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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 356 278 283
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 261 336 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.89% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 207 201
Average daily rate
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£419 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £323 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £155.00 £23.41 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+562.11% -39.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.25%
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
40274 37756 35067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.92% 76.45% 75.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26662 23794 21732
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 1106 1034
Average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £46.34 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 July 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 July 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 -28 106 £425 -1.16% 35
South East -62 51 £450 +13.92% 9
South West -8 28 £400 - 9
North West -18 21 £419 -6.94% 8
West Midlands +3 14 £390 -17.89% 2
Yorkshire -20 12 £410 -13.68% 5
East of England +4 9 £430 +1.17% 2
East Midlands -16 9 £410 -2.85% 1
North East -18 7 £405 - 1
Midlands - 2 - - 1
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 333 (59.89%) Project Management
2 282 (50.72%) PRINCE2
3 187 (33.63%) Finance
4 132 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 130 (23.38%) ITIL
6 126 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (21.22%) PMI Certification
8 90 (16.19%) PMP
9 86 (15.47%) Change Management
10 77 (13.85%) MS Project
11 76 (13.67%) Microsoft
12 70 (12.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 62 (11.15%) MS Excel
13 62 (11.15%) Degree
14 55 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (9.35%) Banking
16 50 (8.99%) Waterfall
17 47 (8.45%) Security Cleared
17 47 (8.45%) Management Information System
18 46 (8.27%) Windows
19 45 (8.09%) Programme Management
20 44 (7.91%) Data Centre
21 43 (7.73%) SharePoint
22 41 (7.37%) Migration
23 39 (7.01%) ERP
23 39 (7.01%) CRM
24 34 (6.12%) Oracle
24 34 (6.12%) PMI
24 34 (6.12%) Risk Management
25 33 (5.94%) SC Cleared

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.44%) CMS
4 7 (1.26%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.08%) Lync
6 4 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.72%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.36%) IIS
7 2 (0.36%) JBoss
7 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.18%) Drupal
8 1 (0.18%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.18%) Apache
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (13.85%) MS Project
2 62 (11.15%) MS Excel
3 29 (5.22%) MS Visio
4 26 (4.68%) MS Office
5 10 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.90%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.72%) Workday HCM
4 4 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.72%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.72%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.36%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.18%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) Agresso
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.70%) Office 365
2 9 (1.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.34%) Firewall
2 12 (2.16%) WAN
3 11 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.44%) VPN
4 8 (1.44%) LAN
5 7 (1.26%) DNS
5 7 (1.26%) Wireless
5 7 (1.26%) OSPF
5 7 (1.26%) BGP
5 7 (1.26%) Multicast
5 7 (1.26%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (1.08%) HTTP
7 5 (0.90%) SSL
7 5 (0.90%) SAN
7 5 (0.90%) Internet
8 4 (0.72%) MPLS
9 3 (0.54%) SSH
9 3 (0.54%) MVNO
9 3 (0.54%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.54%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.36%) QlikView
6 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.36%) MySQL
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.36%) OLAP
7 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.18%) DB2
7 1 (0.18%) Ingres
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (0.90%) JIRA
2 3 (0.54%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.36%) MSI
3 2 (0.36%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.18%) PVCS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
General
1 187 (33.63%) Finance
2 52 (9.35%) Banking
3 32 (5.76%) Retail
4 30 (5.40%) Manufacturing
5 29 (5.22%) Telecoms
6 24 (4.32%) Legal
7 15 (2.70%) Marketing
8 10 (1.80%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.80%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.26%) Law
11 5 (0.90%) Local Government
11 5 (0.90%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.72%) Publishing
12 4 (0.72%) Billing
12 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.72%) Automotive
13 3 (0.54%) Back Office
13 3 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 292 (52.52%) Project Manager
2 71 (12.77%) Analyst
3 39 (7.01%) Business Analyst
4 35 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
5 32 (5.76%) Programme Manager
6 24 (4.32%) Senior Manager
7 22 (3.96%) Change Manager
8 21 (3.78%) Senior Project Manager
8 21 (3.78%) Business Manager
9 18 (3.24%) Infrastructure Manager
10 17 (3.06%) Business Project Manager
11 15 (2.70%) Technical Manager
11 15 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 15 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
12 14 (2.52%) Architect
13 13 (2.34%) Coordinator
13 13 (2.34%) Project Coordinator
13 13 (2.34%) Integration Manager
13 13 (2.34%) PMO Analyst
14 12 (2.16%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.26%) .NET
2 6 (1.08%) Middleware
3 5 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (0.72%) Web Services
5 3 (0.54%) Hibernate
5 3 (0.54%) JSF
5 3 (0.54%) SOAP
6 2 (0.36%) REST
6 2 (0.36%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.18%) ServiceStack
7 1 (0.18%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.18%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.18%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (0.18%) jQuery
7 1 (0.18%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) XSD
7 1 (0.18%) EDI
7 1 (0.18%) JMS
7 1 (0.18%) WSDL
7 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.45%) Management Information System
3 44 (7.91%) Data Centre
4 34 (6.12%) PMI
5 20 (3.60%) NHS
6 9 (1.62%) Informatics
6 9 (1.62%) Reference Data
7 8 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.26%) FMCG
9 6 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
11 4 (0.72%) Freedom of Information Act
11 4 (0.72%) Derivative
11 4 (0.72%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.54%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.54%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.54%) PKI
12 3 (0.54%) User Experience
12 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (8.27%) Windows
2 17 (3.06%) Linux
3 11 (1.98%) Solaris
4 10 (1.80%) UNIX
5 6 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.90%) Android
6 5 (0.90%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.72%) AIX
7 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (59.89%) Project Management
2 282 (50.72%) PRINCE2
3 132 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (23.38%) ITIL
5 126 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (15.47%) Change Management
7 50 (8.99%) Waterfall
8 45 (8.09%) Programme Management
9 41 (7.37%) Migration
10 39 (7.01%) CRM
10 39 (7.01%) ERP
11 34 (6.12%) Risk Management
12 30 (5.40%) Scrum
13 28 (5.04%) Service Delivery
14 26 (4.68%) Business Analysis
14 26 (4.68%) Project Planning
15 24 (4.32%) Supplier Management
15 24 (4.32%) Line Management
16 23 (4.14%) Change Control
17 21 (3.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.60%) SQL
2 11 (1.98%) Java
3 10 (1.80%) C
4 6 (1.08%) VBA
5 4 (0.72%) PHP
6 2 (0.36%) Python
6 2 (0.36%) VB
6 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.36%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.18%) Perl
7 1 (0.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 118 (21.22%) PMI Certification
2 90 (16.19%) PMP
3 70 (12.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 62 (11.15%) Degree
5 47 (8.45%) Security Cleared
6 33 (5.94%) SC Cleared
7 32 (5.76%) APMP
8 19 (3.42%) ISEB
9 12 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.62%) CCNA
12 8 (1.44%) CISSP
13 7 (1.26%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.90%) MCSE
14 5 (0.90%) CISM
15 3 (0.54%) GCIA
15 3 (0.54%) GCIH
15 3 (0.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.52%) COBIT
3 10 (1.80%) COSO
4 8 (1.44%) SLA
5 7 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.54%) QA
7 3 (0.54%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.36%) BS7799
8 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.36%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.18%) P3O
9 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.72%) XenApp
4 3 (0.54%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (3.06%) MOM
2 9 (1.62%) SCCM
3 1 (0.18%) SCOM
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.18%) Netcool
3 1 (0.18%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.18%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 76 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.12%) Oracle
3 28 (5.04%) SAP
4 24 (4.32%) Cisco
5 18 (3.24%) VMware
6 13 (2.34%) Citrix
7 10 (1.80%) IBM
8 9 (1.62%) F5
9 8 (1.44%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.26%) Cognos
10 7 (1.26%) Hyperion
11 6 (1.08%) HP
11 6 (1.08%) Apple
11 6 (1.08%) Planview
12 4 (0.72%) Google
12 4 (0.72%) Lotus
12 4 (0.72%) McAfee
12 4 (0.72%) Juniper
13 3 (0.54%) Remedy
13 3 (0.54%) OpenText
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Volt
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
PMC retail
Rate: Excellent Day Rate on Offer - 6-18 Month Retail Project Manager
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
PMC retail
Rate: Excellent Day Rate on Offer - 3-6 Month Retail Project
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Rate: £500 - £525 per day + 6 months + extension
Posted: 7 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 15 days ago