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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 305 232 226
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 291 378 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.15% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 237 195
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £175.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-83.71% +446.87%
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -75 82 £450 +4.65% 30
South East -39 73 £375 -11.76% 16
South West +9 40 £400 -3.03% 10
North West -10 26 £325 -41.96% 15
Yorkshire -6 21 £400 -5.88% 11
West Midlands +11 17 £425 +136.11% 11
East of England -2 14 £419 +27.37% 4
East Midlands +14 13 £413 -25.00% 7
North East -10 4 £425 +13.33%
Midlands -3 1 - - 2
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 299 (55.37%) PRINCE2
2 285 (52.78%) Project Management
3 217 (40.19%) Finance
4 159 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
5 128 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 128 (23.70%) ITIL
6 97 (17.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 73 (13.52%) PMI Certification
8 70 (12.96%) Microsoft
9 68 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
10 65 (12.04%) MS Project
11 64 (11.85%) Security Cleared
12 60 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 60 (11.11%) Banking
13 59 (10.93%) Change Management
14 57 (10.56%) Retail
15 50 (9.26%) Scrum
16 47 (8.70%) SC Cleared
17 45 (8.33%) PMP
18 41 (7.59%) Degree
19 40 (7.41%) Programme Management
19 40 (7.41%) Risk Management
20 39 (7.22%) Migration
21 37 (6.85%) SAP
22 36 (6.67%) Service Delivery
22 36 (6.67%) Service Management
23 35 (6.48%) Project Planning
24 34 (6.30%) Windows
25 33 (6.11%) CRM
25 33 (6.11%) PMI

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (1.11%) CMS
4 5 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.56%) Lync
6 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.37%) SAS
6 2 (0.37%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Drupal
7 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.19%) Documentum
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Kentico
Applications
1 65 (12.04%) MS Project
2 60 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 28 (5.19%) MS Office
4 20 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.96%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.37%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.30%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.37%) HFM
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.19%) Magento
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.19%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.48%) Office 365
2 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.15%) WAN
2 12 (2.22%) Internet
3 10 (1.85%) LAN
3 10 (1.85%) Firewall
4 8 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.48%) VPN
4 8 (1.48%) BGP
5 7 (1.30%) OSPF
5 7 (1.30%) DNS
6 6 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (1.11%) SAN
6 6 (1.11%) MPLS
7 5 (0.93%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (0.74%) Multicast
8 4 (0.74%) ADSL
8 4 (0.74%) Broadband
8 4 (0.74%) HTTP
8 4 (0.74%) VoIP
8 4 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.30%) SAP BW
4 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.56%) DTS
6 2 (0.37%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.37%) Big Data
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.37%) DB2
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.37%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.37%) QlikView
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.19%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.30%) JIRA
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.19%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.19%) RequisitePro
General
1 217 (40.19%) Finance
2 60 (11.11%) Banking
3 57 (10.56%) Retail
4 32 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.15%) Marketing
6 16 (2.96%) Legal
6 16 (2.96%) Retail Banking
7 14 (2.59%) Automotive
8 10 (1.85%) Billing
9 9 (1.67%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.48%) Publishing
10 8 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.30%) Advertising
12 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.93%) Law
13 3 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.56%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.56%) Front Office
13 3 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 301 (55.74%) Project Manager
2 62 (11.48%) Analyst
3 35 (6.48%) Business Analyst
4 32 (5.93%) Programme Manager
4 32 (5.93%) Senior Manager
5 28 (5.19%) Technical Manager
6 26 (4.81%) Senior Project Manager
7 24 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
8 21 (3.89%) Technical Project Manager
9 15 (2.78%) Business Manager
10 14 (2.59%) Architect
10 14 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (2.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 12 (2.22%) Junior
12 12 (2.22%) Junior Project Manager
13 11 (2.04%) PMO Manager
13 11 (2.04%) Consultant
14 10 (1.85%) Agile Project Manager
14 10 (1.85%) Service Manager
14 10 (1.85%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.22%) .NET
2 8 (1.48%) XML
2 8 (1.48%) CSS
2 8 (1.48%) HTML
3 7 (1.30%) Web Services
4 4 (0.74%) Middleware
5 3 (0.56%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.37%) J2EE
6 2 (0.37%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.37%) Java EE
7 1 (0.19%) Symfony
7 1 (0.19%) JSON
7 1 (0.19%) MDX
7 1 (0.19%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.19%) EDI
7 1 (0.19%) HTML5
7 1 (0.19%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 68 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.11%) PMI
3 24 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.41%) NHS
5 12 (2.22%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.67%) FMCG
7 7 (1.30%) Reference Data
7 7 (1.30%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
9 5 (0.93%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.56%) Economics
11 3 (0.56%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.56%) Freedom of Information Act
11 3 (0.56%) Online Banking
11 3 (0.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.30%) Windows
2 20 (3.70%) Linux
3 11 (2.04%) UNIX
4 6 (1.11%) Solaris
5 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.37%) AIX
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (55.37%) PRINCE2
2 285 (52.78%) Project Management
3 159 (29.44%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (23.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 128 (23.70%) ITIL
5 59 (10.93%) Change Management
6 50 (9.26%) Scrum
7 40 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 40 (7.41%) Risk Management
8 39 (7.22%) Migration
9 36 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 36 (6.67%) Service Management
10 35 (6.48%) Project Planning
11 33 (6.11%) CRM
11 33 (6.11%) Waterfall
12 24 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (4.26%) Supplier Management
13 23 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 18 (3.33%) Business Analysis
14 18 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.41%) Java
2 8 (1.48%) C
2 8 (1.48%) SQL
3 7 (1.30%) PHP
4 6 (1.11%) ABAP
5 4 (0.74%) VB
6 3 (0.56%) Scala
7 2 (0.37%) VBA
7 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.19%) VB6
8 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.19%) VBScript
8 1 (0.19%) C#
8 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 97 (17.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 73 (13.52%) PMI Certification
3 64 (11.85%) Security Cleared
4 47 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 45 (8.33%) PMP
6 41 (7.59%) Degree
7 21 (3.89%) ISEB
8 18 (3.33%) DV Cleared
9 17 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.11%) APMP
12 6 (1.11%) CCNA
13 4 (0.74%) CCNP
13 4 (0.74%) CISSP
13 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.56%) CISM
14 3 (0.56%) ACCA
14 3 (0.56%) HND
15 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.78%) QA
2 11 (2.04%) SLA
3 6 (1.11%) P3O
4 5 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.93%) COBIT
4 5 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.74%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.37%) FATCA
7 2 (0.37%) COREP
7 2 (0.37%) FINREP
8 1 (0.19%) COSO
8 1 (0.19%) TickIT
8 1 (0.19%) Basel II
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) vSphere
4 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
5 1 (0.19%) XenServer
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.37%) OVSD
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
3 1 (0.19%) WMI
3 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.19%) MOM
3 1 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 70 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.85%) SAP
3 31 (5.74%) Cisco
4 27 (5.00%) VMware
5 26 (4.81%) Oracle
6 14 (2.59%) HP
7 13 (2.41%) Citrix
8 11 (2.04%) Juniper
9 9 (1.67%) IBM
10 8 (1.48%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.48%) Nokia
11 5 (0.93%) EMC
11 5 (0.93%) F5
12 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.56%) Huawei
13 3 (0.56%) Avaloq
13 3 (0.56%) Lotus
13 3 (0.56%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.37%) Comverse
14 2 (0.37%) Sun
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
CRL
Rate: From £300 to £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day depending on experienc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Hudson IT
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 200-220 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago