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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 185 261 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.20% 3.54% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.66% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 181 250
Average daily rate
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£443 £425 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% -3.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £22.96 £39.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
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
4340 5599 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.05% 76.01% 75.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3227 4197 4466
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 71 87
Average hourly rate £22.60 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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.

1 252 (53.16%) Project Management
2 175 (36.92%) Finance
3 113 (23.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 103 (21.73%) ITIL
5 102 (21.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 78 (16.46%) MS Project
7 76 (16.03%) PMI Certification
8 74 (15.61%) Banking
9 64 (13.50%) Microsoft
10 63 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
11 59 (12.45%) Degree
12 53 (11.18%) MS Excel
13 50 (10.55%) PMP
14 48 (10.13%) Security Cleared
15 46 (9.70%) Programme Management
16 45 (9.49%) Scrum
16 45 (9.49%) Change Management
16 45 (9.49%) MS Office
17 43 (9.07%) PRINCE
18 41 (8.65%) PMI
19 40 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 38 (8.02%) Project Planning
21 37 (7.81%) Business Analysis
21 37 (7.81%) Migration
21 37 (7.81%) Risk Management
22 31 (6.54%) SC Cleared
23 30 (6.33%) Investment Banking
24 29 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
25 28 (5.91%) Oracle
26 27 (5.70%) MS Visio

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 19 (4.01%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.48%) CMS
3 4 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.84%) Confluence
4 3 (0.63%) Lync
4 3 (0.63%) SAS
5 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.42%) Drupal
6 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.21%) WordPress
6 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.21%) Moodle
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.21%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 78 (16.46%) MS Project
2 53 (11.18%) MS Excel
3 45 (9.49%) MS Office
4 29 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (5.70%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.42%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.42%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.42%) Summit
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) BASE24
4 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.21%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.21%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.63%) Office 365
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.32%) SAN
1 11 (2.32%) Firewall
2 6 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.05%) Network Security
4 4 (0.84%) DNS
4 4 (0.84%) LAN
4 4 (0.84%) Intranet
5 3 (0.63%) VoIP
5 3 (0.63%) VLAN
5 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.42%) Wireless
6 2 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.42%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.42%) Multicast
6 2 (0.42%) VPN
7 1 (0.21%) Broadband
7 1 (0.21%) DHCP
7 1 (0.21%) PPP
7 1 (0.21%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.42%) MySQL
5 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.42%) Big Data
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.42%) MS Access
5 2 (0.42%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.21%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.21%) QlikView
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.05%) JIRA
2 3 (0.63%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 175 (36.92%) Finance
2 74 (15.61%) Banking
3 30 (6.33%) Investment Banking
4 27 (5.70%) Retail
5 25 (5.27%) Legal
6 18 (3.80%) Publishing
7 13 (2.74%) Marketing
8 11 (2.32%) Telecoms
9 10 (2.11%) Law
9 10 (2.11%) Front Office
10 7 (1.48%) Advertising
10 7 (1.48%) Local Government
11 6 (1.27%) Back Office
11 6 (1.27%) Financial Institution
12 5 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.05%) German Language
13 4 (0.84%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.63%) Games
15 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 243 (51.27%) Project Manager
2 57 (12.03%) Analyst
3 33 (6.96%) Senior Manager
4 29 (6.12%) Senior Project Manager
5 26 (5.49%) Programme Manager
6 21 (4.43%) Architect
7 20 (4.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 20 (4.22%) Infrastructure Manager
8 19 (4.01%) Business Analyst
9 18 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 14 (2.95%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.53%) Business Manager
11 12 (2.53%) Coordinator
12 11 (2.32%) Project Planner
12 11 (2.32%) Contracts Manager
13 10 (2.11%) PMO Manager
13 10 (2.11%) ScrumMaster
13 10 (2.11%) Project Coordinator
13 10 (2.11%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.32%) XML
2 10 (2.11%) .NET
3 8 (1.69%) Web Services
4 7 (1.48%) JSP
5 4 (0.84%) SOAP
5 4 (0.84%) HTML
5 4 (0.84%) REST
6 3 (0.63%) EJB
6 3 (0.63%) XSLT
7 2 (0.42%) Swing
7 2 (0.42%) JMS
7 2 (0.42%) Middleware
7 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.42%) CSS
7 2 (0.42%) Struts
7 2 (0.42%) Spring
8 1 (0.21%) Ajax
8 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.21%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.65%) PMI
2 21 (4.43%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (1.48%) NHS
4 7 (1.48%) FMCG
5 6 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.27%) Replication
6 4 (0.84%) Fixed Income
6 4 (0.84%) Equities
6 4 (0.84%) EPoS
6 4 (0.84%) Derivative
6 4 (0.84%) Market Risk
6 4 (0.84%) Social Media
6 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (0.63%) Kindle
7 3 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.63%) Biometrics
7 3 (0.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.85%) Windows
2 17 (3.59%) Linux
3 14 (2.95%) UNIX
4 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.84%) Solaris
6 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) pSOS
7 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (53.16%) Project Management
2 113 (23.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 103 (21.73%) ITIL
4 63 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (9.70%) Programme Management
6 45 (9.49%) Scrum
6 45 (9.49%) Change Management
7 43 (9.07%) PRINCE
8 38 (8.02%) Project Planning
9 37 (7.81%) Risk Management
9 37 (7.81%) Migration
9 37 (7.81%) Business Analysis
10 26 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (5.27%) Service Management
12 23 (4.85%) Waterfall
13 19 (4.01%) Change Control
14 17 (3.59%) Business Transformation
15 16 (3.38%) CRM
16 15 (3.16%) Six Sigma
16 15 (3.16%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.38%) SQL
2 11 (2.32%) Java
3 7 (1.48%) VBA
4 6 (1.27%) C
5 5 (1.05%) C#
6 3 (0.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.21%) PHP
8 1 (0.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 102 (21.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 76 (16.03%) PMI Certification
3 59 (12.45%) Degree
4 50 (10.55%) PMP
5 48 (10.13%) Security Cleared
6 40 (8.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 31 (6.54%) SC Cleared
8 19 (4.01%) ISEB
9 16 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.90%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.69%) APMP
12 7 (1.48%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.48%) CISSP
12 7 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.27%) MCSE
13 6 (1.27%) CCNP
13 6 (1.27%) MAPM
14 4 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.01%) QA
2 9 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.05%) EMIR
3 5 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.84%) P3O
4 4 (0.84%) SLA
5 3 (0.63%) COBIT
6 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.21%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.21%) Legato
2 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.21%) SCOM
2 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 64 (13.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.91%) Oracle
3 19 (4.01%) SAP
4 12 (2.53%) Cisco
5 10 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (2.11%) VMware
6 8 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.48%) IBM
8 6 (1.27%) Citrix
9 4 (0.84%) Juniper
9 4 (0.84%) HP
10 3 (0.63%) Cognos
10 3 (0.63%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.63%) Primavera
10 3 (0.63%) Websense
10 3 (0.63%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.63%) Google
10 3 (0.63%) Triple Point
11 2 (0.42%) Omniture
11 2 (0.42%) Cerillion
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £800 per day + negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £160 - £205 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago