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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
UK / England
Rank 62 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1427 2118 2200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.45% 4.55% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 5.55% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 1475 1536
Median daily rate £425 £420 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +0.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.53 £21.66 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £50.49 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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
34140 38185 36546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.42% 82.04% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22792 25048 24013
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 842 1104 987
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -43 496 £475 +5.55% 112
South East -4 323 £425 +6.25% 60
South West -1 145 £400 +6.66% 29
North West -4 120 £385 +2.66% 25
West Midlands -10 116 £400 -3.03% 27
North East +14 76 £375 -4.76%
East of England -18 66 £430 +1.17% 26
East Midlands -23 49 £400 -2.43% 11
Yorkshire -45 33 £413 +3.12% 15
Midlands -3 4 £370 +2.06%
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 1791 (55.69%) Project Management
2 1045 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
3 1038 (32.28%) Finance
4 808 (25.12%) ITIL
5 776 (24.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 519 (16.14%) Microsoft
7 468 (14.55%) Change Management
8 447 (13.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 446 (13.87%) MS Excel
10 445 (13.84%) Security Cleared
11 402 (12.50%) PMI Certification
12 398 (12.38%) MS Project
13 389 (12.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 382 (11.88%) PMP
15 341 (10.60%) Degree
16 324 (10.07%) Programme Management
17 318 (9.89%) Migration
18 315 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
19 279 (8.68%) Risk Management
20 274 (8.52%) Data Centre
21 255 (7.93%) SC Cleared
22 243 (7.56%) Waterfall
23 242 (7.52%) Scrum
24 233 (7.25%) MS Office
25 224 (6.97%) Management Information System
26 223 (6.93%) Windows
27 217 (6.75%) PMI
28 213 (6.62%) Banking
29 211 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
30 207 (6.44%) PRINCE

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
1 200 (6.22%) SharePoint
2 32 (1.00%) WebSphere
3 31 (0.96%) Skype for Business
4 24 (0.75%) IIS
5 23 (0.72%) CMS
6 19 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 18 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (0.50%) Apache
9 15 (0.47%) MS Exchange
10 13 (0.40%) Confluence
10 13 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
11 12 (0.37%) MS Project Server
12 11 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.31%) SAS
13 10 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.22%) JBoss
15 6 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.19%) Tuxedo
16 5 (0.16%) PowerExchange
16 5 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 446 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 398 (12.38%) MS Project
3 233 (7.25%) MS Office
4 211 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 185 (5.75%) MS Visio
6 36 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.062%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.031%) Maya
9 1 (0.031%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 50 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (0.53%) Primavera
5 15 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
6 13 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.22%) CA PPM
9 7 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
10 6 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.12%) Maximo
11 4 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.12%) SAP CO
11 4 (0.12%) SAP FI
11 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 117 (3.64%) SaaS
2 106 (3.30%) IaaS
3 95 (2.95%) PaaS
4 87 (2.71%) Office 365
5 63 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.40%) HP Helion
9 6 (0.19%) Force.com
10 4 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.12%) Veeva
10 4 (0.12%) Yammer
11 3 (0.093%) G Suite
11 3 (0.093%) Mimecast
12 2 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.062%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.062%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.062%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.062%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.031%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 115 (3.58%) LAN
2 110 (3.42%) WAN
3 80 (2.49%) Firewall
4 78 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
5 50 (1.55%) Internet
6 45 (1.40%) VoIP
7 37 (1.15%) LTE
8 34 (1.06%) VoLTE
9 33 (1.03%) MPLS
10 30 (0.93%) Network Security
11 28 (0.87%) Unified Communications
12 25 (0.78%) SAN
12 25 (0.78%) Skype
13 24 (0.75%) DNS
14 23 (0.72%) Intranet
15 21 (0.65%) LDAP
16 20 (0.62%) DHCP
16 20 (0.62%) VPN
16 20 (0.62%) Wireless
17 19 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
4 31 (0.96%) Big Data
5 28 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 23 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 22 (0.68%) MongoDB
8 20 (0.62%) DB2
9 16 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (0.44%) NonStop SQL
10 14 (0.44%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (0.37%) Apache Hive
12 11 (0.34%) HBase
12 11 (0.34%) MySQL
12 11 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (0.31%) Neo4j
13 10 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (0.28%) SAP HANA
15 7 (0.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 48 (1.49%) JIRA
2 7 (0.22%) Axure RP
2 7 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (0.22%) Selenium
2 7 (0.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (0.16%) CA Gen
4 5 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.12%) Log4j
5 4 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (0.093%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.062%) CasperJS
7 2 (0.062%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.062%) NUnit
7 2 (0.062%) StarTeam
7 2 (0.062%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.062%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.031%) MSI
8 1 (0.031%) Subversion
General
1 1038 (32.28%) Finance
2 213 (6.62%) Banking
3 202 (6.28%) Telecoms
4 158 (4.91%) Retail
5 102 (3.17%) Legal
6 67 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 66 (2.05%) Marketing
8 49 (1.52%) Automotive
9 44 (1.37%) Law
10 39 (1.21%) Advertising
11 38 (1.18%) Billing
11 38 (1.18%) Investment Banking
12 33 (1.03%) Local Government
13 23 (0.72%) Front Office
14 22 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
15 21 (0.65%) French Language
16 17 (0.53%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.44%) German Language
17 14 (0.44%) Publishing
18 13 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1618 (50.31%) Project Manager
2 354 (11.01%) Analyst
3 272 (8.46%) IT Manager
4 222 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 215 (6.69%) Business Analyst
6 209 (6.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 173 (5.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 173 (5.38%) Programme Manager
8 162 (5.04%) Senior Manager
9 151 (4.70%) Senior Project Manager
10 97 (3.02%) Delivery Manager
11 96 (2.99%) Architect
11 96 (2.99%) Technical Manager
12 90 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 81 (2.52%) Service Manager
14 79 (2.46%) Technical Project Manager
15 77 (2.39%) Business Manager
16 74 (2.30%) Project Officer
17 71 (2.21%) Support Officer
18 70 (2.18%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (1.37%) .NET
2 40 (1.24%) Middleware
3 30 (0.93%) Web Services
4 16 (0.50%) XML
5 13 (0.40%) HTML
6 9 (0.28%) REST
7 8 (0.25%) J2EE
8 7 (0.22%) CSS
8 7 (0.22%) Velocity
9 6 (0.19%) AngularJS
9 6 (0.19%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.19%) LAMP
9 6 (0.19%) SAML
9 6 (0.19%) SOAP
10 5 (0.16%) COM
10 5 (0.16%) jQuery
10 5 (0.16%) Visualforce
11 4 (0.12%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.12%) AppFabric
11 4 (0.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 315 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
2 274 (8.52%) Data Centre
3 224 (6.97%) Management Information System
4 217 (6.75%) PMI
5 64 (1.99%) NHS
6 48 (1.49%) User Experience
7 45 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 41 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 29 (0.90%) Computer Science
10 26 (0.81%) Clustering
10 26 (0.81%) Driving Licence
11 24 (0.75%) Data Integration
12 21 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
13 17 (0.53%) EPoS
14 16 (0.50%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.50%) Mobile App
15 15 (0.47%) CESG
16 14 (0.44%) CESG CLAS
16 14 (0.44%) e-Learning
17 13 (0.40%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 223 (6.93%) Windows
2 143 (4.45%) Linux
3 84 (2.61%) Unix
4 58 (1.80%) Windows Server
5 47 (1.46%) AIX
6 32 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 30 (0.93%) Windows XP
8 29 (0.90%) Windows 2000
8 29 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (0.50%) Solaris
12 12 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 12 (0.37%) MVS
13 11 (0.34%) Windows 10
14 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.25%) Android
16 7 (0.22%) HPUX
16 7 (0.22%) zOS
17 5 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1791 (55.69%) Project Management
2 1045 (32.49%) Agile Software Development
3 808 (25.12%) ITIL
4 776 (24.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 468 (14.55%) Change Management
6 324 (10.07%) Programme Management
7 318 (9.89%) Migration
8 279 (8.68%) Risk Management
9 243 (7.56%) Waterfall
10 242 (7.52%) Scrum
11 207 (6.44%) PRINCE
12 191 (5.94%) Service Management
13 190 (5.91%) Business Analysis
14 181 (5.63%) Change Control
15 178 (5.53%) Project Planning
16 163 (5.07%) SDLC
17 160 (4.98%) ITIL V3
18 150 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
18 150 (4.66%) Service Delivery
19 128 (3.98%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 91 (2.83%) SQL
2 85 (2.64%) C
3 55 (1.71%) Java
4 21 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 16 (0.50%) Python
6 15 (0.47%) C#
7 11 (0.34%) Perl
8 10 (0.31%) C++
9 7 (0.22%) Ruby
10 6 (0.19%) PowerShell
11 5 (0.16%) ABAP
11 5 (0.16%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.12%) PHP
12 4 (0.12%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.12%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.12%) VB
13 3 (0.093%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.062%) COBOL
15 1 (0.031%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.031%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 447 (13.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 445 (13.84%) Security Cleared
3 402 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 389 (12.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 382 (11.88%) PMP
6 341 (10.60%) Degree
7 255 (7.93%) SC Cleared
8 149 (4.63%) APMP
9 144 (4.48%) DV Cleared
10 140 (4.35%) ISEB
11 102 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
12 60 (1.87%) CISSP
13 49 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
13 49 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
14 47 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (0.96%) MCSE
16 29 (0.90%) CCNA
17 28 (0.87%) CISA
18 22 (0.68%) CISM
18 22 (0.68%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (3.70%) QA
2 58 (1.80%) SLA
3 52 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 30 (0.93%) P3O
6 26 (0.81%) JSP 440
6 26 (0.81%) PMBOK
7 23 (0.72%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.65%) PCI DSS
9 17 (0.53%) COBIT
10 13 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 9 (0.28%) MiFID
12 5 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.093%) GDPR
14 3 (0.093%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 3 (0.093%) ISO27002
15 2 (0.062%) GxP
15 2 (0.062%) SEPA
16 1 (0.031%) GMP
System Software
1 101 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 65 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.53%) vSphere
4 15 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (0.19%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.16%) KVM
8 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.093%) Snort
9 3 (0.093%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.093%) XenApp
10 2 (0.062%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.062%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.062%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 2 (0.062%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.062%) Xen
10 2 (0.062%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.031%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (0.84%) SCCM
2 13 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.34%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.22%) Puppet
5 6 (0.19%) OpenView
5 6 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.12%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.062%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.062%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.062%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.062%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.062%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.062%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.062%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.062%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.062%) WMI
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 519 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 138 (4.29%) Oracle
3 136 (4.23%) Cisco
4 103 (3.20%) SAP
5 82 (2.55%) VMware
6 54 (1.68%) Remedy
7 47 (1.46%) ServiceNow
8 45 (1.40%) CheckPoint
9 41 (1.27%) Citrix
10 37 (1.15%) Ericsson
11 33 (1.03%) IBM
11 33 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
12 28 (0.87%) Red Hat
13 23 (0.72%) HP
14 20 (0.62%) Juniper
15 18 (0.56%) Splunk
16 17 (0.53%) CA
17 15 (0.47%) Google
18 14 (0.44%) WorldPay
19 13 (0.40%) Informatica
South East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East London
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
Talent International
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Omni RMS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180.00 - £210.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
NCC Group
Posted: 6 days ago