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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 72 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 98 236 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.95% 4.05% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 5.07% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 186 187
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.69 £95.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
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
2818 4659 4801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.83% 80.04% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 3662 3609
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 52 39
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 June 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 June 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.

1 137 (59.57%) Project Management
2 88 (38.26%) Finance
3 76 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (26.52%) PMI Certification
5 48 (20.87%) PMP
6 44 (19.13%) ITIL
7 36 (15.65%) Change Management
8 34 (14.78%) Banking
9 29 (12.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 29 (12.61%) SDLC
10 28 (12.17%) Waterfall
11 27 (11.74%) Migration
11 27 (11.74%) MS Project
12 26 (11.30%) MS Excel
12 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
12 26 (11.30%) Degree
13 25 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 24 (10.43%) PMI
14 24 (10.43%) Data Centre
15 20 (8.70%) Scrum
15 20 (8.70%) Security Cleared
16 19 (8.26%) Telecoms
17 17 (7.39%) Programme Management
17 17 (7.39%) Business Analysis
17 17 (7.39%) Windows
17 17 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (6.96%) Cisco
19 15 (6.52%) VMware
20 14 (6.09%) Risk Management

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 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.04%) Confluence
3 5 (2.17%) CMS
4 3 (1.30%) EPiServer CMS
4 3 (1.30%) IIS
4 3 (1.30%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.87%) Drupal
5 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.43%) Moodle
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (11.74%) MS Project
2 26 (11.30%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.65%) MS Office
4 5 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) assyst
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.43%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.65%) WAN
2 11 (4.78%) LAN
3 7 (3.04%) Firewall
4 5 (2.17%) Network Security
5 4 (1.74%) DNS
5 4 (1.74%) Extranet
5 4 (1.74%) VoIP
6 3 (1.30%) VPN
6 3 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.87%) DMZ
7 2 (0.87%) Internet
7 2 (0.87%) Intranet
7 2 (0.87%) MPLS
7 2 (0.87%) Wireless
8 1 (0.43%) BGP
8 1 (0.43%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.43%) OSPF
8 1 (0.43%) SAN
8 1 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.74%) MySQL
3 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (5.65%) JIRA
2 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.87%) ProC
3 1 (0.43%) MSI
General
1 88 (38.26%) Finance
2 34 (14.78%) Banking
3 19 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.65%) Advertising
5 12 (5.22%) Financial Institution
6 11 (4.78%) Retail
7 10 (4.35%) Legal
8 8 (3.48%) Law
8 8 (3.48%) Marketing
9 7 (3.04%) Publishing
10 6 (2.61%) Back Office
11 2 (0.87%) Billing
11 2 (0.87%) German Language
11 2 (0.87%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.43%) French Language
12 1 (0.43%) Front Office
12 1 (0.43%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 144 (62.61%) Project Manager
2 28 (12.17%) Infrastructure Manager
3 25 (10.87%) Senior Manager
4 24 (10.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 24 (10.43%) Senior Project Manager
5 22 (9.57%) Analyst
5 22 (9.57%) IT Manager
6 19 (8.26%) IT Project Manager
7 15 (6.52%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.52%) Programme Manager
8 11 (4.78%) Applications Manager
8 11 (4.78%) Contracts Manager
9 9 (3.91%) Agile Project Manager
9 9 (3.91%) Applications Project Manager
10 8 (3.48%) Technical Manager
11 7 (3.04%) Business Manager
11 7 (3.04%) Business Project Manager
11 7 (3.04%) Security Manager
11 7 (3.04%) Security Project Manager
11 7 (3.04%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.61%) .NET
1 6 (2.61%) XML
2 5 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 5 (2.17%) HTML
2 5 (2.17%) Web Services
3 4 (1.74%) CSS
4 3 (1.30%) HTML5
4 3 (1.30%) jQuery
4 3 (1.30%) XHTML
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.43%) Data Centre
1 24 (10.43%) PMI
2 17 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.74%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (1.74%) NHS
4 4 (1.74%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.30%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.30%) Reinsurance
5 3 (1.30%) STB
6 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.87%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.87%) Economics
6 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.87%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.39%) Windows
2 9 (3.91%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.17%) Linux
4 3 (1.30%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.43%) Unix
6 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (59.57%) Project Management
2 76 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (19.13%) ITIL
5 36 (15.65%) Change Management
6 29 (12.61%) SDLC
7 28 (12.17%) Waterfall
8 27 (11.74%) Migration
9 20 (8.70%) Scrum
10 17 (7.39%) Business Analysis
10 17 (7.39%) Programme Management
11 14 (6.09%) PRINCE
11 14 (6.09%) Risk Management
12 11 (4.78%) CRM
12 11 (4.78%) Investment Management
12 11 (4.78%) Matrix Management
12 11 (4.78%) Resource Management
13 10 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
13 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
14 8 (3.48%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.04%) SQL
2 6 (2.61%) C#
3 4 (1.74%) Java
3 4 (1.74%) PHP
3 4 (1.74%) Python
4 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.43%) R
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (26.52%) PMI Certification
2 48 (20.87%) PMP
3 29 (12.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (11.30%) Degree
5 25 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 20 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.78%) APMP
7 11 (4.78%) ISEB
8 9 (3.91%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.17%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.30%) CISSP
11 3 (1.30%) MCSE
11 3 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.87%) MAPM
12 2 (0.87%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.35%) QA
1 10 (4.35%) SEPA
2 3 (1.30%) MiFID
2 3 (1.30%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.43%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) EMIR
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.43%) P3O
4 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) UCITS
System Software
1 12 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.30%) UAG
4 3 (1.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.30%) IBM BigFix
1 3 (1.30%) SCOM
1 3 (1.30%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.87%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.87%) Puppet
2 2 (0.87%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.96%) Cisco
3 15 (6.52%) VMware
4 9 (3.91%) Citrix
4 9 (3.91%) Oracle
5 5 (2.17%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.74%) CheckPoint
6 4 (1.74%) HP
7 3 (1.30%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.30%) IBM
7 3 (1.30%) Murex
7 3 (1.30%) NetApp
7 3 (1.30%) Rally
7 3 (1.30%) SAP
7 3 (1.30%) Symantec
8 2 (0.87%) Ciena
8 2 (0.87%) EMC
8 2 (0.87%) Huawei
8 2 (0.87%) Juniper
8 2 (0.87%) Sun
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Rate: £280 - £305 per day
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