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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 329 302 298
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 299 312 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.62% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.81% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 202 180
Average daily rate
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£425 £448 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £322 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £448 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.75% +12.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £99.50 £30.82 £28.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.84% +9.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.10 £15.70 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £143.90 £32.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +16 127 £450 - 32
South East -65 54 £456 +14.06% 10
South West -3 26 £375 -18.91% 12
West Midlands +20 21 £400 -11.40% 5
East of England +9 19 £365 -23.15% 3
North West -41 18 £363 -19.44% 13
East Midlands -11 12 £451 -17.91%
Yorkshire -23 9 £350 +7.69% 2
North East -23 7 £414 +27.30% 1
Midlands +5 3 £500 -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 353 (61.39%) Project Management
2 291 (50.61%) PRINCE2
3 181 (31.48%) Finance
4 145 (25.22%) ITIL
5 142 (24.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 133 (23.13%) PMI Certification
7 121 (21.04%) Agile Software Development
8 98 (17.04%) PMP
9 82 (14.26%) Change Management
10 79 (13.74%) MS Project
11 78 (13.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 75 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 58 (10.09%) Banking
14 56 (9.74%) MS Excel
15 53 (9.22%) Migration
15 53 (9.22%) Degree
16 51 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
16 51 (8.87%) Data Centre
17 50 (8.70%) Waterfall
18 48 (8.35%) Windows
19 47 (8.17%) Programme Management
20 46 (8.00%) SharePoint
21 44 (7.65%) Risk Management
22 43 (7.48%) Management Information System
22 43 (7.48%) PMI
23 37 (6.43%) CRM
24 36 (6.26%) Retail
24 36 (6.26%) Security Cleared
25 34 (5.91%) Oracle
26 32 (5.57%) Telecoms

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.78%) CMS
3 10 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.04%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.04%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.87%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.87%) Lync
7 4 (0.70%) IIS
8 3 (0.52%) JBoss
8 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.17%) Drupal
10 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.17%) Confluence
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 79 (13.74%) MS Project
2 56 (9.74%) MS Excel
3 29 (5.04%) MS Office
4 22 (3.83%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.70%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.70%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.35%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.17%) Agresso
5 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.17%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.96%) Office 365
2 11 (1.91%) SaaS
3 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.26%) WAN
2 12 (2.09%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.09%) Firewall
3 8 (1.39%) HTTP
4 7 (1.22%) VPN
4 7 (1.22%) DNS
4 7 (1.22%) OSPF
4 7 (1.22%) BGP
4 7 (1.22%) SAN
4 7 (1.22%) Multicast
5 6 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
5 6 (1.04%) LAN
6 5 (0.87%) Internet
6 5 (0.87%) Wireless
7 4 (0.70%) MPLS
7 4 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.70%) SSL
7 4 (0.70%) LDAP
8 3 (0.52%) SSH
8 3 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.04%) DB2
5 4 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.52%) Big Data
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.35%) QlikView
7 2 (0.35%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.35%) OLAP
7 2 (0.35%) MySQL
7 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.17%) Ingres
8 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.52%) NetBeans
1 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.35%) MSI
2 2 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) PVCS
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.17%) Subversion
General
1 181 (31.48%) Finance
2 58 (10.09%) Banking
3 36 (6.26%) Retail
4 32 (5.57%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.48%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.13%) Legal
6 18 (3.13%) Marketing
7 13 (2.26%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.91%) Publishing
9 10 (1.74%) Spanish Language
10 9 (1.57%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.39%) Front Office
12 7 (1.22%) Aerospace
12 7 (1.22%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.04%) Local Government
13 6 (1.04%) Portuguese Language
13 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.87%) Law
15 4 (0.70%) Billing
15 4 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 306 (53.22%) Project Manager
2 76 (13.22%) Analyst
3 47 (8.17%) Business Analyst
4 34 (5.91%) Programme Manager
5 32 (5.57%) IT Project Manager
6 27 (4.70%) Senior Manager
7 23 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
8 17 (2.96%) Technical Project Manager
8 17 (2.96%) Technical Manager
9 16 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
9 16 (2.78%) Change Manager
10 15 (2.61%) PMO Analyst
11 14 (2.43%) Project Coordinator
11 14 (2.43%) Coordinator
11 14 (2.43%) Architect
12 13 (2.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 13 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 11 (1.91%) SAP Manager
13 11 (1.91%) Business Manager
13 11 (1.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.39%) .NET
2 6 (1.04%) Middleware
3 5 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (0.87%) REST
4 4 (0.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (0.70%) SAP Basis
4 4 (0.70%) JSF
4 4 (0.70%) Web Services
4 4 (0.70%) SOAP
5 3 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.52%) XML
5 3 (0.52%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.35%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.17%) ServiceStack
7 1 (0.17%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.17%) XSD
7 1 (0.17%) EDI
7 1 (0.17%) JMS
7 1 (0.17%) WSDL
7 1 (0.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
1 51 (8.87%) Data Centre
2 43 (7.48%) PMI
2 43 (7.48%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.13%) NHS
4 10 (1.74%) Market Risk
5 9 (1.57%) Credit Risk
5 9 (1.57%) Informatics
5 9 (1.57%) Reference Data
6 8 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 5 (0.87%) FMCG
7 5 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.52%) PKI
9 3 (0.52%) Derivative
9 3 (0.52%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.52%) User Experience
10 2 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.35%) Windows
2 17 (2.96%) Linux
3 11 (1.91%) UNIX
4 10 (1.74%) Solaris
5 7 (1.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.04%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.70%) AIX
9 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.52%) Android
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.52%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.17%) pSOS
10 1 (0.17%) SUSE
10 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (61.39%) Project Management
2 291 (50.61%) PRINCE2
3 145 (25.22%) ITIL
4 142 (24.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 121 (21.04%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (14.26%) Change Management
7 53 (9.22%) Migration
8 50 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 47 (8.17%) Programme Management
10 44 (7.65%) Risk Management
11 37 (6.43%) CRM
12 32 (5.57%) ERP
12 32 (5.57%) Project Planning
13 30 (5.22%) Business Analysis
14 28 (4.87%) Service Management
15 27 (4.70%) Change Control
16 26 (4.52%) Service Delivery
17 25 (4.35%) Supplier Management
17 25 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 22 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (3.30%) SQL
2 12 (2.09%) Java
3 11 (1.91%) C
4 3 (0.52%) PHP
4 3 (0.52%) VBA
5 2 (0.35%) VB
5 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.17%) Perl
6 1 (0.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 133 (23.13%) PMI Certification
2 98 (17.04%) PMP
3 78 (13.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 53 (9.22%) Degree
5 36 (6.26%) Security Cleared
6 26 (4.52%) SC Cleared
7 22 (3.83%) APMP
8 18 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (3.13%) ISEB
9 13 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.57%) CCNA
11 8 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (1.22%) MCSE
12 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (1.04%) CISSP
13 6 (1.04%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.52%) MCSA
14 3 (0.52%) MCP
14 3 (0.52%) CCNP
14 3 (0.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.43%) PCI DSS
2 13 (2.26%) COBIT
3 11 (1.91%) COSO
4 6 (1.04%) SLA
5 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.70%) QA
7 3 (0.52%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.35%) BS7799
8 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.17%) P3O
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.04%) XenApp
3 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.52%) vSphere
3 3 (0.52%) UAG
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (1.74%) SCCM
2 9 (1.57%) MOM
3 3 (0.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.17%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.17%) Netcool
4 1 (0.17%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.17%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 75 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.91%) Oracle
3 28 (4.87%) SAP
4 24 (4.17%) Cisco
5 17 (2.96%) VMware
6 14 (2.43%) Citrix
7 12 (2.09%) HP
7 12 (2.09%) Planview
8 11 (1.91%) F5
8 11 (1.91%) IBM
9 7 (1.22%) Hyperion
9 7 (1.22%) Cognos
9 7 (1.22%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.04%) Apple
11 5 (0.87%) Juniper
11 5 (0.87%) Avaloq
11 5 (0.87%) Lotus
12 4 (0.70%) Remedy
12 4 (0.70%) McAfee
13 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
London
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day Initial 3 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Rate: £500.00 - £525.00 per day + extensions
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £565 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South West
Recruit121
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 24 days ago