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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 269 220 200
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -20
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 401 442 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.92% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 4.87% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 303 291
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 £255 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.89 £16.00 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £35.10 £46.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -41.86%
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
9449 9079 8041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.65% 18.96% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5616 5236 4338
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 410 459
Average hourly rate £22.20 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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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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 -31 158 £450 +11.80% 39
South East -53 71 £450 +20.00% 22
South West -18 43 £356 -8.71% 11
North West -6 32 £378 +25.83% 2
East of England +1 31 £400 -10.11% 12
West Midlands +13 28 £413 +28.90% 11
Yorkshire -11 20 £400 +9.58% 11
East Midlands -3 11 £325 -12.16% 6
North East -19 4 £425 -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 789 (97.29%) PRINCE2
2 412 (50.80%) Project Management
3 265 (32.68%) Finance
4 234 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 119 (14.67%) ITIL
6 116 (14.30%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (11.47%) MS Project
8 86 (10.60%) Microsoft
9 80 (9.86%) Risk Management
10 73 (9.00%) PRINCE
11 72 (8.88%) Banking
12 70 (8.63%) Migration
13 68 (8.38%) Degree
14 67 (8.26%) Retail
15 65 (8.01%) PMI Certification
16 61 (7.52%) PMP
17 59 (7.27%) Change Management
18 58 (7.15%) MS Office
19 54 (6.66%) SAP
20 53 (6.54%) MS Excel
21 52 (6.41%) Scrum
22 51 (6.29%) Telecoms
23 50 (6.17%) Security Cleared
24 49 (6.04%) Oracle
24 49 (6.04%) Project Planning
25 48 (5.92%) Programme Management
26 47 (5.80%) Supplier Management
27 45 (5.55%) Data Centre
28 44 (5.43%) Waterfall
29 40 (4.93%) Change Control

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 39 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.74%) Lync
3 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.37%) Confluence
3 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (0.37%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.37%) IBM Notes
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%) Exchange Server 2013
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 93 (11.47%) MS Project
2 58 (7.15%) MS Office
3 53 (6.54%) MS Excel
4 24 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (2.59%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.25%) Academy Housing
5 2 (0.25%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
5 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.25%) Magento
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.25%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.25%) GoldMine
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%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.97%) Office 365
2 15 (1.85%) SaaS
3 3 (0.37%) PaaS
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Yammer
5 1 (0.12%) IaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Trello
5 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.44%) WAN
2 29 (3.58%) LAN
3 17 (2.10%) Firewall
4 12 (1.48%) SAN
5 9 (1.11%) Unified Communications
6 8 (0.99%) VoIP
7 6 (0.74%) Network Security
8 5 (0.62%) WLAN
8 5 (0.62%) DHCP
8 5 (0.62%) HTTP
8 5 (0.62%) Intranet
8 5 (0.62%) DNS
9 4 (0.49%) Internet
9 4 (0.49%) Wireless
9 4 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.49%) VPN
9 4 (0.49%) Broadband
9 4 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.37%) MVNO
11 2 (0.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (0.25%) MySQL
4 2 (0.25%) Big Data
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.25%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.25%) SAP BI
4 2 (0.25%) EDMS
5 1 (0.12%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (0.12%) Ingres
5 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.12%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (0.74%) JIRA
2 3 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.12%) Selenium
3 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
General
1 265 (32.68%) Finance
2 72 (8.88%) Banking
3 67 (8.26%) Retail
4 51 (6.29%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.08%) Legal
6 24 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.71%) Local Government
8 19 (2.34%) Marketing
9 14 (1.73%) Law
10 13 (1.60%) Back Office
10 13 (1.60%) Retail Banking
11 12 (1.48%) Investment Banking
12 10 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (1.11%) Automotive
14 7 (0.86%) Billing
15 5 (0.62%) Advertising
16 4 (0.49%) Electronics
16 4 (0.49%) German Language
17 3 (0.37%) Front Office
18 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 580 (71.52%) Project Manager
2 46 (5.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 42 (5.18%) IT Project Manager
4 41 (5.06%) Analyst
4 41 (5.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 35 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 32 (3.95%) Programme Manager
7 29 (3.58%) Senior Manager
8 27 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
9 24 (2.96%) Technical Manager
10 23 (2.84%) Technical Project Manager
11 22 (2.71%) Business Analyst
12 20 (2.47%) Coordinator
12 20 (2.47%) Test Manager
13 19 (2.34%) Agile Project Manager
14 17 (2.10%) Project Coordinator
14 17 (2.10%) Business Manager
15 16 (1.97%) Project Officer
15 16 (1.97%) Consultant
16 14 (1.73%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.36%) .NET
2 10 (1.23%) Web Services
3 5 (0.62%) XML
4 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.37%) EDI
5 3 (0.37%) HTML
6 2 (0.25%) SAP PI
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%) Mason
7 1 (0.12%) SOAP
7 1 (0.12%) Middleware
7 1 (0.12%) XSLT
7 1 (0.12%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 45 (5.55%) Data Centre
2 38 (4.69%) NHS
3 20 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.73%) PMI
6 9 (1.11%) User Experience
7 8 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.86%) Derivative
9 6 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.62%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.62%) Equities
11 4 (0.49%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.49%) EPoS
11 4 (0.49%) Life Science
11 4 (0.49%) FMCG
11 4 (0.49%) Social Media
11 4 (0.49%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.19%) Windows
2 11 (1.36%) Linux
3 10 (1.23%) UNIX
4 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.25%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.12%) Solaris
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 789 (97.29%) PRINCE2
2 412 (50.80%) Project Management
3 234 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 119 (14.67%) ITIL
5 116 (14.30%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (9.86%) Risk Management
7 73 (9.00%) PRINCE
8 70 (8.63%) Migration
9 59 (7.27%) Change Management
10 52 (6.41%) Scrum
11 49 (6.04%) Project Planning
12 48 (5.92%) Programme Management
13 47 (5.80%) Supplier Management
14 44 (5.43%) Waterfall
15 40 (4.93%) Change Control
16 37 (4.56%) E-Commerce
17 28 (3.45%) CRM
18 27 (3.33%) ERP
18 27 (3.33%) Service Delivery
19 24 (2.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.58%) SQL
2 12 (1.48%) C
3 10 (1.23%) Java
4 4 (0.49%) VB
4 4 (0.49%) ABAP
5 3 (0.37%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.12%) C#
7 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.12%) XPath
7 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.12%) R
7 1 (0.12%) XMLA
7 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (8.38%) Degree
2 65 (8.01%) PMI Certification
3 61 (7.52%) PMP
4 50 (6.17%) Security Cleared
5 32 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 30 (3.70%) ISEB
7 23 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (2.10%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.48%) ISTQB
11 10 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.62%) APMP
14 4 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.37%) CISM
15 3 (0.37%) MCSE
16 2 (0.25%) CCIE
16 2 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.45%) QA
2 15 (1.85%) SLA
3 7 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.86%) P3O
4 3 (0.37%) EMIR
4 3 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.25%) MiFID
5 2 (0.25%) GxP
5 2 (0.25%) GAMP
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 20 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.37%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.25%) XenApp
4 2 (0.25%) vSphere
4 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) Snort
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.12%) SCCM
2 1 (0.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (10.60%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.66%) SAP
3 49 (6.04%) Oracle
4 36 (4.44%) Cisco
4 36 (4.44%) VMware
5 15 (1.85%) HP
6 13 (1.60%) CheckPoint
7 11 (1.36%) IBM
8 9 (1.11%) Citrix
8 9 (1.11%) Juniper
8 9 (1.11%) McAfee
9 8 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.86%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.62%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.62%) Blue Coat
11 5 (0.62%) F5
12 4 (0.49%) ArcSight
12 4 (0.49%) Google
12 4 (0.49%) TippingPoint
12 4 (0.49%) Symantec
Uxbridge, Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £320 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £465.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: £52 - £56 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £55 per hour + dependant on engineering experiance
Posted: 27 days ago