The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 254 266 215
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -51
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 448 379 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.75% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 4.04% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 261 308
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £25.00 £16.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £33.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.91%
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10154 9384 8450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.11% 18.65% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6152 5396 4705
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 386 436
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +34 187 £425 +4.61% 33
South East -44 83 £438 +9.37% 16
South West +11 40 £375 -13.79% 4
Yorkshire -2 33 £400 +8.84% 9
North West -14 30 £450 +50.00% 7
West Midlands +10 29 £420 +40.00% 6
East of England -9 24 £400 -3.03% 9
East Midlands -2 13 £325 -7.14% 7
North East -19 8 £413 +8.55% 2
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 794 (96.59%) PRINCE2
2 421 (51.22%) Project Management
3 295 (35.89%) Finance
4 234 (28.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 134 (16.30%) ITIL
6 101 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 80 (9.73%) MS Project
8 80 (9.73%) Banking
9 77 (9.37%) PRINCE
10 76 (9.25%) Risk Management
11 74 (9.00%) Migration
12 63 (7.66%) Data Centre
13 60 (7.30%) Telecoms
14 59 (7.18%) PMI Certification
15 58 (7.06%) Degree
16 57 (6.93%) Change Management
17 56 (6.81%) Retail
18 50 (6.08%) Oracle
19 49 (5.96%) MS Office
19 49 (5.96%) Project Planning
19 49 (5.96%) Supplier Management
20 47 (5.72%) Security Cleared
21 46 (5.60%) SAP
21 46 (5.60%) MS Excel
22 45 (5.47%) PMP
23 44 (5.35%) Scrum
24 43 (5.23%) Programme Management
25 42 (5.11%) ISEB
26 40 (4.87%) Waterfall

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.61%) Lync
3 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.36%) Drupal
4 3 (0.36%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.24%) CMS
5 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.24%) WordPress
6 1 (0.12%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.12%) TPMS
6 1 (0.12%) SAS
6 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.12%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.12%) IIS
Applications
1 80 (9.73%) MS Project
2 49 (5.96%) MS Office
3 46 (5.60%) MS Excel
4 22 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.31%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.24%) Aareon QL
4 2 (0.24%) OPENHousing
4 2 (0.24%) MIS ActiveH
4 2 (0.24%) GoldMine
4 2 (0.24%) Academy Housing
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.24%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.24%) Primavera
4 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.12%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.07%) SaaS
2 15 (1.82%) Office 365
3 3 (0.36%) PaaS
4 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Trello
5 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.28%) WAN
2 26 (3.16%) Firewall
3 23 (2.80%) LAN
4 18 (2.19%) MPLS
5 13 (1.58%) BGP
5 13 (1.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (1.46%) VoIP
7 11 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (1.09%) SAN
9 8 (0.97%) Unified Communications
10 7 (0.85%) Network Security
11 5 (0.61%) DWDM
11 5 (0.61%) Intranet
11 5 (0.61%) DNS
11 5 (0.61%) HTTP
11 5 (0.61%) DHCP
12 4 (0.49%) RIP
12 4 (0.49%) EIGRP
12 4 (0.49%) OSPF
12 4 (0.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (0.24%) MySQL
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.24%) EDMS
6 2 (0.24%) Big Data
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (0.12%) QlikView
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.12%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (0.49%) JIRA
1 4 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.24%) Selenium
3 1 (0.12%) TestNG
3 1 (0.12%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.12%) JMeter
3 1 (0.12%) Maven
3 1 (0.12%) JUnit
General
1 295 (35.89%) Finance
2 80 (9.73%) Banking
3 60 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 56 (6.81%) Retail
5 25 (3.04%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.80%) Law
7 19 (2.31%) Marketing
8 18 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 17 (2.07%) Legal
10 15 (1.82%) Local Government
11 12 (1.46%) Automotive
12 10 (1.22%) Billing
13 8 (0.97%) German Language
14 7 (0.85%) Electronics
15 6 (0.73%) Back Office
15 6 (0.73%) Advertising
16 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.61%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.61%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 553 (67.27%) Project Manager
2 53 (6.45%) Analyst
3 49 (5.96%) Infrastructure Manager
4 46 (5.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 36 (4.38%) IT Project Manager
6 33 (4.01%) Senior Manager
7 31 (3.77%) Programme Manager
8 30 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 29 (3.53%) Technical Manager
10 28 (3.41%) Test Manager
10 28 (3.41%) Technical Project Manager
10 28 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
11 26 (3.16%) Business Analyst
12 20 (2.43%) Service Manager
13 19 (2.31%) Consultant
14 18 (2.19%) Agile Project Manager
15 17 (2.07%) Project Officer
16 15 (1.82%) Business Manager
16 15 (1.82%) PMO Analyst
17 14 (1.70%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.09%) .NET
2 6 (0.73%) Web Services
3 5 (0.61%) XML
4 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.36%) HTML
6 2 (0.24%) CSS
6 2 (0.24%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.12%) XMPP
7 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.12%) WCF
7 1 (0.12%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (0.12%) jQuery
7 1 (0.12%) HTML5
7 1 (0.12%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.12%) CSS3
7 1 (0.12%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.12%) SOAP
7 1 (0.12%) XSLT
7 1 (0.12%) EDI
7 1 (0.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.66%) Data Centre
2 36 (4.38%) NHS
3 28 (3.41%) PMI
4 20 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.34%) Smart Meter
6 10 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (0.97%) User Experience
7 8 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 7 (0.85%) DTV
8 7 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.61%) Derivative
9 5 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (0.61%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.49%) Social Media
10 4 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.49%) CMDB
10 4 (0.49%) EPoS
11 3 (0.36%) Equities
11 3 (0.36%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.50%) Windows
2 17 (2.07%) Linux
3 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (1.09%) UNIX
4 9 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.49%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 794 (96.59%) PRINCE2
2 421 (51.22%) Project Management
3 234 (28.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 134 (16.30%) ITIL
5 101 (12.29%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (9.37%) PRINCE
7 76 (9.25%) Risk Management
8 74 (9.00%) Migration
9 57 (6.93%) Change Management
10 49 (5.96%) Supplier Management
10 49 (5.96%) Project Planning
11 44 (5.35%) Scrum
12 43 (5.23%) Programme Management
13 40 (4.87%) Waterfall
14 37 (4.50%) Change Control
15 35 (4.26%) Service Delivery
16 33 (4.01%) SDLC
17 31 (3.77%) CRM
17 31 (3.77%) E-Commerce
18 26 (3.16%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (4.14%) SQL
2 14 (1.70%) C
3 8 (0.97%) Java
4 3 (0.36%) PHP
4 3 (0.36%) VB
5 2 (0.24%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.12%) C#
6 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.12%) VBScript
6 1 (0.12%) ABAP
6 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (7.18%) PMI Certification
2 58 (7.06%) Degree
3 47 (5.72%) Security Cleared
4 45 (5.47%) PMP
5 42 (5.11%) ISEB
6 33 (4.01%) SC Cleared
7 28 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 20 (2.43%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.46%) ISEB Practitioner
11 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.85%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.73%) APMP
13 6 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.61%) CCIE
15 4 (0.49%) MCITP
16 3 (0.36%) CISM
16 3 (0.36%) MCTS
16 3 (0.36%) CCNP
16 3 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.92%) SLA
2 22 (2.68%) QA
3 7 (0.85%) P3O
3 7 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.49%) MiFID
4 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.36%) COBIT
5 3 (0.36%) EMIR
5 3 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.12%) GAMP
7 1 (0.12%) GxP
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.24%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (1.09%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (0.36%) SCOM
3 3 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 85 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 50 (6.08%) Oracle
3 46 (5.60%) SAP
4 36 (4.38%) Cisco
5 28 (3.41%) VMware
6 20 (2.43%) CheckPoint
7 17 (2.07%) HP
8 11 (1.34%) F5
9 10 (1.22%) Citrix
10 9 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.97%) Juniper
11 8 (0.97%) IBM
12 7 (0.85%) McAfee
12 7 (0.85%) Intel
13 6 (0.73%) NetApp
13 6 (0.73%) BT
13 6 (0.73%) Cognos
14 5 (0.61%) Cerner
14 5 (0.61%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
England
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450.00 - £486.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago