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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 41 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1020 1040 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.33% 4.40% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 5.57% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 785 689
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £278
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 6 6 8
Average hourly rate £88.25 £20.13 £35.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+338.34% -42.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £14.25 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £21.81 £76.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -19.35%
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
18668 18664 19051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.27% 79.03% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13353 13049 13235
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 227 267
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.00 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +6 246 £425 -5.55% 69
Kingston Upon Thames +7 13 £363 +7.40% 1
Docklands, London -1 12 £465 -25.60%
Canary Wharf -15 12 £438 -
Croydon -15 9 £488 -19.42% 4
Uxbridge -6 7 £415 +27.69% 1
Brentford +6 5 £488 -9.30%
Paddington - 4 £350 -
Harrow - 2 £325 -
Hounslow - 2 £400 -
Ilford - 2 £155 -
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
Surbiton -1 1 - -
Chessington -4 1 - -
Hammersmith -4 1 £245 -57.39%
Edgware - 1 £363 -
Stanmore - 1 £400 -
Barking - 1 £250 -
Bromley - 1 £338 -
Twickenham - 1 £300 -
Hendon - 1 - -
Hackney - 1 £450 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1030 (54.18%) Project Management
2 647 (34.03%) Finance
3 482 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
4 399 (20.99%) ITIL
5 380 (19.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 376 (19.78%) PMI Certification
7 310 (16.31%) MS Project
8 309 (16.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 284 (14.94%) PMP
10 266 (13.99%) MS Excel
11 250 (13.15%) Microsoft
12 227 (11.94%) MS Office
13 215 (11.31%) Degree
14 211 (11.10%) Banking
15 176 (9.26%) Change Management
16 172 (9.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 166 (8.73%) Programme Management
18 157 (8.26%) PMI
19 156 (8.21%) Migration
19 156 (8.21%) Scrum
20 151 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
21 150 (7.89%) Risk Management
22 138 (7.26%) Waterfall
23 135 (7.10%) Data Centre
24 131 (6.89%) Project Planning
24 131 (6.89%) Windows
25 126 (6.63%) Business Analysis
26 121 (6.37%) Security Cleared
27 119 (6.26%) MS PowerPoint
27 119 (6.26%) Service Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 111 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.58%) CMS
3 19 (1.00%) Lync
4 18 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.63%) IIS
6 10 (0.53%) OpenStack
7 9 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (0.42%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.42%) MS Project Server
9 7 (0.37%) Confluence
10 6 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.26%) LiveLink
12 4 (0.21%) Drupal
12 4 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.21%) SAS
13 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.16%) Jadu
Applications
1 310 (16.31%) MS Project
2 266 (13.99%) MS Excel
3 227 (11.94%) MS Office
4 119 (6.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 102 (5.37%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.26%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.11%) SPSS
8 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.053%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.053%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.79%) Primavera
3 14 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.58%) Agresso
6 8 (0.42%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 7 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.32%) SAP MM
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.26%) SAP PP
9 5 (0.26%) SAP SD
10 4 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.21%) Maximo
10 4 (0.21%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.21%) Workday HCM
11 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.79%) SaaS
2 31 (1.63%) Office 365
3 13 (0.68%) PaaS
4 11 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.26%) IaaS
6 3 (0.16%) Trello
7 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.053%) Yammer
8 1 (0.053%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.053%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.26%) WAN
2 54 (2.84%) LAN
3 43 (2.26%) Firewall
4 36 (1.89%) SAN
5 28 (1.47%) Intranet
6 26 (1.37%) Internet
7 25 (1.32%) DNS
8 24 (1.26%) DHCP
8 24 (1.26%) VoIP
9 22 (1.16%) TCP/IP
9 22 (1.16%) NAS
10 19 (1.00%) VPN
11 15 (0.79%) Extranet
11 15 (0.79%) Wireless
12 13 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (0.58%) HTTP
14 10 (0.53%) Unified Communications
15 9 (0.47%) WLAN
15 9 (0.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 23 (1.21%) Big Data
6 18 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (0.63%) DTS
9 11 (0.58%) QlikView
10 10 (0.53%) EDRMS
10 10 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (0.53%) SAP BW
11 9 (0.47%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.42%) Relational Database
13 7 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.37%) QualityStage
14 6 (0.32%) IDOL
14 6 (0.32%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (1.58%) JIRA
2 15 (0.79%) Selenium
3 12 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.58%) HP UFT
5 10 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.37%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.21%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.11%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.053%) Subversion
10 1 (0.053%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.053%) Visual Studio
General
1 647 (34.03%) Finance
2 211 (11.10%) Banking
3 117 (6.15%) Retail
4 95 (5.00%) Law
5 91 (4.79%) Legal
6 86 (4.52%) Telecoms
7 76 (4.00%) Investment Banking
8 66 (3.47%) Marketing
9 33 (1.74%) Back Office
10 23 (1.21%) Manufacturing
11 22 (1.16%) Local Government
12 19 (1.00%) Publishing
12 19 (1.00%) Front Office
13 18 (0.95%) Billing
14 17 (0.89%) Advertising
15 15 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
18 10 (0.53%) Retail Banking
19 6 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1007 (52.97%) Project Manager
2 207 (10.89%) Analyst
3 124 (6.52%) Business Analyst
4 122 (6.42%) Infrastructure Manager
5 108 (5.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 105 (5.52%) Programme Manager
7 92 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
8 78 (4.10%) Senior Manager
9 70 (3.68%) Senior Project Manager
10 65 (3.42%) Architect
11 62 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 51 (2.68%) Business Manager
13 49 (2.58%) Consultant
14 45 (2.37%) Technical Manager
15 41 (2.16%) Service Manager
15 41 (2.16%) Agile Project Manager
16 40 (2.10%) Technical Project Manager
17 37 (1.95%) Coordinator
17 37 (1.95%) Project Officer
18 36 (1.89%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.68%) .NET
2 29 (1.53%) Web Services
3 21 (1.10%) XML
4 16 (0.84%) HTML
4 16 (0.84%) Middleware
5 13 (0.68%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.53%) J2EE
6 10 (0.53%) SOAP
7 9 (0.47%) MSMQ
8 8 (0.42%) LAMP
9 7 (0.37%) JRules
10 6 (0.32%) EDI
10 6 (0.32%) CSS
10 6 (0.32%) JSP
11 5 (0.26%) JMS
11 5 (0.26%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (0.26%) FpML
11 5 (0.26%) REST
12 4 (0.21%) MDX
12 4 (0.21%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 157 (8.26%) PMI
2 151 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 135 (7.10%) Data Centre
4 80 (4.21%) NHS
5 72 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 24 (1.26%) User Experience
7 22 (1.16%) Derivative
8 21 (1.10%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.00%) Equities
10 18 (0.95%) Mobile App
11 17 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.84%) Fixed Income
13 15 (0.79%) Data Integration
14 14 (0.74%) Market Risk
14 14 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
15 13 (0.68%) Social Media
16 12 (0.63%) Digital Media
16 12 (0.63%) Equity Derivative
16 12 (0.63%) Mainframe
17 11 (0.58%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 131 (6.89%) Windows
2 54 (2.84%) Linux
3 36 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 30 (1.58%) UNIX
5 18 (0.95%) Solaris
6 11 (0.58%) Android
6 11 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 9 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.32%) AIX
11 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.26%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) pSOS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.053%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1030 (54.18%) Project Management
2 482 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 399 (20.99%) ITIL
4 380 (19.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 176 (9.26%) Change Management
6 166 (8.73%) Programme Management
7 156 (8.21%) Migration
7 156 (8.21%) Scrum
8 150 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 138 (7.26%) Waterfall
10 131 (6.89%) Project Planning
11 126 (6.63%) Business Analysis
12 119 (6.26%) Service Management
12 119 (6.26%) SDLC
13 115 (6.05%) Change Control
14 98 (5.16%) PRINCE
15 82 (4.31%) Service Delivery
16 76 (4.00%) CRM
17 69 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
18 66 (3.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 114 (6.00%) SQL
2 31 (1.63%) Java
3 23 (1.21%) C
4 17 (0.89%) C#
5 14 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 11 (0.58%) PowerShell
7 9 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.47%) VB
7 9 (0.47%) VBA
7 9 (0.47%) Shell Script
8 8 (0.42%) Python
9 7 (0.37%) PHP
10 5 (0.26%) Ruby
10 5 (0.26%) COBOL
11 4 (0.21%) XMLA
11 4 (0.21%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.21%) Korn
12 3 (0.16%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.16%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 376 (19.78%) PMI Certification
2 309 (16.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 284 (14.94%) PMP
4 215 (11.31%) Degree
5 172 (9.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 121 (6.37%) Security Cleared
7 74 (3.89%) SC Cleared
8 62 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
9 46 (2.42%) ISEB
10 43 (2.26%) APMP
11 33 (1.74%) DV Cleared
12 28 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (1.05%) CCNA
15 18 (0.95%) ISTQB
16 15 (0.79%) MCSE
17 14 (0.74%) CISSP
18 13 (0.68%) MCP
19 11 (0.58%) CISA
20 9 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.42%) QA
2 37 (1.95%) P3O
3 32 (1.68%) SLA
4 18 (0.95%) PMBOK
5 17 (0.89%) COBIT
6 15 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
8 9 (0.47%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.47%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.42%) Basel III
10 7 (0.37%) PCI DSS
10 7 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.26%) Basel II
12 5 (0.26%) EMIR
13 3 (0.16%) CRD IV
14 2 (0.11%) COREP
14 2 (0.11%) FINREP
14 2 (0.11%) GAMP
14 2 (0.11%) GxP
System Software
1 71 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.26%) Snort
4 5 (0.26%) Squid
5 4 (0.21%) RACF
5 4 (0.21%) XenApp
5 4 (0.21%) Varnish
5 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.16%) KVM
6 3 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.11%) NFS
7 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.11%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.11%) vSphere
8 1 (0.053%) UAG
8 1 (0.053%) Samba
8 1 (0.053%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.053%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (0.79%) SCCM
2 11 (0.58%) Puppet
2 11 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.21%) CA LISA
3 4 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (0.21%) SCOM
4 3 (0.16%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.11%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.053%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.053%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.053%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.053%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 250 (13.15%) Microsoft
2 114 (6.00%) Oracle
3 100 (5.26%) SAP
4 72 (3.79%) Cisco
5 56 (2.95%) VMware
6 42 (2.21%) IBM
7 36 (1.89%) Citrix
8 30 (1.58%) HP
9 25 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 16 (0.84%) NetApp
10 16 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 12 (0.63%) Sybase
13 11 (0.58%) Juniper
14 10 (0.53%) Apple
15 9 (0.47%) Informatica
15 9 (0.47%) Cognos
15 9 (0.47%) Dell
15 9 (0.47%) Google
16 8 (0.42%) Pega
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day dependent on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)
Rate: £43,967 - £56,339 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Curve Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £120 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
PMC retail
Rate: Excellent Day Rate on Offer - 3-6 Month Retail Project
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PwC
Rate: PwC is open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ICP Search
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago