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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 240 258 216
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 422 389 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.84% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.21% 4.16% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 277 283
Average daily rate £413 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
10022 9350 8593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.24% 20.29% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6263 5473 4720
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £233 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 435 397
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 2016.

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
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 5 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 +13 157 £450 - 20
South East +10 93 £375 -3.22% 10
South West +15 34 £375 -14.28% 5
East of England +7 34 £416 -7.50% 6
North West -11 34 £400 -5.88% 9
West Midlands -2 33 £375 - 7
East Midlands -7 15 £438 +38.88% 6
Yorkshire -44 15 £366 -8.62% 3
North East -17 9 £325 -7.14% 2
Midlands -2 2 £513 +7.89%
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 778 (95.69%) PRINCE2
2 377 (46.37%) Project Management
3 249 (30.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 247 (30.38%) Finance
5 148 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
6 145 (17.84%) ITIL
7 116 (14.27%) Microsoft
8 101 (12.42%) PRINCE
9 76 (9.35%) MS Excel
9 76 (9.35%) Migration
10 75 (9.23%) Risk Management
11 71 (8.73%) MS Project
12 70 (8.61%) Change Management
12 70 (8.61%) Security Cleared
13 64 (7.87%) Banking
13 64 (7.87%) Degree
14 58 (7.13%) Telecoms
15 54 (6.64%) Retail
16 51 (6.27%) PMI Certification
17 50 (6.15%) Project Planning
17 50 (6.15%) Data Centre
18 49 (6.03%) Change Control
19 48 (5.90%) Business Analysis
20 44 (5.41%) Windows
21 43 (5.29%) Service Delivery
21 43 (5.29%) Programme Management
22 41 (5.04%) Waterfall
23 40 (4.92%) MS Office
24 39 (4.80%) PMP
24 39 (4.80%) SC Cleared

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (4.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (1.11%) WebSphere
4 8 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (0.86%) Lync
6 5 (0.62%) CMS
6 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.62%) JBoss
6 5 (0.62%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.62%) TPMS
7 4 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.37%) Confluence
8 3 (0.37%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.37%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 71 (8.73%) MS Project
3 40 (4.92%) MS Office
4 18 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (2.09%) MS Visio
6 15 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.98%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (0.98%) Sonata
1 8 (0.98%) Tercero
2 7 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.62%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.62%) SAP HCM
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.49%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.49%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
7 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.12%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.12%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.95%) Office 365
2 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.11%) SaaS
4 5 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.37%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.71%) LAN
2 19 (2.34%) WAN
3 13 (1.60%) Firewall
4 12 (1.48%) DNS
5 10 (1.23%) Internet
5 10 (1.23%) MPLS
5 10 (1.23%) NetScaler
5 10 (1.23%) SAN
6 9 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (0.98%) BGP
7 8 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.74%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.62%) HTTP
10 5 (0.62%) Intranet
11 4 (0.49%) Extranet
11 4 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.49%) VPN
12 3 (0.37%) FTP
12 3 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.34%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (0.86%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.62%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.49%) Power BI
7 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.37%) OLAP
8 3 (0.37%) QlikView
8 3 (0.37%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.25%) GIS
9 2 (0.25%) Ingres
9 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (2.71%) JIRA
2 3 (0.37%) Introscope
2 3 (0.37%) JProfiler
2 3 (0.37%) Toad
3 2 (0.25%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.12%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 247 (30.38%) Finance
2 64 (7.87%) Banking
3 58 (7.13%) Telecoms
4 54 (6.64%) Retail
5 21 (2.58%) Marketing
6 20 (2.46%) Legal
7 19 (2.34%) Law
8 18 (2.21%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.97%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.85%) Local Government
11 13 (1.60%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.35%) Publishing
13 10 (1.23%) Billing
14 8 (0.98%) Electronics
15 7 (0.86%) Advertising
16 4 (0.49%) Automotive
16 4 (0.49%) German Language
16 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.37%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 528 (64.94%) Project Manager
2 65 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 65 (8.00%) Senior Manager
3 63 (7.75%) IT Manager
4 61 (7.50%) Analyst
5 59 (7.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 55 (6.77%) IT Project Manager
6 55 (6.77%) Senior Project Manager
7 39 (4.80%) Programme Manager
8 35 (4.31%) Technical Manager
9 33 (4.06%) Applications Manager
9 33 (4.06%) Technical Project Manager
10 31 (3.81%) Applications Project Manager
11 28 (3.44%) Business Manager
12 27 (3.32%) Implementation Manager
13 25 (3.08%) Business Analyst
13 25 (3.08%) Software Project Manager
14 24 (2.95%) Banking Project Manager
15 23 (2.83%) Project Implementation Manager
16 22 (2.71%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.60%) Middleware
2 5 (0.62%) J2EE
2 5 (0.62%) Leaflet
2 5 (0.62%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (0.62%) Spring
2 5 (0.62%) Struts
3 4 (0.49%) .NET
3 4 (0.49%) XML
4 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.25%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.25%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.25%) SOAP
4 2 (0.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.12%) CSS
5 1 (0.12%) HTML
5 1 (0.12%) JDBC
5 1 (0.12%) JSON
5 1 (0.12%) ODBC
5 1 (0.12%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 33 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.69%) NHS
5 25 (3.08%) PMI
6 19 (2.34%) Smart Meter
7 12 (1.48%) Hedge funds
8 7 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 7 (0.86%) Statistics
9 6 (0.74%) Informatics
10 5 (0.62%) FMCG
11 4 (0.49%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.49%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.49%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.37%) LLPG
12 3 (0.37%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.25%) Data Extraction
13 2 (0.25%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.25%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 44 (5.41%) Windows
2 19 (2.34%) Windows Server
3 17 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (1.97%) Linux
5 12 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.23%) Unix
7 8 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.62%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.49%) AIX
11 3 (0.37%) Solaris
11 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.25%) Android
12 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.12%) MVS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (95.69%) PRINCE2
2 377 (46.37%) Project Management
3 249 (30.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 148 (18.20%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (17.84%) ITIL
6 101 (12.42%) PRINCE
7 76 (9.35%) Migration
8 75 (9.23%) Risk Management
9 70 (8.61%) Change Management
10 50 (6.15%) Project Planning
11 49 (6.03%) Change Control
12 48 (5.90%) Business Analysis
13 43 (5.29%) Programme Management
13 43 (5.29%) Service Delivery
14 41 (5.04%) Waterfall
15 38 (4.67%) Scrum
16 35 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (3.69%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (3.69%) SDLC
17 30 (3.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.20%) SQL
2 19 (2.34%) C
3 15 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 13 (1.60%) Java
5 8 (0.98%) VB
6 3 (0.37%) C++
6 3 (0.37%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.37%) VB6
7 2 (0.25%) C#
7 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.12%) ABAP
8 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 64 (7.87%) Degree
3 51 (6.27%) PMI Certification
4 39 (4.80%) PMP
4 39 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 35 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
6 34 (4.18%) ISEB
7 24 (2.95%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.11%) APMP
9 7 (0.86%) BICSI Certification
9 7 (0.86%) BICSI RCDD
9 7 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.74%) SAP Certification
11 5 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.49%) CITP
13 3 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (0.37%) MCSA
13 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.94%) QA
2 17 (2.09%) SLA
3 7 (0.86%) COBIT
3 7 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.74%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.37%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.37%) MiFID
5 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.12%) EMIR
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.23%) XenApp
3 10 (1.23%) XenDesktop
4 5 (0.62%) vSphere
5 4 (0.49%) Firmware
5 4 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.48%) SCCM
2 11 (1.35%) SCOM
3 8 (0.98%) FortiGate
4 5 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.37%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (0.37%) nmon
6 2 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.25%) DameWare
Vendors
1 116 (14.27%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.55%) Oracle
3 32 (3.94%) SAP
4 21 (2.58%) VMware
5 17 (2.09%) Cisco
5 17 (2.09%) HP
6 14 (1.72%) Citrix
6 14 (1.72%) IBM
7 11 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 11 (1.35%) Rally
8 9 (1.11%) F5
9 8 (0.98%) Avaloq
9 8 (0.98%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.62%) Symantec
12 4 (0.49%) Adobe
12 4 (0.49%) AppSense
12 4 (0.49%) Cognos
12 4 (0.49%) Murex
12 4 (0.49%) Sitecore
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Qualserv
Rate: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum To £110k + Package (To £80k Base)
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable d.o.e
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £380 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Qualserv
Rate: From £37.99 to £47.30 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago