLA
4 5 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.65%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.65%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.43%) EMIR
6 2 (0.43%) Basel III
6 2 (0.43%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.22%) COSO
7 1 (0.22%) Basel II
System Software
1 20 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) Varnish
3 2 (0.43%) Snort
3 2 (0.43%) Squid
4 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.96%) Puppet
1 9 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.52%) SCCM
3 4 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (0.65%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.43%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.22%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.43%) Oracle
3 24 (5.22%) Cisco
4 21 (4.57%) SAP
5 15 (3.26%) VMware
6 13 (2.83%) CheckPoint
7 12 (2.61%) Citrix
8 9 (1.96%) HP
8 9 (1.96%) Dell
8 9 (1.96%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.52%) WorldPay
9 7 (1.52%) webMethods
10 6 (1.30%) IBM
11 5 (1.09%) Sybase
11 5 (1.09%) Cognos
11 5 (1.09%) Juniper
11 5 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.09%) CA
11 5 (1.09%) NetApp
12 4 (0.87%) McAfee
City, London
PwC
Rate: PwC is open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £475.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Ampersand Consulting
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term+
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 26 days ago