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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 51 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 771 1024 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.73% 4.68% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 5.99% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 679 638
Average daily rate
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£438 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -2.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Average hourly rate £63.25 £45.00 £27.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.55% +64.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.85 £45.00 £21.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £96.65 £51.40 £167.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.53 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +9.33%
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
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -23 169 £445 -4.04% 68
Croydon +6 12 £473 -5.50% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +2 12 £320 -24.74%
Uxbridge +8 9 £250 -21.87%
Docklands, London -3 3 £400 -27.27% 1
Bromley +4 2 £950 +85.36% 2
Hounslow - 2 £388 -
Hammersmith -3 1 £375 -
Hackney - 1 £450 -
Paddington - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Beckenham - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 870 (51.15%) Project Management
2 584 (34.33%) Finance
3 409 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
4 376 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 319 (18.75%) ITIL
6 299 (17.58%) MS Project
7 282 (16.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 265 (15.58%) PMI Certification
9 247 (14.52%) MS Excel
10 215 (12.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 212 (12.46%) Microsoft
12 211 (12.40%) Banking
13 205 (12.05%) PMP
14 198 (11.64%) Change Management
15 188 (11.05%) Degree
16 186 (10.93%) MS Office
17 164 (9.64%) Programme Management
18 150 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
19 147 (8.64%) Security Cleared
20 143 (8.41%) Migration
21 126 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
22 124 (7.29%) MS Visio
23 115 (6.76%) Risk Management
24 112 (6.58%) SharePoint
25 111 (6.53%) Project Planning
26 107 (6.29%) PRINCE
27 102 (6.00%) PMI
28 99 (5.82%) Scrum
28 99 (5.82%) Business Analysis
29 98 (5.76%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 112 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.35%) MS Project Server
3 16 (0.94%) CMS
4 12 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 11 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (0.53%) IIS
6 9 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (0.53%) Lync
7 8 (0.47%) Adobe CQ
7 8 (0.47%) SAS
8 6 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.35%) Drupal
8 6 (0.35%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.12%) Confluence
9 2 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.12%) Apache
9 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.12%) Documentum
10 1 (0.059%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 299 (17.58%) MS Project
2 247 (14.52%) MS Excel
3 186 (10.93%) MS Office
4 126 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 124 (7.29%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.53%) Open Workbench
7 6 (0.35%) Shockwave
8 5 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 19 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.82%) SAP BPC
3 8 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.35%) SiteCatalyst
5 6 (0.35%) CA Clarity
5 6 (0.35%) Agresso
6 5 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 5 (0.29%) Endur
6 5 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 5 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.18%) HFM
8 3 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.18%) Murex MxG2000
8 3 (0.18%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.00%) SaaS
2 7 (0.41%) Office 365
3 5 (0.29%) IaaS
4 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.059%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.059%) PaaS
5 1 (0.059%) Trello
5 1 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.059%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.41%) WAN
2 34 (2.00%) LAN
3 31 (1.82%) Firewall
4 18 (1.06%) VoIP
5 17 (1.00%) SAN
6 13 (0.76%) Intranet
7 12 (0.71%) Network Security
7 12 (0.71%) DNS
7 12 (0.71%) VPN
7 12 (0.71%) Internet
8 10 (0.59%) BGP
8 10 (0.59%) MPLS
9 9 (0.53%) 3G
9 9 (0.53%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.53%) Unified Communications
10 8 (0.47%) OSPF
11 7 (0.41%) Wireless
12 6 (0.35%) 4G
12 6 (0.35%) Multicast
12 6 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (2.47%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (0.76%) Big Data
4 10 (0.59%) SAP BW
5 9 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.35%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.35%) EDRMS
8 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.24%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.18%) DataStage
10 3 (0.18%) QlikView
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (1.35%) JIRA
2 7 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.24%) Toad
3 4 (0.24%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.18%) Selenium
5 2 (0.12%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.059%) TestLink
6 1 (0.059%) Maven
6 1 (0.059%) Subversion
6 1 (0.059%) JMeter
6 1 (0.059%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.059%) XDE
6 1 (0.059%) MSI
6 1 (0.059%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.059%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.059%) Ant
General
1 584 (34.33%) Finance
2 211 (12.40%) Banking
3 87 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 83 (4.88%) Retail
5 71 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 64 (3.76%) Legal
7 52 (3.06%) Marketing
8 49 (2.88%) Law
9 28 (1.65%) Local Government
9 28 (1.65%) Back Office
10 27 (1.59%) Advertising
11 23 (1.35%) Retail Banking
11 23 (1.35%) Games
11 23 (1.35%) Publishing
12 22 (1.29%) Front Office
13 19 (1.12%) French Language
14 17 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.65%) Billing
15 11 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 891 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 242 (14.23%) Analyst
3 148 (8.70%) Business Analyst
4 105 (6.17%) Programme Manager
