The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 39 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1073 1038 1306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.43% 4.80% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 6.32% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 686 857
Average daily rate £436 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 2
Average hourly rate £41.90 £135.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.96% +170.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.14 £30.05 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.75 £135.00 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
England

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 18 April 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
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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 297 £450 -2.70% 78
Docklands, London -2 18 £550 +29.41% 1
Uxbridge +3 9 £325 -7.14%
Canary Wharf +25 7 £550 -8.33%
Romford - 3 £550 - 1
Paddington +2 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £314 - 1
Chessington +2 1 - - 1
Brentford 0 1 - -
Westminster -4 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 £400 -
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - - 2
Beckenham - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Edgware - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1104 (52.85%) Project Management
2 714 (34.18%) Finance
3 470 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 427 (20.44%) ITIL
5 390 (18.67%) PMI Certification
6 362 (17.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 289 (13.83%) Banking
8 278 (13.31%) MS Project
9 250 (11.97%) PMP
10 233 (11.15%) Degree
11 228 (10.91%) MS Excel
12 222 (10.63%) Change Management
13 218 (10.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 213 (10.20%) Microsoft
15 202 (9.67%) PMI
16 195 (9.33%) Migration
17 186 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
18 184 (8.81%) Security Cleared
19 180 (8.62%) Programme Management
20 154 (7.37%) Oracle
21 153 (7.32%) PRINCE
22 151 (7.23%) Scrum
23 149 (7.13%) Risk Management
24 138 (6.61%) SAP
25 137 (6.56%) MS Office
26 135 (6.46%) Business Analysis
27 134 (6.41%) Retail
28 132 (6.32%) Service Management
29 131 (6.27%) Project Planning
30 129 (6.18%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 129 (6.18%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.01%) MS Project Server
3 19 (0.91%) MS Exchange
4 16 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (0.77%) Confluence
5 14 (0.67%) WebLogic
5 14 (0.67%) CMS
6 10 (0.48%) Apache
6 10 (0.48%) Lync
7 9 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
9 7 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (0.24%) Drupal
11 5 (0.24%) Documentum
12 4 (0.19%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.14%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 278 (13.31%) MS Project
2 228 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 137 (6.56%) MS Office
4 109 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 99 (4.74%) MS Visio
6 26 (1.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.048%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.048%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.048%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 11 (0.53%) Cerner Millennium
4 10 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.43%) SAP BPC
5 9 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.38%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 8 (0.38%) FLEXCUBE
6 8 (0.38%) Temenos T24
6 8 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.34%) CA Clarity
7 7 (0.34%) SAP HCM
7 7 (0.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 7 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (0.29%) Finacle
8 6 (0.29%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.05%) SaaS
2 8 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.19%) IaaS
4 3 (0.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.096%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.048%) PaaS
6 1 (0.048%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.048%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.82%) Firewall
2 35 (1.68%) WAN
3 32 (1.53%) Internet
4 29 (1.39%) Intranet
5 25 (1.20%) LAN
6 23 (1.10%) SAN
7 18 (0.86%) TCP/IP
8 15 (0.72%) Network Security
8 15 (0.72%) VPN
8 15 (0.72%) VoIP
9 14 (0.67%) SDH
9 14 (0.67%) DWDM
10 13 (0.62%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (0.62%) Unified Communications
11 12 (0.57%) MPLS
12 10 (0.48%) DHCP
12 10 (0.48%) DNS
12 10 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (0.43%) Wireless
13 9 (0.43%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (2.15%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (1.44%) Oracle Database
4 22 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (0.91%) SAP BW
6 17 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (0.62%) EDRMS
7 13 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 12 (0.57%) DB2
9 11 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (0.48%) Essbase
11 9 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
11 9 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (0.38%) MySQL
12 8 (0.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (1.29%) JIRA
2 7 (0.34%) Subversion
2 7 (0.34%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.19%) JUnit
3 4 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (0.14%) Toad
4 3 (0.14%) RequisitePro
5 2 (0.096%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.096%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.096%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.048%) Hudson
6 1 (0.048%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.048%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.048%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.048%) PowerBuilder
General
1 714 (34.18%) Finance
2 289 (13.83%) Banking
3 134 (6.41%) Retail
4 101 (4.83%) Investment Banking
5 87 (4.16%) Telecoms
6 84 (4.02%) Legal
7 72 (3.45%) Back Office
8 54 (2.58%) Law
9 52 (2.49%) Marketing
10 48 (2.30%) Publishing
11 47 (2.25%) Front Office
12 41 (1.96%) Financial Institution
13 33 (1.58%) Retail Banking
14 25 (1.20%) Local Government
15 19 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
16 15 (0.72%) Billing
17 14 (0.67%) Manufacturing
18 12 (0.57%) Advertising
19 8 (0.38%) Spanish Language
19 8 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1117 (53.47%) Project Manager
2 258 (12.35%) Analyst
3 136 (6.51%) Business Analyst
4 113 (5.41%) Programme Manager
5 102 (4.88%) Senior Manager
6 100 (4.79%) IT Project Manager
7 92 (4.40%) Senior Project Manager
8 91 (4.36%) Infrastructure Manager
9 80 (3.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 78 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 57 (2.73%) Digital Project Manager
12 56 (2.68%) Coordinator
12 56 (2.68%) Technical Manager
13 53 (2.54%) Delivery Manager
14 52 (2.49%) Technical Project Manager
15 48 (2.30%) Business Manager
16 47 (2.25%) Agile Project Manager
17 46 (2.20%) Consultant
18 45 (2.15%) Project Coordinator
19 44 (2.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (2.11%) .NET
2 30 (1.44%) XML
3 26 (1.24%) Web Services
4 22 (1.05%) Middleware
5 16 (0.77%) HTML
5 16 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (0.67%) J2EE
6 14 (0.67%) JSP
7 12 (0.57%) CSS
8 10 (0.48%) Ajax
9 9 (0.43%) Apache Flex
10 8 (0.38%) XSLT
10 8 (0.38%) REST
11 7 (0.34%) EJB
12 5 (0.24%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.24%) JSON
12 5 (0.24%) Silverlight
12 5 (0.24%) HTML5
12 5 (0.24%) JRules
12 5 (0.24%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 202 (9.67%) PMI
2 99 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 64 (3.06%) NHS
4 28 (1.34%) Derivative
5 19 (0.91%) FMCG
5 19 (0.91%) Social Media
5 19 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
5 19 (0.91%) EPoS
5 19 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (0.86%) Fixed Income
7 17 (0.81%) Hedge funds
8 16 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 15 (0.72%) Statistics
10 14 (0.67%) Equities
11 13 (0.62%) Computer Science
11 13 (0.62%) Digital Media
11 13 (0.62%) Mainframe
12 12 (0.57%) CLARiiON
12 12 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 112 (5.36%) Windows
2 80 (3.83%) UNIX
3 55 (2.63%) Linux
4 31 (1.48%) Solaris
5 22 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 13 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.34%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.34%) Android
10 5 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.14%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.096%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.096%) VMS
12 2 (0.096%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.048%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.048%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.048%) pSOS
13 1 (0.048%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1104 (52.85%) Project Management
2 470 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 427 (20.44%) ITIL
4 222 (10.63%) Change Management
5 195 (9.33%) Migration
6 186 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
7 180 (8.62%) Programme Management
8 153 (7.32%) PRINCE
9 151 (7.23%) Scrum
10 149 (7.13%) Risk Management
11 135 (6.46%) Business Analysis
12 132 (6.32%) Service Management
13 131 (6.27%) Project Planning
14 115 (5.51%) Change Control
15 108 (5.17%) Waterfall
16 90 (4.31%) Time Management
17 83 (3.97%) Service Delivery
17 83 (3.97%) ERP
18 79 (3.78%) CRM
19 75 (3.59%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (3.59%) SQL
2 51 (2.44%) Java
3 29 (1.39%) C
4 19 (0.91%) PL/SQL
5 13 (0.62%) PHP
6 12 (0.57%) C#
7 11 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 8 (0.38%) VBA
9 7 (0.34%) VB
9 7 (0.34%) ABAP
10 4 (0.19%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.14%) C++
12 2 (0.096%) SQR
12 2 (0.096%) Perl
12 2 (0.096%) R
13 1 (0.048%) Ruby
13 1 (0.048%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.048%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.048%) Python
13 1 (0.048%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 390 (18.67%) PMI Certification
2 362 (17.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 250 (11.97%) PMP
4 233 (11.15%) Degree
5 218 (10.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 184 (8.81%) Security Cleared
7 118 (5.65%) SC Cleared
8 82 (3.93%) ISEB
9 51 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
10 45 (2.15%) APMP
11 42 (2.01%) DV Cleared
12 14 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
14 12 (0.57%) MAPM
15 11 (0.53%) CISSP
16 10 (0.48%) MCSE
16 10 (0.48%) ISTQB
17 9 (0.43%) CAPM
17 9 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.64%) QA
2 52 (2.49%) SLA
3 19 (0.91%) P3O
4 18 (0.86%) COBIT
5 13 (0.62%) EMIR
6 12 (0.57%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (0.48%) ISO 9000
9 8 (0.38%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (0.34%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.24%) MiFID
11 5 (0.24%) WCAG
11 5 (0.24%) WAI
12 2 (0.096%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.048%) HL7
13 1 (0.048%) Basel III
13 1 (0.048%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.048%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 37 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (1.15%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.096%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.096%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.096%) XenApp
9 1 (0.048%) Snort
9 1 (0.048%) Nmap
9 1 (0.048%) vSphere
9 1 (0.048%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.48%) SCCM
3 9 (0.43%) Tivoli
4 8 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (0.38%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.34%) Legato
6 5 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.096%) OpenView
7 2 (0.096%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.096%) SCOM
8 1 (0.048%) WSUS
8 1 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.048%) Puppet
8 1 (0.048%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.048%) Nessus
8 1 (0.048%) Nagios
Vendors
1 213 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 154 (7.37%) Oracle
3 138 (6.61%) SAP
4 54 (2.58%) VMware
5 44 (2.11%) Citrix
6 34 (1.63%) Cisco
7 29 (1.39%) IBM
8 25 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
8 25 (1.20%) Remedy
9 23 (1.10%) EMC
9 23 (1.10%) Siebel
10 22 (1.05%) HP
11 20 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (0.96%) Cognos
12 14 (0.67%) NetApp
12 14 (0.67%) Cerner
13 13 (0.62%) BT
13 13 (0.62%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.62%) ServiceNow
14 12 (0.57%) Business Objects
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £800 - £850 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
The 100 Company
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £550 per day candidate and experience dependent
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Greythorn
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Orderwork
Rate: Competitive day rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
83Zero
Rate: From £45,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago