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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 257 209 199
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 394 480 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 1.00% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.13% 5.69% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 308 299
Average daily rate
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£400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.54 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% -17.28%
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
9543 8443 9343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.65% 17.54% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5490 4696 4904
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 437 570
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.42 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -22 163 £401 -10.33% 28
South East +1 114 £400 -8.57% 13
East of England -26 36 £413 +26.92% 4
West Midlands -10 21 £331 -5.35% 3
South West -41 20 £420 -4.54% 5
North West -31 17 £380 +46.15% 11
East Midlands -7 8 £350 +5.26% 3
Yorkshire -15 6 £368 -2.00% 6
North East -36 2 £380 -3.49% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 838 (97.90%) PRINCE2
2 385 (44.98%) Project Management
3 256 (29.91%) Finance
4 208 (24.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 138 (16.12%) ITIL
6 122 (14.25%) MS Project
7 102 (11.92%) PRINCE
8 101 (11.80%) Microsoft
9 87 (10.16%) MS Excel
10 82 (9.58%) Security Cleared
11 75 (8.76%) Risk Management
12 69 (8.06%) Retail
13 67 (7.83%) PMI Certification
14 66 (7.71%) SC Cleared
15 65 (7.59%) SharePoint
15 65 (7.59%) SAP
16 64 (7.48%) Banking
17 58 (6.78%) Migration
18 57 (6.66%) Telecoms
19 56 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
20 55 (6.43%) Programme Management
20 55 (6.43%) Degree
20 55 (6.43%) MS Office
21 54 (6.31%) Windows
22 52 (6.07%) MS Visio
23 49 (5.72%) Change Management
24 47 (5.49%) Project Planning
25 45 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
26 44 (5.14%) Scrum
27 42 (4.91%) PMP

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 65 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.29%) CMS
3 8 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.82%) Lync
4 7 (0.82%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.47%) Drupal
7 3 (0.35%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.23%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.23%) FileNet
9 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) WordPress
9 1 (0.12%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.12%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 122 (14.25%) MS Project
2 87 (10.16%) MS Excel
3 55 (6.43%) MS Office
4 52 (6.07%) MS Visio
5 45 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.35%) Summit
4 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.35%) assyst
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.23%) Endur
5 2 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.23%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 2 (0.23%) Aligne
5 2 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.23%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.23%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.23%) ZaiNet
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.82%) SaaS
2 7 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.80%) WAN
2 16 (1.87%) LAN
3 12 (1.40%) Unified Communications
4 10 (1.17%) SAN
5 8 (0.93%) Firewall
6 6 (0.70%) IP Telephony
7 5 (0.58%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (0.58%) VoIP
8 4 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.47%) Wireless
8 4 (0.47%) Internet
8 4 (0.47%) MPLS
8 4 (0.47%) NAS
9 3 (0.35%) MVNO
9 3 (0.35%) Network Security
9 3 (0.35%) FTP
10 2 (0.23%) HTTP
10 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.23%) Broadband
10 2 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (1.29%) MS Access
4 7 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.35%) QlikView
7 3 (0.35%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (0.23%) DTS
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.23%) JProfiler
2 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.23%) Toad
2 2 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.23%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.23%) Introscope
2 2 (0.23%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.12%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.12%) LSMW
3 1 (0.12%) JIRA
3 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 256 (29.91%) Finance
2 69 (8.06%) Retail
3 64 (7.48%) Banking
4 57 (6.66%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.27%) Legal
6 24 (2.80%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.87%) Back Office
8 15 (1.75%) Law
8 15 (1.75%) Marketing
9 13 (1.52%) Automotive
10 9 (1.05%) Local Government
10 9 (1.05%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.93%) Advertising
12 7 (0.82%) Front Office
13 5 (0.58%) French Language
13 5 (0.58%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 548 (64.02%) Project Manager
2 101 (11.80%) Analyst
3 76 (8.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 73 (8.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 54 (6.31%) Business Analyst
6 49 (5.72%) Senior Manager
7 47 (5.49%) Senior Project Manager
8 46 (5.37%) Programme Manager
9 45 (5.26%) Technical Manager
10 42 (4.91%) Technical Project Manager
10 42 (4.91%) IT Project Manager
11 34 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 24 (2.80%) Business Manager
13 20 (2.34%) Coordinator
14 19 (2.22%) PMO Analyst
15 17 (1.99%) Business Project Manager
16 14 (1.64%) Agile Project Manager
17 13 (1.52%) Project Coordinator
18 12 (1.40%) Project Planner
19 11 (1.29%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.64%) Web Services
2 10 (1.17%) .NET
3 9 (1.05%) Middleware
4 6 (0.70%) XML
5 5 (0.58%) HTML
5 5 (0.58%) JSP
6 4 (0.47%) Struts
6 4 (0.47%) CSS
6 4 (0.47%) Swing
6 4 (0.47%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.47%) Spring
7 3 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.35%) WCF
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.23%) J2EE
8 2 (0.23%) JDBC
8 2 (0.23%) ODBC
9 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.12%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 31 (3.62%) NHS
2 28 (3.27%) PMI
3 19 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.75%) GIS
5 12 (1.40%) CMDB
6 9 (1.05%) FMCG
6 9 (1.05%) Clustering
7 8 (0.93%) EPoS
8 7 (0.82%) iSeries
8 7 (0.82%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.70%) AS400
10 5 (0.58%) Derivative
10 5 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.47%) Social Media
11 4 (0.47%) CCTV
12 3 (0.35%) Social Network
13 2 (0.23%) Statistics
13 2 (0.23%) Informatics
13 2 (0.23%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.31%) Windows
2 28 (3.27%) Windows 7
3 16 (1.87%) UNIX
4 10 (1.17%) Linux
5 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.58%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.47%) Solaris
7 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.35%) AIX
9 2 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 838 (97.90%) PRINCE2
2 385 (44.98%) Project Management
3 208 (24.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 138 (16.12%) ITIL
5 102 (11.92%) PRINCE
6 75 (8.76%) Risk Management
7 58 (6.78%) Migration
8 56 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (6.43%) Programme Management
10 49 (5.72%) Change Management
11 47 (5.49%) Project Planning
12 44 (5.14%) Scrum
13 37 (4.32%) Business Analysis
13 37 (4.32%) Service Management
14 36 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (4.21%) Change Control
15 33 (3.86%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (3.74%) CRM
17 29 (3.39%) Service Delivery
18 26 (3.04%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.45%) SQL
2 14 (1.64%) Java
3 9 (1.05%) C
4 4 (0.47%) PHP
4 4 (0.47%) VBA
5 2 (0.23%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.23%) C#
5 2 (0.23%) C++
5 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.23%) VB
5 2 (0.23%) ABAP
6 1 (0.12%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 82 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 67 (7.83%) PMI Certification
3 66 (7.71%) SC Cleared
4 55 (6.43%) Degree
5 42 (4.91%) PMP
6 26 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (2.34%) ISEB
8 16 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.05%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.35%) MCSE
12 3 (0.35%) MBA
12 3 (0.35%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.35%) AAT
12 3 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.80%) QA
2 8 (0.93%) ISO 9001
2 8 (0.93%) P3O
3 7 (0.82%) SLA
4 6 (0.70%) EMIR
5 5 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.35%) MiFID
8 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.12%) Basel II
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 17 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (0.47%) VMware Server
4 4 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.23%) XenApp
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
6 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.35%) SCOM
3 2 (0.23%) nmon
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 101 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.59%) SAP
3 25 (2.92%) Oracle
4 23 (2.69%) Cisco
5 20 (2.34%) VMware
6 15 (1.75%) IBM
6 15 (1.75%) HP
6 15 (1.75%) Citrix
7 8 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.82%) Business Objects
9 6 (0.70%) SolarWinds
10 5 (0.58%) EMC
10 5 (0.58%) Murex
10 5 (0.58%) Remedy
11 4 (0.47%) Avaya
11 4 (0.47%) Sun
11 4 (0.47%) Cognos
11 4 (0.47%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.35%) Lotus
13 2 (0.23%) Brady
Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + neg
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Blackpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £425 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £270 - 300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £250 to £300
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £340 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
DP Connect
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Brighton
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago