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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 51 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 189 286 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.68% 4.71% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 6.07% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 189 165
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
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
4022 4712 4495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.34% 77.67% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3121 3399 3467
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -81.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 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 27 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.

1 180 (45.57%) Finance
2 175 (44.30%) Project Management
3 91 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (22.28%) ITIL
5 79 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (19.49%) Banking
7 76 (19.24%) PMI Certification
8 67 (16.96%) MS Project
9 65 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 53 (13.42%) MS Excel
11 52 (13.16%) PMP
12 46 (11.65%) Degree
13 41 (10.38%) Programme Management
14 40 (10.13%) Microsoft
15 39 (9.87%) MS Office
16 37 (9.37%) Change Management
16 37 (9.37%) Migration
16 37 (9.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 36 (9.11%) Investment Banking
18 35 (8.86%) Business Analysis
19 31 (7.85%) PMI
20 30 (7.59%) Windows
20 30 (7.59%) Scrum
20 30 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (7.34%) SQL
21 29 (7.34%) Project Planning
22 28 (7.09%) Security Cleared
23 26 (6.58%) Service Management
24 24 (6.08%) Telecoms
24 24 (6.08%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.27%) MS Project Server
3 4 (1.01%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.01%) IIS
4 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.51%) Lync
5 2 (0.51%) Confluence
5 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.25%) Documentum
6 1 (0.25%) SAS
6 1 (0.25%) CMS
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 67 (16.96%) MS Project
2 53 (13.42%) MS Excel
3 39 (9.87%) MS Office
4 20 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 20 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.01%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.27%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.76%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.51%) Endur
4 2 (0.51%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.25%) Magento
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.25%) Agresso
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.03%) SaaS
2 6 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.04%) WAN
2 11 (2.78%) LAN
2 11 (2.78%) SAN
3 6 (1.52%) Firewall
3 6 (1.52%) VoIP
4 5 (1.27%) WLAN
5 4 (1.01%) NAS
6 3 (0.76%) BGP
6 3 (0.76%) Network Security
6 3 (0.76%) DNS
7 2 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.51%) 3G
7 2 (0.51%) MPLS
7 2 (0.51%) OSPF
7 2 (0.51%) DHCP
7 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.51%) Wireless
7 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.51%) Multicast
7 2 (0.51%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.01%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.76%) QlikView
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.51%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.51%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.25%) MS Access
6 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (1.77%) Selenium
2 6 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 180 (45.57%) Finance
2 77 (19.49%) Banking
3 36 (9.11%) Investment Banking
4 24 (6.08%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.56%) Retail
6 15 (3.80%) Legal
7 11 (2.78%) Back Office
7 11 (2.78%) Law
8 9 (2.28%) Retail Banking
9 8 (2.03%) Marketing
10 7 (1.77%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.52%) French Language
12 5 (1.27%) Publishing
13 4 (1.01%) German Language
13 4 (1.01%) Local Government
14 3 (0.76%) Advertising
14 3 (0.76%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.76%) Front Office
15 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 196 (49.62%) Project Manager
2 69 (17.47%) Analyst
3 43 (10.89%) Business Analyst
4 22 (5.57%) Programme Manager
5 19 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
6 17 (4.30%) Senior Manager
7 15 (3.80%) Technical Manager
7 15 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 15 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
8 14 (3.54%) Architect
8 14 (3.54%) Project Officer
9 13 (3.29%) Project Support Officer
10 12 (3.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 12 (3.04%) Technical Project Manager
11 9 (2.28%) Coordinator
11 9 (2.28%) Test Analyst
11 9 (2.28%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (1.77%) Service Manager
12 7 (1.77%) Programme Planner
12 7 (1.77%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.78%) .NET
2 7 (1.77%) MSMQ
3 3 (0.76%) Middleware
3 3 (0.76%) HTML
3 3 (0.76%) XML
4 2 (0.51%) SOAP
4 2 (0.51%) MDX
4 2 (0.51%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.51%) JMS
4 2 (0.51%) REST
5 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.25%) XMPP
5 1 (0.25%) EDI
5 1 (0.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.25%) J2EE
5 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.25%) COM
5 1 (0.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.85%) PMI
2 30 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.80%) NHS
4 14 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.03%) Derivative
6 7 (1.77%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.52%) CMDB
7 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.27%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.76%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.76%) Equities
10 3 (0.76%) Economics
10 3 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.51%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.51%) Replication
11 2 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.59%) Windows
2 13 (3.29%) Linux
3 9 (2.28%) UNIX
4 8 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.51%) SUSE
6 2 (0.51%) Android
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (44.30%) Project Management
2 91 (23.04%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (22.28%) ITIL
4 79 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (10.38%) Programme Management
6 37 (9.37%) Migration
6 37 (9.37%) Change Management
7 35 (8.86%) Business Analysis
8 30 (7.59%) Scrum
9 29 (7.34%) Project Planning
10 26 (6.58%) Service Management
11 24 (6.08%) PRINCE
11 24 (6.08%) Information Security
11 24 (6.08%) Resource Management
11 24 (6.08%) Waterfall
12 23 (5.82%) Risk Management
13 20 (5.06%) CRM
13 20 (5.06%) Change Control
13 20 (5.06%) Data Migration
14 15 (3.80%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.34%) SQL
2 4 (1.01%) C#
2 4 (1.01%) Java
3 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.51%) ABAP
3 2 (0.51%) VBA
3 2 (0.51%) R
3 2 (0.51%) C
4 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 76 (19.24%) PMI Certification
2 65 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 52 (13.16%) PMP
4 46 (11.65%) Degree
5 37 (9.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 28 (7.09%) Security Cleared
7 20 (5.06%) ISEB
8 14 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (3.04%) SC Cleared
10 11 (2.78%) ISTQB
11 10 (2.53%) APMP
11 10 (2.53%) CISSP
12 8 (2.03%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.77%) CISA
13 7 (1.77%) GIAC
14 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (1.01%) MCP
15 4 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.76%) CRISC
16 3 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.56%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) P3O
2 5 (1.27%) FINREP
2 5 (1.27%) PMBOK
3 4 (1.01%) SLA
4 3 (0.76%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.51%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.51%) FATCA
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.25%) EMIR
6 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 10 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) vSphere
2 2 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.01%) SCCM
2 3 (0.76%) SCOM
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 40 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.08%) Oracle
3 21 (5.32%) VMware
4 20 (5.06%) Cisco
5 19 (4.81%) SAP
6 13 (3.29%) Citrix
7 9 (2.28%) HP
8 7 (1.77%) Sybase
9 6 (1.52%) Dell
9 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.27%) IBM
11 4 (1.01%) NetApp
12 3 (0.76%) EMC
12 3 (0.76%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.76%) Yardi
13 2 (0.51%) 3PAR
13 2 (0.51%) F5
13 2 (0.51%) Tableau
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £480.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £465.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago