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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
London / City of London
Rank 92 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 63 135 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.18% 4.39% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 5.19% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 107 144
Median daily rate £510 £438 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £288 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
2489 2603 4182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.71% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 2047 3286
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.60 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.51% +74.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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 84 (52.83%) Project Management
2 78 (49.06%) Finance
3 56 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (23.27%) PMP
6 31 (19.50%) PMI Certification
7 26 (16.35%) ITIL
7 26 (16.35%) Programme Management
7 26 (16.35%) Waterfall
8 25 (15.72%) Migration
9 22 (13.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 21 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 21 (13.21%) Banking
11 20 (12.58%) PMI
11 20 (12.58%) MS Project
11 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
12 18 (11.32%) Data Centre
13 17 (10.69%) Degree
13 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (10.06%) MS Excel
14 16 (10.06%) Risk Management
14 16 (10.06%) Matrix Organization
15 15 (9.43%) Legal
15 15 (9.43%) Cisco
16 14 (8.81%) LAN
16 14 (8.81%) Change Management
16 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
16 14 (8.81%) DV Cleared
17 13 (8.18%) WAN
18 12 (7.55%) Project Planning

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 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.26%) IIS
3 2 (1.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.26%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (12.58%) MS Project
2 16 (10.06%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.03%) MS Office
4 7 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.63%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.63%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.63%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.63%) Maximo
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.63%) RMDS
2 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) Office 365
2 5 (3.14%) IaaS
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.89%) PaaS
3 3 (1.89%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.81%) LAN
2 13 (8.18%) WAN
3 4 (2.52%) Skype
3 4 (2.52%) Telepresence
4 3 (1.89%) Firewall
4 3 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 3 (1.89%) MPLS
4 3 (1.89%) SAN
5 2 (1.26%) DHCP
5 2 (1.26%) DMVPN
5 2 (1.26%) DNS
5 2 (1.26%) Internet
5 2 (1.26%) Intranet
5 2 (1.26%) NAS
5 2 (1.26%) SMS
6 1 (0.63%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.63%) VoIP
6 1 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) Big Data
2 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 78 (49.06%) Finance
2 21 (13.21%) Banking
3 15 (9.43%) Legal
4 8 (5.03%) Billing
4 8 (5.03%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.03%) Retail
5 5 (3.14%) Front Office
5 5 (3.14%) Law
5 5 (3.14%) Marketing
5 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.52%) Advertising
6 4 (2.52%) French Language
7 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (50.94%) Project Manager
2 25 (15.72%) Analyst
3 19 (11.95%) Business Analyst
3 19 (11.95%) Infrastructure Manager
3 19 (11.95%) IT Manager
4 17 (10.69%) IT Project Manager
5 13 (8.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 12 (7.55%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Billing Analyst
7 7 (4.40%) Billing Business Analyst
7 7 (4.40%) Billing Project Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Business Systems Analyst
7 7 (4.40%) Business Systems Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Project Analyst
8 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
8 6 (3.77%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.14%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 5 (3.14%) Project Officer
9 5 (3.14%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) .NET
2 2 (1.26%) Middleware
2 2 (1.26%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) Ajax
3 1 (0.63%) HTML
3 1 (0.63%) OAuth
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.63%) SOAP
3 1 (0.63%) XHTML
3 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.58%) PMI
2 18 (11.32%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.52%) Contactless
4 4 (2.52%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.52%) Fixed Income
4 4 (2.52%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.89%) Equities
5 3 (1.89%) Fintech
5 3 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.26%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.26%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 2 (1.26%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.29%) Windows
2 9 (5.66%) Unix
3 7 (4.40%) Linux
4 3 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (52.83%) Project Management
2 56 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.35%) ITIL
4 26 (16.35%) Programme Management
4 26 (16.35%) Waterfall
5 25 (15.72%) Migration
6 16 (10.06%) Matrix Organization
6 16 (10.06%) Risk Management
7 14 (8.81%) Business Analysis
7 14 (8.81%) Change Management
8 12 (7.55%) Project Planning
9 11 (6.92%) Change Control
10 10 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.29%) Data Protection
10 10 (6.29%) Project Governance
10 10 (6.29%) Scrum
11 9 (5.66%) Six Sigma
12 8 (5.03%) Data Modelling
12 8 (5.03%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.40%) SQL
2 3 (1.89%) C
3 2 (1.26%) C#
3 2 (1.26%) Java
3 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.26%) PHP
4 1 (0.63%) C++
4 1 (0.63%) Perl
4 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (23.27%) PMP
2 31 (19.50%) PMI Certification
3 22 (13.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (13.21%) Security Cleared
5 17 (10.69%) Degree
5 17 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (8.81%) DV Cleared
7 10 (6.29%) ISEB
8 7 (4.40%) APMP
9 5 (3.14%) CBAP
9 5 (3.14%) Chartered Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) CITP
9 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (2.52%) CISA
11 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.63%) CCNA
12 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.26%) COBIT
2 2 (1.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.26%) MiFID
2 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.63%) P3O
3 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.26%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.63%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.63%) Control-M
3 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.63%) Nagios
3 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.63%) Puppet
3 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.63%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.43%) Cisco
3 9 (5.66%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.03%) Citrix
4 8 (5.03%) Oracle
5 3 (1.89%) VMware
6 2 (1.26%) Splunk
6 2 (1.26%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.63%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.63%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.63%) Axway
7 1 (0.63%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.63%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.63%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.63%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.63%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.63%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Sybase
7 1 (0.63%) Yardi
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