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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 47 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 962 945 1020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.06% 3.90% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 4.93% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 692 684
Average daily rate
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£425 £434 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.13 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.59% -28.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.99 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £21.20 £51.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.73%
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
18940 19187 19819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.17% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13551 13366 13861
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 220 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 September 2015. 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 +5 186 £425 -2.29% 53
Croydon -16 12 £475 -5.09% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £362 - 2
Docklands, London -1 11 £450 -33.33%
Canary Wharf -9 9 £400 -13.51%
Hounslow +7 3 £425 - 1
Brentford +2 3 £488 -9.30% 1
Uxbridge 0 3 £415 +29.68% 3
Bromley - 2 £469 - 1
Harrow - 2 £325 -
Paddington - 2 £370 -
Surbiton 0 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £300 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £245 -
Wimbledon - 1 £488 - 1
Ilford - 1 - -
Stanmore - 1 £400 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1081 (55.75%) Project Management
2 669 (34.50%) Finance
3 492 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 391 (20.17%) PMI Certification
5 390 (20.11%) ITIL
6 383 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 321 (16.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 280 (14.44%) PMP
9 274 (14.13%) MS Project
10 240 (12.38%) Microsoft
11 235 (12.12%) MS Excel
12 234 (12.07%) Banking
13 208 (10.73%) MS Office
14 206 (10.62%) Degree
15 189 (9.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 177 (9.13%) PMI
16 177 (9.13%) Change Management
17 169 (8.72%) Scrum
18 162 (8.35%) Migration
19 160 (8.25%) Programme Management
20 156 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
21 153 (7.89%) Waterfall
22 143 (7.37%) Risk Management
23 137 (7.07%) Project Planning
24 136 (7.01%) Windows
25 129 (6.65%) Business Analysis
25 129 (6.65%) Security Cleared
26 126 (6.50%) Data Centre
27 124 (6.40%) Service Management
28 123 (6.34%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 98 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.75%) CMS
3 19 (0.98%) MS Exchange
4 18 (0.93%) Lync
5 12 (0.62%) IIS
6 9 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 8 (0.41%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.41%) MS Project Server
8 6 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.31%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.26%) LiveLink
9 5 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.26%) Confluence
10 4 (0.21%) K2 blackpearl
10 4 (0.21%) Jadu
10 4 (0.21%) Drupal
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 274 (14.13%) MS Project
2 235 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 208 (10.73%) MS Office
4 101 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 95 (4.90%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.15%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.052%) Revit
8 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (0.93%) Agresso
2 17 (0.88%) Primavera
3 15 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.52%) SAP BPC
7 7 (0.36%) SAP MM
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.31%) SAP PP
8 6 (0.31%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.21%) Workday HCM
10 4 (0.21%) Maximo
10 4 (0.21%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.21%) SAP PM
11 3 (0.15%) CA PPM
11 3 (0.15%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.86%) SaaS
2 35 (1.81%) Office 365
3 17 (0.88%) PaaS
4 13 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.36%) IaaS
7 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.052%) Yammer
8 1 (0.052%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.20%) WAN
2 55 (2.84%) LAN
3 45 (2.32%) Firewall
4 30 (1.55%) SAN
5 29 (1.50%) Internet
6 27 (1.39%) Intranet
7 25 (1.29%) VoIP
8 22 (1.13%) DHCP
8 22 (1.13%) DNS
9 21 (1.08%) TCP/IP
10 20 (1.03%) NAS
11 18 (0.93%) Wireless
12 17 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 17 (0.88%) Extranet
13 15 (0.77%) VPN
13 15 (0.77%) HTTP
14 14 (0.72%) Unified Communications
15 13 (0.67%) MPLS
16 12 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (0.46%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (0.88%) Big Data
6 13 (0.67%) SAP BW
7 12 (0.62%) DTS
7 12 (0.62%) QlikView
8 11 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (0.52%) EDRMS
10 7 (0.36%) QualityStage
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.36%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.31%) IDOL
12 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 25 (1.29%) JIRA
2 13 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 7 (0.36%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.31%) Selenium
7 4 (0.21%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.10%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.10%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.10%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.10%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.052%) Subversion
9 1 (0.052%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.052%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.052%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 669 (34.50%) Finance
2 234 (12.07%) Banking
3 105 (5.42%) Retail
4 102 (5.26%) Law
5 94 (4.85%) Investment Banking
6 92 (4.74%) Legal
7 81 (4.18%) Telecoms
8 62 (3.20%) Marketing
9 31 (1.60%) Back Office
10 30 (1.55%) Front Office
11 24 (1.24%) Local Government
12 22 (1.13%) Billing
13 20 (1.03%) Publishing
14 19 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (0.88%) Manufacturing
16 16 (0.83%) Advertising
17 14 (0.72%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.67%) Retail Banking
19 11 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
20 8 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1041 (53.69%) Project Manager
2 198 (10.21%) Analyst
3 126 (6.50%) Business Analyst
4 112 (5.78%) Programme Manager
5 107 (5.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 98 (5.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 96 (4.95%) Senior Manager
8 93 (4.80%) IT Project Manager
9 85 (4.38%) Senior Project Manager
10 76 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 63 (3.25%) Architect
12 52 (2.68%) Consultant
13 46 (2.37%) Technical Manager
14 44 (2.27%) Business Manager
15 42 (2.17%) Agile Project Manager
16 40 (2.06%) Service Manager
16 40 (2.06%) Technical Project Manager
17 37 (1.91%) Coordinator
18 35 (1.81%) SAP Manager
19 34 (1.75%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (2.99%) .NET
2 35 (1.81%) Web Services
3 20 (1.03%) Middleware
3 20 (1.03%) HTML
4 15 (0.77%) ASP.NET
5 12 (0.62%) SOAP
6 11 (0.57%) XML
7 10 (0.52%) CSS
8 8 (0.41%) JSP
8 8 (0.41%) LAMP
8 8 (0.41%) REST
9 7 (0.36%) JRules
9 7 (0.36%) J2EE
9 7 (0.36%) JMS
10 5 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (0.26%) Django
11 4 (0.21%) RESTful
11 4 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
12 3 (0.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 177 (9.13%) PMI
2 156 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 126 (6.50%) Data Centre
4 71 (3.66%) NHS
4 71 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 28 (1.44%) User Experience
6 23 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.13%) Market Risk
8 21 (1.08%) Derivative
9 19 (0.98%) Equities
10 18 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 17 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (0.88%) Credit Risk
12 15 (0.77%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.67%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.67%) Data Integration
13 13 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
14 12 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (0.62%) Social Media
14 12 (0.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 136 (7.01%) Windows
2 63 (3.25%) Linux
3 34 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 29 (1.50%) UNIX
5 24 (1.24%) Solaris
6 12 (0.62%) Android
7 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 10 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.41%) AIX
11 7 (0.36%) pSOS
12 5 (0.26%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.052%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1081 (55.75%) Project Management
2 492 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 390 (20.11%) ITIL
4 383 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 177 (9.13%) Change Management
6 169 (8.72%) Scrum
7 162 (8.35%) Migration
8 160 (8.25%) Programme Management
9 153 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 143 (7.37%) Risk Management
11 137 (7.07%) Project Planning
12 129 (6.65%) Business Analysis
13 124 (6.40%) Service Management
14 123 (6.34%) SDLC
15 118 (6.09%) Change Control
16 114 (5.88%) PRINCE
17 84 (4.33%) CRM
18 82 (4.23%) Service Delivery
19 68 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
20 65 (3.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 97 (5.00%) SQL
2 36 (1.86%) Java
3 21 (1.08%) JavaScript
3 21 (1.08%) C
4 18 (0.93%) C#
5 15 (0.77%) Shell Script
6 12 (0.62%) Python
6 12 (0.62%) PowerShell
7 9 (0.46%) Bash Shell
7 9 (0.46%) VB
8 8 (0.41%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.41%) PHP
9 6 (0.31%) COBOL
9 6 (0.31%) VBA
9 6 (0.31%) Korn
10 5 (0.26%) Ruby
11 3 (0.15%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.15%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.15%) C++
11 3 (0.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 391 (20.17%) PMI Certification
2 321 (16.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 280 (14.44%) PMP
4 206 (10.62%) Degree
5 189 (9.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 129 (6.65%) Security Cleared
7 78 (4.02%) SC Cleared
8 62 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
9 57 (2.94%) ISEB
10 48 (2.48%) APMP
11 33 (1.70%) DV Cleared
12 27 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (1.08%) CCNA
14 14 (0.72%) CISSP
15 13 (0.67%) MCP
16 11 (0.57%) MCSE
16 11 (0.57%) MCSA
17 10 (0.52%) CISA
17 10 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.82%) QA
2 35 (1.81%) P3O
3 32 (1.65%) SLA
4 15 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.72%) COBIT
6 13 (0.67%) PMBOK
7 11 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.46%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.41%) Basel III
10 7 (0.36%) EMIR
11 6 (0.31%) PCI DSS
12 5 (0.26%) Data Quality
13 4 (0.21%) MiFID
13 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.15%) Basel II
14 3 (0.15%) CRD IV
15 2 (0.10%) COREP
15 2 (0.10%) FINREP
15 2 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 65 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.26%) Snort
3 5 (0.26%) Squid
3 5 (0.26%) XenApp
4 4 (0.21%) Varnish
4 4 (0.21%) KVM
4 4 (0.21%) RACF
4 4 (0.21%) NFS
5 3 (0.15%) Samba
5 3 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.15%) vSphere
6 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.10%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.10%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.052%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.052%) UAG
7 1 (0.052%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.052%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (0.77%) Puppet
2 14 (0.72%) SCCM
3 12 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.21%) CA LISA
4 4 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (0.21%) Nagios
4 4 (0.21%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (0.15%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.10%) SCOM
6 2 (0.10%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.10%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.052%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.052%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.052%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 240 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 107 (5.52%) Oracle
3 94 (4.85%) SAP
4 80 (4.13%) Cisco
5 52 (2.68%) VMware
6 45 (2.32%) IBM
7 31 (1.60%) HP
8 30 (1.55%) Citrix
8 30 (1.55%) CheckPoint
9 23 (1.19%) NetApp
10 21 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.77%) Informatica
12 14 (0.72%) EMC
13 13 (0.67%) Teradata
14 11 (0.57%) Juniper
14 11 (0.57%) Cognos
15 10 (0.52%) Siebel
15 10 (0.52%) Apple
16 9 (0.46%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.46%) Sitecore
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + 12 months term+
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Required IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £182.65 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £75k - 80k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd./Umbrella Company Basis
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £535 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago