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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 270 242 190
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -52
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 410 428 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.87% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 4.63% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 289 318
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £16.00 £17.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £31.25 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
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
9832 9243 8308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.01% 18.72% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 5274 4527
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 £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 407 457
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.68 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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 -14 170 £421 +2.12% 36
South East -62 77 £450 +12.50% 17
South West +10 42 £375 -11.76% 13
North West -8 28 £400 +33.33% 8
East of England -7 27 £385 -6.66% 12
West Midlands +15 25 £393 +22.65% 4
Yorkshire -3 24 £400 +3.22% 9
East Midlands -5 12 £325 -12.16% 5
North East -24 4 £425 -
Midlands -1 1 - - 2
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 774 (96.63%) PRINCE2
2 406 (50.69%) Project Management
3 266 (33.21%) Finance
4 216 (26.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 122 (15.23%) ITIL
6 109 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (10.86%) MS Project
8 86 (10.74%) Microsoft
9 77 (9.61%) Risk Management
10 72 (8.99%) Migration
11 71 (8.86%) PRINCE
12 68 (8.49%) Banking
13 65 (8.11%) Degree
14 61 (7.62%) Change Management
15 59 (7.37%) PMI Certification
16 58 (7.24%) SAP
17 57 (7.12%) Retail
18 56 (6.99%) MS Office
19 52 (6.49%) Telecoms
20 51 (6.37%) Oracle
20 51 (6.37%) Data Centre
21 50 (6.24%) MS Excel
21 50 (6.24%) PMP
22 49 (6.12%) Scrum
22 49 (6.12%) Project Planning
23 47 (5.87%) Security Cleared
24 46 (5.74%) Programme Management
24 46 (5.74%) Supplier Management
25 42 (5.24%) SharePoint
26 40 (4.99%) Waterfall

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.75%) Lync
3 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.37%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.37%) IBM Notes
3 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.25%) Drupal
5 1 (0.12%) WordPress
5 1 (0.12%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.12%) Confluence
5 1 (0.12%) IIS
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.12%) SAS
5 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 87 (10.86%) MS Project
2 56 (6.99%) MS Office
3 50 (6.24%) MS Excel
4 23 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.37%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.37%) GoldMine
4 3 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.37%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.25%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
5 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.25%) Aareon QL
5 2 (0.25%) OPENHousing
5 2 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.00%) Office 365
2 14 (1.75%) SaaS
3 3 (0.37%) PaaS
4 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Yammer
5 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Trello
5 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.37%) WAN
2 27 (3.37%) LAN
3 16 (2.00%) Firewall
4 10 (1.25%) SAN
4 10 (1.25%) VoIP
5 8 (1.00%) Unified Communications
6 7 (0.87%) Network Security
7 5 (0.62%) WLAN
7 5 (0.62%) HTTP
7 5 (0.62%) Intranet
8 4 (0.50%) Internet
8 4 (0.50%) MPLS
8 4 (0.50%) BGP
8 4 (0.50%) Broadband
8 4 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.50%) DNS
8 4 (0.50%) DHCP
9 3 (0.37%) RIP
9 3 (0.37%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (0.25%) MySQL
5 2 (0.25%) Big Data
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.25%) EDMS
5 2 (0.25%) QlikView
5 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.12%) MS Access
6 1 (0.12%) Ingres
6 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (0.50%) JIRA
2 3 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.12%) TestNG
4 1 (0.12%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.12%) JMeter
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) JUnit
General
1 266 (33.21%) Finance
2 68 (8.49%) Banking
3 57 (7.12%) Retail
4 52 (6.49%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.50%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.87%) Legal
7 22 (2.75%) Marketing
8 20 (2.50%) Local Government
9 14 (1.75%) Law
10 13 (1.62%) Investment Banking
11 11 (1.37%) Automotive
12 10 (1.25%) Back Office
13 8 (1.00%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.87%) Billing
14 7 (0.87%) Advertising
15 6 (0.75%) German Language
16 5 (0.62%) Electronics
17 3 (0.37%) Front Office
17 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 557 (69.54%) Project Manager
2 46 (5.74%) Infrastructure Manager
3 42 (5.24%) Analyst
3 42 (5.24%) IT Project Manager
4 41 (5.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 34 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 33 (4.12%) Programme Manager
7 31 (3.87%) Senior Manager
8 28 (3.50%) Technical Manager
9 27 (3.37%) Technical Project Manager
9 27 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
10 21 (2.62%) Service Manager
10 21 (2.62%) Business Analyst
10 21 (2.62%) Business Manager
11 20 (2.50%) Agile Project Manager
12 18 (2.25%) Change Manager
13 17 (2.12%) Project Officer
14 16 (2.00%) Business Project Manager
14 16 (2.00%) Coordinator
14 16 (2.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.37%) .NET
2 6 (0.75%) Web Services
3 5 (0.62%) XML
4 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.37%) EDI
5 3 (0.37%) HTML
6 2 (0.25%) CSS
6 2 (0.25%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.12%) XMPP
7 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.12%) MDX
7 1 (0.12%) WCF
7 1 (0.12%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (0.12%) jQuery
7 1 (0.12%) HTML5
7 1 (0.12%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.12%) CSS3
7 1 (0.12%) SOAP
7 1 (0.12%) Middleware
7 1 (0.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.37%) Data Centre
2 33 (4.12%) NHS
3 20 (2.50%) PMI
4 17 (2.12%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.12%) User Experience
7 7 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 7 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.75%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.62%) Derivative
9 5 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.50%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.50%) Social Media
10 4 (0.50%) Life Science
10 4 (0.50%) EPoS
10 4 (0.50%) GIS
10 4 (0.50%) DTV
11 3 (0.37%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.37%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.37%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.37%) Windows
2 11 (1.37%) Linux
3 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (0.87%) Windows 7
3 7 (0.87%) UNIX
3 7 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.25%) Android
6 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 774 (96.63%) PRINCE2
2 406 (50.69%) Project Management
3 216 (26.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 122 (15.23%) ITIL
5 109 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (9.61%) Risk Management
7 72 (8.99%) Migration
8 71 (8.86%) PRINCE
9 61 (7.62%) Change Management
10 49 (6.12%) Scrum
10 49 (6.12%) Project Planning
11 46 (5.74%) Programme Management
11 46 (5.74%) Supplier Management
12 40 (4.99%) Waterfall
13 39 (4.87%) Change Control
14 35 (4.37%) Service Delivery
15 30 (3.75%) E-Commerce
16 29 (3.62%) ERP
17 28 (3.50%) CRM
18 25 (3.12%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.62%) SQL
2 14 (1.75%) C
3 9 (1.12%) Java
4 3 (0.37%) VB
4 3 (0.37%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.25%) PHP
6 1 (0.12%) C#
6 1 (0.12%) ABAP
6 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.12%) XPath
6 1 (0.12%) XMLA
6 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (8.11%) Degree
2 59 (7.37%) PMI Certification
3 50 (6.24%) PMP
4 47 (5.87%) Security Cleared
5 29 (3.62%) SC Cleared
5 29 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
6 26 (3.25%) ISEB
7 19 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (2.12%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
10 7 (0.87%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.50%) CCIE
12 4 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.50%) APMP
13 3 (0.37%) CISM
13 3 (0.37%) MCSE
13 3 (0.37%) CCNP
14 2 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.50%) QA
2 23 (2.87%) SLA
3 7 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.87%) P3O
4 5 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.37%) EMIR
5 3 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.25%) MiFID
6 2 (0.25%) GxP
6 2 (0.25%) GAMP
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.37%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.25%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.25%) SCOM
2 2 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 86 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 58 (7.24%) SAP
3 51 (6.37%) Oracle
4 34 (4.24%) VMware
5 29 (3.62%) Cisco
6 13 (1.62%) HP
6 13 (1.62%) CheckPoint
7 10 (1.25%) Citrix
8 9 (1.12%) Juniper
8 9 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.00%) McAfee
9 8 (1.00%) IBM
10 7 (0.87%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.75%) Cognos
11 6 (0.75%) NetApp
12 4 (0.50%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.50%) F5
12 4 (0.50%) Blue Coat
12 4 (0.50%) Google
13 3 (0.37%) Fortinet
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