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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 330 303 268
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -35
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 290 293 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.61% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.82% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 179 203
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£450 £425 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £30.82 £21.33 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.52% -42.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £16.45 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -45.61%
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
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -12 108 £450 -3.22% 36
South East +33 91 £400 +3.22% 25
North West +3 25 £475 +18.75% 4
South West -45 20 £450 +28.57% 8
East Midlands +3 14 £550 +32.53% 2
East of England -20 14 £475 +5.55% 5
West Midlands -15 10 £436 -3.70% 3
Yorkshire -11 5 £325 -7.14% 7
North East -35 1 £325 -7.14% 2
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 345 (57.12%) PRINCE2
2 323 (53.48%) Project Management
3 229 (37.91%) Finance
4 167 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (26.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 138 (22.85%) ITIL
7 97 (16.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 94 (15.56%) PMI Certification
9 75 (12.42%) Risk Management
9 75 (12.42%) Project Planning
10 71 (11.75%) Change Management
11 68 (11.26%) Microsoft
11 68 (11.26%) MS Project
12 67 (11.09%) PMP
13 61 (10.10%) Oracle
14 58 (9.60%) Security Cleared
15 57 (9.44%) Banking
16 51 (8.44%) Degree
17 50 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
18 49 (8.11%) Telecoms
19 48 (7.95%) Scrum
20 47 (7.78%) MS Excel
20 47 (7.78%) Retail
21 43 (7.12%) Programme Management
22 40 (6.62%) PMI
22 40 (6.62%) SC Cleared
23 39 (6.46%) Migration
24 38 (6.29%) Service Management
25 37 (6.13%) Waterfall
26 36 (5.96%) Service Delivery

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.81%) CMS
3 3 (0.50%) Apache
3 3 (0.50%) Drupal
3 3 (0.50%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.33%) SAS
4 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.17%) FileNet
5 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.17%) WordPress
5 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.17%) Confluence
5 1 (0.17%) Lync
Applications
1 68 (11.26%) MS Project
2 47 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 33 (5.46%) MS Office
4 14 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.17%) FastStats
6 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.50%) Agresso
4 3 (0.50%) Academy Housing
4 3 (0.50%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
5 2 (0.33%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.33%) Maximo
5 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.66%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.31%) WAN
1 20 (3.31%) Internet
2 13 (2.15%) LAN
2 13 (2.15%) Firewall
3 7 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.16%) SAN
3 7 (1.16%) Wireless
3 7 (1.16%) BGP
3 7 (1.16%) OSPF
4 4 (0.66%) MVNO
4 4 (0.66%) Intranet
4 4 (0.66%) SSL
5 3 (0.50%) VPN
5 3 (0.50%) DNS
5 3 (0.50%) LDAP
5 3 (0.50%) VoIP
5 3 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.50%) LTE
5 3 (0.50%) Multicast
6 2 (0.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.83%) Big Data
4 4 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.17%) DB2
7 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.17%) MySQL
7 1 (0.17%) MS Access
7 1 (0.17%) Ingres
7 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.17%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (0.66%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 229 (37.91%) Finance
2 57 (9.44%) Banking
3 49 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 47 (7.78%) Retail
5 16 (2.65%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.48%) Marketing
7 13 (2.15%) Local Government
8 10 (1.66%) Automotive
9 9 (1.49%) Legal
9 9 (1.49%) Back Office
9 9 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.99%) Publishing
11 5 (0.83%) Advertising
11 5 (0.83%) Front Office
11 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.66%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.66%) Military
13 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 318 (52.65%) Project Manager
2 82 (13.58%) Analyst
3 39 (6.46%) Programme Manager
4 34 (5.63%) Business Analyst
5 28 (4.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 28 (4.64%) Technical Manager
6 27 (4.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 26 (4.30%) Senior Manager
8 24 (3.97%) Technical Project Manager
9 23 (3.81%) Senior Project Manager
10 20 (3.31%) Service Manager
10 20 (3.31%) Architect
11 17 (2.81%) IT Project Manager
12 14 (2.32%) PMO Manager
12 14 (2.32%) Business Manager
13 13 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
14 12 (1.99%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (1.99%) Coordinator
15 11 (1.82%) Transition Manager
16 10 (1.66%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.66%) XML
2 9 (1.49%) CSS
2 9 (1.49%) HTML
3 6 (0.99%) .NET
4 5 (0.83%) Web Services
5 3 (0.50%) SAML
6 2 (0.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.33%) Middleware
6 2 (0.33%) J2EE
7 1 (0.17%) SOAP
7 1 (0.17%) COM
7 1 (0.17%) FpML
7 1 (0.17%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.17%) Symfony
7 1 (0.17%) JSON
7 1 (0.17%) HTML5
7 1 (0.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.62%) PMI
3 29 (4.80%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.98%) NHS
5 14 (2.32%) Data Integration
6 13 (2.15%) Reference Data
7 8 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.16%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
9 5 (0.83%) Economics
9 5 (0.83%) FMCG
9 5 (0.83%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.66%) Social Media
10 4 (0.66%) Freedom of Information Act
10 4 (0.66%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.50%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.50%) GIS
11 3 (0.50%) Statistics
11 3 (0.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.81%) Windows
2 18 (2.98%) Linux
3 13 (2.15%) UNIX
4 8 (1.32%) Solaris
5 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.50%) AIX
6 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (57.12%) PRINCE2
2 323 (53.48%) Project Management
3 167 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (26.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 138 (22.85%) ITIL
6 75 (12.42%) Risk Management
6 75 (12.42%) Project Planning
7 71 (11.75%) Change Management
8 48 (7.95%) Scrum
9 43 (7.12%) Programme Management
10 39 (6.46%) Migration
11 38 (6.29%) Service Management
12 37 (6.13%) Waterfall
13 36 (5.96%) Service Delivery
14 31 (5.13%) Business Analysis
15 25 (4.14%) CRM
16 24 (3.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 23 (3.81%) Analytics
18 22 (3.64%) Business Transformation
19 20 (3.31%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (1.99%) SQL
2 11 (1.82%) Java
3 10 (1.66%) C
4 4 (0.66%) PHP
5 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.33%) Perl
5 2 (0.33%) VB
5 2 (0.33%) VBA
6 1 (0.17%) C#
6 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.17%) Jython
Qualifications
1 97 (16.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 94 (15.56%) PMI Certification
3 67 (11.09%) PMP
4 58 (9.60%) Security Cleared
5 51 (8.44%) Degree
6 40 (6.62%) SC Cleared
7 22 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (3.64%) ISEB
8 9 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.16%) CISSP
9 7 (1.16%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.83%) MBA
10 5 (0.83%) MAPM
11 4 (0.66%) APMP
11 4 (0.66%) CCNA
12 3 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.33%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.98%) QA
2 11 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.16%) COBIT
4 6 (0.99%) SLA
5 4 (0.66%) P3O
6 3 (0.50%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.17%) Basel II
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) Basel III
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) EMIR
7 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.17%) COREP
System Software
1 7 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 7 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.33%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (0.66%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (0.66%) WMI
4 3 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.50%) SCCM
5 2 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (11.26%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.10%) Oracle
3 24 (3.97%) SAP
4 12 (1.99%) Cisco
5 11 (1.82%) HP
6 9 (1.49%) VMware
7 6 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.83%) Citrix
8 5 (0.83%) IBM
9 4 (0.66%) F5
9 4 (0.66%) Serena
9 4 (0.66%) Juniper
9 4 (0.66%) Borland
9 4 (0.66%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.50%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.50%) Sun
10 3 (0.50%) Cerner
10 3 (0.50%) CA
10 3 (0.50%) Civica
10 3 (0.50%) Capita
City of London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 14 hours ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £40.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £25 to £30 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Rate: From £31,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £53 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-200 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago