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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 61 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 182 259 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.09% 3.60% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 4.70% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 192 240
Average daily rate
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£450 £437 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.93 £37.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.26% -44.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -6.25%
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
4478 5509 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.07% 76.51% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3363 4079 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 71 93
Average hourly rate £21.88 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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.

1 241 (54.52%) Project Management
2 167 (37.78%) Finance
3 110 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 100 (22.62%) ITIL
6 91 (20.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 72 (16.29%) Banking
8 70 (15.84%) PMI Certification
9 68 (15.38%) MS Project
10 65 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 57 (12.90%) MS Excel
12 54 (12.22%) Degree
13 48 (10.86%) Change Management
14 46 (10.41%) MS Office
15 45 (10.18%) Security Cleared
16 43 (9.73%) PMP
17 42 (9.50%) PRINCE
18 38 (8.60%) PMI
18 38 (8.60%) Programme Management
19 37 (8.37%) Risk Management
20 36 (8.14%) Scrum
21 35 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 34 (7.69%) Project Planning
23 33 (7.47%) Migration
24 31 (7.01%) Business Analysis
24 31 (7.01%) MS PowerPoint
25 28 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
26 27 (6.11%) Investment Banking
26 27 (6.11%) SC Cleared
27 26 (5.88%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.04%) CMS
3 4 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.90%) Confluence
4 3 (0.68%) SAS
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.45%) Drupal
5 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.23%) WordPress
6 1 (0.23%) Moodle
6 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 68 (15.38%) MS Project
2 57 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 46 (10.41%) MS Office
4 31 (7.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (5.66%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.45%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) Summit
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.23%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.23%) Endur
4 1 (0.23%) Findur
4 1 (0.23%) BASE24
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) Office 365
2 2 (0.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.49%) SAN
2 7 (1.58%) Firewall
2 7 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.13%) Network Security
3 5 (1.13%) LAN
4 4 (0.90%) DNS
5 3 (0.68%) VLAN
5 3 (0.68%) VoIP
5 3 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.68%) Multicast
6 2 (0.45%) HSRP
6 2 (0.45%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.45%) RIP
6 2 (0.45%) VPN
6 2 (0.45%) Intranet
6 2 (0.45%) IPsec
6 2 (0.45%) MPLS
6 2 (0.45%) OSPF
6 2 (0.45%) BGP
6 2 (0.45%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.68%) MySQL
5 3 (0.68%) Big Data
6 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.45%) SSDT
6 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.45%) MS Access
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.23%) WebFOCUS
7 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (1.13%) JIRA
2 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.45%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.23%) Maven
4 1 (0.23%) Subversion
4 1 (0.23%) Ant
4 1 (0.23%) JUnit
4 1 (0.23%) XDE
4 1 (0.23%) Toad
4 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.23%) Hudson
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 167 (37.78%) Finance
2 72 (16.29%) Banking
3 27 (6.11%) Investment Banking
4 24 (5.43%) Legal
5 23 (5.20%) Retail
6 14 (3.17%) Publishing
7 11 (2.49%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.26%) Law
9 9 (2.04%) Advertising
10 8 (1.81%) Front Office
11 7 (1.58%) Marketing
12 6 (1.36%) Local Government
13 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (1.13%) Back Office
14 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.68%) Games
15 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.45%) French Language
16 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 224 (50.68%) Project Manager
2 57 (12.90%) Analyst
3 29 (6.56%) Senior Manager
4 26 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 25 (5.66%) Programme Manager
6 19 (4.30%) Architect
7 18 (4.07%) PMO Analyst
8 17 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
9 16 (3.62%) Business Analyst
10 15 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 14 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
11 14 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 11 (2.49%) Project Planner
13 10 (2.26%) Coordinator
13 10 (2.26%) PMO Manager
13 10 (2.26%) Business Manager
14 9 (2.04%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.04%) Project Coordinator
15 8 (1.81%) Agile Project Manager
16 7 (1.58%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.49%) .NET
1 11 (2.49%) XML
2 9 (2.04%) Web Services
3 7 (1.58%) JSP
4 6 (1.36%) HTML
5 4 (0.90%) REST
5 4 (0.90%) SOAP
5 4 (0.90%) CSS
6 3 (0.68%) Spring
6 3 (0.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (0.68%) EJB
7 2 (0.45%) Middleware
7 2 (0.45%) Struts
7 2 (0.45%) JMS
7 2 (0.45%) Swing
7 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.23%) JRules
8 1 (0.23%) JSON
8 1 (0.23%) Ajax
8 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.60%) PMI
2 28 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (1.36%) NHS
6 5 (1.13%) Replication
6 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.13%) Social Media
6 5 (1.13%) User Experience
7 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.90%) SWIFT
7 4 (0.90%) Market Risk
8 3 (0.68%) Statistics
8 3 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.68%) SecurID
8 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.68%) EPoS
8 3 (0.68%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.30%) Windows
2 12 (2.71%) Linux
2 12 (2.71%) UNIX
3 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.68%) AIX
6 2 (0.45%) Solaris
6 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Android
7 1 (0.23%) pSOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (54.52%) Project Management
2 110 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (23.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 100 (22.62%) ITIL
5 48 (10.86%) Change Management
6 42 (9.50%) PRINCE
7 38 (8.60%) Programme Management
8 37 (8.37%) Risk Management
9 36 (8.14%) Scrum
10 34 (7.69%) Project Planning
11 33 (7.47%) Migration
12 31 (7.01%) Business Analysis
13 24 (5.43%) Service Management
14 21 (4.75%) Six Sigma
15 20 (4.52%) Waterfall
16 18 (4.07%) CRM
17 17 (3.85%) Service Delivery
17 17 (3.85%) Change Control
18 14 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
19 13 (2.94%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.62%) SQL
2 14 (3.17%) Java
3 7 (1.58%) VBA
4 6 (1.36%) C
5 5 (1.13%) C#
6 3 (0.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.45%) PHP
7 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 91 (20.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 70 (15.84%) PMI Certification
3 54 (12.22%) Degree
4 45 (10.18%) Security Cleared
5 43 (9.73%) PMP
6 35 (7.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 27 (6.11%) SC Cleared
8 17 (3.85%) ISEB
9 14 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.04%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.81%) APMP
12 7 (1.58%) MAPM
13 6 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.13%) CCNP
14 5 (1.13%) CISSP
15 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (0.90%) MCSE
15 4 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
15 4 (0.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.17%) QA
2 9 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.13%) COBIT
4 4 (0.90%) EMIR
4 4 (0.90%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.90%) SLA
5 3 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.68%) P3O
6 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (0.45%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 65 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.88%) Oracle
3 16 (3.62%) SAP
4 9 (2.04%) Cisco
4 9 (2.04%) IBM
5 8 (1.81%) VMware
6 6 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.36%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.90%) Citrix
7 4 (0.90%) SunGard
7 4 (0.90%) HP
7 4 (0.90%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.68%) Google
8 3 (0.68%) Triple Point
8 3 (0.68%) Remedy
8 3 (0.68%) TOWER Software
8 3 (0.68%) Progress
8 3 (0.68%) Cognos
8 3 (0.68%) Juniper
8 3 (0.68%) CA
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