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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 335 302 221
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -81
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 273 310 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.62% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.82% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 202 203
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£423 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 12
Average hourly rate £49.50 £22.90 £19.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.13% +16.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £22.90 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+116.13% -21.02%
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -28 82 £430 +1.77% 26
South East -25 60 £450 +4.65% 21
North West -1 38 £413 -10.08% 7
West Midlands +3 33 £375 +5.63% 11
East Midlands +12 17 £375 -28.57% 2
South West -10 16 £435 +5.51% 5
Yorkshire -11 14 £425 +6.25% 3
East of England +11 9 £450 +4.04% 4
North East -5 3 £300 - 3
Midlands -2 1 - -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 317 (55.81%) Project Management
2 315 (55.46%) PRINCE2
3 205 (36.09%) Finance
4 152 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (24.47%) ITIL
6 126 (22.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (15.85%) PMI Certification
8 84 (14.79%) Microsoft
9 83 (14.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 72 (12.68%) Security Cleared
11 70 (12.32%) Change Management
12 65 (11.44%) Banking
13 64 (11.27%) PMP
13 64 (11.27%) MS Project
14 62 (10.92%) MS Excel
15 56 (9.86%) Retail
16 52 (9.15%) Degree
16 52 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
17 49 (8.63%) SC Cleared
18 44 (7.75%) Windows
19 43 (7.57%) CRM
19 43 (7.57%) SAP
20 42 (7.39%) Cisco
20 42 (7.39%) Programme Management
21 40 (7.04%) Scrum
22 39 (6.87%) Migration
23 38 (6.69%) Waterfall
24 36 (6.34%) Oracle
25 34 (5.99%) Service Delivery
26 33 (5.81%) Risk Management

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (1.23%) Lync
5 6 (1.06%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.70%) CMS
8 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.18%) Kentico
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) Documentum
9 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (11.27%) MS Project
2 62 (10.92%) MS Excel
3 27 (4.75%) MS Office
4 26 (4.58%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.41%) SAP BPC
3 4 (0.70%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.53%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.18%) Agresso
5 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) HFM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.70%) Office 365
2 5 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.70%) SaaS
4 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.99%) WAN
2 14 (2.46%) TCP/IP
2 14 (2.46%) Firewall
3 12 (2.11%) VPN
3 12 (2.11%) DNS
4 10 (1.76%) BGP
4 10 (1.76%) Structured Cabling
5 9 (1.58%) Multicast
5 9 (1.58%) OSPF
5 9 (1.58%) LAN
6 8 (1.41%) Internet
7 7 (1.23%) MPLS
7 7 (1.23%) SSL
7 7 (1.23%) HTTP
8 6 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.88%) ADSL
9 5 (0.88%) SAN
9 5 (0.88%) Ethernet
9 5 (0.88%) Broadband
9 5 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.23%) SAP BW
4 6 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.35%) QlikView
6 2 (0.35%) DB2
6 2 (0.35%) OLAP
6 2 (0.35%) DTS
6 2 (0.35%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (0.35%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (1.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.18%) PVCS
2 1 (0.18%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 205 (36.09%) Finance
2 65 (11.44%) Banking
3 56 (9.86%) Retail
4 27 (4.75%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.87%) Marketing
6 20 (3.52%) Manufacturing
7 17 (2.99%) Retail Banking
7 17 (2.99%) Legal
8 10 (1.76%) Billing
9 9 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.41%) Automotive
10 8 (1.41%) Law
10 8 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.23%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.88%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.70%) Local Government
14 3 (0.53%) Back Office
14 3 (0.53%) Publishing
15 2 (0.35%) German Language
15 2 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 310 (54.58%) Project Manager
2 58 (10.21%) Analyst
3 37 (6.51%) Programme Manager
4 33 (5.81%) IT Project Manager
5 31 (5.46%) Business Analyst
5 31 (5.46%) Technical Manager
6 30 (5.28%) Senior Manager
7 27 (4.75%) Senior Project Manager
8 25 (4.40%) Technical Project Manager
9 24 (4.23%) Business Manager
10 19 (3.35%) Architect
11 18 (3.17%) Consultant
11 18 (3.17%) Business Project Manager
12 15 (2.64%) Infrastructure Manager
13 13 (2.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 13 (2.29%) Change Manager
14 11 (1.94%) Coordinator
14 11 (1.94%) Junior
14 11 (1.94%) Project Coordinator
14 11 (1.94%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.76%) .NET
2 6 (1.06%) Web Services
3 5 (0.88%) Middleware
4 3 (0.53%) J2EE
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.35%) Java EE
5 2 (0.35%) XML
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.18%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.18%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.18%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.18%) JMS
6 1 (0.18%) XSD
6 1 (0.18%) EJB
6 1 (0.18%) CSS
6 1 (0.18%) JSP
6 1 (0.18%) Servlets
6 1 (0.18%) Struts
6 1 (0.18%) HTML
6 1 (0.18%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 31 (5.46%) PMI
4 21 (3.70%) NHS
5 13 (2.29%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.11%) Reference Data
7 9 (1.58%) FMCG
8 8 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.06%) Informatics
10 5 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.88%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.88%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (0.70%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.70%) Equities
11 4 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
11 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.75%) Windows
2 22 (3.87%) Linux
3 14 (2.46%) UNIX
4 12 (2.11%) Solaris
5 9 (1.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.06%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.53%) AIX
8 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) Android
9 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (55.81%) Project Management
2 315 (55.46%) PRINCE2
3 152 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (24.47%) ITIL
5 126 (22.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 70 (12.32%) Change Management
7 43 (7.57%) CRM
8 42 (7.39%) Programme Management
9 40 (7.04%) Scrum
10 39 (6.87%) Migration
11 38 (6.69%) Waterfall
12 34 (5.99%) Service Delivery
13 33 (5.81%) Risk Management
14 30 (5.28%) Service Management
15 28 (4.93%) Project Planning
16 25 (4.40%) ERP
16 25 (4.40%) Supplier Management
17 23 (4.05%) Business Transformation
18 22 (3.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 22 (3.87%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.29%) SQL
2 12 (2.11%) Java
3 8 (1.41%) C
4 5 (0.88%) VBA
4 5 (0.88%) VB
5 4 (0.70%) PHP
5 4 (0.70%) ABAP
6 3 (0.53%) Scala
7 2 (0.35%) Python
8 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.18%) VBScript
8 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 90 (15.85%) PMI Certification
2 83 (14.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 72 (12.68%) Security Cleared
4 64 (11.27%) PMP
5 52 (9.15%) Degree
6 49 (8.63%) SC Cleared
7 22 (3.87%) DV Cleared
8 17 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (2.99%) ISEB
8 17 (2.99%) APMP
9 14 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.94%) CCNA
10 11 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.06%) CISSP
12 4 (0.70%) CCNP
12 4 (0.70%) HND
13 3 (0.53%) CISM
13 3 (0.53%) HNC
13 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.99%) SLA
2 10 (1.76%) QA
3 7 (1.23%) COBIT
4 6 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.53%) COSO
7 3 (0.53%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.53%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.53%) P3O
8 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.18%) FATCA
9 1 (0.18%) COREP
9 1 (0.18%) FINREP
9 1 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 31 (5.46%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.88%) vSphere
4 2 (0.35%) XenApp
4 2 (0.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.18%) UAG
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (1.41%) MOM
2 2 (0.35%) OVSD
2 2 (0.35%) SCCM
2 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.18%) Netcool
3 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.18%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.18%) OpenView
3 1 (0.18%) WMI
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.57%) SAP
3 42 (7.39%) Cisco
4 36 (6.34%) Oracle
5 31 (5.46%) VMware
6 14 (2.46%) Citrix
7 13 (2.29%) CheckPoint
8 11 (1.94%) F5
8 11 (1.94%) HP
8 11 (1.94%) Juniper
9 8 (1.41%) Nokia
10 7 (1.23%) IBM
11 6 (1.06%) Lotus
12 5 (0.88%) Cognos
13 4 (0.70%) EMC
13 4 (0.70%) Business Objects
14 3 (0.53%) McAfee
14 3 (0.53%) Remedy
14 3 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (0.53%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £500 - £605 per day
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + depending on experience
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Rate: Market related
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Newcastle upon Tyne
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Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £600 - 730 per day
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London
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Rate: £500 - £520 per day
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