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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 336 254 245
Rank change year-on-year
-82 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 272 355 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.01% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 239 174
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£425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £102.92 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.27% +221.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £175.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-83.71% +514.03%
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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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
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 December 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 -60 90 £450 +5.88% 24
South East -52 69 £450 +12.50% 16
South West -3 30 £438 +6.06% 7
North West +1 22 £325 - 4
Yorkshire -7 19 £413 -2.94% 2
East of England -22 14 £419 +8.06% 2
East Midlands +8 13 £375 +17.18% 7
West Midlands -10 13 £375 -1.96% 10
North East -26 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Midlands - 1 - -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 309 (54.98%) Project Management
2 300 (53.38%) PRINCE2
3 223 (39.68%) Finance
4 155 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (23.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 122 (21.71%) ITIL
7 109 (19.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 85 (15.12%) PMI Certification
9 63 (11.21%) MS Project
9 63 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (11.03%) Microsoft
11 59 (10.50%) Change Management
12 56 (9.96%) Banking
13 55 (9.79%) Risk Management
13 55 (9.79%) Scrum
14 54 (9.61%) MS Excel
14 54 (9.61%) Retail
15 53 (9.43%) Project Planning
15 53 (9.43%) PMP
16 51 (9.07%) Security Cleared
17 46 (8.19%) Degree
18 45 (8.01%) Telecoms
19 44 (7.83%) Migration
20 43 (7.65%) Oracle
21 41 (7.30%) PMI
22 39 (6.94%) Programme Management
23 38 (6.76%) SAP
24 36 (6.41%) SC Cleared
25 34 (6.05%) Service Management
25 34 (6.05%) CRM

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.60%) CMS
3 6 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.71%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.36%) Drupal
5 2 (0.36%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.18%) Confluence
6 1 (0.18%) Lync
Applications
1 63 (11.21%) MS Project
2 54 (9.61%) MS Excel
3 29 (5.16%) MS Office
4 18 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.85%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.18%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.07%) SAP BPC
3 5 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.53%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.53%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.53%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.36%) HFM
6 2 (0.36%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.36%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) Agresso
7 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.67%) WAN
2 13 (2.31%) Internet
3 8 (1.42%) Firewall
4 7 (1.25%) BGP
4 7 (1.25%) LAN
5 6 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.07%) OSPF
6 5 (0.89%) Wireless
6 5 (0.89%) DNS
6 5 (0.89%) SAN
6 5 (0.89%) Network Security
7 3 (0.53%) Intranet
7 3 (0.53%) MPLS
7 3 (0.53%) VoIP
7 3 (0.53%) HTTP
7 3 (0.53%) SSL
7 3 (0.53%) LTE
7 3 (0.53%) Multicast
7 3 (0.53%) MVNO
8 2 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.60%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.07%) SAP BW
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.89%) Big Data
5 4 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.53%) DTS
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.36%) QlikView
7 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.36%) DB2
8 1 (0.18%) Essbase
8 1 (0.18%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.18%) OLAP
8 1 (0.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.25%) JIRA
2 2 (0.36%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.18%) RequisitePro
General
1 223 (39.68%) Finance
2 56 (9.96%) Banking
3 54 (9.61%) Retail
4 45 (8.01%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.38%) Marketing
6 16 (2.85%) Legal
7 13 (2.31%) Automotive
7 13 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.14%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.78%) Publishing
10 9 (1.60%) Back Office
11 8 (1.42%) Advertising
12 7 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (1.25%) Billing
13 5 (0.89%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.53%) Military
14 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.53%) Front Office
14 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.53%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 317 (56.41%) Project Manager
2 68 (12.10%) Analyst
3 37 (6.58%) Programme Manager
4 34 (6.05%) Business Analyst
5 31 (5.52%) Senior Manager
6 25 (4.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 24 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 23 (4.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 22 (3.91%) Technical Manager
10 19 (3.38%) IT Project Manager
11 17 (3.02%) Architect
11 17 (3.02%) Technical Project Manager
12 16 (2.85%) Business Manager
13 12 (2.14%) PMO Manager
13 12 (2.14%) Service Manager
13 12 (2.14%) Digital Project Manager
14 11 (1.96%) Agile Project Manager
14 11 (1.96%) Project Officer
15 10 (1.78%) Transition Manager
15 10 (1.78%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.31%) .NET
2 12 (2.14%) XML
3 11 (1.96%) HTML
3 11 (1.96%) CSS
4 9 (1.60%) Web Services
5 4 (0.71%) Middleware
6 3 (0.53%) J2EE
6 3 (0.53%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.36%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.36%) Java EE
8 1 (0.18%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.18%) FpML
8 1 (0.18%) SOAP
8 1 (0.18%) EDI
8 1 (0.18%) JSON
8 1 (0.18%) Symfony
8 1 (0.18%) MDX
8 1 (0.18%) HTML5
8 1 (0.18%) REST
8 1 (0.18%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (7.30%) PMI
3 25 (4.45%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.85%) NHS
5 15 (2.67%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.78%) FMCG
7 9 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.60%) Reference Data
8 7 (1.25%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.07%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.07%) Economics
10 5 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (0.71%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.71%) Social Media
11 4 (0.71%) Market Risk
11 4 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.53%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.53%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.98%) Windows
2 21 (3.74%) Linux
3 12 (2.14%) UNIX
4 5 (0.89%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.89%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.71%) Solaris
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.18%) AIX
7 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (54.98%) Project Management
2 300 (53.38%) PRINCE2
3 155 (27.58%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (23.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 122 (21.71%) ITIL
6 59 (10.50%) Change Management
7 55 (9.79%) Risk Management
7 55 (9.79%) Scrum
8 53 (9.43%) Project Planning
9 44 (7.83%) Migration
10 39 (6.94%) Programme Management
11 34 (6.05%) Service Management
11 34 (6.05%) CRM
11 34 (6.05%) Waterfall
12 30 (5.34%) Service Delivery
13 24 (4.27%) Supplier Management
14 23 (4.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 20 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (3.56%) ERP
16 18 (3.20%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.14%) Java
2 11 (1.96%) C
3 8 (1.42%) SQL
4 7 (1.25%) PHP
5 6 (1.07%) ABAP
6 4 (0.71%) VB
7 3 (0.53%) Scala
8 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.18%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.18%) VBScript
9 1 (0.18%) C#
9 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.18%) VBA
9 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.18%) VB6
9 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 109 (19.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 85 (15.12%) PMI Certification
3 53 (9.43%) PMP
4 51 (9.07%) Security Cleared
5 46 (8.19%) Degree
6 36 (6.41%) SC Cleared
7 21 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (3.74%) ISEB
8 12 (2.14%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.89%) CCNA
11 5 (0.89%) MAPM
11 5 (0.89%) APMP
12 4 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.53%) CCNP
13 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.85%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) P3O
2 6 (1.07%) SLA
3 5 (0.89%) COBIT
3 5 (0.89%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) TickIT
6 1 (0.18%) Basel II
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.18%) EMIR
6 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.18%) COREP
6 1 (0.18%) FINREP
6 1 (0.18%) FATCA
System Software
1 11 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.53%) vSphere
4 2 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.18%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.36%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (0.36%) OVSD
2 2 (0.36%) WMI
2 2 (0.36%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.18%) MOM
3 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.65%) Oracle
3 38 (6.76%) SAP
4 15 (2.67%) Cisco
5 13 (2.31%) Citrix
6 12 (2.14%) VMware
6 12 (2.14%) HP
7 9 (1.60%) IBM
8 6 (1.07%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.71%) F5
9 4 (0.71%) Juniper
9 4 (0.71%) Lotus
9 4 (0.71%) EMC
9 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.53%) Omniture
10 3 (0.53%) Google
10 3 (0.53%) Civica
10 3 (0.53%) Capita
10 3 (0.53%) Orchard
11 2 (0.36%) Comverse
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £260 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £475 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £270 - £470 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 24 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago