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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 58 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 170 282 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.44% 4.95% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 6.39% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 185 166
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.78% +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
3908 4413 4368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 79.03% 77.49% 76.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3041 3133 3359
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 54
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.50 £51.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% -45.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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.

1 177 (45.62%) Finance
2 174 (44.85%) Project Management
3 88 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (21.39%) ITIL
6 81 (20.88%) Banking
7 70 (18.04%) PMI Certification
8 68 (17.53%) MS Project
9 60 (15.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 53 (13.66%) MS Excel
11 49 (12.63%) PMP
12 47 (12.11%) Degree
13 43 (11.08%) MS Office
14 41 (10.57%) Programme Management
15 39 (10.05%) Migration
16 38 (9.79%) Change Management
17 37 (9.54%) Microsoft
18 35 (9.02%) Investment Banking
19 34 (8.76%) Business Analysis
19 34 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 30 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (7.22%) PMI
21 28 (7.22%) SQL
22 27 (6.96%) Windows
23 26 (6.70%) PRINCE
24 25 (6.44%) Project Planning
25 24 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
25 24 (6.19%) Security Cleared
25 24 (6.19%) Waterfall
25 24 (6.19%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 24 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.29%) MS Project Server
3 4 (1.03%) IIS
4 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.52%) Confluence
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.52%) CMS
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) Documentum
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.26%) Lync
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 68 (17.53%) MS Project
2 53 (13.66%) MS Excel
3 43 (11.08%) MS Office
4 24 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (5.41%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.03%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.55%) SAP BPC
2 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.77%) Endur
3 3 (0.77%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.52%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.52%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) Findur
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) HFM
5 1 (0.26%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.26%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.80%) SaaS
2 5 (1.29%) IaaS
3 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.84%) WAN
2 9 (2.32%) LAN
2 9 (2.32%) SAN
3 7 (1.80%) Firewall
4 5 (1.29%) VoIP
5 4 (1.03%) WLAN
5 4 (1.03%) BGP
6 3 (0.77%) Network Security
6 3 (0.77%) NAS
7 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.52%) Multicast
7 2 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.52%) 3G
7 2 (0.52%) MPLS
7 2 (0.52%) OSPF
7 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.52%) DNS
8 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.26%) Intranet
8 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.55%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.03%) QlikView
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.52%) Data Mart
6 2 (0.52%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.52%) SSDT
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (0.26%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (1.80%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (1.80%) Selenium
2 5 (1.29%) JIRA
3 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 177 (45.62%) Finance
2 81 (20.88%) Banking
3 35 (9.02%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.38%) Legal
6 16 (4.12%) Retail
7 11 (2.84%) Back Office
8 10 (2.58%) Law
9 9 (2.32%) Retail Banking
10 8 (2.06%) Marketing
11 6 (1.55%) French Language
12 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.29%) Publishing
13 4 (1.03%) Advertising
13 4 (1.03%) Front Office
13 4 (1.03%) German Language
14 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.77%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.52%) Local Government
16 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 191 (49.23%) Project Manager
2 68 (17.53%) Analyst
3 39 (10.05%) Business Analyst
4 19 (4.90%) Programme Manager
5 17 (4.38%) Senior Manager
6 16 (4.12%) Senior Project Manager
7 14 (3.61%) IT Project Manager
7 14 (3.61%) Infrastructure Manager
7 14 (3.61%) Technical Manager
8 12 (3.09%) Project Support Officer
8 12 (3.09%) Project Officer
9 10 (2.58%) Technical Project Manager
9 10 (2.58%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (2.58%) Developer
10 9 (2.32%) Coordinator
10 9 (2.32%) Architect
10 9 (2.32%) Test Analyst
10 9 (2.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (1.80%) Tester
11 7 (1.80%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.84%) .NET
2 7 (1.80%) MSMQ
3 4 (1.03%) XML
4 3 (0.77%) HTML
4 3 (0.77%) Middleware
5 2 (0.52%) MDX
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (0.52%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.26%) REST
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.26%) EDI
6 1 (0.26%) JMS
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.26%) COM
6 1 (0.26%) CSS
6 1 (0.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.22%) PMI
3 15 (3.87%) NHS
3 15 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.06%) Derivative
4 8 (2.06%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.29%) CMDB
7 4 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.03%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.77%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (0.77%) User Experience
8 3 (0.77%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.77%) Economics
8 3 (0.77%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.77%) Equities
8 3 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.96%) Windows
2 12 (3.09%) Linux
3 11 (2.84%) UNIX
4 6 (1.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.52%) AIX
5 2 (0.52%) Solaris
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.52%) SUSE
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (44.85%) Project Management
2 88 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (21.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (21.39%) ITIL
5 41 (10.57%) Programme Management
6 39 (10.05%) Migration
7 38 (9.79%) Change Management
8 34 (8.76%) Business Analysis
9 26 (6.70%) PRINCE
10 25 (6.44%) Project Planning
11 24 (6.19%) Scrum
11 24 (6.19%) Waterfall
12 23 (5.93%) Information Security
12 23 (5.93%) Resource Management
12 23 (5.93%) Service Management
13 21 (5.41%) Risk Management
13 21 (5.41%) Data Migration
14 19 (4.90%) CRM
15 18 (4.64%) Change Control
16 15 (3.87%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.22%) SQL
2 4 (1.03%) Java
2 4 (1.03%) ABAP
3 3 (0.77%) C#
4 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.52%) C
4 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.52%) VBA
4 2 (0.52%) R
5 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.26%) PHP
5 1 (0.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 70 (18.04%) PMI Certification
2 60 (15.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 49 (12.63%) PMP
4 47 (12.11%) Degree
5 34 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 24 (6.19%) Security Cleared
7 16 (4.12%) ISEB
8 12 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.84%) CISSP
9 11 (2.84%) APMP
9 11 (2.84%) SC Cleared
10 9 (2.32%) ISTQB
11 8 (2.06%) CISA
11 8 (2.06%) GIAC
12 7 (1.80%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.29%) VCP4
13 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.03%) MCP
14 4 (1.03%) CISM
14 4 (1.03%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.12%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) P3O
2 5 (1.29%) FINREP
2 5 (1.29%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.77%) CRD IV
3 3 (0.77%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.52%) FATCA
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) EMIR
5 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 2 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.03%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.77%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (0.77%) SCCM
2 3 (0.77%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (9.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.41%) SAP
3 20 (5.15%) Oracle
4 18 (4.64%) VMware
5 17 (4.38%) Cisco
6 11 (2.84%) Citrix
7 9 (2.32%) HP
8 7 (1.80%) Sybase
9 5 (1.29%) Dell
9 5 (1.29%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.03%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.03%) IBM
10 4 (1.03%) Cognos
10 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.77%) BMC
11 3 (0.77%) Remedy
11 3 (0.77%) Adobe
11 3 (0.77%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (0.52%) Pega
12 2 (0.52%) ION Trading
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