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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 312 294 255
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -39
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 305 295 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.83% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 184 211
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £30.82 £28.20 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.29% -23.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £18.90 £23.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.25 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -48.91%
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
37593 35462 37976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.67% 73.73% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23709 22246 22478
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 975 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -6 118 £425 -6.59% 15
South East +16 90 £425 +4.61% 13
South West -26 26 £450 +2.27% 5
North West +2 20 £500 +25.00% 4
East of England -29 17 £475 +40.74% 9
East Midlands +3 14 £550 +23.59% 1
West Midlands -1 12 £463 +2.37% 5
Yorkshire -8 4 £325 -7.14%
North East -22 1 £325 -7.14% 2
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 355 (57.91%) PRINCE2
2 318 (51.88%) Project Management
3 226 (36.87%) Finance
4 171 (27.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 157 (25.61%) ITIL
6 100 (16.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 100 (16.31%) PMI Certification
7 76 (12.40%) PMP
8 75 (12.23%) Project Planning
9 72 (11.75%) Microsoft
10 71 (11.58%) Risk Management
10 71 (11.58%) Change Management
11 68 (11.09%) MS Project
12 63 (10.28%) Security Cleared
13 62 (10.11%) Banking
14 58 (9.46%) Oracle
15 51 (8.32%) MS Excel
16 49 (7.99%) Scrum
16 49 (7.99%) Degree
17 48 (7.83%) Telecoms
18 47 (7.67%) Retail
19 46 (7.50%) SC Cleared
20 44 (7.18%) Programme Management
21 41 (6.69%) Service Management
22 39 (6.36%) PMI
23 38 (6.20%) SharePoint
23 38 (6.20%) Migration
24 36 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
25 33 (5.38%) Waterfall
26 32 (5.22%) MS Office

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.77%) CMS
3 7 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.49%) Apache
5 3 (0.49%) Drupal
6 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.33%) FileNet
6 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.16%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 68 (11.09%) MS Project
2 51 (8.32%) MS Excel
3 32 (5.22%) MS Office
4 18 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.28%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) FastStats
7 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.65%) Agresso
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.49%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.49%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.33%) Maximo
6 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.33%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.33%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.65%) Office 365
3 3 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.26%) Internet
2 18 (2.94%) WAN
3 12 (1.96%) Firewall
4 11 (1.79%) LAN
5 9 (1.47%) SAN
6 7 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.98%) Wireless
8 5 (0.82%) OSPF
8 5 (0.82%) BGP
9 4 (0.65%) Intranet
9 4 (0.65%) VPN
9 4 (0.65%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.65%) SSL
9 4 (0.65%) MVNO
10 3 (0.49%) LTE
10 3 (0.49%) VoIP
10 3 (0.49%) DNS
10 3 (0.49%) LDAP
10 3 (0.49%) Broadband
10 3 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.82%) Big Data
4 4 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.16%) MySQL
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.16%) MS Access
7 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.16%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (1.14%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.16%) JIRA
2 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.16%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.16%) LSMW
General
1 226 (36.87%) Finance
2 62 (10.11%) Banking
3 48 (7.83%) Telecoms
4 47 (7.67%) Retail
5 16 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.28%) Local Government
6 14 (2.28%) Marketing
7 11 (1.79%) Automotive
7 11 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.47%) Back Office
9 8 (1.31%) Legal
9 8 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.82%) Publishing
12 4 (0.65%) Advertising
12 4 (0.65%) Military
12 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.65%) Front Office
12 4 (0.65%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.65%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 318 (51.88%) Project Manager
2 83 (13.54%) Analyst
3 38 (6.20%) Programme Manager
4 33 (5.38%) Business Analyst
5 27 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
5 27 (4.40%) Technical Manager
6 26 (4.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 26 (4.24%) Senior Manager
7 25 (4.08%) Architect