5 93 (5.47%) Senior Manager
6 82 (4.82%) Senior Project Manager
7 74 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 65 (3.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 60 (3.53%) IT Project Manager
10 47 (2.76%) Technical Manager
11 43 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 41 (2.41%) Consultant
13 39 (2.29%) Business Manager
14 38 (2.23%) Service Manager
15 37 (2.18%) Delivery Manager
16 36 (2.12%) Senior Analyst
17 35 (2.06%) PMO Analyst
18 33 (1.94%) Technical Project Manager
19 32 (1.88%) SAP Manager
20 29 (1.70%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (1.12%) HTML
2 12 (0.71%) Web Services
3 11 (0.65%) Middleware
3 11 (0.65%) XML
4 9 (0.53%) .NET
5 8 (0.47%) CSS
6 7 (0.41%) HTML5
7 6 (0.35%) Flash
8 5 (0.29%) JRules
9 4 (0.24%) SAP PI
9 4 (0.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (0.24%) SOAP
10 3 (0.18%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.18%) COM
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.12%) REST
11 2 (0.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.12%) jQuery
11 2 (0.12%) JSP
11 2 (0.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 150 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (6.00%) PMI
3 81 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 55 (3.23%) NHS
5 33 (1.94%) Data Protection Act
6 20 (1.18%) Derivative
7 17 (1.00%) User Experience
8 13 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 12 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 11 (0.65%) Statistics
11 10 (0.59%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 9 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (0.53%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.47%) Online Games
13 8 (0.47%) EPoS
13 8 (0.47%) Equities
14 7 (0.41%) Replication
15 6 (0.35%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 84 (4.94%) Windows
2 33 (1.94%) UNIX
3 24 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 16 (0.94%) Linux
5 15 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.41%) Solaris
7 7 (0.41%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.24%) AIX
9 4 (0.24%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.24%) SUSE
10 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.18%) Android
11 1 (0.059%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.059%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.059%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (51.15%) Project Management
2 409 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
3 376 (22.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 319 (18.75%) ITIL
5 198 (11.64%) Change Management
6 164 (9.64%) Programme Management
7 143 (8.41%) Migration
8 115 (6.76%) Risk Management
9 111 (6.53%) Project Planning
10 107 (6.29%) PRINCE
11 99 (5.82%) Scrum
11 99 (5.82%) Business Analysis
12 97 (5.70%) Change Control
13 90 (5.29%) Service Management
14 84 (4.94%) Waterfall
15 73 (4.29%) CRM
16 71 (4.17%) Service Delivery
17 58 (3.41%) Six Sigma
18 55 (3.23%) Supplier Management
19 53 (3.12%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (4.12%) SQL
2 40 (2.35%) Java
3 17 (1.00%) C
4 13 (0.76%) PL/SQL
5 10 (0.59%) ABAP
5 10 (0.59%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.41%) PHP
7 6 (0.35%) C#
8 2 (0.12%) C++
8 2 (0.12%) VB
8 2 (0.12%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.059%) Python
9 1 (0.059%) VBA
9 1 (0.059%) Perl
9 1 (0.059%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.059%) Ruby
9 1 (0.059%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 282 (16.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 265 (15.58%) PMI Certification
3 215 (12.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 205 (12.05%) PMP
5 188 (11.05%) Degree
6 147 (8.64%) Security Cleared
7 76 (4.47%) ISEB
8 72 (4.23%) SC Cleared
9 59 (3.47%) APMP
10 38 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (1.29%) CISSP
12 21 (1.23%) DV Cleared
13 15 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (0.76%) CISM
14 13 (0.76%) ISTQB
14 13 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 11 (0.65%) CISA
15 11 (0.65%) CCNA
15 11 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.82%) QA
2 37 (2.18%) P3O
3 23 (1.35%) SLA
4 18 (1.06%) COBIT
5 11 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.29%) FINREP
8 5 (0.29%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.24%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.18%) EMIR
10 3 (0.18%) CRD IV
10 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.12%) FATCA
11 2 (0.12%) Basel II
12 1 (0.059%) COREP
12 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.059%) GxP
System Software
1 38 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.24%) vSphere
6 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.18%) XenApp
6 3 (0.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.12%) UAG
7 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.059%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.059%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.059%) Squid
8 1 (0.059%) XenServer
8 1 (0.059%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.35%) SCCM
3 3 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.18%) SCOM
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.059%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.059%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.059%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.059%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.059%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.059%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.059%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 212 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 98 (5.76%) Oracle
3 80 (4.70%) SAP
4 51 (3.00%) Cisco
5 48 (2.82%) VMware
6 32 (1.88%) Citrix
7 25 (1.47%) HP
8 24 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (1.06%) IBM
10 15 (0.88%) Adobe
11 11 (0.65%) Business Objects
12 10 (0.59%) Progress
12 10 (0.59%) TOWER Software
13 9 (0.53%) Juniper
14 8 (0.47%) F5
14 8 (0.47%) 3PAR
14 8 (0.47%) Yardi
14 8 (0.47%) SunGard
14 8 (0.47%) Cognos
14 8 (0.47%) CheckPoint
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 600 per day + .
Posted: 50 minutes ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Rate: From £280.90 to £280.90 per day Fixed rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £38000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago