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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 51 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 913 991 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.74% 3.95% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 5.10% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 664 741
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 16
Average hourly rate £20.21 £27.97 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% -30.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £20.93 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £51.70 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -1.63%
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
18984 19436 19917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.68% 77.45% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13364 13584 13450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
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 237 242 370
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -6 185 £450 +3.44% 66
Uxbridge -9 11 £320 -28.88% 2
Canary Wharf +18 10 £430 +7.50%
Croydon +3 10 £501 +39.02% 2
Docklands, London +1 6 £675 +26.76% 1
Feltham - 3 £465 -
Hounslow -1 1 - -
Brentford -4 1 £538 -12.24%
Chessington -4 1 - - 1
Surbiton - 1 £500 -
Teddington - - - - 1
Thornton Heath - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1029 (51.86%) Project Management
2 649 (32.71%) Finance
3 513 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
4 412 (20.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 389 (19.61%) ITIL
6 343 (17.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 319 (16.08%) PMI Certification
8 285 (14.36%) Microsoft
9 264 (13.31%) MS Project
10 249 (12.55%) MS Excel
11 220 (11.09%) Banking
12 209 (10.53%) PMP
12 209 (10.53%) Degree
13 202 (10.18%) Change Management
14 200 (10.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 176 (8.87%) Security Cleared
16 168 (8.47%) Scrum
17 166 (8.37%) Migration
18 164 (8.27%) MS Office
19 163 (8.22%) PMI
20 162 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
21 156 (7.86%) Programme Management
22 150 (7.56%) Risk Management
23 141 (7.11%) Business Analysis
24 140 (7.06%) SharePoint
25 138 (6.96%) PRINCE
26 134 (6.75%) Project Planning
27 131 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
28 121 (6.10%) Windows
29 119 (6.00%) Service Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 140 (7.06%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.66%) CMS
3 31 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 16 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (0.66%) Lync
7 10 (0.50%) Confluence
7 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.35%) MS Project Server
8 7 (0.35%) Drupal
9 4 (0.20%) WordPress
9 4 (0.20%) SAS
9 4 (0.20%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.15%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.15%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.15%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 264 (13.31%) MS Project
2 249 (12.55%) MS Excel
3 164 (8.27%) MS Office
4 131 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 115 (5.80%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.10%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.10%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.050%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 32 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.50%) CA Clarity
4 9 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.30%) Agresso
7 5 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
8 3 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.15%) Endur
8 3 (0.15%) assyst
8 3 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.10%) ZaiNet
9 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.91%) SaaS
2 14 (0.71%) Office 365
3 7 (0.35%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.15%) IaaS
4 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.10%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.050%) Force.com
6 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.050%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.050%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.97%) Firewall
2 33 (1.66%) Intranet
2 33 (1.66%) WAN
3 27 (1.36%) LAN
4 26 (1.31%) Internet
4 26 (1.31%) SAN
5 19 (0.96%) VPN
6 18 (0.91%) VoIP
7 17 (0.86%) Unified Communications
8 14 (0.71%) TCP/IP
9 13 (0.66%) Network Security
10 10 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
10 10 (0.50%) IP Telephony
11 9 (0.45%) MPLS
12 8 (0.40%) Extranet
12 8 (0.40%) DNS
13 7 (0.35%) Wireless
14 6 (0.30%) Multicast
15 5 (0.25%) Cisco IPT
15 5 (0.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 14 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (0.66%) SAP BW
7 9 (0.45%) MS Access
7 9 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (0.35%) EDRMS
10 6 (0.30%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.30%) QlikView
10 6 (0.30%) Big Data
11 5 (0.25%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 32 (1.61%) JIRA
2 7 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.20%) Toad
3 4 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.15%) RequisitePro
5 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.10%) Subversion
5 2 (0.10%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.10%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.050%) Maven
6 1 (0.050%) Hudson
6 1 (0.050%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.050%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.050%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.050%) Ant
6 1 (0.050%) JUnit
6 1 (0.050%) XDE
6 1 (0.050%) ClearQuest
General
1 649 (32.71%) Finance
2 220 (11.09%) Banking
3 117 (5.90%) Retail
4 74 (3.73%) Legal
5 70 (3.53%) Investment Banking
6 55 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 54 (2.72%) Marketing
8 53 (2.67%) Back Office
9 49 (2.47%) Law
10 40 (2.02%) Publishing
11 34 (1.71%) Front Office
12 29 (1.46%) Financial Institution
13 26 (1.31%) Local Government
14 24 (1.21%) Advertising
15 20 (1.01%) Games
16 19 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.96%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.71%) Manufacturing
18 11 (0.55%) Billing
19 8 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1078 (54.33%) Project Manager
2 249 (12.55%) Analyst
3 140 (7.06%) Senior Manager
4 131 (6.60%) Senior Project Manager
5 115 (5.80%) Business Analyst
6 113 (5.70%) Programme Manager
7 91 (4.59%) Infrastructure Manager
8 88 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
9 87 (4.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 68 (3.43%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 64 (3.23%) Technical Manager
12 52 (2.62%) Technical Project Manager
13 43 (2.17%) Coordinator
14 42 (2.12%) Business Manager
15 41 (2.07%) PMO Analyst
16 39 (1.97%) Architect
16 39 (1.97%) Change Manager
17 34 (1.71%) Delivery Manager
17 34 (1.71%) Consultant
18 33 (1.66%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.42%) .NET
2 33 (1.66%) XML
3 25 (1.26%) JSP
4 23 (1.16%) HTML
5 22 (1.11%) Web Services
6 13 (0.66%) EJB
7 11 (0.55%) CSS
7 11 (0.55%) SOAP
7 11 (0.55%) REST
8 10 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (0.40%) J2EE
9 8 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 8 (0.40%) JMS
9 8 (0.40%) Middleware
10 7 (0.35%) JRules
11 6 (0.30%) Application Packaging
12 5 (0.25%) WPF
12 5 (0.25%) Spring
12 5 (0.25%) Struts
13 4 (0.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 163 (8.22%) PMI
2 162 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 62 (3.13%) NHS
5 49 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
6 20 (1.01%) Hedge funds
7 18 (0.91%) User Experience
7 18 (0.91%) Mathematics
8 17 (0.86%) Derivative
8 17 (0.86%) Statistics
8 17 (0.86%) Clustering
9 16 (0.81%) Mobile App
10 14 (0.71%) Computer Science
11 12 (0.60%) FMCG
11 12 (0.60%) Replication
11 12 (0.60%) Social Media
12 11 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
13 10 (0.50%) iSeries
14 9 (0.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 121 (6.10%) Windows
2 46 (2.32%) UNIX
3 43 (2.17%) Linux
4 41 (2.07%) Windows 7
5 25 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (0.81%) Solaris
7 13 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.30%) Android
10 4 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.15%) pSOS
11 3 (0.15%) AIX
12 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.050%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.050%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.050%) VMS
13 1 (0.050%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1029 (51.86%) Project Management
2 513 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (20.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 389 (19.61%) ITIL
5 202 (10.18%) Change Management
6 168 (8.47%) Scrum
7 166 (8.37%) Migration
8 156 (7.86%) Programme Management
9 150 (7.56%) Risk Management
10 141 (7.11%) Business Analysis
11 138 (6.96%) PRINCE
12 134 (6.75%) Project Planning
13 119 (6.00%) Service Management
14 111 (5.59%) Change Control
15 83 (4.18%) Waterfall
15 83 (4.18%) CRM
16 80 (4.03%) Service Delivery
17 64 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
18 59 (2.97%) Supplier Management
19 57 (2.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 78 (3.93%) SQL
2 69 (3.48%) Java
3 32 (1.61%) C
4 20 (1.01%) C#
5 16 (0.81%) VBA
6 14 (0.71%) JavaScript
7 11 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.40%) PHP
9 7 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.20%) Python
11 3 (0.15%) Ruby
11 3 (0.15%) Perl
12 2 (0.10%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.10%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.050%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.050%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.050%) VB
13 1 (0.050%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 343 (17.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 319 (16.08%) PMI Certification
3 209 (10.53%) PMP
3 209 (10.53%) Degree
4 200 (10.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 176 (8.87%) Security Cleared
6 109 (5.49%) SC Cleared
7 52 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
8 44 (2.22%) ISEB
9 33 (1.66%) APMP
10 25 (1.26%) CISSP
11 21 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
13 19 (0.96%) DV Cleared
13 19 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 13 (0.66%) CCNP
16 12 (0.60%) CCNA
16 12 (0.60%) MCSE
17 11 (0.55%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.88%) QA
2 32 (1.61%) COBIT
3 25 (1.26%) SLA
4 19 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.86%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.81%) P3O
8 14 (0.71%) EMIR
9 11 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
10 6 (0.30%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.25%) MiFID
12 4 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.10%) Basel II
14 2 (0.10%) WCAG
14 2 (0.10%) WAI
15 1 (0.050%) GxP
15 1 (0.050%) ISO 9000
15 1 (0.050%) Basel III
15 1 (0.050%) COREP
System Software
1 33 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.20%) vSphere
4 4 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.10%) XenApp
5 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.10%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.050%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.050%) Squid
6 1 (0.050%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.050%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.050%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (0.35%) SCCM
1 7 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.10%) AppDNA
3 2 (0.10%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.10%) SCOM
3 2 (0.10%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (0.10%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.050%) Control-M
4 1 (0.050%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.050%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.050%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.050%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.050%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.050%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 285 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.80%) Oracle
3 88 (4.44%) SAP
4 58 (2.92%) Cisco
5 42 (2.12%) IBM
6 41 (2.07%) VMware
7 36 (1.81%) Citrix
8 33 (1.66%) HP
9 19 (0.96%) CheckPoint
10 18 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (0.81%) Business Objects
12 15 (0.76%) Cognos
12 15 (0.76%) TOWER Software
13 12 (0.60%) BT
13 12 (0.60%) Remedy
14 11 (0.55%) Juniper
14 11 (0.55%) Google
15 10 (0.50%) Murex
16 9 (0.45%) Siebel
17 8 (0.40%) Adobe
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £410 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £540 Per Day 6 PM Roles - Rate Depends on Role Type
Posted: 3 hours ago
Romford, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £484.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £600 to £800 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £700 - £750 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £460 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Rate: £35000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits (Pension etc)
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Rate: From £340 to £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Rate: Unspecified 3 Month rolling contract - £competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Skye Group
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago