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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 390 301 249
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -52
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 224 308 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.84% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 207 240
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £565 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.69 £49.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.10% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £49.50 £29.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £39.00 £175.00
% change year-on-year
-27.56% -77.71%
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
38464 36543 34805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.46% 77.80% 77.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25533 23649 21506
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 988 1090
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.50 £52.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 88 £450 - 13
South East -46 37 £388 +3.33% 4
South West -6 35 £350 -12.50% 6
North West -24 16 £325 - 7
East Midlands -12 13 £385 +4.40% 6
West Midlands -17 12 £415 -2.35% 1
Yorkshire -23 8 £400 -3.03% 2
East of England -7 6 £413 -1.49% 6
North East -23 5 £238 -44.11%
Midlands +4 4 £525 -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 328 (61.77%) Project Management
2 283 (53.30%) PRINCE2
3 180 (33.90%) Finance
4 159 (29.94%) ITIL
5 152 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (22.79%) PMI Certification
7 104 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 103 (19.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 94 (17.70%) Microsoft
10 93 (17.51%) MS Excel
11 92 (17.33%) PMP
12 83 (15.63%) MS Project
13 70 (13.18%) Security Cleared
14 68 (12.81%) Windows
15 66 (12.43%) Change Management
16 64 (12.05%) Degree
16 64 (12.05%) Data Centre
17 58 (10.92%) Management Information System
18 56 (10.55%) Risk Management
19 55 (10.36%) Programme Management
20 54 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
21 50 (9.42%) Migration
22 48 (9.04%) MS Office
23 45 (8.47%) PMI
23 45 (8.47%) Service Delivery
24 41 (7.72%) Service Management
24 41 (7.72%) Banking
24 41 (7.72%) SC Cleared
25 40 (7.53%) Telecoms
26 38 (7.16%) Business Analysis

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.95%) CMS
3 20 (3.77%) Skype for Business
4 14 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.51%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.94%) IIS
8 5 (0.94%) JBoss
9 3 (0.56%) Confluence
9 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.38%) CICS
10 2 (0.38%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 93 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 83 (15.63%) MS Project
3 48 (9.04%) MS Office
4 36 (6.78%) MS Visio
5 21 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.51%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.56%) SmartSuite
8 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Primavera
2 8 (1.51%) Sonata
2 8 (1.51%) Tercero
3 5 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.56%) Maximo
5 3 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.56%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.46%) Office 365
2 10 (1.88%) SaaS
3 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.75%) PaaS
6 2 (0.38%) IaaS
6 2 (0.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.14%) LAN
2 18 (3.39%) VPN
3 17 (3.20%) SAN
4 14 (2.64%) WAN
5 13 (2.45%) Internet
5 13 (2.45%) Skype
6 12 (2.26%) DNS
7 11 (2.07%) Ethernet
7 11 (2.07%) Firewall
8 10 (1.88%) NetScaler
9 9 (1.69%) VoIP
10 8 (1.51%) Unified Communications
11 7 (1.32%) HTTP
11 7 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (1.13%) MPLS
12 6 (1.13%) SSL
13 5 (0.94%) NAS
13 5 (0.94%) Network Security
13 5 (0.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.32%) Big Data
2 7 (1.32%) DB2
3 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.56%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.38%) GIS
5 2 (0.38%) Ingres
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.19%) QlikView
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (2.26%) JIRA
2 5 (0.94%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.38%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 180 (33.90%) Finance
2 41 (7.72%) Banking
3 40 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 31 (5.84%) Retail
5 27 (5.08%) Financial Institution
6 25 (4.71%) Manufacturing
7 18 (3.39%) Publishing
8 17 (3.20%) Investment Banking
9 14 (2.64%) Legal
10 11 (2.07%) Front Office
11 10 (1.88%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.51%) Marketing
12 8 (1.51%) Spanish Language
13 7 (1.32%) Law
14 6 (1.13%) Automotive
14 6 (1.13%) Billing
14 6 (1.13%) Wholesale Banking
15 5 (0.94%) Advertising
15 5 (0.94%) Back Office
15 5 (0.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 257 (48.40%) Project Manager
2 51 (9.60%) Analyst
3 45 (8.47%) IT Manager
4 40 (7.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 40 (7.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 35 (6.59%) Programme Manager
6 34 (6.40%) IT Project Manager
7 31 (5.84%) Business Analyst
8 27 (5.08%) Senior Manager
9 23 (4.33%) Senior Project Manager
10 19 (3.58%) Technical Manager
10 19 (3.58%) Technical Project Manager
11 17 (3.20%) Architect
12 15 (2.82%) SAP Manager
13 14 (2.64%) SAP Project Manager
14 13 (2.45%) Consultant
15 12 (2.26%) Administrator
15 12 (2.26%) Development Manager
16 11 (2.07%) Coordinator
16 11 (2.07%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.07%) Middleware
2 7 (1.32%) .NET
2 7 (1.32%) Web Services
3 5 (0.94%) ASP.NET
3 5 (0.94%) Leaflet
3 5 (0.94%) XML
4 4 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (0.75%) SAP Basis
5 3 (0.56%) CSS
5 3 (0.56%) HTML
6 2 (0.38%) EJB
6 2 (0.38%) J2EE
6 2 (0.38%) JSP
6 2 (0.38%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.38%) REST
6 2 (0.38%) ServiceStack
6 2 (0.38%) Servlets
6 2 (0.38%) SOAP
6 2 (0.38%) Struts
6 2 (0.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 58 (10.92%) Management Information System
3 54 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (8.47%) PMI
5 14 (2.64%) Hedge funds
5 14 (2.64%) NHS
6 11 (2.07%) Equities
6 11 (2.07%) Fixed Income
7 10 (1.88%) Market Risk
8 9 (1.69%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.32%) Derivative
10 6 (1.13%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.94%) PKI
12 3 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.38%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (12.81%) Windows
2 28 (5.27%) Windows Server
3 23 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.26%) Linux
6 9 (1.69%) Windows XP
7 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.13%) Solaris
8 6 (1.13%) Unix
8 6 (1.13%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.94%) AIX
10 2 (0.38%) pSOS
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (61.77%) Project Management
2 283 (53.30%) PRINCE2
3 159 (29.94%) ITIL
4 152 (28.63%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 66 (12.43%) Change Management
7 56 (10.55%) Risk Management
8 55 (10.36%) Programme Management
9 50 (9.42%) Migration
10 45 (8.47%) Service Delivery
11 41 (7.72%) Service Management
12 38 (7.16%) Business Analysis
13 35 (6.59%) Waterfall
14 34 (6.40%) Change Control
15 29 (5.46%) Project Planning
16 27 (5.08%) SDLC
17 26 (4.90%) ERP
18 24 (4.52%) Mentoring
19 23 (4.33%) Asset Management
19 23 (4.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.20%) PowerShell
1 17 (3.20%) SQL
2 13 (2.45%) C
3 9 (1.69%) Java
4 4 (0.75%) C#
4 4 (0.75%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.38%) Assembly Language
5 2 (0.38%) COBOL
5 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.19%) ABAP
6 1 (0.19%) Uniface
6 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 121 (22.79%) PMI Certification
2 103 (19.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 92 (17.33%) PMP
4 70 (13.18%) Security Cleared
5 64 (12.05%) Degree
6 41 (7.72%) SC Cleared
7 26 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (4.14%) DV Cleared
9 20 (3.77%) ISEB
10 16 (3.01%) APMP
11 14 (2.64%) CISSP
12 8 (1.51%) APMG
12 8 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (1.32%) BICSI Certification
13 7 (1.32%) BICSI RCDD
13 7 (1.32%) CISM
13 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (1.13%) MCSE
15 5 (0.94%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.82%) SLA
2 9 (1.69%) COBIT
2 9 (1.69%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.51%) QA
4 7 (1.32%) JSP 440
4 7 (1.32%) MiFID
5 6 (1.13%) COSO
6 5 (0.94%) SAS 70
7 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.56%) P3O
8 2 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
System Software
1 32 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.64%) XenApp
4 13 (2.45%) vSphere
5 11 (2.07%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.19%) UAG
7 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (2.26%) MOM
2 11 (2.07%) SCCM
2 11 (2.07%) SCOM
3 6 (1.13%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.94%) RSA Security Analytics
4 5 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (0.94%) WMI
5 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 94 (17.70%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.59%) SAP
2 35 (6.59%) VMware
3 24 (4.52%) Cisco
3 24 (4.52%) HP
4 20 (3.77%) Oracle
5 19 (3.58%) Citrix
6 12 (2.26%) Planview
7 9 (1.69%) IBM
7 9 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.51%) Avaloq
8 8 (1.51%) Juniper
9 7 (1.32%) Nokia
10 6 (1.13%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.13%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.94%) Borland
11 5 (0.94%) Intel Security
11 5 (0.94%) Serena
11 5 (0.94%) Symantec
12 4 (0.75%) AppSense
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
PMC retail
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day 3-6 month contract excellent day rate on off
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Cambridge Assessment
Rate: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Logix Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Rate: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £450 - £520 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 20 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 26 days ago