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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 49 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 211 287 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.88% 4.63% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 6.00% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 197 176
Average daily rate
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£465 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Average hourly rate £95.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
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
4236 4781 4794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.85% 77.06% 76.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3291 3511 3645
Average daily rate £470 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 51
Average hourly rate £27.37 £25.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -65.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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.

1 176 (45.60%) Project Management
2 173 (44.82%) Finance
3 100 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (23.58%) ITIL
5 77 (19.95%) PMI Certification
6 71 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 66 (17.10%) Banking
8 63 (16.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 59 (15.28%) MS Project
10 51 (13.21%) PMP
10 51 (13.21%) Degree
11 50 (12.95%) MS Excel
12 44 (11.40%) Microsoft
13 38 (9.84%) Change Management
13 38 (9.84%) Migration
13 38 (9.84%) Programme Management
13 38 (9.84%) MS Office
14 36 (9.33%) Scrum
15 35 (9.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 34 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (8.55%) PMI
18 30 (7.77%) Windows
18 30 (7.77%) SQL
19 29 (7.51%) Investment Banking
20 28 (7.25%) Business Analysis
20 28 (7.25%) Security Cleared
21 27 (6.99%) PRINCE
22 26 (6.74%) Oracle
22 26 (6.74%) Waterfall
22 26 (6.74%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 25 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.04%) IIS
4 3 (0.78%) Lync
4 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.52%) Confluence
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.52%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) Drupal
6 1 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) CMS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.26%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (15.28%) MS Project
2 50 (12.95%) MS Excel
3 38 (9.84%) MS Office
4 20 (5.18%) MS Visio
4 20 (5.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.30%) SAP BPC
2 4 (1.04%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.52%) Endur
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Agresso
5 1 (0.26%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.26%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.33%) SaaS
2 6 (1.55%) IaaS
3 3 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.85%) WAN
2 10 (2.59%) SAN
3 9 (2.33%) LAN
4 7 (1.81%) VoIP
5 5 (1.30%) WLAN
6 4 (1.04%) Firewall
6 4 (1.04%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.78%) NAS
7 3 (0.78%) DNS
8 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.52%) DHCP
8 2 (0.52%) MPLS
8 2 (0.52%) BGP
8 2 (0.52%) Wireless
8 2 (0.52%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.52%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.52%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) PABX
9 1 (0.26%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.04%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.52%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.52%) QlikView
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.52%) Data Mart
5 2 (0.52%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.26%) DTS
6 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.26%) OLAP
6 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Selenium
2 7 (1.81%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (1.81%) JIRA
3 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.26%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 173 (44.82%) Finance
2 66 (17.10%) Banking
3 29 (7.51%) Investment Banking
4 22 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.89%) Retail
6 14 (3.63%) Back Office
7 12 (3.11%) Law
7 12 (3.11%) Legal
8 8 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.07%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.81%) Marketing
9 7 (1.81%) French Language
10 5 (1.30%) Local Government
11 4 (1.04%) German Language
11 4 (1.04%) Publishing
11 4 (1.04%) Front Office
12 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.78%) Advertising
13 2 (0.52%) Games
13 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 192 (49.74%) Project Manager
2 64 (16.58%) Analyst
3 40 (10.36%) Business Analyst
4 24 (6.22%) Programme Manager
5 23 (5.96%) Infrastructure Manager
6 16 (4.15%) Architect
6 16 (4.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (3.89%) Senior Manager
7 15 (3.89%) IT Project Manager
8 14 (3.63%) Senior Project Manager
9 13 (3.37%) Project Officer
10 12 (3.11%) Technical Manager
10 12 (3.11%) Project Support Officer
11 9 (2.33%) Technical Project Manager
11 9 (2.33%) Test Analyst
12 8 (2.07%) Delivery Manager
13 7 (1.81%) QA Test Analyst
13 7 (1.81%) QA Tester
13 7 (1.81%) Service Manager
13 7 (1.81%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.89%) .NET
2 7 (1.81%) MSMQ
3 5 (1.30%) Middleware
3 5 (1.30%) HTML
4 4 (1.04%) SOAP
4 4 (1.04%) Web Services
4 4 (1.04%) JMS
4 4 (1.04%) REST
5 3 (0.78%) XML
5 3 (0.78%) JSP
5 3 (0.78%) J2EE
6 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.52%) MDX
6 2 (0.52%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.26%) Django
7 1 (0.26%) EDI
7 1 (0.26%) LAMP
7 1 (0.26%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.55%) PMI
3 18 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.89%) NHS
5 8 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.81%) Derivative
7 6 (1.55%) CMDB
7 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.30%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.04%) Equities
9 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.04%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.04%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.78%) Economics
10 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.52%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.52%) Replication
11 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.77%) Windows
2 13 (3.37%) Linux
3 9 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 9 (2.33%) UNIX
4 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.78%) Android
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.52%) SUSE
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) AIX
6 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (45.60%) Project Management
2 100 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (23.58%) ITIL
4 71 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (9.84%) Migration
5 38 (9.84%) Change Management
5 38 (9.84%) Programme Management
6 36 (9.33%) Scrum
7 28 (7.25%) Business Analysis
8 27 (6.99%) PRINCE
9 26 (6.74%) Project Planning
9 26 (6.74%) Waterfall
10 25 (6.48%) Change Control
10 25 (6.48%) Risk Management
10 25 (6.48%) Service Management
11 22 (5.70%) CRM
12 21 (5.44%) Data Migration
13 20 (5.18%) Information Security
14 18 (4.66%) Resource Management
14 18 (4.66%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (7.77%) SQL
2 7 (1.81%) Java
3 6 (1.55%) C#
4 4 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.78%) VBA
6 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.52%) ABAP
6 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.52%) C
6 2 (0.52%) R
7 1 (0.26%) C++
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (19.95%) PMI Certification
2 63 (16.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 51 (13.21%) Degree
3 51 (13.21%) PMP
4 35 (9.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 28 (7.25%) Security Cleared
6 19 (4.92%) ISEB
7 13 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.85%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.85%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.85%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.59%) APMP
10 7 (1.81%) CISSP
11 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (1.30%) CISA
11 5 (1.30%) GIAC
12 4 (1.04%) MCP
12 4 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.52%) PgMP
13 2 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.44%) QA
2 6 (1.55%) PMBOK
3 4 (1.04%) P3O
3 4 (1.04%) SLA
4 3 (0.78%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.52%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) FATCA
System Software
1 13 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 2 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.26%) Varnish
4 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.04%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.78%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (0.78%) SCCM
2 3 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.52%) Puppet
3 2 (0.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.26%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.26%) vMotion
4 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 44 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.74%) Oracle
3 21 (5.44%) SAP
4 18 (4.66%) Cisco
4 18 (4.66%) VMware
5 12 (3.11%) Citrix
6 10 (2.59%) WorldPay
7 7 (1.81%) HP
7 7 (1.81%) Sybase
8 6 (1.55%) Dell
8 6 (1.55%) IBM
8 6 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.55%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.30%) NetApp
10 4 (1.04%) Cognos
11 3 (0.78%) Cyber-Ark
11 3 (0.78%) Pega
12 2 (0.52%) Yardi
12 2 (0.52%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £270 - 290 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago