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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 43 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 918 1050 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.14% 4.64% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 5.96% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 771 640
Average daily rate
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£438 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 17
Average hourly rate £130.00 £38.79 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+235.13% -71.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £36.11
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -18.30%
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -10 227 £475 +5.55% 67
Croydon - 18 £495 - 4
Uxbridge -3 12 £389 +21.56% 2
Brentford +6 8 £488 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 5 £375 +18.11% 3
Docklands, London -7 5 £400 -20.00%
Paddington - 5 £750 -
Canary Wharf -15 4 £425 -19.04%
Chessington - 3 - -
Bromley - 2 £318 -
Wembley - 2 £425 -
Romford +2 1 - -
Barking - 1 £250 -
New Malden - 1 £400 - 1
Edgware - 1 £363 -
Hayes - 1 £350 -
Hackney - 1 £450 -
Southwark - 1 £363 -
Wimbledon - 1 £413 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 928 (53.92%) Project Management
2 608 (35.33%) Finance
3 423 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
4 378 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 359 (20.86%) ITIL
6 337 (19.58%) PMI Certification
7 306 (17.78%) MS Project
8 273 (15.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 256 (14.88%) PMP
10 241 (14.00%) MS Excel
11 212 (12.32%) MS Office
12 209 (12.14%) Microsoft
13 206 (11.97%) Banking
14 186 (10.81%) Degree
15 178 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 157 (9.12%) Change Management
17 145 (8.43%) Programme Management
18 135 (7.84%) Scrum
19 131 (7.61%) Migration
19 131 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
20 129 (7.50%) PMI
21 127 (7.38%) Risk Management
22 117 (6.80%) Waterfall
23 114 (6.62%) Project Planning
24 111 (6.45%) Change Control
25 106 (6.16%) Business Analysis
26 105 (6.10%) Windows
27 103 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
28 102 (5.93%) Security Cleared
28 102 (5.93%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 102 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 17 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 14 (0.81%) CMS
3 14 (0.81%) Lync
4 13 (0.76%) MS Exchange
5 9 (0.52%) IIS
5 9 (0.52%) SAS
6 8 (0.46%) Drupal
7 7 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.35%) Confluence
9 5 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.29%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.23%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.23%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 306 (17.78%) MS Project
2 241 (14.00%) MS Excel
3 212 (12.32%) MS Office
4 103 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 94 (5.46%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.35%) Shockwave
8 5 (0.29%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.12%) SPSS
9 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.058%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 18 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.58%) SAP BPC
4 10 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (0.58%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.52%) Primavera
6 8 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.41%) Agresso
8 6 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.23%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
10 3 (0.17%) SAP MM
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.12%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.80%) SaaS
2 17 (0.99%) Office 365
3 11 (0.64%) PaaS
4 9 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.41%) IaaS
6 6 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
7 4 (0.23%) Trello
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.058%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.79%) WAN
2 42 (2.44%) LAN
3 35 (2.03%) Firewall
4 28 (1.63%) SAN
5 15 (0.87%) VoIP
6 12 (0.70%) DNS
6 12 (0.70%) Intranet
6 12 (0.70%) NAS
7 11 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.64%) Wireless
8 10 (0.58%) Unified Communications
9 9 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (0.52%) DHCP
9 9 (0.52%) Ethernet
9 9 (0.52%) VPN
10 7 (0.41%) Internet
11 6 (0.35%) WLAN
11 6 (0.35%) Network Security
12 5 (0.29%) PABX
12 5 (0.29%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (3.72%) SQL Server
2 35 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (1.28%) Big Data
4 14 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 9 (0.52%) SAP BW
8 9 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.46%) QlikView
10 7 (0.41%) EDRMS
10 7 (0.41%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.35%) IDOL
12 5 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.29%) QualityStage
12 5 (0.29%) DTS
13 4 (0.23%) OLAP
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (1.63%) JIRA
2 15 (0.87%) Selenium
3 10 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.23%) SonarQube
5 4 (0.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.23%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.12%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.058%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.058%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.058%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.058%) Subversion
General
1 608 (35.33%) Finance
2 206 (11.97%) Banking
3 99 (5.75%) Retail
4 90 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 87 (5.06%) Legal
6 76 (4.42%) Law
7 69 (4.01%) Investment Banking
8 55 (3.20%) Marketing
9 32 (1.86%) Back Office
10 22 (1.28%) Advertising
10 22 (1.28%) Local Government
11 19 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.93%) Front Office
12 16 (0.93%) French Language
13 15 (0.87%) Games
14 14 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.76%) Retail Banking
15 13 (0.76%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.70%) Publishing
17 11 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 956 (55.55%) Project Manager
2 197 (11.45%) Analyst
3 131 (7.61%) Business Analyst
4 118 (6.86%) Infrastructure Manager
5 103 (5.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 100 (5.81%) Programme Manager
7 69 (4.01%) IT Project Manager
8 66 (3.83%) Senior Manager
9 60 (3.49%) Senior Project Manager
10 53 (3.08%) Architect
10 53 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 47 (2.73%) Consultant
12 44 (2.56%) Business Manager
13 43 (2.50%) Technical Manager
14 38 (2.21%) SAP Manager
15 36 (2.09%) Technical Project Manager
16 34 (1.98%) Agile Project Manager
17 33 (1.92%) Coordinator
18 32 (1.86%) Service Manager
19 29 (1.69%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (2.79%) .NET
2 26 (1.51%) Web Services
3 21 (1.22%) XML
3 21 (1.22%) HTML
4 16 (0.93%) Middleware
5 11 (0.64%) ASP.NET
6 10 (0.58%) MSMQ
7 8 (0.46%) LAMP
7 8 (0.46%) SOAP
8 7 (0.41%) HTML5
8 7 (0.41%) J2EE
8 7 (0.41%) CSS
9 6 (0.35%) EDI
9 6 (0.35%) Flash
10 5 (0.29%) JSP
11 4 (0.23%) JRules
11 4 (0.23%) JMS
11 4 (0.23%) REST
11 4 (0.23%) SAP PI
11 4 (0.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 131 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (7.50%) PMI
3 74 (4.30%) NHS
4 64 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 21 (1.22%) Derivative
6 20 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.10%) Equities
8 18 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 13 (0.76%) Data Integration
11 12 (0.70%) Fixed Income
12 11 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
12 11 (0.64%) FMCG
12 11 (0.64%) User Experience
13 10 (0.58%) Private Cloud
13 10 (0.58%) CESG
13 10 (0.58%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.58%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
14 9 (0.52%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 105 (6.10%) Windows
2 36 (2.09%) Linux
3 30 (1.74%) UNIX
4 27 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 9 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 8 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.35%) Android
9 5 (0.29%) SUSE
10 4 (0.23%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.23%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.17%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.17%) Solaris
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (53.92%) Project Management
2 423 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
3 378 (21.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 359 (20.86%) ITIL
5 157 (9.12%) Change Management
6 145 (8.43%) Programme Management
7 135 (7.84%) Scrum
8 131 (7.61%) Migration
9 127 (7.38%) Risk Management
10 117 (6.80%) Waterfall
11 114 (6.62%) Project Planning
12 111 (6.45%) Change Control
13 106 (6.16%) Business Analysis
14 102 (5.93%) PRINCE
14 102 (5.93%) Service Management
15 80 (4.65%) CRM
16 71 (4.13%) Service Delivery
17 63 (3.66%) Line Management
18 59 (3.43%) Analytics
19 58 (3.37%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 98 (5.69%) SQL
2 42 (2.44%) Java
3 16 (0.93%) C#
4 12 (0.70%) C
5 11 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 9 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 9 (0.52%) ABAP
7 7 (0.41%) PHP
8 6 (0.35%) VBA
8 6 (0.35%) Python
9 5 (0.29%) Ruby
10 3 (0.17%) R
10 3 (0.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.12%) VB
11 2 (0.12%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.12%) COBOL
12 1 (0.058%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.058%) Scala
12 1 (0.058%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.058%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 337 (19.58%) PMI Certification
2 273 (15.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 256 (14.88%) PMP
4 186 (10.81%) Degree
5 178 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 102 (5.93%) Security Cleared
7 62 (3.60%) SC Cleared
8 50 (2.91%) ISEB
8 50 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
9 46 (2.67%) APMP
10 36 (2.09%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.22%) ISTQB
12 20 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (0.99%) CISSP
15 15 (0.87%) CCNA
16 12 (0.70%) MCSE
17 9 (0.52%) MCP
17 9 (0.52%) CISA
18 8 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.06%) QA
2 27 (1.57%) P3O
3 26 (1.51%) SLA
4 16 (0.93%) PMBOK
5 14 (0.81%) COBIT
6 9 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.35%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.29%) Basel III
9 5 (0.29%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.23%) Basel II
11 3 (0.17%) HL7
11 3 (0.17%) EMIR
12 2 (0.12%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.12%) GxP
12 2 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 54 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 33 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.35%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.23%) Varnish
6 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.17%) vSphere
6 3 (0.17%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.12%) XenApp
7 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.058%) UAG
8 1 (0.058%) XenServer
8 1 (0.058%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.058%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.058%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (0.52%) SCCM
2 8 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.46%) Puppet
3 4 (0.23%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.23%) CA LISA
4 3 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.12%) SCOM
6 1 (0.058%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.058%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.058%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.058%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.058%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.058%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.058%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 209 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 102 (5.93%) Oracle
3 89 (5.17%) SAP
4 58 (3.37%) VMware
5 53 (3.08%) Cisco
6 39 (2.27%) Citrix
7 35 (2.03%) IBM
8 27 (1.57%) HP
9 22 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
10 16 (0.93%) Business Objects
11 13 (0.76%) Adobe
11 13 (0.76%) WorldPay
12 11 (0.64%) Informatica
13 10 (0.58%) Sybase
13 10 (0.58%) Juniper
13 10 (0.58%) CheckPoint
13 10 (0.58%) Remedy
13 10 (0.58%) Pega
14 9 (0.52%) ServiceNow
14 9 (0.52%) Dell
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £400.00 - £415 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £600 - 660 per day + .
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £700 - 800 per day + .
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
AKH Resourcing
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago