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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 310 258 206
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -52
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 285 332 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.74% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.98% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 204 205
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£400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £385
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +8.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Average hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.42% +80.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £40.00 £23.95
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +67.01%
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
35314 33935 29852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.35% 75.53% 73.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22438 20877 18206
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1028 1078
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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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 -44 84 £435 +1.16% 26
South East -29 67 £401 -5.76% 12
South West +14 40 £400 -11.20% 5
North West -14 26 £325 -41.96% 9
East Midlands +6 21 £375 -31.81% 1
West Midlands +1 21 £425 +21.42% 9
Yorkshire +2 12 £413 +3.12% 2
East of England +9 10 £394 +16.66% 4
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 309 (56.49%) PRINCE2
2 292 (53.38%) Project Management
3 217 (39.67%) Finance
4 159 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
5 136 (24.86%) ITIL
6 128 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 91 (16.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 84 (15.36%) PMI Certification
9 78 (14.26%) Microsoft
10 77 (14.08%) Security Cleared
11 70 (12.80%) MS Excel
12 68 (12.43%) MS Project
13 65 (11.88%) Change Management
14 60 (10.97%) Banking
15 57 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
16 56 (10.24%) SC Cleared
16 56 (10.24%) PMP
17 52 (9.51%) Degree
17 52 (9.51%) Retail
18 45 (8.23%) Scrum
18 45 (8.23%) Programme Management
19 44 (8.04%) SAP
20 41 (7.50%) Windows
21 38 (6.95%) Risk Management
22 34 (6.22%) Service Management
22 34 (6.22%) CRM
22 34 (6.22%) PMI
22 34 (6.22%) Cisco
23 33 (6.03%) Service Delivery
23 33 (6.03%) Migration

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 23 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.47%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (1.10%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.73%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.73%) Lync
5 4 (0.73%) CMS
6 3 (0.55%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.18%) Kentico
8 1 (0.18%) IIS
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Documentum
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 70 (12.80%) MS Excel
2 68 (12.43%) MS Project
3 27 (4.94%) MS Office
4 23 (4.20%) MS Visio
5 19 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.65%) SAP BPC
2 6 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.37%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.37%) HFM
3 2 (0.37%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.37%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.38%) Office 365
2 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.66%) WAN
2 12 (2.19%) LAN
3 10 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.83%) VPN
4 9 (1.65%) Internet
5 8 (1.46%) Firewall
6 7 (1.28%) SAN
6 7 (1.28%) DNS
7 6 (1.10%) MPLS
7 6 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.10%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.91%) Wireless
8 5 (0.91%) BGP
8 5 (0.91%) Ethernet
8 5 (0.91%) SSL
8 5 (0.91%) ADSL
8 5 (0.91%) Broadband
9 4 (0.73%) PSTN
9 4 (0.73%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.83%) SQL Server
1 10 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.28%) SAP BW
3 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.55%) DTS
4 3 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.37%) DB2
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.37%) QlikView
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.37%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.37%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.37%) Big Data
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.01%) JIRA
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.18%) StarTeam
General
1 217 (39.67%) Finance
2 60 (10.97%) Banking
3 52 (9.51%) Retail
4 27 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 22 (4.02%) Legal
6 18 (3.29%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.29%) Marketing
7 17 (3.11%) Retail Banking
8 13 (2.38%) Automotive
9 9 (1.65%) Law
9 9 (1.65%) Billing
10 8 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 8 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.28%) Advertising
11 7 (1.28%) Publishing
12 6 (1.10%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.73%) Back Office
15 3 (0.55%) German Language
15 3 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 300 (54.84%) Project Manager
2 55 (10.05%) Analyst
3 32 (5.85%) Business Analyst
