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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 241 198 184
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 403 444 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 1.00% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.34% 5.34% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 289 256
Average daily rate
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£410 £410 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £386
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 10
Average hourly rate £31.75 £27.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.45% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.09 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £41.95 £55.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -23.61%
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
9291 8310 7222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 18.67% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5495 4609 3836
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 388 521
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £44.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -39 144 £425 - 41
South East -46 85 £375 -9.63% 21
Yorkshire +21 52 £400 -4.47% 11
North West -8 30 £425 +13.33% 9
East of England +11 26 £488 +18.18% 12
West Midlands +7 22 £396 +32.08% 13
South West -24 22 £400 -3.61% 7
East Midlands +7 16 £315 -10.00% 9
North East - 3 £425 - 2
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 789 (96.34%) PRINCE2
2 380 (46.40%) Project Management
3 238 (29.06%) Finance
4 214 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 137 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (14.41%) ITIL
7 107 (13.06%) MS Project
8 98 (11.97%) PRINCE
9 75 (9.16%) Retail
10 74 (9.04%) Microsoft
11 71 (8.67%) Change Management
12 70 (8.55%) Migration
13 69 (8.42%) PMI Certification
14 66 (8.06%) MS Office
15 65 (7.94%) MS Excel
15 65 (7.94%) Banking
16 61 (7.45%) Telecoms
17 59 (7.20%) PMP
18 56 (6.84%) Security Cleared
19 54 (6.59%) Risk Management
20 50 (6.11%) Waterfall
21 49 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (5.62%) Programme Management
22 46 (5.62%) SharePoint
23 45 (5.49%) Supplier Management
24 42 (5.13%) ISEB
25 41 (5.01%) Change Control
26 40 (4.88%) SC Cleared
27 39 (4.76%) Project Planning
27 39 (4.76%) Business Analysis

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (0.73%) MS Project Server
4 6 (0.73%) CMS
5 4 (0.49%) Confluence
6 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.24%) Lync
7 1 (0.12%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.12%) IIS
7 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.12%) Drupal
7 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 107 (13.06%) MS Project
2 66 (8.06%) MS Office
3 65 (7.94%) MS Excel
4 39 (4.76%) MS Visio
5 32 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.37%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.24%) SunGard GMI
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.24%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.12%) Endur
4 1 (0.12%) Findur
4 1 (0.12%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.12%) Agresso
4 1 (0.12%) assyst
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.61%) SaaS
2 4 (0.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Taleo
3 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.42%) Firewall
2 23 (2.81%) WAN
3 21 (2.56%) LAN
4 12 (1.47%) BGP
4 12 (1.47%) MPLS
4 12 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (1.22%) VoIP
5 10 (1.22%) Wireless
5 10 (1.22%) Unified Communications
6 9 (1.10%) Intranet
6 9 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (0.98%) SAN
8 7 (0.85%) Internet
9 5 (0.61%) Network Security
10 4 (0.49%) LTE
11 3 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (0.37%) VPN
11 3 (0.37%) NAS
12 2 (0.24%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.24%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (0.98%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.85%) Big Data
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (0.37%) SAP BI
4 3 (0.37%) QlikView
4 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.24%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.24%) SSDT
6 1 (0.12%) MySQL
6 1 (0.12%) DB2
6 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.12%) MS Access
6 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.12%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (0.98%) JIRA
2 3 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 238 (29.06%) Finance
2 75 (9.16%) Retail
3 65 (7.94%) Banking
4 61 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.42%) Legal
6 25 (3.05%) Retail Banking
7 15 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.34%) Automotive
8 11 (1.34%) Billing
8 11 (1.34%) Local Government
9 10 (1.22%) Marketing
9 10 (1.22%) Law
10 8 (0.98%) Back Office
10 8 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.85%) Advertising
11 7 (0.85%) Publishing
11 7 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.37%) Front Office
12 3 (0.37%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 545 (66.54%) Project Manager
2 82 (10.01%) Analyst
3 58 (7.08%) Business Analyst
4 50 (6.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 49 (5.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 43 (5.25%) Programme Manager
7 41 (5.01%) IT Project Manager
8 39 (4.76%) Senior Manager
9 33 (4.03%) Senior Project Manager
10 32 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 25 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
12 23 (2.81%) Test Manager
13 19 (2.32%) Business Manager
13 19 (2.32%) Coordinator
14 16 (1.95%) Project Coordinator
15 14 (1.71%) Junior Project Manager
15 14 (1.71%) Junior
15 14 (1.71%) Consultant
16 13 (1.59%) Service Manager
16 13 (1.59%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.10%) Middleware
2 7 (0.85%) .NET
3 5 (0.61%) Web Services
4 2 (0.24%) SAP PI
4 2 (0.24%) Java EE
4 2 (0.24%) J2EE
4 2 (0.24%) HTML
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.24%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.12%) XML
5 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.12%) CSS
5 1 (0.12%) EDI
5 1 (0.12%) JRules
5 1 (0.12%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (4.15%) NHS
3 17 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.59%) PMI
6 9 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 8 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (0.85%) E-Learning
9 5 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.61%) FMCG
10 4 (0.49%) EPoS
11 3 (0.37%) User Experience
11 3 (0.37%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.37%) Derivative
11 3 (0.37%) Statistics
11 3 (0.37%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.37%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.37%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.24%) iSeries
12 2 (0.24%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 25 (3.05%) Windows
2 21 (2.56%) Linux
3 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.85%) UNIX
5 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.37%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 789 (96.34%) PRINCE2
2 380 (46.40%) Project Management
3 214 (26.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (14.41%) ITIL
6 98 (11.97%) PRINCE
7 71 (8.67%) Change Management
8 70 (8.55%) Migration
9 54 (6.59%) Risk Management
10 50 (6.11%) Waterfall
11 46 (5.62%) Programme Management
12 45 (5.49%) Supplier Management
13 41 (5.01%) Change Control
14 39 (4.76%) Project Planning
14 39 (4.76%) Business Analysis
14 39 (4.76%) Scrum
15 36 (4.40%) E-Commerce
16 30 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (3.42%) Service Delivery
18 27 (3.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.44%) SQL
2 14 (1.71%) C
3 10 (1.22%) Java
4 4 (0.49%) ABAP
5 3 (0.37%) PHP
5 3 (0.37%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.24%) VB
6 2 (0.24%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.12%) R
7 1 (0.12%) VBScript
7 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.12%) C#
Qualifications
1 69 (8.42%) PMI Certification
2 59 (7.20%) PMP
3 56 (6.84%) Security Cleared
4 42 (5.13%) ISEB
5 40 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 38 (4.64%) Degree
7 23 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (1.83%) APMP
9 7 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (0.73%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.61%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.49%) CISSP
12 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.37%) APMG
13 3 (0.37%) CIMA
13 3 (0.37%) MCSE
13 3 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.52%) QA
2 21 (2.56%) P3O
3 4 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.49%) SLA
3 4 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.37%) FATCA
5 2 (0.24%) COBIT
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.24%) COREP
5 2 (0.24%) FINREP
6 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.24%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.10%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.49%) SCCM
4 3 (0.37%) SCOM
5 1 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 74 (9.04%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.52%) Cisco
3 28 (3.42%) SAP
4 22 (2.69%) HP
4 22 (2.69%) Oracle
5 21 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 19 (2.32%) VMware
7 15 (1.83%) F5
8 11 (1.34%) IBM
9 9 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.10%) Juniper
10 7 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.73%) Google
11 6 (0.73%) Business Objects
11 6 (0.73%) McAfee
12 5 (0.61%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (0.61%) ArcSight
12 5 (0.61%) Nokia
12 5 (0.61%) Blue Coat
12 5 (0.61%) TippingPoint
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Milton Keynes Council
Rate: £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago