The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 334 302 237
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -65
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 265 300 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.63% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.83% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 184 196
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £276 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £49.50 £12.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+312.50% -52.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £12.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+312.50% -64.44%
PRINCE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38159 36293 31313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.26% 75.66% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24612 23297 19186
Average daily rate £415 £400 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1097 973
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -12.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in England

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the England region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in England

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the England region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in England

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -21 87 £423 -1.74% 25
South East -33 56 £450 - 13
North West -5 39 £419 -14.97% 5
West Midlands +5 23 £345 -1.42% 7
South West -4 20 £400 +2.10% 8
Yorkshire -11 15 £448 -5.78% 3
East of England -10 10 £450 - 2
North East -6 6 £551 -
East Midlands -15 6 £410 +1.34% 6
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 326 (56.40%) Project Management
2 320 (55.36%) PRINCE2
3 207 (35.81%) Finance
4 160 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (25.09%) ITIL
6 132 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (16.09%) PMI Certification
8 83 (14.36%) Microsoft
9 75 (12.98%) Change Management
10 71 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 68 (11.76%) MS Project
12 66 (11.42%) MS Excel
12 66 (11.42%) PMP
12 66 (11.42%) Banking
12 66 (11.42%) Security Cleared
13 55 (9.52%) Degree
14 54 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (9.00%) Retail
16 47 (8.13%) Windows
17 45 (7.79%) Waterfall
18 44 (7.61%) CRM
18 44 (7.61%) SC Cleared
19 43 (7.44%) Scrum
19 43 (7.44%) Migration
20 41 (7.09%) SAP
20 41 (7.09%) Cisco
20 41 (7.09%) Programme Management
21 40 (6.92%) Management Information System
22 38 (6.57%) Data Centre
23 36 (6.23%) SharePoint

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.29%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.38%) Lync
5 6 (1.04%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.69%) CMS
8 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.17%) Drupal
9 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.17%) Kentico
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.17%) Apache
9 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 68 (11.76%) MS Project
2 66 (11.42%) MS Excel
3 30 (5.19%) MS Office
4 26 (4.50%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.38%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.87%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.69%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.52%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.52%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.17%) Agresso
6 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.81%) Office 365
2 5 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.69%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.11%) WAN
2 14 (2.42%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.25%) VPN
3 13 (2.25%) Firewall
4 10 (1.73%) DNS
4 10 (1.73%) LAN
5 9 (1.56%) SSL
5 9 (1.56%) BGP
5 9 (1.56%) Structured Cabling
6 8 (1.38%) Multicast
6 8 (1.38%) HTTP
6 8 (1.38%) OSPF
7 7 (1.21%) Internet
8 6 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.04%) MPLS
9 5 (0.87%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.87%) SAN
9 5 (0.87%) ADSL
9 5 (0.87%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.21%) SAP BW
3 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.35%) DTS
6 2 (0.35%) DB2
6 2 (0.35%) OLAP
6 2 (0.35%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.17%) Big Data
7 1 (0.17%) QlikView
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.17%) PVCS
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.17%) MSI
2 1 (0.17%) Subversion
2 1 (0.17%) StarTeam
General
1 207 (35.81%) Finance
2 66 (11.42%) Banking
3 52 (9.00%) Retail
4 26 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.98%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.81%) Marketing
7 21 (3.63%) Legal
8 17 (2.94%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.38%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.38%) Law
11 7 (1.21%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.04%) Billing
12 6 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 6 (1.04%) Automotive
13 5 (0.87%) Local Government
14 3 (0.52%) Back Office
14 3 (0.52%) Publishing
15 2 (0.35%) Advertising
15 2 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 311 (53.81%) Project Manager
2 59 (10.21%) Analyst
3 34 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 32 (5.54%) Business Analyst
5 31 (5.36%) IT Project Manager
6 28 (4.84%) Technical Manager
7 27 (4.67%) Senior Manager
8 26 (4.50%) Technical Project Manager
8 26 (4.50%) Senior Project Manager
9 20 (3.46%) Business Manager
10 18 (3.11%) Consultant
11 17 (2.94%) Architect
11 17 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
12 16 (2.77%) Business Project Manager
13 15 (2.60%) Change Manager
14 13 (2.25%) Project Coordinator
14 13 (2.25%) Coordinator
14 13 (2.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 11 (1.90%) Implementation Manager
16 10 (1.73%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.73%) .NET
2 7 (1.21%) Web Services
3 6 (1.04%) Middleware
4 3 (0.52%) J2EE
5 2 (0.35%) Java EE
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.17%) jQuery
6 1 (0.17%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.17%) EJB
6 1 (0.17%) JSP
6 1 (0.17%) Servlets
6 1 (0.17%) SOAP
6 1 (0.17%) Struts
6 1 (0.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.17%) JSF
6 1 (0.17%) XML
6 1 (0.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 38 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 31 (5.36%) PMI
5 22 (3.81%) NHS
6 13 (2.25%) Data Integration
7 12 (2.08%) Reference Data
8 8 (1.38%) FMCG
8 8 (1.38%) Informatics
9 7 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.87%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.87%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.87%) E-Learning
11 5 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
12 4 (0.69%) Equities
12 4 (0.69%) PKI
12 4 (0.69%) Freedom of Information Act
12 4 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.13%) Windows
2 21 (3.63%) Linux
3 14 (2.42%) UNIX
4 12 (2.08%) Solaris
5 8 (1.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.87%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.69%) AIX
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (56.40%) Project Management
2 320 (55.36%) PRINCE2
3 160 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (25.09%) ITIL
5 132 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (12.98%) Change Management
7 45 (7.79%) Waterfall
8 44 (7.61%) CRM
9 43 (7.44%) Scrum
9 43 (7.44%) Migration
10 41 (7.09%) Programme Management
11 33 (5.71%) Risk Management
12 32 (5.54%) Supplier Management
12 32 (5.54%) Service Delivery
13 29 (5.02%) Project Planning
14 28 (4.84%) ERP
15 26 (4.50%) Service Management
16 24 (4.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 23 (3.98%) Change Control
17 23 (3.98%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.42%) SQL
2 13 (2.25%) Java
3 8 (1.38%) C
4 6 (1.04%) PHP
5 5 (0.87%) VB
5 5 (0.87%) VBA
6 3 (0.52%) Scala
6 3 (0.52%) ABAP
7 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.35%) Python
8 1 (0.17%) Perl
8 1 (0.17%) C#
8 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 93 (16.09%) PMI Certification
2 71 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 66 (11.42%) PMP
3 66 (11.42%) Security Cleared
4 55 (9.52%) Degree
5 44 (7.61%) SC Cleared
6 22 (3.81%) APMP
7 18 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 18 (3.11%) ISEB
8 17 (2.94%) DV Cleared
9 13 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.90%) CCNA
12 8 (1.38%) CISSP
13 4 (0.69%) HND
13 4 (0.69%) CISM
13 4 (0.69%) GCIA
13 4 (0.69%) GCIH
14 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.52%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.42%) SLA
2 9 (1.56%) COBIT
3 8 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.04%) QA
4 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.69%) COSO
6 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.17%) P3O
8 1 (0.17%) COREP
8 1 (0.17%) FINREP
8 1 (0.17%) BS7799
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) XenApp
5 1 (0.17%) XenServer
5 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.17%) UAG
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (1.73%) MOM
2 2 (0.35%) SCCM
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.17%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) OpenView
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.17%) Netcool
3 1 (0.17%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 83 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.09%) SAP
2 41 (7.09%) Cisco
3 35 (6.06%) Oracle
4 31 (5.36%) VMware
5 15 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 11 (1.90%) Juniper
7 10 (1.73%) HP
7 10 (1.73%) Citrix
7 10 (1.73%) F5
8 8 (1.38%) Nokia
9 6 (1.04%) IBM
9 6 (1.04%) Cognos
10 5 (0.87%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.87%) Lotus
11 4 (0.69%) McAfee
11 4 (0.69%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.52%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.52%) Huawei
12 3 (0.52%) Remedy
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
PCR
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £475 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £470 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Talent International
Rate: £415 - £445 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sussex
Optimus Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Optimus Search Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per week
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 28 days ago