The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1869 2445 2324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.77% 4.64% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 5.72% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1293 1706 1550
Median daily rate £425 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £276 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 25 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.81 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £124.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
PRINCE2
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41317 42757 40955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.43% 81.22% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27580 28391 26049
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1057 1189 1143
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £47.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in England

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the England region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in England

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the England region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in England

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 798 £463 +8.82% 119
South East -19 323 £388 -7.73% 55
West Midlands -9 170 £400 - 48
East of England +1 119 £423 +1.80% 23
South West -11 118 £400 - 18
North West -33 110 £400 -3.03% 38
Yorkshire -16 97 £400 - 25
North East 0 70 £515 +28.75% 4
East Midlands -13 60 £420 +5.00% 12
Midlands -10 2 £525 +31.25%
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 2029 (54.78%) Project Management
2 1183 (31.94%) Finance
3 1108 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
4 947 (25.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 888 (23.97%) ITIL
6 525 (14.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 507 (13.69%) Microsoft
8 471 (12.72%) Security Cleared
9 445 (12.01%) PMI Certification
10 434 (11.72%) PMP
11 428 (11.56%) Change Management
12 416 (11.23%) MS Excel
13 403 (10.88%) MS Project
14 388 (10.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 375 (10.12%) Programme Management
16 355 (9.58%) Degree
17 334 (9.02%) Migration
18 295 (7.96%) SC Cleared
19 283 (7.64%) Data Centre
20 281 (7.59%) Business Analysis
21 270 (7.29%) Banking
22 268 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
23 267 (7.21%) Scrum
24 266 (7.18%) Waterfall
25 254 (6.86%) MS Office
26 253 (6.83%) PMI
27 233 (6.29%) Windows
28 227 (6.13%) Risk Management
29 218 (5.89%) Telecoms
30 214 (5.78%) Retail

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 184 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 39 (1.05%) MS Exchange
3 38 (1.03%) Skype for Business
4 35 (0.94%) IIS
5 28 (0.76%) Apache
5 28 (0.76%) CMS
6 22 (0.59%) MS Project Server
7 20 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 18 (0.49%) WebSphere
9 15 (0.40%) SAS
9 15 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
10 14 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.35%) Confluence
12 12 (0.32%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.27%) JBoss
13 10 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
16 5 (0.13%) IBM Notes
17 4 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 416 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 403 (10.88%) MS Project
3 254 (6.86%) MS Office
4 164 (4.43%) MS Visio
5 145 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 34 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.081%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.027%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.027%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.027%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.027%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 18 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 15 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 13 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (0.32%) Primavera
7 12 (0.32%) SAP ERP
8 10 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
9 9 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
9 9 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
10 7 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.13%) CA PPM
12 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (0.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 143 (3.86%) Office 365
2 117 (3.16%) SaaS
3 78 (2.11%) IaaS
4 75 (2.02%) PaaS
5 58 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.35%) HP Helion
9 9 (0.24%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
11 7 (0.19%) Google Apps
11 7 (0.19%) Yammer
12 5 (0.13%) Basecamp
12 5 (0.13%) Force.com
12 5 (0.13%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.11%) Trello
14 3 (0.081%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.081%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.081%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 120 (3.24%) WAN
2 113 (3.05%) LAN
3 87 (2.35%) Firewall
4 66 (1.78%) Internet
5 56 (1.51%) SAN
6 50 (1.35%) Network Security
7 49 (1.32%) DNS
7 49 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
8 40 (1.08%) MPLS
9 33 (0.89%) Wireless
10 31 (0.84%) Intranet
10 31 (0.84%) VoIP
11 29 (0.78%) Skype
11 29 (0.78%) VPN
12 26 (0.70%) TCP/IP
13 24 (0.65%) SSL
14 23 (0.62%) Extranet
14 23 (0.62%) Unified Communications
15 22 (0.59%) DHCP
16 21 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (2.46%) SQL Server
2 52 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (1.16%) NonStop SQL
4 28 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 22 (0.59%) MySQL
6 21 (0.57%) Big Data
7 15 (0.40%) GIS
8 14 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 11 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (0.27%) Hadoop
11 10 (0.27%) Oracle Database
11 10 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (0.24%) SAP HANA
12 9 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (0.19%) OLTP
13 7 (0.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 6 (0.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (1.48%) JIRA
2 7 (0.19%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.16%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.16%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.11%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.081%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 3 (0.081%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.081%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (0.081%) Selenium
5 3 (0.081%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.081%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.054%) CaliberRM
6 2 (0.054%) CasperJS
6 2 (0.054%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.054%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.054%) NUnit
6 2 (0.054%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.054%) Vagrant
General
1 1183 (31.94%) Finance
2 270 (7.29%) Banking
3 218 (5.89%) Telecoms
4 214 (5.78%) Retail
5 108 (2.92%) Legal
6 74 (2.00%) Marketing
7 68 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 65 (1.75%) Law
9 45 (1.21%) Local Government
10 41 (1.11%) Advertising
11 34 (0.92%) Billing
11 34 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 28 (0.76%) Front Office
13 25 (0.67%) Automotive
14 23 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.59%) French Language
16 21 (0.57%) Back Office
17 20 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (0.54%) Publishing
18 19 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1814 (48.97%) Project Manager
2 425 (11.47%) Analyst
3 314 (8.48%) IT Manager
4 266 (7.18%) IT Project Manager
5 257 (6.94%) Business Analyst
6 225 (6.07%) Infrastructure Manager
7 219 (5.91%) Programme Manager
8 195 (5.26%) Senior Manager
9 190 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 177 (4.78%) Senior Project Manager
11 151 (4.08%) Architect
12 125 (3.37%) Security Manager
13 105 (2.83%) Security Project Manager
14 101 (2.73%) Delivery Manager
15 96 (2.59%) Coordinator
16 91 (2.46%) Service Manager
17 90 (2.43%) Technical Manager
18 87 (2.35%) Transformation Manager
19 84 (2.27%) Business Manager
19 84 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (2.08%) Middleware
2 67 (1.81%) .NET
3 27 (0.73%) Web Services
4 20 (0.54%) HTML
5 18 (0.49%) LAMP
6 15 (0.40%) CSS
6 15 (0.40%) J2EE
7 14 (0.38%) ASP.NET
8 10 (0.27%) .NET Framework
8 10 (0.27%) XML
9 8 (0.22%) JSP
10 7 (0.19%) jQuery
11 6 (0.16%) COM
11 6 (0.16%) SAML
12 5 (0.13%) Visualforce
12 5 (0.13%) Web Services Management
12 5 (0.13%) XHTML
13 4 (0.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (0.11%) Servlets
13 4 (0.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 283 (7.64%) Data Centre
2 268 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 253 (6.83%) PMI
4 163 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 80 (2.16%) NHS
6 44 (1.19%) Virtual Team
7 42 (1.13%) User Experience
8 41 (1.11%) CESG
9 39 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
10 37 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (0.86%) Clustering
11 32 (0.86%) Computer Science
12 30 (0.81%) Smart Meter
13 26 (0.70%) PKI
14 25 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
14 25 (0.67%) Driving Licence
15 22 (0.59%) Mobile App
16 21 (0.57%) EPoS
17 20 (0.54%) Client/Server
18 17 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 233 (6.29%) Windows
2 128 (3.46%) Linux
3 88 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 47 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (1.16%) Unix
6 32 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 26 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 15 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 15 (0.40%) Solaris
11 11 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.27%) AIX
13 9 (0.24%) Android
14 8 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.22%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.16%) CentOS
16 5 (0.13%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2029 (54.78%) Project Management
2 1108 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
3 947 (25.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 888 (23.97%) ITIL
5 428 (11.56%) Change Management
6 375 (10.12%) Programme Management
7 334 (9.02%) Migration
8 281 (7.59%) Business Analysis
9 267 (7.21%) Scrum
10 266 (7.18%) Waterfall
11 227 (6.13%) Risk Management
12 210 (5.67%) Service Management
13 209 (5.64%) Project Planning
14 205 (5.53%) PRINCE
15 200 (5.40%) Service Delivery
16 198 (5.35%) SDLC
17 177 (4.78%) Change Control
18 166 (4.48%) TOGAF
19 162 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
20 156 (4.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 104 (2.81%) SQL
2 70 (1.89%) C
3 57 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 55 (1.48%) Java
5 41 (1.11%) Python
6 31 (0.84%) C#
6 31 (0.84%) C++
7 23 (0.62%) PHP
8 12 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 10 (0.27%) VB
10 7 (0.19%) Bash Shell
10 7 (0.19%) Ruby
10 7 (0.19%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.16%) Perl
11 6 (0.16%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.13%) Apex Code
12 5 (0.13%) VBA
13 4 (0.11%) R
14 3 (0.081%) ABAP
14 3 (0.081%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 525 (14.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 471 (12.72%) Security Cleared
3 445 (12.01%) PMI Certification
4 434 (11.72%) PMP
5 388 (10.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 355 (9.58%) Degree
7 295 (7.96%) SC Cleared
8 193 (5.21%) ISEB
9 155 (4.18%) APMP
10 145 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
11 143 (3.86%) DV Cleared
12 115 (3.10%) CISSP
13 66 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 63 (1.70%) BPSS Clearance
15 60 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
16 46 (1.24%) CLAS
17 42 (1.13%) MCSE
18 41 (1.11%) CISM
19 32 (0.86%) CCNA
20 26 (0.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 114 (3.08%) QA
3 56 (1.51%) SLA
4 44 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
5 26 (0.70%) COBIT
6 23 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 18 (0.49%) JSP 440
7 18 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 17 (0.46%) P3O
9 16 (0.43%) ISO 9001
10 15 (0.40%) Data Quality
10 15 (0.40%) PMBOK
11 12 (0.32%) MiFID
12 8 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 8 (0.22%) SEPA
13 6 (0.16%) FATCA
14 4 (0.11%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.081%) ISO27002
15 3 (0.081%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.054%) ISO27005
System Software
1 135 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 89 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (0.81%) vSphere
4 29 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (0.43%) XenApp
6 15 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 14 (0.38%) UAG
8 10 (0.27%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 5 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.081%) NDS
13 3 (0.081%) NetIQ eDirectory
13 3 (0.081%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.081%) Xen
14 2 (0.054%) Docker
14 2 (0.054%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (0.89%) SCCM
2 32 (0.86%) Puppet
3 19 (0.51%) SCOM
4 18 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.32%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 9 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (0.22%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.22%) IBM BigFix
7 8 (0.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (0.19%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.16%) OpenView
9 6 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (0.11%) vRealize
11 4 (0.11%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.081%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.081%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 507 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 141 (3.81%) Cisco
3 130 (3.51%) SAP
4 128 (3.46%) Oracle
5 114 (3.08%) VMware
6 67 (1.81%) Citrix
7 61 (1.65%) HP
8 50 (1.35%) CheckPoint
9 38 (1.03%) ServiceNow
10 37 (1.00%) IBM
11 33 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (0.81%) Red Hat
13 25 (0.67%) Juniper
14 24 (0.65%) Remedy
15 21 (0.57%) Symantec
16 17 (0.46%) EMC
16 17 (0.46%) Google
17 16 (0.43%) WorldPay
18 15 (0.40%) Sun
19 14 (0.38%) NetApp
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