The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 245 235 235
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 176 193 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.78% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 5.18% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 134 98
Average daily rate
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£425 £431 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.39% +7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £249 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £22.90
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +37.79%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3895 3729 3430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.36% 15.00% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2721 2422 2163
Average daily rate £425 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 89 119
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -20.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +18 34 £450 -5.26% 16
Croydon +8 22 £475 +58.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 332 (97.65%) PRINCE2
2 160 (47.06%) Project Management
3 104 (30.59%) Finance
4 73 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (12.94%) MS Project
6 44 (12.94%) MS Excel
7 43 (12.65%) Banking
8 42 (12.35%) Microsoft
9 40 (11.76%) PRINCE
10 37 (10.88%) ITIL
11 36 (10.59%) MS Office
11 36 (10.59%) Migration
12 31 (9.12%) Retail
13 28 (8.24%) ISEB
14 27 (7.94%) SharePoint
15 25 (7.35%) Scrum
16 24 (7.06%) Risk Management
16 24 (7.06%) Project Planning
16 24 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
17 23 (6.76%) Investment Banking
18 21 (6.18%) Programme Management
18 21 (6.18%) Telecoms
19 20 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 19 (5.59%) P3O
20 19 (5.59%) MS Visio
21 18 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
22 17 (5.00%) Change Management
22 17 (5.00%) Cisco

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 27 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.65%) CMS
3 7 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.47%) MS Project Server
5 4 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.59%) Lync
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
8 1 (0.29%) Drupal
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (12.94%) MS Project
1 44 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 36 (10.59%) MS Office
3 23 (6.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (5.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.88%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.59%) Summit
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.29%) Agresso
4 1 (0.29%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.29%) Endur
4 1 (0.29%) Findur
4 1 (0.29%) BASE24
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.29%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.29%) assyst
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.71%) WAN
2 11 (3.24%) LAN
2 11 (3.24%) Unified Communications
3 7 (2.06%) SAN
4 6 (1.76%) IP Telephony
5 5 (1.47%) VoIP
5 5 (1.47%) Firewall
5 5 (1.47%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (0.88%) BGP
6 3 (0.88%) MPLS
6 3 (0.88%) NAS
7 2 (0.59%) Network Security
7 2 (0.59%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.59%) HSRP
7 2 (0.59%) Multicast
7 2 (0.59%) IPsec
7 2 (0.59%) Wireless
7 2 (0.59%) OSPF
7 2 (0.59%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.59%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.18%) QlikView
3 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.18%) Big Data
3 4 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.59%) SSDT
5 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.59%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.59%) DTS
6 1 (0.29%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.88%) JIRA
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (30.59%) Finance
2 43 (12.65%) Banking
3 31 (9.12%) Retail
4 23 (6.76%) Investment Banking
5 21 (6.18%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.24%) Legal
7 7 (2.06%) Marketing
7 7 (2.06%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.76%) Law
9 5 (1.47%) Back Office
9 5 (1.47%) Advertising
10 3 (0.88%) Front Office
10 3 (0.88%) Billing
11 2 (0.59%) Local Government
11 2 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Electronics
12 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.29%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 218 (64.12%) Project Manager
2 27 (7.94%) Analyst
3 23 (6.76%) Programme Manager
4 20 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 18 (5.29%) Senior Manager
6 17 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 17 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 17 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 15 (4.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 14 (4.12%) IT Project Manager
9 12 (3.53%) Technical Manager
9 12 (3.53%) Business Manager
10 11 (3.24%) Technical Project Manager
11 10 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
12 7 (2.06%) Junior
12 7 (2.06%) Business Project Manager
12 7 (2.06%) Junior Project Manager
13 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
13 6 (1.76%) SharePoint Project Manager
13 6 (1.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.35%) .NET
2 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
2 3 (0.88%) WCF
3 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
4 1 (0.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) XML
4 1 (0.29%) J2EE
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) Middleware
4 1 (0.29%) JRules
4 1 (0.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.53%) NHS
3 6 (1.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.47%) PMI
5 3 (0.88%) Data Integration
5 3 (0.88%) Social Media
5 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.59%) SecurID
6 2 (0.59%) e-Health
6 2 (0.59%) Clustering
6 2 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.29%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.29%) EPoS
7 1 (0.29%) DTV
7 1 (0.29%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.29%) User Experience
7 1 (0.29%) FMCG
7 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.71%) Windows
2 5 (1.47%) Linux
2 5 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.18%) UNIX
4 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (97.65%) PRINCE2
2 160 (47.06%) Project Management
3 73 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (11.76%) PRINCE
6 37 (10.88%) ITIL
7 36 (10.59%) Migration
8 25 (7.35%) Scrum
9 24 (7.06%) Risk Management
9 24 (7.06%) Project Planning
10 21 (6.18%) Programme Management
11 18 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.00%) Change Management
12 17 (5.00%) CRM
13 14 (4.12%) Service Delivery
13 14 (4.12%) Business Analysis
14 12 (3.53%) Data Migration
14 12 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (3.53%) Service Management
15 11 (3.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.94%) SQL
2 6 (1.76%) Java
3 3 (0.88%) C
3 3 (0.88%) VBA
4 2 (0.59%) PHP
4 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 28 (8.24%) ISEB
2 20 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (4.12%) PMI Certification
3 14 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.24%) APMP
5 10 (2.94%) Degree
6 9 (2.65%) PMP
7 8 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.76%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (0.88%) APMG
10 3 (0.88%) AAT
10 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.59%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.59%) CIMA
11 2 (0.59%) CISSP
11 2 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.59%) CCIE
11 2 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.59%) P3O
2 12 (3.53%) QA
3 5 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.59%) COBIT
4 2 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.59%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.18%) SCOM
2 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.59%) SCCM
2 2 (0.59%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (0.59%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.00%) Cisco
3 11 (3.24%) HP
4 9 (2.65%) Oracle
5 7 (2.06%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.06%) VMware
6 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (1.76%) IBM
7 5 (1.47%) SAP
8 4 (1.18%) Nintex
8 4 (1.18%) EMC
9 3 (0.88%) Juniper
9 3 (0.88%) Avaya
10 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.59%) Avaloq
10 2 (0.59%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.59%) BMC
10 2 (0.59%) CA
10 2 (0.59%) Cognos
10 2 (0.59%) Murex
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Talent Spa
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £430 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £750 - £800 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
DP Connect
Rate: £480 - £540 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 25 days ago