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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 256 226 204
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 420 431 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.90% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.93% 5.27% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 282 279
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £245 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £23.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +31.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £21.37 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £44.90 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £23.95
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +31.75%
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
10690 8183 9140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.05% 17.08% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6077 4745 4859
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 341 525
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.68 £22.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -17.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 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
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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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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 -23 157 £420 -2.77% 42
South East +5 119 £388 -6.62% 25
South West -29 36 £418 +11.46% 17
West Midlands -4 30 £331 -12.54% 10
East of England -10 28 £475 +17.28% 11
East Midlands +14 21 £310 -8.82% 4
North West -28 17 £413 +65.00% 8
Yorkshire -18 13 £405 +4.51% 13
North East -44 2 £380 -15.55% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 826 (97.52%) PRINCE2
2 381 (44.98%) Project Management
3 237 (27.98%) Finance
4 188 (22.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 136 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (15.47%) ITIL
7 119 (14.05%) MS Project
8 102 (12.04%) Microsoft
9 98 (11.57%) PRINCE
10 85 (10.04%) MS Excel
11 74 (8.74%) Security Cleared
12 73 (8.62%) Risk Management
12 73 (8.62%) Telecoms
13 68 (8.03%) MS Office
14 66 (7.79%) SharePoint
14 66 (7.79%) Migration
15 64 (7.56%) PMI Certification
16 59 (6.97%) Programme Management
17 58 (6.85%) Banking
18 57 (6.73%) Retail
19 55 (6.49%) Project Planning
20 54 (6.38%) SC Cleared
21 47 (5.55%) Change Management
21 47 (5.55%) MS Visio
21 47 (5.55%) MS PowerPoint
22 45 (5.31%) Degree
22 45 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
23 44 (5.19%) Change Control
23 44 (5.19%) Windows
23 44 (5.19%) PMP

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 66 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.53%) CMS
2 13 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (1.18%) MS Project Server
4 7 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.59%) Drupal
6 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.47%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.35%) Lync
8 2 (0.24%) WordPress
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.12%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.12%) FileNet
9 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.12%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 119 (14.05%) MS Project
2 85 (10.04%) MS Excel
3 68 (8.03%) MS Office
4 47 (5.55%) MS Visio
4 47 (5.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.35%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.35%) Summit
3 3 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.24%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) assyst
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.24%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) BASE24
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Agresso
5 1 (0.12%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.12%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.94%) Office 365
2 5 (0.59%) SaaS
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.60%) WAN
2 17 (2.01%) LAN
3 15 (1.77%) Firewall
4 14 (1.65%) Unified Communications
5 12 (1.42%) SAN
6 8 (0.94%) VoIP
6 8 (0.94%) MPLS
7 7 (0.83%) BGP
8 6 (0.71%) Wireless
8 6 (0.71%) IP Telephony
8 6 (0.71%) NAS
9 5 (0.59%) MVNO
9 5 (0.59%) Cisco IPT
9 5 (0.59%) Intranet
10 4 (0.47%) Internet
10 4 (0.47%) Network Security
10 4 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.06%) MS Access
4 6 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.47%) QlikView
5 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.35%) Big Data
6 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.35%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.24%) DTS
7 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.24%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.24%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.24%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.35%) JIRA
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.12%) Toad
4 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
4 1 (0.12%) Introscope
4 1 (0.12%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.12%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.12%) JProfiler
General
1 237 (27.98%) Finance
2 73 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 58 (6.85%) Banking
4 57 (6.73%) Retail
5 27 (3.19%) Legal
6 26 (3.07%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.77%) Marketing
8 14 (1.65%) Automotive
9 12 (1.42%) Law
10 9 (1.06%) Back Office
11 8 (0.94%) Local Government
11 8 (0.94%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.94%) Publishing
12 7 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.71%) Front Office
13 6 (0.71%) Billing
13 6 (0.71%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.35%) Electronics
15 3 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 543 (64.11%) Project Manager
2 85 (10.04%) Analyst
3 69 (8.15%) Infrastructure Manager
4 66 (7.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 53 (6.26%) Programme Manager
6 49 (5.79%) Business Analyst
7 47 (5.55%) IT Project Manager
8 44 (5.19%) Senior Manager
9 39 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
10 38 (4.49%) Technical Manager
11 37 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 36 (4.25%) Technical Project Manager
13 20 (2.36%) Business Manager
14 19 (2.24%) Coordinator
15 18 (2.13%) PMO Analyst
15 18 (2.13%) Agile Project Manager
16 16 (1.89%) Test Manager
17 15 (1.77%) Project Coordinator
18 14 (1.65%) Junior Project Manager
18 14 (1.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.30%) Web Services
2 10 (1.18%) Middleware
3 9 (1.06%) .NET
4 6 (0.71%) XML
5 5 (0.59%) HTML
5 5 (0.59%) JSP
6 4 (0.47%) Struts
6 4 (0.47%) CSS
6 4 (0.47%) Swing
6 4 (0.47%) Spring
7 3 (0.35%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.35%) WCF
8 2 (0.24%) J2EE
8 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.12%) JRules
9 1 (0.12%) ODBC
9 1 (0.12%) EJB
9 1 (0.12%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.66%) NHS
3 23 (2.72%) PMI
4 18 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 8 (0.94%) Clustering
7 7 (0.83%) GIS
8 6 (0.71%) AS400
8 6 (0.71%) EPoS
8 6 (0.71%) FMCG
8 6 (0.71%) iSeries
8 6 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.59%) CMDB
9 5 (0.59%) Smart Meter
9 5 (0.59%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.47%) CCTV
10 4 (0.47%) Derivative
11 3 (0.35%) Social Network
11 3 (0.35%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (5.19%) Windows
2 20 (2.36%) Windows 7
3 15 (1.77%) Linux
4 12 (1.42%) UNIX
5 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.24%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (97.52%) PRINCE2
2 381 (44.98%) Project Management
3 188 (22.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 136 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (15.47%) ITIL
6 98 (11.57%) PRINCE
7 73 (8.62%) Risk Management
8 66 (7.79%) Migration
9 59 (6.97%) Programme Management
10 55 (6.49%) Project Planning
11 47 (5.55%) Change Management
12 44 (5.19%) Change Control
13 41 (4.84%) Service Management
14 39 (4.60%) Scrum
15 33 (3.90%) Service Delivery
16 31 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (3.66%) Business Analysis
17 30 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
18 28 (3.31%) E-Commerce
19 27 (3.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.36%) SQL
2 16 (1.89%) Java
3 14 (1.65%) C
4 6 (0.71%) PHP
5 4 (0.47%) VBA
6 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.24%) C#
7 1 (0.12%) C++
7 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.12%) VB
7 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (8.74%) Security Cleared
2 64 (7.56%) PMI Certification
3 54 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 45 (5.31%) Degree
5 44 (5.19%) PMP
6 32 (3.78%) ISEB
7 24 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.83%) APMP
10 6 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.47%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.35%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.35%) CIMA
12 3 (0.35%) CISSP
12 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.90%) QA
2 17 (2.01%) P3O
3 9 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.59%) SLA
6 4 (0.47%) EMIR
6 4 (0.47%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 2 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) FATCA
8 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.12%) Basel II
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.12%) MiFID
8 1 (0.12%) COREP
8 1 (0.12%) FINREP
System Software
1 13 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.47%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.24%) XenApp
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.12%) Firmware
6 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.47%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.47%) SCOM
3 2 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (0.24%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.12%) nmon
Vendors
1 102 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.72%) SAP
3 29 (3.42%) Cisco
4 28 (3.31%) Oracle
5 20 (2.36%) VMware
6 18 (2.13%) HP
7 15 (1.77%) IBM
8 13 (1.53%) Citrix
9 10 (1.18%) CheckPoint
10 8 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.94%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.59%) EMC
11 5 (0.59%) Remedy
11 5 (0.59%) Cognos
11 5 (0.59%) Google
12 4 (0.47%) F5
12 4 (0.47%) Nintex
12 4 (0.47%) Cadence
12 4 (0.47%) Avaya
12 4 (0.47%) Lotus
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £750.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £750 - £950 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
DP Connect
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
People Source
Rate: £270 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £465 - £564 per day
Posted: 7 days ago