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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
London / City of London
Rank 84 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 73 126 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.48% 4.01% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 4.63% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 101 130
Median daily rate £505 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year
- -1.34%

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
2494 2719 4248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.57% 86.62% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1981 2157 3315
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 £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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 73 (49.66%) Project Management
2 64 (43.54%) Finance
3 52 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (31.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (21.09%) PMI Certification
6 30 (20.41%) PMP
7 27 (18.37%) ITIL
8 26 (17.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 24 (16.33%) Security Cleared
10 23 (15.65%) Programme Management
11 21 (14.29%) Migration
11 21 (14.29%) MS Project
12 20 (13.61%) PMI
12 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
12 20 (13.61%) Waterfall
13 17 (11.56%) Matrix Organization
14 16 (10.88%) DV Cleared
14 16 (10.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (10.88%) Banking
15 15 (10.20%) Data Centre
16 14 (9.52%) Degree
16 14 (9.52%) Cisco
16 14 (9.52%) Risk Management
17 13 (8.84%) ISEB
18 12 (8.16%) Project Planning
18 12 (8.16%) Project Governance
19 11 (7.48%) Change Control
19 11 (7.48%) Business Analysis
19 11 (7.48%) Scrum
19 11 (7.48%) CheckPoint

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 8 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.36%) IIS
3 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.36%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) JBoss
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (14.29%) MS Project
2 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.76%) MS Office
4 6 (4.08%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (2.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) Office 365
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.04%) SaaS
4 2 (1.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.80%) LAN
1 10 (6.80%) WAN
2 4 (2.72%) Firewall
2 4 (2.72%) Telepresence
3 3 (2.04%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.04%) MPLS
3 3 (2.04%) SAN
3 3 (2.04%) Skype
4 2 (1.36%) DHCP
4 2 (1.36%) DMVPN
4 2 (1.36%) DNS
4 2 (1.36%) Intranet
4 2 (1.36%) NAS
4 2 (1.36%) Wireless
5 1 (0.68%) DMZ
5 1 (0.68%) IPsec
5 1 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.68%) VoIP
5 1 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.72%) Big Data
1 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) JIRA
2 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 64 (43.54%) Finance
2 16 (10.88%) Banking
3 10 (6.80%) Legal
4 8 (5.44%) Law
5 6 (4.08%) Investment Banking
6 5 (3.40%) Billing
6 5 (3.40%) Front Office
6 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.72%) Advertising
8 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.36%) French Language
8 2 (1.36%) Marketing
8 2 (1.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (51.02%) Project Manager
2 23 (15.65%) Analyst
3 19 (12.93%) Business Analyst
4 17 (11.56%) IT Manager
5 16 (10.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 14 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (8.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 11 (7.48%) Programme Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Senior Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (4.08%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
10 6 (4.08%) Project Officer
10 6 (4.08%) Project Support Officer
10 6 (4.08%) Support Officer
11 5 (3.40%) DV Cleared Project Manager
12 4 (2.72%) Billing Analyst
12 4 (2.72%) Billing Project Manager
12 4 (2.72%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (2.72%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
12 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) .NET
2 2 (1.36%) Middleware
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) PMI
2 15 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.72%) Contactless
4 4 (2.72%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.04%) Fintech
5 3 (2.04%) NHS
5 3 (2.04%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.36%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.36%) Equities
6 2 (1.36%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.12%) Windows
2 7 (4.76%) Unix
3 5 (3.40%) Linux
4 2 (1.36%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.66%) Project Management
2 52 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (31.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (18.37%) ITIL
5 23 (15.65%) Programme Management
6 21 (14.29%) Migration
7 20 (13.61%) Waterfall
8 17 (11.56%) Matrix Organization
9 14 (9.52%) Risk Management
10 12 (8.16%) Project Governance
10 12 (8.16%) Project Planning
11 11 (7.48%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.48%) Change Control
11 11 (7.48%) Scrum
12 10 (6.80%) Change Management
13 8 (5.44%) Data Protection
13 8 (5.44%) Six Sigma
13 8 (5.44%) UML
14 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) C
2 2 (1.36%) C#
3 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (21.09%) PMI Certification
2 30 (20.41%) PMP
3 26 (17.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (16.33%) Security Cleared
5 16 (10.88%) DV Cleared
5 16 (10.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (9.52%) Degree
7 13 (8.84%) ISEB
8 7 (4.76%) APMP
9 6 (4.08%) CBAP
9 6 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (4.08%) CITP
9 6 (4.08%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.68%) CCNA
12 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.68%) MCSE
12 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) MiFID
2 2 (1.36%) COBIT
2 2 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) P3O
3 1 (0.68%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.68%) Control-M
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.68%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.68%) Nagios
2 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) Cisco
3 11 (7.48%) CheckPoint
4 8 (5.44%) Citrix
5 3 (2.04%) Oracle
5 3 (2.04%) VMware
6 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.36%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.68%) Axway
7 1 (0.68%) BEA
7 1 (0.68%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.68%) Nokia
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
7 1 (0.68%) Symantec
7 1 (0.68%) Yardi
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Networkers
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Omni RMS
Posted: 4 days ago
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Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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TDA Group
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Parkwell Management Consultants
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 26 days ago