The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 46 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 215 281 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.70% 3.97% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 5.22% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 198 232
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £298 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £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 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -11.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4384 5386 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.55% 76.01% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3259 4028 4332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.90 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
PRINCE2
London

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 271 (53.88%) Project Management
2 194 (38.57%) Finance
3 109 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 107 (21.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 105 (20.87%) ITIL
6 80 (15.90%) MS Project
6 80 (15.90%) PMI Certification
7 79 (15.71%) Banking
8 68 (13.52%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (12.33%) Degree
9 62 (12.33%) Microsoft
10 54 (10.74%) Change Management
11 52 (10.34%) PMP
11 52 (10.34%) Programme Management
12 50 (9.94%) Security Cleared
12 50 (9.94%) Scrum
13 49 (9.74%) MS Excel
14 47 (9.34%) PMI
15 45 (8.95%) Migration
16 43 (8.55%) PRINCE
16 43 (8.55%) MS Office
17 42 (8.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 42 (8.35%) Project Planning
18 40 (7.95%) Risk Management
19 38 (7.55%) Business Analysis
20 34 (6.76%) Investment Banking
21 33 (6.56%) SC Cleared
22 28 (5.57%) Oracle
22 28 (5.57%) User Acceptance Testing
23 27 (5.37%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.39%) CMS
3 4 (0.80%) Confluence
3 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.60%) Drupal
4 3 (0.60%) SAS
4 3 (0.60%) Lync
5 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.20%) WordPress
6 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.20%) Moodle
6 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 80 (15.90%) MS Project
2 49 (9.74%) MS Excel
3 43 (8.55%) MS Office
4 27 (5.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (4.97%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.40%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.40%) Summit
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.20%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.60%) Office 365
3 2 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.39%) SAN
2 11 (2.19%) Firewall
3 6 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.19%) Intranet
4 5 (0.99%) Network Security
5 4 (0.80%) LAN
5 4 (0.80%) DNS
6 3 (0.60%) VLAN
6 3 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.60%) VoIP
7 2 (0.40%) Multicast
7 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.40%) MPLS
7 2 (0.40%) Wireless
7 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.40%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.20%) VDSL
8 1 (0.20%) LLU
8 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.40%) Big Data
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (0.40%) MySQL
4 2 (0.40%) MS Access
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.40%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.40%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.20%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.20%) QlikView
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (0.99%) JIRA
2 3 (0.60%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 194 (38.57%) Finance
2 79 (15.71%) Banking
3 34 (6.76%) Investment Banking
4 27 (5.37%) Retail
5 26 (5.17%) Legal
6 18 (3.58%) Publishing
7 16 (3.18%) Marketing
8 13 (2.58%) Front Office
9 12 (2.39%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.59%) Back Office
10 8 (1.59%) Law
10 8 (1.59%) Advertising
11 7 (1.39%) Local Government
12 5 (0.99%) German Language
12 5 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.80%) Games
13 4 (0.80%) French Language
13 4 (0.80%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.60%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 269 (53.48%) Project Manager
2 62 (12.33%) Analyst
3 31 (6.16%) Senior Manager
4 28 (5.57%) Programme Manager
4 28 (5.57%) Senior Project Manager
5 22 (4.37%) Business Analyst
5 22 (4.37%) Contracts Manager
6 21 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 21 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 21 (4.17%) Architect
6 21 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (2.98%) Business Manager
8 14 (2.78%) Coordinator
8 14 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 14 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
9 11 (2.19%) Technical Manager
9 11 (2.19%) Project Coordinator
9 11 (2.19%) ScrumMaster
9 11 (2.19%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (1.99%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.19%) .NET
1 11 (2.19%) XML
2 9 (1.79%) Web Services
3 7 (1.39%) JSP
4 4 (0.80%) REST
4 4 (0.80%) HTML
4 4 (0.80%) SOAP
5 3 (0.60%) XSLT
5 3 (0.60%) EJB
6 2 (0.40%) CSS
6 2 (0.40%) Struts
6 2 (0.40%) Swing
6 2 (0.40%) JMS
6 2 (0.40%) Middleware
6 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.40%) Spring
7 1 (0.20%) JRules
7 1 (0.20%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.20%) Ajax
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.34%) PMI
2 23 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.19%) Derivative
4 8 (1.59%) FMCG
5 7 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (1.39%) NHS
5 7 (1.39%) Equities
5 7 (1.39%) Replication
5 7 (1.39%) Fixed Income
6 4 (0.80%) Social Media
6 4 (0.80%) Kindle
6 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (0.80%) EPoS
6 4 (0.80%) Reference Data
6 4 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 3 (0.60%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.60%) Market Risk
7 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.77%) Windows
2 16 (3.18%) Linux
3 14 (2.78%) UNIX
4 5 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.99%) Solaris
5 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.20%) pSOS
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (53.88%) Project Management
2 109 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 105 (20.87%) ITIL
4 68 (13.52%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (10.74%) Change Management
6 52 (10.34%) Programme Management
7 50 (9.94%) Scrum
8 45 (8.95%) Migration
9 43 (8.55%) PRINCE
10 42 (8.35%) Project Planning
11 40 (7.95%) Risk Management
12 38 (7.55%) Business Analysis
13 28 (5.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 26 (5.17%) Service Management
14 26 (5.17%) Waterfall
15 20 (3.98%) Change Control
16 19 (3.78%) Service Delivery
17 17 (3.38%) CRM
18 16 (3.18%) Resource Management
18 16 (3.18%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.78%) SQL
2 12 (2.39%) Java
3 10 (1.99%) C
3 10 (1.99%) VBA
4 5 (0.99%) C#
5 3 (0.60%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.40%) PHP
7 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 107 (21.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 80 (15.90%) PMI Certification
3 62 (12.33%) Degree
4 52 (10.34%) PMP
5 50 (9.94%) Security Cleared
6 42 (8.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 33 (6.56%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.58%) ISEB
9 17 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.79%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.39%) ISTQB
11 7 (1.39%) CISSP
11 7 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.39%) APMP
11 7 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (1.19%) CCNP
12 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.19%) MCSE
12 6 (1.19%) MAPM
13 4 (0.80%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.97%) QA
2 10 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.39%) COBIT
4 6 (1.19%) EMIR
4 6 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.80%) P3O
6 4 (0.80%) SLA
7 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) SCOM
2 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.20%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.20%) Legato
2 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 62 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.57%) Oracle
3 26 (5.17%) SAP
4 15 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (2.78%) Cisco
6 12 (2.39%) VMware
7 9 (1.79%) Citrix
8 8 (1.59%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.19%) IBM
10 5 (0.99%) Remedy
11 4 (0.80%) BMC
11 4 (0.80%) Juniper
11 4 (0.80%) HP
12 3 (0.60%) Google
12 3 (0.60%) Triple Point
12 3 (0.60%) Baan
12 3 (0.60%) Cognos
12 3 (0.60%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.60%) Websense
12 3 (0.60%) Primavera
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £470 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £150 - £159 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago