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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 47 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 217 276 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.70% 3.91% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 5.08% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 191 184
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£444 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.81%
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
4559 5435 4802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.69% 76.91% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3564 4025 3624
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 70 80
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £45.00 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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.

1 190 (47.15%) Project Management
2 169 (41.94%) Finance
3 91 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (20.10%) ITIL
6 71 (17.62%) Banking
7 67 (16.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 66 (16.38%) MS Project
9 60 (14.89%) PMI Certification
10 59 (14.64%) MS Excel
11 51 (12.66%) Microsoft
11 51 (12.66%) Degree
12 48 (11.91%) Change Management
13 42 (10.42%) MS Office
14 39 (9.68%) PMP
15 35 (8.68%) Migration
16 31 (7.69%) PRINCE
16 31 (7.69%) Business Analysis
17 30 (7.44%) Investment Banking
17 30 (7.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 29 (7.20%) Programme Management
18 29 (7.20%) Project Planning
19 28 (6.95%) Security Cleared
19 28 (6.95%) Waterfall
20 27 (6.70%) PMI
21 26 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
23 24 (5.96%) Scrum
23 24 (5.96%) Risk Management
23 24 (5.96%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 23 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.24%) CMS
2 5 (1.24%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.74%) IIS
4 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.25%) JBoss
6 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) Documentum
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.25%) Moodle
6 1 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 66 (16.38%) MS Project
2 59 (14.64%) MS Excel
3 42 (10.42%) MS Office
4 25 (6.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (5.21%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.99%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.74%) CA Clarity
2 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.50%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.50%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.50%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.50%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.50%) Endur
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.25%) BASE24
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.25%) Findur
4 1 (0.25%) Agresso
4 1 (0.25%) HFM
4 1 (0.25%) Summit
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.23%) Firewall
2 7 (1.74%) VoIP
3 6 (1.49%) SAN
3 6 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.49%) BGP
4 5 (1.24%) WAN
4 5 (1.24%) Network Security
5 4 (0.99%) LAN
5 4 (0.99%) MPLS
5 4 (0.99%) OSPF
5 4 (0.99%) Multicast
6 3 (0.74%) DNS
7 2 (0.50%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.50%) RIP
7 2 (0.50%) VPN
7 2 (0.50%) 3G
7 2 (0.50%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.50%) TACACS
7 2 (0.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.49%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.99%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.74%) Big Data
6 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.50%) QlikView
7 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.50%) SSDT
8 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (0.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.25%) Ant
3 1 (0.25%) JUnit
3 1 (0.25%) Toad
3 1 (0.25%) XDE
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.25%) Maven
3 1 (0.25%) Hudson
3 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
General
1 169 (41.94%) Finance
2 71 (17.62%) Banking
3 30 (7.44%) Investment Banking
4 22 (5.46%) Retail
5 17 (4.22%) Legal
6 13 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.48%) Law
8 9 (2.23%) Marketing
9 7 (1.74%) Advertising
9 7 (1.74%) Publishing
10 6 (1.49%) Back Office
11 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.24%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.74%) Front Office
12 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.74%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.74%) German Language
13 2 (0.50%) Games
14 1 (0.25%) Billing
14 1 (0.25%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 210 (52.11%) Project Manager
2 59 (14.64%) Analyst
3 32 (7.94%) Senior Manager
4 30 (7.44%) Business Analyst
5 29 (7.20%) Senior Project Manager
6 21 (5.21%) Programme Manager
7 17 (4.22%) IT Project Manager
8 16 (3.97%) PMO Analyst
9 12 (2.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (2.98%) Infrastructure Manager
9 12 (2.98%) Technical Manager
10 11 (2.73%) Business Manager
11 9 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (2.23%) Technical Project Manager
11 9 (2.23%) Developer
11 9 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 8 (1.99%) Project Support Officer
12 8 (1.99%) Project Officer
12 8 (1.99%) Change Manager
13 7 (1.74%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.23%) .NET
2 4 (0.99%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (0.99%) XML
3 3 (0.74%) HTML
3 3 (0.74%) Web Services
4 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.50%) CSS
5 1 (0.25%) JMS
5 1 (0.25%) J2EE
5 1 (0.25%) SOAP
5 1 (0.25%) Middleware
5 1 (0.25%) Spring
5 1 (0.25%) JSON
5 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.25%) Velocity
5 1 (0.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.70%) PMI
2 26 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.23%) NHS
4 12 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.24%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.24%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.24%) SWIFT
6 4 (0.99%) Market Risk
6 4 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (0.99%) User Experience
7 3 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.74%) Replication
7 3 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.74%) SecurID
7 3 (0.74%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.74%) Social Media
8 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.50%) Kindle
8 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.71%) Windows
2 9 (2.23%) UNIX
3 7 (1.74%) Linux
4 5 (1.24%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.99%) AIX
6 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.50%) Solaris
7 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (47.15%) Project Management
2 91 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (20.10%) ITIL
5 48 (11.91%) Change Management
6 35 (8.68%) Migration
7 31 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 31 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 29 (7.20%) Programme Management
8 29 (7.20%) Project Planning
9 28 (6.95%) Waterfall
10 24 (5.96%) Scrum
10 24 (5.96%) Risk Management
10 24 (5.96%) Service Management
11 20 (4.96%) CRM
12 17 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (4.22%) Six Sigma
12 17 (4.22%) Change Control
13 16 (3.97%) People Management
13 16 (3.97%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.97%) SQL
2 6 (1.49%) Java
3 5 (1.24%) VBA
4 4 (0.99%) C#
5 3 (0.74%) C
5 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.50%) ABAP
6 2 (0.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.50%) PHP
7 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 67 (16.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 60 (14.89%) PMI Certification
3 51 (12.66%) Degree
4 39 (9.68%) PMP
5 30 (7.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 28 (6.95%) Security Cleared
7 16 (3.97%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.72%) ISEB
9 14 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.98%) APMP
11 7 (1.74%) CISSP
12 5 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.99%) CISA
14 3 (0.74%) CRISC
14 3 (0.74%) GIAC
14 3 (0.74%) CISM
14 3 (0.74%) CCNP
14 3 (0.74%) CCNA
14 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.74%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.98%) QA
2 6 (1.49%) P3O
3 5 (1.24%) FINREP
4 3 (0.74%) CRD IV
4 3 (0.74%) COBIT
5 2 (0.50%) SLA
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) FATCA
6 1 (0.25%) EMIR
6 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) SCOM
1 3 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.50%) SCCM
2 2 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 51 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.46%) Oracle
3 14 (3.47%) Cisco
4 10 (2.48%) HP
4 10 (2.48%) SAP
5 8 (1.99%) VMware
6 7 (1.74%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.49%) IBM
8 5 (1.24%) Cognos
8 5 (1.24%) SunGard
8 5 (1.24%) Citrix
9 4 (0.99%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.74%) Remedy
10 3 (0.74%) Adobe
10 3 (0.74%) Progress
10 3 (0.74%) BMC
10 3 (0.74%) CA
10 3 (0.74%) Google
11 2 (0.50%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.50%) F5
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £440 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £900-£1000 p/d (Negotionable for exceptional candidates)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £549.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £205 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago