The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 48 50 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 846 786 1016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.06% 3.75% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 4.66% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 571 669
Average daily rate £461 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
PRINCE2
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17419 16877 17704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.50% 80.49% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12421 12105 12118
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 195 247
Average hourly rate £22.62 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in London

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in London

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in London

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in London

PRINCE2
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 122 £475 +5.55% 40
Croydon +2 22 £500 +0.50% 2
Docklands, London +8 5 £365 -8.75%
Ealing - 4 £291 -
Feltham -6 3 £375 -14.77%
Twickenham +5 2 £390 -
Hammersmith +2 2 £406 +8.33%
Canary Wharf -6 2 £425 -5.55%
Greenwich - 2 £431 -
Hounslow - 2 £398 - 1
Hackney +1 1 £350 -22.22%
Kingston Upon Thames -6 1 £390 +21.87% 1
Bromley -7 1 £500 -47.36% 1
Westminster -7 1 £270 -36.47%
Uxbridge -12 1 - - 1
Hendon - 1 £625 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £375 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 957 (55.70%) Project Management
2 558 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
3 543 (31.61%) Finance
4 368 (21.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 349 (20.31%) PMI Certification
6 328 (19.09%) ITIL
7 280 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 253 (14.73%) MS Project
9 249 (14.49%) PMP
10 236 (13.74%) Banking
11 226 (13.15%) Security Cleared
12 195 (11.35%) Migration
12 195 (11.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 185 (10.77%) Waterfall
14 184 (10.71%) Degree
14 184 (10.71%) Microsoft
15 183 (10.65%) MS Excel
16 179 (10.42%) Change Management
17 169 (9.84%) PMI
18 162 (9.43%) Programme Management
19 153 (8.91%) SC Cleared
20 144 (8.38%) Risk Management
20 144 (8.38%) Scrum
21 134 (7.80%) MS Office
22 129 (7.51%) PRINCE
23 127 (7.39%) Business Analysis
23 127 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
24 120 (6.98%) Windows
25 116 (6.75%) Project Planning
26 110 (6.40%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.04%) CMS
3 23 (1.34%) Skype for Business
4 16 (0.93%) Confluence
5 12 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (0.70%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (0.41%) MS Project Server
8 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.35%) IIS
8 6 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.29%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
10 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.17%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.17%) K2 blackpearl
11 3 (0.17%) SAS
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 253 (14.73%) MS Project
2 183 (10.65%) MS Excel
3 134 (7.80%) MS Office
4 86 (5.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 78 (4.54%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.058%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.058%) Revit
Business Applications
1 16 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
2 11 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 9 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.52%) Sonata
4 9 (0.52%) Tercero
5 7 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.35%) SAP FI
7 5 (0.29%) Primavera
7 5 (0.29%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.29%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.29%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.23%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.23%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.23%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.26%) Office 365
2 26 (1.51%) SaaS
3 22 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (1.05%) IaaS
5 16 (0.93%) PaaS
6 11 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.52%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.23%) Force.com
9 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.12%) Yammer
11 1 (0.058%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.058%) CheetahMail
11 1 (0.058%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.058%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.058%) Taleo
11 1 (0.058%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.56%) WAN
2 41 (2.39%) LAN
3 32 (1.86%) Firewall
4 25 (1.46%) VPN
5 24 (1.40%) SAN
6 16 (0.93%) VoIP
7 13 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (0.70%) Internet
9 11 (0.64%) Intranet
9 11 (0.64%) NAS
9 11 (0.64%) Skype
10 10 (0.58%) Network Security
10 10 (0.58%) TCP/IP
10 10 (0.58%) Wireless
11 9 (0.52%) LDAP
12 8 (0.47%) DNS
12 8 (0.47%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.41%) Broadband
14 6 (0.35%) MPLS
14 6 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 41 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (0.99%) QlikView
4 14 (0.81%) Big Data
5 12 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.47%) GIS
7 8 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 8 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (0.41%) Data Mining
8 7 (0.41%) MySQL
8 7 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.35%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.23%) Power BI
11 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (2.79%) JIRA
2 11 (0.64%) HP UFT
3 9 (0.52%) Selenium
4 4 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.17%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.12%) git-flow
6 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.058%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.058%) JMeter
7 1 (0.058%) MSI
7 1 (0.058%) Subversion
General
1 543 (31.61%) Finance
2 236 (13.74%) Banking
3 107 (6.23%) Law
4 91 (5.30%) Investment Banking
5 83 (4.83%) Legal
6 72 (4.19%) Retail
7 61 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 42 (2.44%) Marketing
9 40 (2.33%) Front Office
9 40 (2.33%) Publishing
10 27 (1.57%) Advertising
11 26 (1.51%) Back Office
12 25 (1.46%) Billing
13 23 (1.34%) Financial Institution
13 23 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.05%) Local Government
15 14 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
16 10 (0.58%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.52%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.35%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 980 (57.04%) Project Manager
2 199 (11.58%) Analyst
3 120 (6.98%) IT Manager
4 112 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 110 (6.40%) Senior Manager
6 107 (6.23%) Programme Manager
7 105 (6.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 102 (5.94%) Senior Project Manager
9 99 (5.76%) IT Project Manager
10 95 (5.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 74 (4.31%) Technical Manager
12 67 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 62 (3.61%) Technical Project Manager
14 53 (3.08%) Architect
14 53 (3.08%) Digital Project Manager
15 43 (2.50%) Migration Manager
16 42 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
17 39 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
18 38 (2.21%) Service Manager
19 37 (2.15%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (1.92%) .NET
2 29 (1.69%) Web Services
3 21 (1.22%) HTML
4 15 (0.87%) CSS
5 12 (0.70%) XML
6 9 (0.52%) ASP.NET
6 9 (0.52%) MSMQ
7 8 (0.47%) Middleware
7 8 (0.47%) SOAP
8 7 (0.41%) REST
9 5 (0.29%) HTML5
9 5 (0.29%) JMS
9 5 (0.29%) jQuery
9 5 (0.29%) Visualforce
10 4 (0.23%) XHTML
11 3 (0.17%) Ajax
11 3 (0.17%) CGI
11 3 (0.17%) JSON
11 3 (0.17%) SailPoint
11 3 (0.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 169 (9.84%) PMI
2 127 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (5.47%) Data Centre
4 59 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 48 (2.79%) NHS
6 29 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 24 (1.40%) User Experience
8 23 (1.34%) Derivative
9 21 (1.22%) Equities
10 15 (0.87%) Market Risk
11 13 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (0.70%) Fixed Income
12 12 (0.70%) FMCG
12 12 (0.70%) Mainframe
13 11 (0.64%) Learning Management System
14 10 (0.58%) Credit Risk
15 9 (0.52%) Hedge funds
16 8 (0.47%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.47%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 120 (6.98%) Windows
2 48 (2.79%) Windows Server
3 42 (2.44%) Linux
4 21 (1.22%) Solaris
5 17 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 17 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (0.93%) Unix
7 10 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.41%) pSOS
10 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.29%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.23%) AIX
11 4 (0.23%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.058%) Android
13 1 (0.058%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 957 (55.70%) Project Management
2 558 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
3 368 (21.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 328 (19.09%) ITIL
5 195 (11.35%) Migration
6 185 (10.77%) Waterfall
7 179 (10.42%) Change Management
8 162 (9.43%) Programme Management
9 144 (8.38%) Risk Management
9 144 (8.38%) Scrum
10 129 (7.51%) PRINCE
11 127 (7.39%) Business Analysis
12 116 (6.75%) Project Planning
13 110 (6.40%) SDLC
14 89 (5.18%) Service Management
15 86 (5.01%) Change Control
16 73 (4.25%) ITIL V3
17 72 (4.19%) People Management
18 71 (4.13%) Service Delivery
19 68 (3.96%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 67 (3.90%) SQL
2 24 (1.40%) Java
3 23 (1.34%) C
4 19 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 12 (0.70%) Shell Script
6 9 (0.52%) C#
6 9 (0.52%) Python
7 7 (0.41%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.35%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.29%) Apex Code
10 4 (0.23%) Korn
10 4 (0.23%) PHP
10 4 (0.23%) VB
11 3 (0.17%) C++
11 3 (0.17%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.12%) ABAP
12 2 (0.12%) VBScript
13 1 (0.058%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.058%) Uniface
13 1 (0.058%) VBA
Qualifications
1 349 (20.31%) PMI Certification
2 280 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 249 (14.49%) PMP
4 226 (13.15%) Security Cleared
5 195 (11.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 184 (10.71%) Degree
7 153 (8.91%) SC Cleared
8 75 (4.37%) ISEB
9 72 (4.19%) DV Cleared
10 52 (3.03%) APMP
11 32 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (1.51%) MBCS
13 16 (0.93%) CISSP
13 16 (0.93%) ISTQB
14 13 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (0.58%) CITP
16 9 (0.52%) MCP
17 8 (0.47%) CCNA
17 8 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
17 8 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.20%) QA
2 25 (1.46%) Data Quality
3 22 (1.28%) PMBOK
4 20 (1.16%) MiFID
4 20 (1.16%) SEPA
5 14 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 14 (0.81%) SLA
6 12 (0.70%) P3O
7 10 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
7 10 (0.58%) EMIR
8 9 (0.52%) COBIT
8 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.35%) ISO22301
9 6 (0.35%) JSP 440
10 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.23%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.23%) FATCA
11 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.23%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.23%) UCITS
System Software
1 33 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 33 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.47%) vSphere
3 6 (0.35%) NFS
3 6 (0.35%) Samba
4 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.23%) KVM
5 4 (0.23%) XenApp
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.12%) Firmware
7 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.12%) XenServer
8 1 (0.058%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.058%) Squid
8 1 (0.058%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.058%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (0.70%) SCCM
2 4 (0.23%) Ansible
2 4 (0.23%) BladeLogic
2 4 (0.23%) Nagios
2 4 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (0.23%) Puppet
3 3 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.12%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.058%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.058%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.058%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.058%) QRadar
5 1 (0.058%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.058%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 184 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 87 (5.06%) Oracle
3 62 (3.61%) SAP
4 49 (2.85%) Cisco
5 48 (2.79%) VMware
6 24 (1.40%) NetApp
7 20 (1.16%) Citrix
8 19 (1.11%) Informatica
9 17 (0.99%) Cognos
9 17 (0.99%) Google
10 16 (0.93%) IBM
10 16 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (0.81%) CheckPoint
11 14 (0.81%) EMC
12 13 (0.76%) HP
12 13 (0.76%) Teradata
13 11 (0.64%) Sybase
14 10 (0.58%) Rally
15 9 (0.52%) Red Hat
15 9 (0.52%) Remedy
London
Connectus
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitve + Market Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £520 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ConSol Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £620 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Talent Analytix
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Jenrick IT
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)
Salary: c.£50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
KDR Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £550 per day + likely extension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £45000 - £54000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £70,000 - £80,000 per year 12 month FTC
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - 520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
PMC retail
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day 3-6 month contract excellent day rate on off
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Rate: £50,000
Posted: 9 days ago