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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 286 222 194
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -28
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 370 470 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.98% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.07% 5.05% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 322 279
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.75% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 12
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £43.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -37.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.00 £22.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £36.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -36.04%
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
9097 9302 7795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.78% 19.32% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5300 5496 4195
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 479 435
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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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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 -30 141 £444 +4.41% 38
South East -49 66 £435 +19.17% 23
North West -2 41 £378 -7.58% 4
West Midlands +11 36 £378 +7.85% 10
South West -15 35 £420 +11.25% 4
East of England -1 23 £400 -5.88% 9
Yorkshire -22 13 £400 +6.31% 10
East Midlands -8 9 £365 -4.57% 8
North East -4 4 £298 -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 744 (97.64%) PRINCE2
2 383 (50.26%) Project Management
3 243 (31.89%) Finance
4 230 (30.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (14.04%) ITIL
7 81 (10.63%) MS Project
8 74 (9.71%) Microsoft
9 69 (9.06%) Banking
10 68 (8.92%) Retail
10 68 (8.92%) PRINCE
10 68 (8.92%) Risk Management
11 63 (8.27%) Change Management
11 63 (8.27%) PMI Certification
12 62 (8.14%) Migration
13 61 (8.01%) PMP
14 55 (7.22%) Degree
15 53 (6.96%) Supplier Management
16 52 (6.82%) Scrum
17 49 (6.43%) MS Office
18 48 (6.30%) Programme Management
18 48 (6.30%) Waterfall
19 45 (5.91%) MS Excel
20 43 (5.64%) SAP
20 43 (5.64%) Security Cleared
21 39 (5.12%) Oracle
22 38 (4.99%) NHS
22 38 (4.99%) Data Centre
23 37 (4.86%) Telecoms
24 36 (4.72%) Cisco

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 36 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.66%) Lync
3 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.39%) Confluence
4 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.26%) CMS
5 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.26%) Drupal
5 2 (0.26%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.13%) WordPress
6 1 (0.13%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 81 (10.63%) MS Project
2 49 (6.43%) MS Office
3 45 (5.91%) MS Excel
4 21 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 18 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.26%) Magento
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.26%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.26%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.13%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.13%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.13%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.13%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.13%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.13%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.97%) Office 365
2 11 (1.44%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) PaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Yammer
5 1 (0.13%) Trello
5 1 (0.13%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.72%) WAN
2 29 (3.81%) LAN
3 16 (2.10%) Firewall
4 12 (1.57%) Unified Communications
5 11 (1.44%) SAN
6 7 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (0.92%) VoIP
6 7 (0.92%) Wireless
7 6 (0.79%) Intranet
8 5 (0.66%) WLAN
8 5 (0.66%) Internet
9 4 (0.52%) Broadband
9 4 (0.52%) Network Security
10 3 (0.39%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.39%) HTTP
10 3 (0.39%) VPN
10 3 (0.39%) MPLS
10 3 (0.39%) BGP
11 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (0.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.52%) Big Data
4 3 (0.39%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.26%) EDMS
5 2 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.26%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.26%) MySQL
5 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.13%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.13%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (0.66%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 243 (31.89%) Finance
2 69 (9.06%) Banking
3 68 (8.92%) Retail
4 37 (4.86%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.54%) Legal
6 21 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.76%) Local Government
7 17 (2.23%) Marketing
8 16 (2.10%) Retail Banking
9 15 (1.97%) Law
10 13 (1.71%) Back Office
11 10 (1.31%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.79%) Automotive
14 5 (0.66%) Billing
14 5 (0.66%) Advertising
15 4 (0.52%) Games
16 3 (0.39%) Publishing
17 2 (0.26%) Front Office
17 2 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 567 (74.41%) Project Manager
2 47 (6.17%) Infrastructure Manager
3 42 (5.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 39 (5.12%) IT Project Manager
5 35 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 33 (4.33%) Analyst
7 32 (4.20%) Programme Manager
8 27 (3.54%) Senior Manager
9 25 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
10 23 (3.02%) Agile Project Manager
11 21 (2.76%) Business Analyst
12 20 (2.62%) Test Manager
13 19 (2.49%) Technical Project Manager
13 19 (2.49%) Technical Manager
14 18 (2.36%) Business Manager
15 16 (2.10%) Coordinator
16 15 (1.97%) Consultant
17 14 (1.84%) SAP Manager
17 14 (1.84%) Change Manager
18 13 (1.71%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.92%) Web Services
2 6 (0.79%) .NET
3 4 (0.52%) XML
4 3 (0.39%) EDI
5 2 (0.26%) HTML
5 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.26%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.13%) HTML5
6 1 (0.13%) CSS3
6 1 (0.13%) XMPP
6 1 (0.13%) Mason
6 1 (0.13%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.13%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.13%) MDX
6 1 (0.13%) Java EE
6 1 (0.13%) jQuery
6 1 (0.13%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (0.13%) CSS
6 1 (0.13%) SOAP
6 1 (0.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (4.99%) NHS
1 38 (4.99%) Data Centre
2 19 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.31%) Mobile App
5 7 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (0.92%) PMI
5 7 (0.92%) E-Learning
6 6 (0.79%) User Experience
7 5 (0.66%) Derivative
7 5 (0.66%) Smart Meter
7 5 (0.66%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.52%) Equities
9 3 (0.39%) Private Cloud
9 3 (0.39%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.39%) FMCG
9 3 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.39%) GIS
10 2 (0.26%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.07%) Windows
2 13 (1.71%) Linux
3 11 (1.44%) UNIX
4 6 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.39%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.13%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 744 (97.64%) PRINCE2
2 383 (50.26%) Project Management
3 230 (30.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 114 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
5 107 (14.04%) ITIL
6 68 (8.92%) PRINCE
6 68 (8.92%) Risk Management
7 63 (8.27%) Change Management
8 62 (8.14%) Migration
9 53 (6.96%) Supplier Management
10 52 (6.82%) Scrum
11 48 (6.30%) Programme Management
11 48 (6.30%) Waterfall
12 35 (4.59%) Project Planning
13 33 (4.33%) Change Control
14 32 (4.20%) E-Commerce
15 29 (3.81%) Business Transformation
16 26 (3.41%) CRM
17 24 (3.15%) Service Delivery
17 24 (3.15%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.81%) SQL
2 11 (1.44%) C
3 10 (1.31%) Java
4 5 (0.66%) ABAP
5 4 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.26%) PHP
6 2 (0.26%) C#
6 2 (0.26%) VB
7 1 (0.13%) R
7 1 (0.13%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (8.27%) PMI Certification
2 61 (8.01%) PMP
3 55 (7.22%) Degree
4 43 (5.64%) Security Cleared
5 26 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 22 (2.89%) ISEB
6 22 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (1.44%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.44%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.52%) APMP
12 2 (0.26%) CISA
12 2 (0.26%) CISM
12 2 (0.26%) CISSP
12 2 (0.26%) MCSE
12 2 (0.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.33%) QA
2 12 (1.57%) SLA
3 7 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.79%) P3O
5 3 (0.39%) EMIR
5 3 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.26%) MiFID
6 2 (0.26%) FATCA
7 1 (0.13%) COREP
7 1 (0.13%) FINREP
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) GAMP
7 1 (0.13%) GxP
System Software
1 15 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.39%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.39%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.13%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 74 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 43 (5.64%) SAP
3 39 (5.12%) Oracle
4 36 (4.72%) Cisco
5 33 (4.33%) VMware
6 14 (1.84%) HP
7 13 (1.71%) CheckPoint
8 12 (1.57%) IBM
9 9 (1.18%) Juniper
10 8 (1.05%) Citrix
10 8 (1.05%) F5
11 7 (0.92%) McAfee
12 6 (0.79%) JD Edwards
12 6 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.79%) Blue Coat
13 5 (0.66%) Cyber-Ark
13 5 (0.66%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.66%) ArcSight
13 5 (0.66%) TippingPoint
13 5 (0.66%) Nokia
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