4 31 (5.67%) Programme Manager
4 31 (5.67%) IT Project Manager
5 28 (5.12%) Senior Manager
6 24 (4.39%) Technical Manager
7 23 (4.20%) Senior Project Manager
8 21 (3.84%) Business Manager
9 17 (3.11%) Technical Project Manager
10 15 (2.74%) Business Project Manager
10 15 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
11 14 (2.56%) Junior
11 14 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 14 (2.56%) Junior Project Manager
12 13 (2.38%) Consultant
13 12 (2.19%) Change Manager
14 11 (2.01%) Service Manager
14 11 (2.01%) Architect
15 10 (1.83%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.19%) .NET
2 6 (1.10%) Web Services
3 4 (0.73%) Middleware
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.37%) Java EE
4 2 (0.37%) XML
4 2 (0.37%) J2EE
4 2 (0.37%) CSS
4 2 (0.37%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.37%) HTML
5 1 (0.18%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.18%) EDI
5 1 (0.18%) MDX
5 1 (0.18%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.22%) PMI
3 25 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.56%) NHS
5 11 (2.01%) FMCG
6 9 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.46%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.28%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.10%) Freedom of Information
10 5 (0.91%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.91%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.73%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.73%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.73%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.55%) Equities
12 3 (0.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.50%) Windows
2 19 (3.47%) Linux
3 12 (2.19%) UNIX
4 7 (1.28%) Solaris
4 7 (1.28%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.37%) Android
8 2 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (56.49%) PRINCE2
2 292 (53.38%) Project Management
3 159 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (24.86%) ITIL
5 128 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (11.88%) Change Management
7 45 (8.23%) Scrum
7 45 (8.23%) Programme Management
8 38 (6.95%) Risk Management
9 34 (6.22%) Service Management
9 34 (6.22%) CRM
10 33 (6.03%) Service Delivery
10 33 (6.03%) Migration
11 32 (5.85%) Project Planning
12 28 (5.12%) Waterfall
13 24 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (4.02%) ERP
15 21 (3.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 21 (3.84%) Business Transformation
16 20 (3.66%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.38%) Java
2 12 (2.19%) SQL
3 7 (1.28%) PHP
3 7 (1.28%) C
4 6 (1.10%) ABAP
5 4 (0.73%) VBA
5 4 (0.73%) VB
6 3 (0.55%) Scala
7 2 (0.37%) Python
7 2 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.18%) VBScript
8 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.18%) C#
8 1 (0.18%) VB6
8 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 91 (16.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 84 (15.36%) PMI Certification
3 77 (14.08%) Security Cleared
4 56 (10.24%) SC Cleared
4 56 (10.24%) PMP
5 52 (9.51%) Degree
6 23 (4.20%) ISEB
7 22 (4.02%) DV Cleared
8 18 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (3.11%) APMP
10 13 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.83%) VCP4
12 9 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.10%) CISSP
13 6 (1.10%) CCNA
14 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.91%) CISM
15 4 (0.73%) CCNP
15 4 (0.73%) HND
16 3 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.56%) SLA
2 11 (2.01%) QA
3 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.10%) COBIT
4 6 (1.10%) P3O
5 3 (0.55%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.37%) FATCA
6 2 (0.37%) COREP
6 2 (0.37%) FINREP
7 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.18%) COSO
7 1 (0.18%) Basel II
7 1 (0.18%) TickIT
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (5.30%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.91%) vSphere
4 2 (0.37%) XenApp
4 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.18%) UAG
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (1.65%) MOM
2 3 (0.55%) SCCM
2 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.37%) OVSD
4 1 (0.18%) WMI
4 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.04%) SAP
3 34 (6.22%) Cisco
4 32 (5.85%) VMware
5 25 (4.57%) Oracle
6 14 (2.56%) HP
7 13 (2.38%) Citrix
8 11 (2.01%) Juniper
9 9 (1.65%) IBM
10 8 (1.46%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.46%) Nokia
11 5 (0.91%) EMC
11 5 (0.91%) F5
12 4 (0.73%) Business Objects
13 3 (0.55%) Sun
13 3 (0.55%) Lotus
13 3 (0.55%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.55%) Avaloq
13 3 (0.55%) Huawei
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Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Rate: Up to £15 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £45 - £54 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £650 per day
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Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £320.00 per day
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £440.00 - £540.00 per day
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Rate: £350.00 per day
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