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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 46 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 935 1030 1197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.93% 4.10% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 5.36% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 670 770
Average daily rate
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£434 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Average hourly rate £20.06 £27.97 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.28% -30.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £20.93 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £51.70 £41.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
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
18326 19215 19765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.93% 76.56% 74.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12760 13440 13274
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 231 364
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.34 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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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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 -1 185 £443 +4.11% 56
Canary Wharf +14 14 £450 +27.84%
Uxbridge -1 9 £325 -26.96% 2
Croydon +2 8 £600 +44.57% 2
Docklands, London -2 7 £625 +26.26%
Chessington +1 1 - -
Hounslow -1 1 - -
Brentford -2 1 £538 -12.24%
Surbiton - 1 £500 -
Teddington - - - -
Thornton Heath - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Upminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Mitcham - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Bromley - - - - 2
Beckenham - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Worcester Park - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1033 (51.27%) Project Management
2 679 (33.70%) Finance
3 438 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 368 (18.26%) ITIL
5 355 (17.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 355 (17.62%) PMI Certification
6 284 (14.09%) Microsoft
7 264 (13.10%) MS Project
8 242 (12.01%) MS Excel
9 236 (11.71%) Banking
10 227 (11.27%) PMP
11 223 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
12 209 (10.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 202 (10.02%) Degree
14 196 (9.73%) Change Management
15 194 (9.63%) PMI
16 178 (8.83%) Scrum
17 169 (8.39%) Migration
18 168 (8.34%) Programme Management
19 164 (8.14%) Security Cleared
20 159 (7.89%) MS Office
21 151 (7.49%) Risk Management
22 143 (7.10%) Business Analysis
23 139 (6.90%) Project Planning
24 137 (6.80%) PRINCE
25 128 (6.35%) SharePoint
26 121 (6.00%) Windows
27 119 (5.91%) Change Control
28 118 (5.86%) Retail
29 116 (5.76%) MS Visio

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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
1 128 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 32 (1.59%) CMS
4 17 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (0.79%) Lync
6 15 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (0.50%) Confluence
8 9 (0.45%) MS Project Server
8 9 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.35%) Drupal
9 7 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.25%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.20%) SAS
12 4 (0.20%) LiveLink
12 4 (0.20%) WordPress
12 4 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.15%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (0.15%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 264 (13.10%) MS Project
2 242 (12.01%) MS Excel
3 159 (7.89%) MS Office
4 116 (5.76%) MS Visio
4 116 (5.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
6 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.099%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.099%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.099%) CorelDRAW
7 2 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.099%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 26 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.45%) Agresso
4 8 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.35%) CA Clarity
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 6 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.15%) assyst
9 3 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.15%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.15%) Summit
9 3 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.99%) SaaS
2 9 (0.45%) Office 365
3 7 (0.35%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.15%) IaaS
6 2 (0.099%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.099%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.099%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.050%) Force.com
7 1 (0.050%) PaaS
7 1 (0.050%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.08%) Firewall
2 36 (1.79%) Intranet
3 34 (1.69%) WAN
4 29 (1.44%) LAN
5 28 (1.39%) SAN
6 24 (1.19%) Internet
7 21 (1.04%) Unified Communications
8 19 (0.94%) VPN
9 16 (0.79%) VoIP
10 12 (0.60%) Extranet
10 12 (0.60%) Network Security
11 11 (0.55%) Reverse Proxy
11 11 (0.55%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.55%) MPLS
12 9 (0.45%) IP Telephony
12 9 (0.45%) DNS
13 7 (0.35%) Wireless
14 5 (0.25%) Cisco IPT
14 5 (0.25%) NAS
15 4 (0.20%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (2.58%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 18 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (0.65%) SAP BW
8 11 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (0.45%) MS Access
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (0.35%) QlikView
12 7 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.30%) Big Data
13 6 (0.30%) EDRMS
13 6 (0.30%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
14 5 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (1.44%) JIRA
2 5 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.20%) RequisitePro
3 4 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.099%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.099%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.050%) WATIR
6 1 (0.050%) Selenium
6 1 (0.050%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.050%) Sahi
6 1 (0.050%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.050%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.050%) Subversion
6 1 (0.050%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.050%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.050%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.050%) MSI
6 1 (0.050%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.050%) SpecFlow
General
1 679 (33.70%) Finance
2 236 (11.71%) Banking
3 118 (5.86%) Retail
4 83 (4.12%) Legal
5 72 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 60 (2.98%) Back Office
7 59 (2.93%) Telecoms
8 55 (2.73%) Marketing
9 53 (2.63%) Law
10 49 (2.43%) Publishing
11 48 (2.38%) Front Office
12 31 (1.54%) Financial Institution
13 29 (1.44%) Local Government
14 25 (1.24%) Advertising
15 18 (0.89%) Retail Banking
16 15 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.69%) Games
18 12 (0.60%) Billing
19 11 (0.55%) Manufacturing
20 10 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1130 (56.08%) Project Manager
2 232 (11.51%) Analyst
3 146 (7.25%) Senior Manager
4 135 (6.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 121 (6.00%) Programme Manager
6 111 (5.51%) Business Analyst
7 98 (4.86%) Infrastructure Manager
8 94 (4.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 91 (4.52%) IT Project Manager
10 69 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 67 (3.33%) Technical Manager
12 55 (2.73%) Technical Project Manager
13 52 (2.58%) Business Manager
14 46 (2.28%) Digital Project Manager
15 43 (2.13%) Coordinator
16 41 (2.03%) Agile Project Manager
16 41 (2.03%) Architect
17 36 (1.79%) ScrumMaster
18 34 (1.69%) PMO Analyst
19 33 (1.64%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (2.58%) .NET
2 40 (1.99%) XML
3 25 (1.24%) JSP
4 23 (1.14%) Web Services
5 21 (1.04%) HTML
6 13 (0.65%) EJB
7 11 (0.55%) SOAP
7 11 (0.55%) REST
8 10 (0.50%) Middleware
8 10 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (0.45%) CSS
10 8 (0.40%) JMS
10 8 (0.40%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.35%) JRules
11 7 (0.35%) J2EE
12 6 (0.30%) Application Packaging
13 5 (0.25%) WPF
13 5 (0.25%) Struts
14 4 (0.20%) WAP
14 4 (0.20%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 194 (9.63%) PMI
2 103 (5.11%) Management Information System
3 58 (2.88%) NHS
4 44 (2.18%) Data Protection Act
5 21 (1.04%) Hedge funds
5 21 (1.04%) Derivative
6 17 (0.84%) FMCG
6 17 (0.84%) Clustering
7 16 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 15 (0.74%) Social Media
8 15 (0.74%) Replication
8 15 (0.74%) Mobile App
9 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (0.50%) iSeries
10 10 (0.50%) Freedom of Information
11 9 (0.45%) AS400
11 9 (0.45%) Mainframe
12 8 (0.40%) Blackberry
12 8 (0.40%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 121 (6.00%) Windows
2 52 (2.58%) UNIX
2 52 (2.58%) Linux
3 39 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 24 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.04%) Solaris
6 13 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.30%) Android
9 4 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.15%) pSOS
10 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.099%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.099%) VMS
11 2 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.050%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.050%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.050%) AIX
12 1 (0.050%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1033 (51.27%) Project Management
2 438 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 368 (18.26%) ITIL
4 223 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
5 196 (9.73%) Change Management
6 178 (8.83%) Scrum
7 169 (8.39%) Migration
8 168 (8.34%) Programme Management
9 151 (7.49%) Risk Management
10 143 (7.10%) Business Analysis
11 139 (6.90%) Project Planning
12 137 (6.80%) PRINCE
13 119 (5.91%) Change Control
14 112 (5.56%) Service Management
15 86 (4.27%) Waterfall
16 81 (4.02%) Service Delivery
17 77 (3.82%) CRM
18 74 (3.67%) User Acceptance Testing
19 63 (3.13%) ERP
20 62 (3.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (4.02%) SQL
2 65 (3.23%) Java
3 36 (1.79%) C
4 21 (1.04%) C#
5 16 (0.79%) VBA
6 13 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 12 (0.60%) PL/SQL
8 9 (0.45%) PHP
9 7 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.20%) Python
11 3 (0.15%) Ruby
11 3 (0.15%) Perl
12 2 (0.099%) ABAP
12 2 (0.099%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.099%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.050%) VB
13 1 (0.050%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 355 (17.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 355 (17.62%) PMI Certification
2 227 (11.27%) PMP
3 209 (10.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 202 (10.02%) Degree
5 164 (8.14%) Security Cleared
6 109 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 49 (2.43%) ISEB
8 46 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
9 27 (1.34%) APMP
10 22 (1.09%) CISSP
11 20 (0.99%) DV Cleared
12 18 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
14 13 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (0.50%) MAPM
16 10 (0.50%) ISTQB
17 9 (0.45%) CAPM
17 9 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.67%) QA
2 23 (1.14%) COBIT
3 22 (1.09%) SLA
4 18 (0.89%) EMIR
5 17 (0.84%) P3O
5 17 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 16 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.30%) MiFID
9 5 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.20%) WCAG
10 4 (0.20%) WAI
11 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.15%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.099%) Basel II
13 1 (0.050%) HL7
13 1 (0.050%) Basel III
13 1 (0.050%) GxP
System Software
1 32 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (0.20%) vSphere
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.15%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.099%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.050%) Squid
7 1 (0.050%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.050%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.050%) UAG
7 1 (0.050%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.30%) SCCM
3 4 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.15%) ARCserve
4 3 (0.15%) Legato
5 2 (0.099%) AppDNA
5 2 (0.099%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.099%) SCOM
6 1 (0.050%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.050%) OpenView
6 1 (0.050%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.050%) Control-M
6 1 (0.050%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.050%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.050%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.050%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.050%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 284 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 114 (5.66%) Oracle
3 94 (4.67%) SAP
4 57 (2.83%) Cisco
5 41 (2.03%) VMware
5 41 (2.03%) IBM
6 36 (1.79%) Citrix
7 33 (1.64%) HP
8 22 (1.09%) CheckPoint
9 19 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (0.79%) Cognos
10 16 (0.79%) BT
11 15 (0.74%) EMC
12 14 (0.69%) Siebel
13 13 (0.65%) Business Objects
14 12 (0.60%) TOWER Software
14 12 (0.60%) Google
15 11 (0.55%) Murex
15 11 (0.55%) Remedy
16 10 (0.50%) Juniper
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £370 - £430 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Rate: From £90,000 to £90,000 per annum 90k pro rata
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Network ITR
Rate: 400 to 400 per day GBP
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Network ITR
Rate: 550 to 550 per day GBP
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £650 - £700 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 35k per year + 9 Month Contract
Posted: 4 days ago