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 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
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 249 208 164
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -44
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 384 449 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 1.00% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.58% 5.11% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 280 293
Average daily rate
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£410 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 14
Average hourly rate £43.00 £31.25 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.60% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.59 £25.04 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.53 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+56.36% -19.70%
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
10725 8790 7432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 23.19% 19.56% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6363 4795 4034
Average daily rate £400 £380 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 416 445
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 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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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 -24 134 £450 +4.04% 51
South East -39 78 £390 -8.23% 20
Yorkshire +19 42 £400 -2.43% 4
North West -18 36 £413 -1.78% 17
South West -23 33 £425 +2.40% 10
East of England +15 25 £413 - 9
West Midlands -1 19 £377 +10.30% 14
East Midlands -10 10 £330 -9.40% 12
North East +12 5 £296 - 1
South Coast - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 800 (96.62%) PRINCE2
2 390 (47.10%) Project Management
3 247 (29.83%) Finance
4 226 (27.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 146 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (13.41%) ITIL
7 101 (12.20%) MS Project
8 91 (10.99%) PRINCE
9 79 (9.54%) Banking
10 76 (9.18%) Retail
11 75 (9.06%) Microsoft
12 73 (8.82%) Migration
13 71 (8.57%) Change Management
14 70 (8.45%) PMI Certification
15 61 (7.37%) PMP
16 60 (7.25%) Risk Management
17 57 (6.88%) MS Office
18 56 (6.76%) MS Excel
19 53 (6.40%) Telecoms
19 53 (6.40%) Waterfall
20 50 (6.04%) Degree
20 50 (6.04%) Security Cleared
21 49 (5.92%) Programme Management
22 47 (5.68%) Scrum
23 45 (5.43%) ISEB
24 44 (5.31%) Supplier Management
25 43 (5.19%) QA
25 43 (5.19%) Project Planning
25 43 (5.19%) SharePoint
26 40 (4.83%) Cisco

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 43 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (0.72%) MS Project Server
4 5 (0.60%) Confluence
4 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.48%) CMS
6 3 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.12%) IIS
8 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.12%) Drupal
8 1 (0.12%) WordPress
8 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 101 (12.20%) MS Project
2 57 (6.88%) MS Office
3 56 (6.76%) MS Excel
4 21 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle HRMS
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.24%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.12%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.12%) Endur
5 1 (0.12%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.72%) SaaS
2 3 (0.36%) Office 365
3 1 (0.12%) Yammer
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.74%) WAN
2 28 (3.38%) Firewall
3 26 (3.14%) LAN
4 13 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (1.33%) SAN
5 11 (1.33%) BGP
6 10 (1.21%) MPLS
6 10 (1.21%) Unified Communications
7 9 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (1.09%) VoIP
8 8 (0.97%) Wireless
9 7 (0.85%) Intranet
9 7 (0.85%) Internet
10 4 (0.48%) WLAN
10 4 (0.48%) VPN
10 4 (0.48%) Network Security
11 3 (0.36%) MVNO
11 3 (0.36%) NAS
11 3 (0.36%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.24%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (0.72%) Big Data
4 4 (0.48%) QlikView
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (0.36%) SAP BI
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.24%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.24%) SSDT
6 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.24%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.24%) EDMS
6 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.12%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.12%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (1.09%) JIRA
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 247 (29.83%) Finance
2 79 (9.54%) Banking
3 76 (9.18%) Retail
4 53 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 37 (4.47%) Legal
6 29 (3.50%) Retail Banking
7 20 (2.42%) Local Government
8 17 (2.05%) Investment Banking
9 16 (1.93%) Marketing
10 12 (1.45%) Law
11 10 (1.21%) Billing
11 10 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.09%) Advertising
12 9 (1.09%) Publishing
12 9 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.09%) Back Office
13 4 (0.48%) Front Office
13 4 (0.48%) Automotive
14 3 (0.36%) Games
15 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 579 (69.93%) Project Manager
2 62 (7.49%) Analyst
3 49 (5.92%) Infrastructure Manager
4 46 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 45 (5.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 45 (5.43%) Business Analyst
6 40 (4.83%) Programme Manager
7 39 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 36 (4.35%) Senior Manager
9 31 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
10 26 (3.14%) Agile Project Manager
11 24 (2.90%) Business Manager
12 23 (2.78%) Coordinator
12 23 (2.78%) Test Manager
13 21 (2.54%) Project Coordinator
14 16 (1.93%) Junior Project Manager
14 16 (1.93%) Junior
15 15 (1.81%) Change Manager
16 14 (1.69%) Service Manager
17 13 (1.57%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.09%) .NET
2 5 (0.60%) Web Services
2 5 (0.60%) Middleware
3 3 (0.36%) EDI
4 2 (0.24%) HTML
4 2 (0.24%) XML
4 2 (0.24%) J2EE
4 2 (0.24%) Java EE
4 2 (0.24%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.24%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.12%) MDX
5 1 (0.12%) Mason
5 1 (0.12%) JRules
5 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.47%) NHS
3 18 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.21%) PMI
6 9 (1.09%) Smart Meter
7 8 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (0.97%) E-Learning
8 6 (0.72%) User Experience
9 4 (0.48%) GIS
9 4 (0.48%) Derivative
9 4 (0.48%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.36%) FMCG
10 3 (0.36%) Statistics
10 3 (0.36%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.36%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.36%) Equities
10 3 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.36%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (2.78%) Linux
2 22 (2.66%) Windows
3 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (0.97%) UNIX
5 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.36%) Android
6 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.36%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.24%) Solaris
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 800 (96.62%) PRINCE2
2 390 (47.10%) Project Management
3 226 (27.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 146 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (13.41%) ITIL
6 91 (10.99%) PRINCE
7 73 (8.82%) Migration
8 71 (8.57%) Change Management
9 60 (7.25%) Risk Management
10 53 (6.40%) Waterfall
11 49 (5.92%) Programme Management
12 47 (5.68%) Scrum
13 44 (5.31%) Supplier Management
14 43 (5.19%) Project Planning
15 40 (4.83%) Change Control
16 36 (4.35%) Business Analysis
17 31 (3.74%) E-Commerce
18 28 (3.38%) Business Transformation
19 27 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (3.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.90%) SQL
2 14 (1.69%) C
3 12 (1.45%) Java
4 5 (0.60%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.48%) ABAP
6 3 (0.36%) PHP
7 2 (0.24%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.24%) VB
8 1 (0.12%) R
8 1 (0.12%) VBScript
8 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 70 (8.45%) PMI Certification
2 61 (7.37%) PMP
3 50 (6.04%) Degree
3 50 (6.04%) Security Cleared
4 45 (5.43%) ISEB
5 31 (3.74%) SC Cleared
6 24 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (1.93%) VCP4
7 16 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.69%) APMP
9 8 (0.97%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (0.97%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.48%) CISSP
12 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.36%) MCSE
13 3 (0.36%) CIMA
13 3 (0.36%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.19%) QA
2 20 (2.42%) P3O
3 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.48%) SLA
5 3 (0.36%) FATCA
6 2 (0.24%) COREP
6 2 (0.24%) FINREP
6 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
6 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) GAMP
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) GxP
7 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (1.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.09%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.48%) SCCM
4 3 (0.36%) SCOM
5 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 75 (9.06%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.83%) Cisco
3 39 (4.71%) SAP
4 25 (3.02%) Oracle
5 23 (2.78%) VMware
6 22 (2.66%) CheckPoint
7 21 (2.54%) HP
8 16 (1.93%) F5
9 12 (1.45%) IBM
10 10 (1.21%) Juniper
11 9 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.85%) JD Edwards
12 7 (0.85%) Citrix
12 7 (0.85%) Business Objects
12 7 (0.85%) McAfee
12 7 (0.85%) Blue Coat
13 6 (0.72%) Google
13 6 (0.72%) TippingPoint
13 6 (0.72%) ArcSight
13 6 (0.72%) Cyber-Ark
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £625 - £630 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Connectus
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Barclay Anderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ICP Search
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day Rate Negotiable depending upon experience
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
CK Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £240 - £260 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £465.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago