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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 54 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1867 2467 2483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.77% 4.93% 5.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 6.18% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1772 1684
Median daily rate £438 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 29
Median hourly rate £22.09 £27.50 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.68% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £17.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.12 £55.00 £39.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.80 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.71% +1.94%
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
40834 39914 38314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 79.72% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27442 26221 24456
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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 936 1059 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -32 695 £484 +13.82% 130
South East -9 386 £420 +1.63% 72
North West +2 207 £425 +13.33% 39
South West -16 137 £400 +3.22% 30
West Midlands -18 134 £403 +0.62% 34
East of England +3 105 £411 -8.61% 22
Yorkshire -36 94 £400 - 23
East Midlands 0 67 £400 -1.77% 17
North East -57 31 £498 +7.39% 3
Midlands 0 10 £500 - 1
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 2361 (56.52%) Project Management
2 1353 (32.39%) Finance
3 1208 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
4 1034 (24.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 864 (20.68%) ITIL
6 671 (16.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 615 (14.72%) PMI Certification
8 552 (13.22%) MS Project
9 549 (13.14%) Security Cleared
10 533 (12.76%) Microsoft
11 496 (11.87%) MS Excel
12 466 (11.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 456 (10.92%) PMP
14 423 (10.13%) Change Management
15 395 (9.46%) Degree
16 388 (9.29%) Programme Management
17 385 (9.22%) SC Cleared
18 381 (9.12%) Migration
19 309 (7.40%) MS Office
20 306 (7.33%) Banking
21 298 (7.13%) Telecoms
21 298 (7.13%) Waterfall
22 289 (6.92%) PMI
23 277 (6.63%) Scrum
24 270 (6.46%) Business Analysis
25 258 (6.18%) Data Centre
26 257 (6.15%) Project Planning
27 245 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
28 237 (5.67%) Risk Management
29 234 (5.60%) Change Control

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
1 169 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 44 (1.05%) Confluence
3 34 (0.81%) CMS
3 34 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 32 (0.77%) IIS
5 26 (0.62%) Skype for Business
6 24 (0.57%) MS Project Server
7 21 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 18 (0.43%) JBoss
9 14 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (0.26%) Apache
10 11 (0.26%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.22%) SAS
12 9 (0.22%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.19%) CICS
14 4 (0.096%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.096%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.072%) OpenStack
Applications
1 552 (13.22%) MS Project
2 496 (11.87%) MS Excel
3 309 (7.40%) MS Office
4 185 (4.43%) MS Visio
5 165 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
6 28 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.096%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.048%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.048%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.024%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 49 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
4 19 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
6 13 (0.31%) SAP ERP
7 10 (0.24%) Primavera
8 9 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
9 8 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.17%) CA PPM
10 7 (0.17%) Maximo
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.17%) SAP BPC
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle FAH
11 6 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 129 (3.09%) Office 365
2 84 (2.01%) SaaS
3 44 (1.05%) PaaS
4 42 (1.01%) IaaS
5 33 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.12%) Force.com
9 5 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 5 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.12%) Yammer
10 3 (0.072%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.072%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.072%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.048%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.048%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.024%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.024%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.024%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 134 (3.21%) WAN
2 128 (3.06%) LAN
3 90 (2.15%) Firewall
4 54 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
5 52 (1.24%) Internet
6 51 (1.22%) SAN
7 50 (1.20%) VPN
8 45 (1.08%) Network Security
9 37 (0.89%) DNS
9 37 (0.89%) MPLS
10 33 (0.79%) Wireless
11 29 (0.69%) VoIP
12 27 (0.65%) LTE
13 24 (0.57%) TCP/IP
13 24 (0.57%) Unified Communications
14 22 (0.53%) IP Telephony
15 21 (0.50%) 4G
15 21 (0.50%) Intranet
15 21 (0.50%) Skype
16 20 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 72 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (0.60%) NonStop SQL
4 24 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 21 (0.50%) Big Data
6 18 (0.43%) MySQL
7 17 (0.41%) Data Mining
7 17 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 15 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.34%) DB2
11 13 (0.31%) MS Access
11 13 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (0.31%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 111 (2.66%) JIRA
2 10 (0.24%) HP UFT
3 9 (0.22%) Selenium
3 9 (0.22%) Subversion
4 8 (0.19%) ClearCase
5 7 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.14%) StarTeam
7 4 (0.096%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.096%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.096%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.096%) LoadRunner
7 4 (0.096%) ProC
7 4 (0.096%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.096%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.072%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 3 (0.072%) CaliberRM
8 3 (0.072%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.072%) RequisitePro
8 3 (0.072%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1353 (32.39%) Finance
2 306 (7.33%) Banking
3 298 (7.13%) Telecoms
4 208 (4.98%) Retail
5 123 (2.94%) Legal
6 100 (2.39%) Marketing
7 84 (2.01%) Law
8 80 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 61 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 51 (1.22%) Local Government
11 48 (1.15%) Advertising
12 42 (1.01%) Publishing
13 38 (0.91%) Billing
14 37 (0.89%) Back Office
15 36 (0.86%) Automotive
16 30 (0.72%) Front Office
17 28 (0.67%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
19 22 (0.53%) Electronics
20 18 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2250 (53.87%) Project Manager
2 436 (10.44%) Analyst
3 384 (9.19%) IT Manager
4 335 (8.02%) IT Project Manager
5 311 (7.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 279 (6.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 259 (6.20%) Business Analyst
8 246 (5.89%) Senior Manager
9 222 (5.31%) Senior Project Manager
10 215 (5.15%) Programme Manager
11 152 (3.64%) Architect
12 132 (3.16%) Technical Manager
13 127 (3.04%) Security Manager
14 126 (3.02%) Coordinator
15 111 (2.66%) Security Project Manager
16 108 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
17 107 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
18 106 (2.54%) Business Manager
19 98 (2.35%) Digital Project Manager
20 95 (2.27%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (1.92%) .NET
2 65 (1.56%) Middleware
3 46 (1.10%) Web Services
4 33 (0.79%) XML
5 27 (0.65%) CSS
6 25 (0.60%) HTML
7 23 (0.55%) ASP.NET
8 19 (0.45%) J2EE
9 17 (0.41%) JSP
10 15 (0.36%) jQuery
11 12 (0.29%) .NET Framework
12 10 (0.24%) LAMP
12 10 (0.24%) Servlets
12 10 (0.24%) Struts
13 9 (0.22%) Hibernate
13 9 (0.22%) XSD
14 8 (0.19%) EJB
14 8 (0.19%) JMS
14 8 (0.19%) MSMQ
14 8 (0.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 289 (6.92%) PMI
2 258 (6.18%) Data Centre
3 245 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (3.81%) Management Information System
5 104 (2.49%) NHS
6 54 (1.29%) Virtual Team
7 38 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 34 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 34 (0.81%) PKI
9 33 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
10 31 (0.74%) Smart Meter
11 30 (0.72%) User Experience
12 25 (0.60%) CESG
12 25 (0.60%) Mainframe
13 24 (0.57%) Driving Licence
14 23 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
15 22 (0.53%) Cryptography
15 22 (0.53%) Learning Management System
16 21 (0.50%) CESG CLAS
17 19 (0.45%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 209 (5.00%) Windows
2 87 (2.08%) Linux
3 67 (1.60%) Windows Server
4 49 (1.17%) Unix
5 33 (0.79%) Windows 7
6 31 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 14 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.29%) AIX
13 11 (0.26%) Android
13 11 (0.26%) Solaris
13 11 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.17%) SUSE
14 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.096%) pSOS
16 3 (0.072%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2361 (56.52%) Project Management
2 1208 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 1034 (24.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 864 (20.68%) ITIL
5 423 (10.13%) Change Management
6 388 (9.29%) Programme Management
7 381 (9.12%) Migration
8 298 (7.13%) Waterfall
9 277 (6.63%) Scrum
10 270 (6.46%) Business Analysis
11 257 (6.15%) Project Planning
12 237 (5.67%) Risk Management
13 234 (5.60%) Change Control
14 233 (5.58%) SDLC
15 220 (5.27%) PRINCE
16 209 (5.00%) Service Management
17 200 (4.79%) Service Delivery
18 176 (4.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 168 (4.02%) ITIL V3
20 160 (3.83%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (3.30%) SQL
2 69 (1.65%) C
2 69 (1.65%) Java
3 63 (1.51%) JavaScript
4 36 (0.86%) Python
5 33 (0.79%) C#
6 30 (0.72%) C++
7 24 (0.57%) PHP
8 13 (0.31%) VB
9 12 (0.29%) PowerShell
10 10 (0.24%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.19%) Assembly Language
11 8 (0.19%) COBOL
12 6 (0.14%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.14%) Ruby
13 5 (0.12%) Apex Code
13 5 (0.12%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.12%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.072%) VB6
14 3 (0.072%) VBA
Qualifications
1 671 (16.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 615 (14.72%) PMI Certification
3 549 (13.14%) Security Cleared
4 466 (11.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 456 (10.92%) PMP
6 395 (9.46%) Degree
7 385 (9.22%) SC Cleared
8 183 (4.38%) ISEB
9 166 (3.97%) APMP
10 124 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
11 120 (2.87%) DV Cleared
12 95 (2.27%) CISSP
13 59 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 53 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
15 51 (1.22%) CISM
16 43 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 41 (0.98%) CISA
18 33 (0.79%) CCNA
19 30 (0.72%) CLAS
20 28 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (2.99%) QA
2 119 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 43 (1.03%) SLA
5 40 (0.96%) COBIT
6 38 (0.91%) PMBOK
7 31 (0.74%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.50%) ISO 9001
8 21 (0.50%) PCI DSS
9 20 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 18 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 17 (0.41%) MiFID
11 17 (0.41%) SEPA
12 16 (0.38%) JSP 440
13 12 (0.29%) P3O
14 10 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
15 8 (0.19%) ISO27005
16 7 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
16 7 (0.17%) UCITS
17 6 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 113 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 80 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 21 (0.50%) XenApp
5 13 (0.31%) UAG
5 13 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (0.26%) vSphere
7 9 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 9 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (0.22%) VMware ESX
8 8 (0.19%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.12%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.096%) NDS
10 4 (0.096%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 3 (0.072%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.048%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.048%) KVM
12 2 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.048%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.024%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 35 (0.84%) SCCM
2 23 (0.55%) Puppet
3 22 (0.53%) SCOM
4 10 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 8 (0.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 7 (0.17%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.17%) IBM BigFix
7 7 (0.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 6 (0.14%) WMI
9 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.096%) SCVMM
10 4 (0.096%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.096%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.072%) Cobbler
11 3 (0.072%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.048%) HP UCMDB
12 2 (0.048%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.048%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 533 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 175 (4.19%) Oracle
3 140 (3.35%) SAP
4 132 (3.16%) Cisco
5 109 (2.61%) VMware
6 85 (2.03%) Citrix
7 58 (1.39%) IBM
8 55 (1.32%) HP
9 44 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 41 (0.98%) CheckPoint
11 26 (0.62%) ServiceNow
12 25 (0.60%) BT
13 22 (0.53%) Ericsson
13 22 (0.53%) Juniper
13 22 (0.53%) Red Hat
14 21 (0.50%) Remedy
15 19 (0.45%) Google
16 17 (0.41%) Pega
17 16 (0.38%) NetApp
17 16 (0.38%) Rally
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 37 minutes ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £259.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
APM Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day UP TO £550 PER DAY
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Genium Selection Limited
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £42.73 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Genium Selection Limited
Rate: From £425 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £28 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Via Resource
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago