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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 269 211 188
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -23
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 383 495 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.98% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.93% 5.04% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 326 295
Average daily rate
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£411 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £556 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 13
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.00 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £50.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -20.27%
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
9754 9827 7988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.30% 19.54% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5608 5665 4295
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 492 444
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -24 143 £450 +5.88% 28
South East -49 68 £403 +10.27% 28
North West -6 49 £400 -5.88% 9
West Midlands +2 38 £388 +11.99% 9
South West -30 34 £423 +11.92% 3
East of England +16 20 £400 -5.88% 7
Yorkshire -24 17 £370 -4.51% 4
East Midlands -2 10 £365 -14.11% 4
North East -2 3 £296 - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 761 (96.82%) PRINCE2
2 386 (49.11%) Project Management
3 245 (31.17%) Finance
4 228 (29.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 119 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (12.72%) ITIL
7 87 (11.07%) MS Project
8 83 (10.56%) PRINCE
8 83 (10.56%) Retail
9 81 (10.31%) Banking
10 72 (9.16%) Change Management
11 71 (9.03%) Migration
12 70 (8.91%) Microsoft
13 68 (8.65%) PMI Certification
14 63 (8.02%) Risk Management
15 61 (7.76%) PMP
16 50 (6.36%) Degree
17 48 (6.11%) Scrum
18 47 (5.98%) MS Office
19 46 (5.85%) MS Excel
19 46 (5.85%) Security Cleared
19 46 (5.85%) Waterfall
20 45 (5.73%) Supplier Management
21 44 (5.60%) Programme Management
22 43 (5.47%) Cisco
23 42 (5.34%) NHS
23 42 (5.34%) SharePoint
24 39 (4.96%) Project Planning
25 38 (4.83%) SAP
25 38 (4.83%) WAN

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (0.64%) Confluence
2 5 (0.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.51%) Lync
4 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.25%) CMS
5 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.13%) WordPress
6 1 (0.13%) Drupal
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 87 (11.07%) MS Project
2 47 (5.98%) MS Office
3 46 (5.85%) MS Excel
4 21 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 14 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.51%) Oracle HRMS
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.25%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.25%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.13%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.13%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.13%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.27%) Office 365
2 8 (1.02%) SaaS
3 3 (0.38%) PaaS
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.13%) Yammer
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 38 (4.83%) WAN
2 30 (3.82%) LAN
3 23 (2.93%) Firewall
4 11 (1.40%) SAN
4 11 (1.40%) VoIP
5 10 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (1.27%) Unified Communications
6 8 (1.02%) Intranet
6 8 (1.02%) Internet
7 7 (0.89%) MPLS
7 7 (0.89%) BGP
7 7 (0.89%) Wireless
8 6 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.64%) WLAN
10 4 (0.51%) HTTP
10 4 (0.51%) VPN
10 4 (0.51%) Network Security
11 3 (0.38%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.38%) PBX
12 2 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (0.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.76%) Big Data
4 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.38%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.25%) EDMS
5 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.25%) QlikView
6 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.13%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.13%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.13%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 245 (31.17%) Finance
2 83 (10.56%) Retail
3 81 (10.31%) Banking
4 35 (4.45%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.69%) Retail Banking
6 28 (3.56%) Legal
7 23 (2.93%) Local Government
8 18 (2.29%) Manufacturing
9 16 (2.04%) Marketing
10 13 (1.65%) Law
11 11 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 11 (1.40%) Advertising
11 11 (1.40%) Back Office
12 7 (0.89%) Billing
13 4 (0.51%) Automotive
13 4 (0.51%) Publishing
13 4 (0.51%) Games
14 3 (0.38%) Front Office
15 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 572 (72.77%) Project Manager
2 58 (7.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 52 (6.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 48 (6.11%) Analyst
5 40 (5.09%) IT Project Manager
6 39 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 37 (4.71%) Programme Manager
8 33 (4.20%) Business Analyst
9 29 (3.69%) Senior Manager
10 27 (3.44%) Senior Project Manager
10 27 (3.44%) Business Manager
11 22 (2.80%) Agile Project Manager
12 20 (2.54%) Coordinator
13 16 (2.04%) Project Coordinator
14 15 (1.91%) Business Project Manager
14 15 (1.91%) Test Manager
15 14 (1.78%) Change Manager
15 14 (1.78%) SAP Manager
16 13 (1.65%) Service Manager
17 12 (1.53%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.15%) .NET
2 5 (0.64%) Web Services
3 4 (0.51%) XML
4 3 (0.38%) Middleware
4 3 (0.38%) EDI
5 2 (0.25%) HTML
5 2 (0.25%) J2EE
5 2 (0.25%) Java EE
5 2 (0.25%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.25%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.13%) Mason
6 1 (0.13%) MDX
6 1 (0.13%) XMPP
6 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.34%) NHS
2 27 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.27%) PMI
6 8 (1.02%) E-Learning
7 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.76%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.64%) User Experience
9 5 (0.64%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.64%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.51%) Equities
10 4 (0.51%) Derivative
10 4 (0.51%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.51%) FMCG
11 3 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.38%) GIS
12 2 (0.25%) EPoS
12 2 (0.25%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.25%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 29 (3.69%) Windows
2 22 (2.80%) Linux
3 8 (1.02%) UNIX
4 6 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.38%) Android
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.38%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.25%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 761 (96.82%) PRINCE2
2 386 (49.11%) Project Management
3 228 (29.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 119 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (12.72%) ITIL
6 83 (10.56%) PRINCE
7 72 (9.16%) Change Management
8 71 (9.03%) Migration
9 63 (8.02%) Risk Management
10 48 (6.11%) Scrum
11 46 (5.85%) Waterfall
12 45 (5.73%) Supplier Management
13 44 (5.60%) Programme Management
14 39 (4.96%) Project Planning
15 34 (4.33%) Change Control
16 30 (3.82%) Business Analysis
17 29 (3.69%) Business Transformation
18 26 (3.31%) Service Delivery
18 26 (3.31%) CRM
19 25 (3.18%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (3.44%) SQL
2 10 (1.27%) C
2 10 (1.27%) Java
3 5 (0.64%) ABAP
4 4 (0.51%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.25%) VB
5 2 (0.25%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.13%) R
6 1 (0.13%) VBScript
6 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 68 (8.65%) PMI Certification
2 61 (7.76%) PMP
3 50 (6.36%) Degree
4 46 (5.85%) Security Cleared
5 29 (3.69%) SC Cleared
6 28 (3.56%) ISEB
7 25 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.40%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.15%) APMP
11 8 (1.02%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.51%) CISSP
13 4 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (0.38%) MCSE
14 3 (0.38%) CISA
15 2 (0.25%) CISM
15 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.33%) QA
2 13 (1.65%) P3O
3 8 (1.02%) SLA
4 7 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.25%) FATCA
5 2 (0.25%) EMIR
5 2 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.13%) COREP
6 1 (0.13%) FINREP
6 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) GAMP
System Software
1 15 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.13%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.76%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.25%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
4 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 70 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.47%) Cisco
3 38 (4.83%) SAP
4 30 (3.82%) VMware
5 29 (3.69%) Oracle
6 21 (2.67%) CheckPoint
7 19 (2.42%) HP
8 15 (1.91%) F5
8 15 (1.91%) IBM
9 13 (1.65%) Juniper
10 11 (1.40%) McAfee
11 9 (1.15%) Blue Coat
11 9 (1.15%) Citrix
12 8 (1.02%) Nokia
12 8 (1.02%) TippingPoint
12 8 (1.02%) Cyber-Ark
12 8 (1.02%) ArcSight
13 7 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.89%) JD Edwards
14 6 (0.76%) Red Hat
London
Volt
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Fieldfisher
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £330 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Posted: 8 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £50 - £53 per hour + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £36 - £53 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago