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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1912 2546 2378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.83% 4.93% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 6.17% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1336 1829 1583
Median daily rate £438 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 21 26
Median hourly rate £22.35 £27.50 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.72% +31.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.87 £18.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £155.00 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +10.00%
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
41428 41257 37860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.98% 79.94% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27601 27254 23966
Median daily rate £450 £420 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1077 1095
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -30 762 £500 +17.64% 139
South East -15 335 £420 - 75
North West +1 199 £413 +3.12% 41
West Midlands -13 149 £400 +3.22% 41
South West -16 138 £406 +1.81% 33
Yorkshire -22 112 £400 - 19
East of England +7 102 £400 -3.03% 18
East Midlands +2 68 £408 +16.50% 13
North East -52 38 £500 +15.60% 5
Midlands -3 8 £463 -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2358 (56.18%) Project Management
2 1359 (32.38%) Finance
3 1227 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
4 1045 (24.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 925 (22.04%) ITIL
6 645 (15.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 566 (13.49%) Security Cleared
8 550 (13.10%) Microsoft
9 532 (12.68%) MS Project
10 493 (11.75%) PMI Certification
11 475 (11.32%) MS Excel
12 462 (11.01%) PMP
13 453 (10.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 426 (10.15%) Change Management
15 404 (9.63%) Programme Management
16 389 (9.27%) Degree
16 389 (9.27%) SC Cleared
17 377 (8.98%) Migration
18 321 (7.65%) MS Office
19 309 (7.36%) Banking
20 306 (7.29%) Telecoms
21 296 (7.05%) Scrum
22 292 (6.96%) Business Analysis
23 291 (6.93%) Waterfall
24 282 (6.72%) PMI
25 277 (6.60%) Data Centre
26 263 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
27 259 (6.17%) Project Planning
28 245 (5.84%) Risk Management
29 238 (5.67%) Service Management

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 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 41 (0.98%) MS Exchange
3 39 (0.93%) Confluence
4 33 (0.79%) CMS
5 30 (0.71%) Skype for Business
6 27 (0.64%) MS Project Server
7 25 (0.60%) WebSphere
8 24 (0.57%) IIS
9 20 (0.48%) JBoss
10 17 (0.41%) Apache
11 16 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.31%) SAS
13 13 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.26%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.19%) CICS
16 8 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
17 5 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
17 5 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 532 (12.68%) MS Project
2 475 (11.32%) MS Excel
3 321 (7.65%) MS Office
4 193 (4.60%) MS Visio
5 158 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 31 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.071%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.048%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.024%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 50 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
4 19 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
6 15 (0.36%) SAP ERP
7 14 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 10 (0.24%) Primavera
9 8 (0.19%) CA PPM
9 8 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
11 6 (0.14%) Maximo
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
11 6 (0.14%) SAP HR
11 6 (0.14%) Summit
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
12 5 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 138 (3.29%) Office 365
2 100 (2.38%) SaaS
3 49 (1.17%) IaaS
4 48 (1.14%) PaaS
5 43 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.31%) Google Apps
9 9 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.14%) Yammer
12 5 (0.12%) Basecamp
12 5 (0.12%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.095%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.071%) Force.com
14 3 (0.071%) Google Analytics
14 3 (0.071%) Trello
15 1 (0.024%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.024%) Google App Engine
15 1 (0.024%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 130 (3.10%) WAN
2 119 (2.84%) LAN
3 91 (2.17%) Firewall
4 62 (1.48%) SAN
5 57 (1.36%) Internet
6 55 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
7 50 (1.19%) Network Security
8 46 (1.10%) DNS
9 38 (0.91%) MPLS
10 36 (0.86%) VPN
11 33 (0.79%) Wireless
12 30 (0.71%) VoIP
13 27 (0.64%) Intranet
13 27 (0.64%) LTE
14 26 (0.62%) Unified Communications
15 24 (0.57%) IP Telephony
15 24 (0.57%) Skype
15 24 (0.57%) SSL
16 20 (0.48%) TCP/IP
17 19 (0.45%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (2.29%) SQL Server
2 69 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (0.95%) NonStop SQL
4 25 (0.60%) Relational Database
5 21 (0.50%) Big Data
6 20 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 16 (0.38%) MySQL
8 15 (0.36%) DB2
8 15 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 14 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (0.29%) GIS
11 12 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 12 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.26%) MS Access
13 10 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 103 (2.45%) JIRA
2 8 (0.19%) ClearCase
2 8 (0.19%) Subversion
3 7 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.14%) StarTeam
5 5 (0.12%) Selenium
6 4 (0.095%) HP UFT
6 4 (0.095%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.095%) ProC
6 4 (0.095%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.095%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.071%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.071%) CaliberRM
7 3 (0.071%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.071%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.071%) RequisitePro
7 3 (0.071%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.048%) MSI
8 2 (0.048%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1359 (32.38%) Finance
2 309 (7.36%) Banking
3 306 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 216 (5.15%) Retail
5 116 (2.76%) Legal
6 100 (2.38%) Marketing
7 86 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 74 (1.76%) Law
9 54 (1.29%) Local Government
10 50 (1.19%) Investment Banking
11 49 (1.17%) Advertising
12 43 (1.02%) Billing
13 39 (0.93%) Automotive
14 37 (0.88%) Publishing
15 33 (0.79%) Back Office
16 30 (0.71%) Front Office
17 29 (0.69%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.50%) Electronics
18 21 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2173 (51.78%) Project Manager
2 473 (11.27%) Analyst
3 369 (8.79%) IT Manager
4 323 (7.70%) IT Project Manager
5 310 (7.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 283 (6.74%) Business Analyst
7 278 (6.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 236 (5.62%) Senior Manager
9 230 (5.48%) Programme Manager
10 209 (4.98%) Senior Project Manager
11 165 (3.93%) Architect
12 140 (3.34%) Security Manager
13 126 (3.00%) Coordinator
14 124 (2.95%) Technical Manager
15 122 (2.91%) Security Project Manager
16 110 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
17 101 (2.41%) Digital Project Manager
18 100 (2.38%) Service Manager
19 98 (2.34%) Technical Project Manager
20 96 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (1.86%) .NET
2 72 (1.72%) Middleware
3 37 (0.88%) Web Services
4 28 (0.67%) XML
5 23 (0.55%) HTML
6 22 (0.52%) ASP.NET
6 22 (0.52%) CSS
7 19 (0.45%) J2EE
8 17 (0.41%) JSP
9 13 (0.31%) LAMP
10 11 (0.26%) .NET Framework
11 10 (0.24%) Servlets
11 10 (0.24%) Struts
12 9 (0.21%) Hibernate
12 9 (0.21%) jQuery
12 9 (0.21%) XSD
13 8 (0.19%) EJB
13 8 (0.19%) JMS
13 8 (0.19%) WSDL
14 5 (0.12%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 282 (6.72%) PMI
2 277 (6.60%) Data Centre
3 263 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 158 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 94 (2.24%) NHS
6 57 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 40 (0.95%) CESG
8 38 (0.91%) Mobile App
9 37 (0.88%) Smart Meter
10 36 (0.86%) CESG CLAS
10 36 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
10 36 (0.86%) PKI
10 36 (0.86%) User Experience
11 34 (0.81%) Computer Science
12 28 (0.67%) Driving Licence
13 23 (0.55%) Cryptography
13 23 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (0.45%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.45%) FMCG
15 18 (0.43%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 236 (5.62%) Windows
2 102 (2.43%) Linux
3 79 (1.88%) Windows Server
4 51 (1.22%) Unix
5 36 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 33 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (0.52%) Windows 10
10 13 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.31%) Solaris
11 12 (0.29%) AIX
11 12 (0.29%) Android
11 12 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.29%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.17%) SUSE
14 6 (0.14%) CentOS
15 4 (0.095%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2358 (56.18%) Project Management
2 1227 (29.24%) Agile Software Development
3 1045 (24.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 925 (22.04%) ITIL
5 426 (10.15%) Change Management
6 404 (9.63%) Programme Management
7 377 (8.98%) Migration
8 296 (7.05%) Scrum
9 292 (6.96%) Business Analysis
10 291 (6.93%) Waterfall
11 259 (6.17%) Project Planning
12 245 (5.84%) Risk Management
13 238 (5.67%) Service Management
14 237 (5.65%) SDLC
15 219 (5.22%) PRINCE
16 217 (5.17%) Change Control
17 207 (4.93%) Service Delivery
18 189 (4.50%) ITIL V3
19 177 (4.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 167 (3.98%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (3.10%) SQL
2 72 (1.72%) Java
3 71 (1.69%) C
3 71 (1.69%) JavaScript
4 36 (0.86%) Python
5 33 (0.79%) C#
6 29 (0.69%) C++
7 24 (0.57%) PHP
8 14 (0.33%) VB
9 12 (0.29%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.19%) Assembly Language
10 8 (0.19%) COBOL
10 8 (0.19%) Ruby
10 8 (0.19%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.14%) R
11 6 (0.14%) VBA
12 5 (0.12%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.12%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.071%) VB6
Qualifications
1 645 (15.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 566 (13.49%) Security Cleared
3 493 (11.75%) PMI Certification
4 462 (11.01%) PMP
5 453 (10.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 389 (9.27%) Degree
6 389 (9.27%) SC Cleared
7 202 (4.81%) ISEB
8 170 (4.05%) APMP
9 131 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
10 127 (3.03%) DV Cleared
11 116 (2.76%) CISSP
12 66 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
13 55 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
13 55 (1.31%) CISM
14 46 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
15 44 (1.05%) CLAS
16 38 (0.91%) CISA
17 32 (0.76%) CCNA
18 27 (0.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 121 (2.88%) QA
3 53 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 47 (1.12%) SLA
5 41 (0.98%) COBIT
6 33 (0.79%) PMBOK
7 25 (0.60%) Data Quality
8 24 (0.57%) ISO 9001
9 23 (0.55%) PCI DSS
10 20 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 19 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 18 (0.43%) JSP 440
13 16 (0.38%) MiFID
14 15 (0.36%) P3O
14 15 (0.36%) SEPA
15 7 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
15 7 (0.17%) ISO27005
16 6 (0.14%) FATCA
16 6 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
16 6 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 119 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 85 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.50%) Hyper-V
3 21 (0.50%) XenApp
4 17 (0.41%) vSphere
5 16 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (0.33%) UAG
7 12 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.095%) NDS
10 4 (0.095%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 4 (0.095%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.095%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.095%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.071%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.048%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.048%) KVM
12 2 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (0.83%) SCCM
2 29 (0.69%) Puppet
3 23 (0.55%) SCOM
4 14 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (0.19%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (0.19%) IBM BigFix
7 8 (0.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.14%) WMI
10 5 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.095%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.095%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.095%) vRealize
11 4 (0.095%) Zenoss
12 3 (0.071%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 550 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 168 (4.00%) Oracle
3 139 (3.31%) SAP
4 138 (3.29%) Cisco
5 115 (2.74%) VMware
6 88 (2.10%) Citrix
7 72 (1.72%) HP
8 53 (1.26%) IBM
9 48 (1.14%) CheckPoint
10 40 (0.95%) ServiceNow
11 34 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 23 (0.55%) Ericsson
13 23 (0.55%) Google
13 23 (0.55%) Juniper
14 22 (0.52%) Symantec
15 21 (0.50%) BT
15 21 (0.50%) Remedy
16 18 (0.43%) EMC
16 18 (0.43%) NetApp
Shropshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Information Technology Services
Rate: £450 - 500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £750 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
24 Seven
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: Rate £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £390 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 2 days ago