8 24 (3.92%) Senior Project Manager
9 23 (3.75%) Technical Project Manager
10 19 (3.10%) IT Project Manager
11 18 (2.94%) Service Manager
12 16 (2.61%) Business Manager
13 14 (2.28%) Delivery Manager
14 13 (2.12%) PMO Analyst
14 13 (2.12%) Coordinator
15 12 (1.96%) Technical Architect
15 12 (1.96%) PMO Manager
16 11 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.14%) XML
2 6 (0.98%) HTML
2 6 (0.98%) .NET
2 6 (0.98%) CSS
3 4 (0.65%) Web Services
4 3 (0.49%) SAML
5 2 (0.33%) Middleware
5 2 (0.33%) J2EE
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.16%) Symfony
6 1 (0.16%) SOAP
6 1 (0.16%) HTML5
6 1 (0.16%) REST
6 1 (0.16%) COM
6 1 (0.16%) FpML
6 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.36%) PMI
2 29 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.77%) NHS
4 15 (2.45%) Data Integration
5 12 (1.96%) Reference Data
6 10 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
9 6 (0.98%) Economics
9 6 (0.98%) Freedom of Information Act
9 6 (0.98%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.82%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.82%) FMCG
11 4 (0.65%) Social Media
11 4 (0.65%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.49%) Open Source
12 3 (0.49%) GIS
13 2 (0.33%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.33%) Informatics
13 2 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.75%) Windows
2 15 (2.45%) Linux
3 11 (1.79%) UNIX
4 7 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.98%) Solaris
5 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) HPUX
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (57.91%) PRINCE2
2 318 (51.88%) Project Management
3 171 (27.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 157 (25.61%) ITIL
5 75 (12.23%) Project Planning
6 71 (11.58%) Change Management
6 71 (11.58%) Risk Management
7 49 (7.99%) Scrum
8 44 (7.18%) Programme Management
9 41 (6.69%) Service Management
10 38 (6.20%) Migration
11 36 (5.87%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (5.38%) Waterfall
13 31 (5.06%) Business Analysis
14 30 (4.89%) Service Delivery
15 28 (4.57%) CRM
16 26 (4.24%) Business Transformation
17 23 (3.75%) Analytics
18 21 (3.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 20 (3.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.61%) SQL
2 9 (1.47%) C
2 9 (1.47%) Java
3 3 (0.49%) PHP
3 3 (0.49%) VBA
4 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.33%) Perl
4 2 (0.33%) VB
5 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.16%) C#
5 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 100 (16.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 100 (16.31%) PMI Certification
2 76 (12.40%) PMP
3 63 (10.28%) Security Cleared
4 49 (7.99%) Degree
5 46 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 28 (4.57%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (2.94%) ISEB
8 12 (1.96%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (1.31%) ISEB Practitioner
11 7 (1.14%) CISSP
12 6 (0.98%) MBA
12 6 (0.98%) APMP
13 4 (0.65%) MAPM
13 4 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.49%) CCNA
14 3 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 2 (0.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.94%) QA
2 11 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.14%) SLA
3 7 (1.14%) COBIT
4 3 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.33%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) EMIR
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) COREP
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) HL7
6 1 (0.16%) Basel III
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) Basel II
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.33%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.16%) XenApp
5 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (1.14%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (1.14%) WMI
3 6 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.49%) SCCM
5 2 (0.33%) SCOM
5 2 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
6 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 72 (11.75%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.46%) Oracle
3 28 (4.57%) SAP
4 14 (2.28%) HP
5 12 (1.96%) Cisco
6 11 (1.79%) VMware
7 7 (1.14%) Serena
7 7 (1.14%) Borland
8 6 (0.98%) Citrix
9 5 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.65%) Juniper
11 3 (0.49%) Cerner
11 3 (0.49%) CA
11 3 (0.49%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.49%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.49%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.49%) IBM
11 3 (0.49%) Sun
11 3 (0.49%) Dell
11 3 (0.49%) Civica
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £520 per day + remote working allowed
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £365 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £250 to £300
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 450-550
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £365.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Pioneer Consulting - SAP
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago