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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 342 287 268
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 273 322 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.87% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 209 202
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £319 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £22.02 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -66.89%
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
39455 37165 33497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.65% 76.32% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25919 23647 20610
Average daily rate £415 £408 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1127 1015
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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
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 1 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 103 £425 - 25
South East -50 58 £450 +13.92% 6
North West -13 31 £400 -18.78% 2
South West -10 22 £430 +8.04% 5
Yorkshire -4 16 £425 -10.52% 3
West Midlands 0 14 £340 -28.42% 6
North East -10 10 £480 - 1
East of England -8 8 £475 +11.76% 5
East Midlands -16 7 £431 +3.84% 3
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (57.39%) Project Management
2 297 (52.29%) PRINCE2
3 195 (34.33%) Finance
4 150 (26.41%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (24.12%) ITIL
6 136 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 119 (20.95%) PMI Certification
8 90 (15.85%) PMP
9 83 (14.61%) Microsoft
10 79 (13.91%) MS Project
11 78 (13.73%) Change Management
12 72 (12.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 65 (11.44%) MS Excel
14 61 (10.74%) Degree
15 59 (10.39%) Security Cleared
15 59 (10.39%) Banking
16 52 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
17 51 (8.98%) Waterfall
18 47 (8.27%) Windows
19 45 (7.92%) Management Information System
20 44 (7.75%) Retail
20 44 (7.75%) Programme Management
21 42 (7.39%) Data Centre
22 40 (7.04%) Migration
23 39 (6.87%) SC Cleared
24 38 (6.69%) Risk Management
24 38 (6.69%) ERP
25 37 (6.51%) SharePoint
26 36 (6.34%) Scrum
26 36 (6.34%) CRM

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 37 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.41%) Lync
5 6 (1.06%) CMS
5 6 (1.06%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.35%) IIS
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) Documentum
9 1 (0.18%) SAS
9 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) Drupal
9 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
Applications
1 79 (13.91%) MS Project
2 65 (11.44%) MS Excel
3 28 (4.93%) MS Visio
4 27 (4.75%) MS Office
5 11 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.70%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.70%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.70%) Workday HCM
4 3 (0.53%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) Agresso
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.70%) Office 365
2 6 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.88%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.46%) TCP/IP
1 14 (2.46%) WAN
1 14 (2.46%) Firewall
2 12 (2.11%) VPN
3 10 (1.76%) DNS
3 10 (1.76%) LAN
4 9 (1.58%) OSPF
4 9 (1.58%) BGP
4 9 (1.58%) Multicast
4 9 (1.58%) Structured Cabling
5 7 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.06%) SSL
6 6 (1.06%) SAN
7 5 (0.88%) HTTP
7 5 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (0.88%) MVNO
8 4 (0.70%) SSH
8 4 (0.70%) MPLS
8 4 (0.70%) Wireless
8 4 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.53%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (0.35%) QlikView
5 2 (0.35%) MySQL
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.35%) OLAP
6 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.18%) DB2
6 1 (0.18%) Ingres
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.18%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 5 (0.88%) JIRA
2 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.35%) MSI
3 1 (0.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.18%) PVCS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 195 (34.33%) Finance
2 59 (10.39%) Banking
3 44 (7.75%) Retail
4 31 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 29 (5.11%) Manufacturing
6 24 (4.23%) Legal
7 19 (3.35%) Marketing
8 12 (2.11%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.58%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.23%) Law
12 6 (1.06%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.88%) Billing
13 5 (0.88%) Publishing
13 5 (0.88%) Automotive
13 5 (0.88%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.70%) Local Government
15 3 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
15 3 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 299 (52.64%) Project Manager
2 64 (11.27%) Analyst
3 37 (6.51%) Business Analyst
4 34 (5.99%) Programme Manager
5 31 (5.46%) IT Project Manager
6 25 (4.40%) Technical Manager
7 23 (4.05%) Technical Project Manager
7 23 (4.05%) Senior Manager
8 22 (3.87%) Senior Project Manager
9 18 (3.17%) Business Manager
10 17 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
11 16 (2.82%) Change Manager
11 16 (2.82%) Architect
12 15 (2.64%) Consultant
13 14 (2.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 14 (2.46%) Coordinator
13 14 (2.46%) Project Coordinator
13 14 (2.46%) Business Project Manager
14 12 (2.11%) Implementation Manager
14 12 (2.11%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.06%) .NET
1 6 (1.06%) Middleware
2 5 (0.88%) Web Services
3 4 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.18%) XML
4 1 (0.18%) XSD
4 1 (0.18%) EDI
4 1 (0.18%) JMS
4 1 (0.18%) WSDL
4 1 (0.18%) SAML
4 1 (0.18%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.18%) JSF
4 1 (0.18%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.18%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (0.18%) jQuery
4 1 (0.18%) J2EE
4 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.18%) EJB
4 1 (0.18%) JSP
4 1 (0.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.92%) Management Information System
3 42 (7.39%) Data Centre
4 33 (5.81%) PMI
5 17 (2.99%) NHS
6 9 (1.58%) Reference Data
7 8 (1.41%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.23%) FMCG
8 7 (1.23%) Informatics
9 5 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.88%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.70%) PKI
10 4 (0.70%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.70%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.53%) Freedom of Information Act
11 3 (0.53%) EPoS
11 3 (0.53%) Equities
11 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.27%) Windows
2 18 (3.17%) Linux
3 14 (2.46%) Solaris
4 12 (2.11%) UNIX
5 6 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.88%) AIX
7 4 (0.70%) Android
7 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (57.39%) Project Management
2 297 (52.29%) PRINCE2
3 150 (26.41%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (24.12%) ITIL
5 136 (23.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (13.73%) Change Management
7 51 (8.98%) Waterfall
8 44 (7.75%) Programme Management
9 40 (7.04%) Migration
10 38 (6.69%) Risk Management
10 38 (6.69%) ERP
11 36 (6.34%) CRM
11 36 (6.34%) Scrum
12 28 (4.93%) Service Delivery
12 28 (4.93%) Project Planning
13 25 (4.40%) Supplier Management
14 24 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (4.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 21 (3.70%) Change Control
16 21 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.99%) SQL
2 10 (1.76%) Java
3 6 (1.06%) VBA
4 4 (0.70%) C
4 4 (0.70%) PHP
5 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.35%) Python
5 2 (0.35%) VB
5 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.18%) Perl
6 1 (0.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 119 (20.95%) PMI Certification
2 90 (15.85%) PMP
3 72 (12.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 61 (10.74%) Degree
5 59 (10.39%) Security Cleared
6 39 (6.87%) SC Cleared
7 27 (4.75%) APMP
8 22 (3.87%) ISEB
9 14 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (2.11%) CCNA
11 12 (2.11%) DV Cleared
12 11 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.41%) CISSP
14 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.88%) MCSE
16 4 (0.70%) CISM
16 4 (0.70%) GCIA
16 4 (0.70%) GCIH
17 3 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.94%) SLA
1 11 (1.94%) COBIT
1 11 (1.94%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.23%) COSO
2 7 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.70%) QA
4 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.35%) BS7799
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.53%) XenApp
4 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.35%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (2.64%) MOM
2 7 (1.23%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.18%) Netcool
3 1 (0.18%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 83 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.34%) Cisco
3 32 (5.63%) SAP
3 32 (5.63%) Oracle
4 31 (5.46%) VMware
5 15 (2.64%) CheckPoint
6 11 (1.94%) F5
7 10 (1.76%) Juniper
8 8 (1.41%) Citrix
8 8 (1.41%) HP
8 8 (1.41%) Nokia
9 7 (1.23%) Cognos
10 6 (1.06%) IBM
10 6 (1.06%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.06%) Planview
11 5 (0.88%) Apple
11 5 (0.88%) McAfee
12 4 (0.70%) Lotus
12 4 (0.70%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.53%) Kronos
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day per day (Ltd. Co. basis)
Posted: Yesterday
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £350 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £29 - £30 per hour + increased rate for overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago