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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 63 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 115 252 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.37% 4.25% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 5.27% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 201 157
Median daily rate £500 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £23.89 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +10.00%
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
2916 4779 4672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.51% 80.69% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2379 3785 3467
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £324 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 126 (54.55%) Project Management
2 88 (38.10%) Finance
3 74 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (31.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (20.78%) PMI Certification
5 48 (20.78%) ITIL
6 46 (19.91%) PMP
7 31 (13.42%) Banking
7 31 (13.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 30 (12.99%) Change Management
8 30 (12.99%) Microsoft
9 28 (12.12%) Migration
9 28 (12.12%) MS Project
9 28 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 26 (11.26%) Security Cleared
11 25 (10.82%) Business Analysis
11 25 (10.82%) MS Excel
11 25 (10.82%) Data Centre
11 25 (10.82%) SDLC
12 24 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 22 (9.52%) PMI
14 21 (9.09%) Degree
15 20 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (8.23%) Programme Management
16 19 (8.23%) Telecoms
17 18 (7.79%) Scrum
18 17 (7.36%) Windows
19 16 (6.93%) ISEB
19 16 (6.93%) Retail
20 15 (6.49%) VMware

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.46%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.03%) Confluence
3 5 (2.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.73%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.87%) CMS
5 2 (0.87%) Drupal
5 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.43%) Moodle
6 1 (0.43%) SAP EP
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (12.12%) MS Project
2 25 (10.82%) MS Excel
3 15 (6.49%) MS Office
4 5 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.43%) Faxination
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.63%) Office 365
2 5 (2.16%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.87%) IaaS
3 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.87%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.76%) WAN
2 10 (4.33%) LAN
3 8 (3.46%) DNS
3 8 (3.46%) Firewall
4 7 (3.03%) Network Security
5 6 (2.60%) Extranet
6 5 (2.16%) SAN
7 4 (1.73%) Internet
7 4 (1.73%) Intranet
7 4 (1.73%) VoIP
8 3 (1.30%) NAS
8 3 (1.30%) SMS
8 3 (1.30%) VPN
9 2 (0.87%) DMZ
9 2 (0.87%) MPLS
9 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.87%) Wireless
10 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.43%) IPsec
10 1 (0.43%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) MySQL
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.43%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (4.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.87%) ProC
3 1 (0.43%) MSI
General
1 88 (38.10%) Finance
2 31 (13.42%) Banking
3 19 (8.23%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.93%) Retail
5 15 (6.49%) Legal
6 14 (6.06%) Advertising
7 12 (5.19%) Financial Institution
7 12 (5.19%) Law
7 12 (5.19%) Marketing
8 7 (3.03%) Publishing
9 2 (0.87%) Back Office
9 2 (0.87%) Front Office
9 2 (0.87%) German Language
9 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) French Language
10 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 142 (61.47%) Project Manager
2 29 (12.55%) Infrastructure Manager
3 28 (12.12%) Analyst
4 25 (10.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 23 (9.96%) IT Manager
6 22 (9.52%) Senior Manager
7 21 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 21 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
8 20 (8.66%) IT Project Manager
9 13 (5.63%) Programme Manager
10 9 (3.90%) Applications Manager
10 9 (3.90%) Contracts Manager
11 8 (3.46%) Agile Project Manager
11 8 (3.46%) Applications Project Manager
11 8 (3.46%) Security Manager
11 8 (3.46%) Security Project Manager
11 8 (3.46%) Technical Manager
12 7 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
12 7 (3.03%) SDLC Manager
12 7 (3.03%) SDLC Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.73%) .NET
2 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.87%) HTML
2 2 (0.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.43%) CSS
3 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.43%) J2EE
3 1 (0.43%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.82%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.52%) PMI
3 20 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.33%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.30%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.30%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.30%) Reinsurance
6 3 (1.30%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.87%) Economics
7 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.87%) Equities
7 2 (0.87%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.87%) NHS
7 2 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.36%) Windows
2 7 (3.03%) Linux
2 7 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.73%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Android
5 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.43%) Unix
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (54.55%) Project Management
2 74 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (31.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (20.78%) ITIL
5 30 (12.99%) Change Management
6 28 (12.12%) Migration
6 28 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 25 (10.82%) Business Analysis
7 25 (10.82%) SDLC
8 19 (8.23%) Programme Management
9 18 (7.79%) Scrum
10 14 (6.06%) Resource Management
10 14 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 13 (5.63%) PRINCE
11 13 (5.63%) Six Sigma
12 12 (5.19%) Investment Management
12 12 (5.19%) UML
12 12 (5.19%) Use Case
13 10 (4.33%) Matrix Management
13 10 (4.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.03%) SQL
2 4 (1.73%) Java
3 3 (1.30%) C#
3 3 (1.30%) Python
4 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.87%) PHP
5 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.43%) R
5 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) VB
5 1 (0.43%) VBA
5 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (20.78%) PMI Certification
2 46 (19.91%) PMP
3 31 (13.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (11.26%) Security Cleared
5 24 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (9.09%) Degree
7 16 (6.93%) ISEB
8 14 (6.06%) DV Cleared
9 10 (4.33%) APMP
10 6 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.60%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.16%) CBAP
11 5 (2.16%) Chartered Engineer
11 5 (2.16%) CITP
11 5 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.73%) MCSE
12 4 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.87%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.33%) QA
2 8 (3.46%) SEPA
3 2 (0.87%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.87%) MiFID
3 2 (0.87%) P3O
3 2 (0.87%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.43%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.43%) UCITS
System Software
1 13 (5.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (1.73%) UAG
4 4 (1.73%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.73%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.73%) IBM BigFix
1 4 (1.73%) SCOM
1 4 (1.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (0.87%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.87%) Puppet
2 2 (0.87%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.43%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.49%) Cisco
2 15 (6.49%) VMware
3 12 (5.19%) Citrix
4 9 (3.90%) Oracle
5 8 (3.46%) HP
6 6 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.60%) NetApp
7 5 (2.16%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.16%) EMC
7 5 (2.16%) Symantec
8 4 (1.73%) IBM
9 3 (1.30%) IronPort
9 3 (1.30%) Murex
9 3 (1.30%) Postini
9 3 (1.30%) Proofpoint
10 2 (0.87%) Huawei
10 2 (0.87%) Juniper
10 2 (0.87%) Pega
10 2 (0.87%) Sun
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