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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 243 216 218
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 446 448 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.11% 5.55% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 289 261
Average daily rate
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£408 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +37.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £21.67 £20.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £44.90 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £22.90
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +37.79%
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
10855 8071 8242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.59% 17.04% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6184 4640 4343
Average daily rate £390 £380 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 482 330 549
Average hourly rate £18.02 £18.55 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% -17.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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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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 -18 176 £425 - 40
South East 0 112 £377 -8.66% 17
South West -31 34 £430 +13.90% 19
West Midlands -1 30 £388 +29.16% 5
Yorkshire -9 29 £396 -6.82% 9
North West -2 27 £400 -9.09% 9
East of England -5 23 £475 +11.76% 9
East Midlands +9 19 £288 -19.69% 9
North East -35 1 £425 +6.25% 2
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 793 (96.24%) PRINCE2
2 379 (46.00%) Project Management
3 231 (28.03%) Finance
4 182 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 131 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (14.81%) ITIL
7 111 (13.47%) MS Project
8 109 (13.23%) PRINCE
9 81 (9.83%) Microsoft
10 78 (9.47%) Telecoms
11 77 (9.34%) MS Excel
12 72 (8.74%) Migration
13 68 (8.25%) MS Office
13 68 (8.25%) Retail
14 65 (7.89%) Risk Management
15 63 (7.65%) Banking
16 62 (7.52%) PMI Certification
17 58 (7.04%) Security Cleared
18 55 (6.67%) Change Management
18 55 (6.67%) SharePoint
19 54 (6.55%) Programme Management
19 54 (6.55%) Project Planning
20 48 (5.83%) PMP
20 48 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
21 42 (5.10%) Degree
22 41 (4.98%) MS Visio
23 40 (4.85%) ISEB
23 40 (4.85%) Change Control
24 39 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
25 38 (4.61%) SC Cleared

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 55 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (1.21%) CMS
4 7 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.73%) MS Project Server
6 4 (0.49%) Drupal
6 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.36%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.24%) WordPress
8 2 (0.24%) Lync
8 2 (0.24%) Confluence
9 1 (0.12%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 111 (13.47%) MS Project
2 77 (9.34%) MS Excel
3 68 (8.25%) MS Office
4 41 (4.98%) MS Visio
5 39 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Summit
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.12%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.12%) assyst
4 1 (0.12%) Endur
4 1 (0.12%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.85%) Office 365
2 5 (0.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.12%) PaaS
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.12%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.79%) WAN
2 20 (2.43%) Firewall
3 18 (2.18%) LAN
4 12 (1.46%) VoIP
4 12 (1.46%) Unified Communications
5 11 (1.33%) MPLS
6 10 (1.21%) SAN
6 10 (1.21%) BGP
7 6 (0.73%) Intranet
7 6 (0.73%) Wireless
7 6 (0.73%) IP Telephony
7 6 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (0.61%) MVNO
8 5 (0.61%) Internet
9 4 (0.49%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (0.49%) Network Security
9 4 (0.49%) NAS
10 3 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.33%) SQL Server
1 11 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.61%) Big Data
2 5 (0.61%) QlikView
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (0.24%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.24%) MS Access
5 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.24%) SSDT
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.73%) JIRA
3 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.12%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.12%) ERwin
General
1 231 (28.03%) Finance
2 78 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 68 (8.25%) Retail
4 63 (7.65%) Banking
5 26 (3.16%) Legal
6 24 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.43%) Retail Banking
8 14 (1.70%) Marketing
9 11 (1.33%) Billing
9 11 (1.33%) Automotive
10 10 (1.21%) Law
11 8 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.97%) Local Government
12 7 (0.85%) Advertising
12 7 (0.85%) Publishing
13 6 (0.73%) Back Office
14 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.36%) Front Office
15 3 (0.36%) Electronics
16 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 526 (63.83%) Project Manager
2 78 (9.47%) Analyst
3 65 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
4 61 (7.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 49 (5.95%) Business Analyst
6 48 (5.83%) Programme Manager
7 46 (5.58%) IT Project Manager
8 45 (5.46%) Senior Manager
9 39 (4.73%) Senior Project Manager
9 39 (4.73%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 23 (2.79%) Technical Manager
11 22 (2.67%) Technical Project Manager
12 20 (2.43%) Business Manager
12 20 (2.43%) Agile Project Manager
13 18 (2.18%) Test Manager
14 17 (2.06%) Coordinator
15 16 (1.94%) PMO Analyst
16 15 (1.82%) Junior Project Manager
16 15 (1.82%) Project Coordinator
16 15 (1.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.33%) Middleware
1 11 (1.33%) .NET
2 5 (0.61%) Web Services
3 3 (0.36%) WCF
3 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.24%) HTML
4 2 (0.24%) J2EE
4 2 (0.24%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.12%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.12%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.12%) Java EE
5 1 (0.12%) JRules
5 1 (0.12%) CSS
5 1 (0.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.37%) NHS
3 18 (2.18%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.06%) PMI
5 12 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 8 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 7 (0.85%) Smart Meter
8 6 (0.73%) EPoS
8 6 (0.73%) FMCG
9 4 (0.49%) User Experience
10 3 (0.36%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.36%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.36%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.36%) Statistics
11 2 (0.24%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.24%) DTV
11 2 (0.24%) SecurID
11 2 (0.24%) e-Health
11 2 (0.24%) CCTV
11 2 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.28%) Windows
2 20 (2.43%) Linux
3 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.73%) UNIX
5 6 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.36%) Android
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (96.24%) PRINCE2
2 379 (46.00%) Project Management
3 182 (22.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 131 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (14.81%) ITIL
6 109 (13.23%) PRINCE
7 72 (8.74%) Migration
8 65 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 55 (6.67%) Change Management
10 54 (6.55%) Programme Management
10 54 (6.55%) Project Planning
11 40 (4.85%) Change Control
12 38 (4.61%) Scrum
13 35 (4.25%) Service Delivery
14 33 (4.00%) Service Management
14 33 (4.00%) Waterfall
15 32 (3.88%) CRM
15 32 (3.88%) Business Analysis
16 29 (3.52%) Supplier Management
16 29 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.06%) SQL
2 12 (1.46%) C
3 9 (1.09%) Java
4 5 (0.61%) PHP
5 3 (0.36%) VBA
6 2 (0.24%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (7.52%) PMI Certification
2 58 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 48 (5.83%) PMP
4 42 (5.10%) Degree
5 40 (4.85%) ISEB
6 38 (4.61%) SC Cleared
7 24 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 21 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.70%) APMP
10 5 (0.61%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (0.61%) CISSP
11 4 (0.49%) CCNP
11 4 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.49%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.36%) APMG
12 3 (0.36%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.76%) QA
2 20 (2.43%) P3O
3 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.49%) SLA
5 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) FATCA
7 1 (0.12%) COREP
7 1 (0.12%) FINREP
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.24%) VMware Server
3 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.24%) XenApp
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) Firmware
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.73%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.49%) SCOM
4 3 (0.36%) SCCM
5 2 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 81 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.25%) Cisco
3 27 (3.28%) Oracle
3 27 (3.28%) SAP
4 24 (2.91%) HP
5 17 (2.06%) CheckPoint
6 16 (1.94%) VMware
7 10 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.21%) F5
8 9 (1.09%) IBM
9 8 (0.97%) Business Objects
10 7 (0.85%) Juniper
11 6 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.73%) Citrix
11 6 (0.73%) Cognos
11 6 (0.73%) Google
12 5 (0.61%) EMC
13 4 (0.49%) Avaya
13 4 (0.49%) Cadence
13 4 (0.49%) Remedy
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £170 day rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £900-£1000 p/d (Negotionable for exceptional candidates)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
DP Connect
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £175.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + NEG
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago