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 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 49 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 910 991 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.75% 3.92% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 5.05% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 685 638
Average daily rate
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£435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £20.65 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.70 £51.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £31.03 £23.79
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +30.44%
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
18814 19611 18641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.44% 77.66% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13635 13715 12720
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 233 330
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -4 202 £450 - 70
Croydon +8 55 £470 +30.55% 2
Uxbridge -9 10 £320 -36.00%
Canary Wharf +9 5 £393 -39.61%
Docklands, London -5 2 £550 -0.04% 2
Romford +2 1 £625 +4.16%
Bromley +2 1 - -
Hounslow 0 1 - - 4
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £225 -42.85%
Feltham -4 1 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Dagenham - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Thornton Heath - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Hackney - - - - 1
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 984 (50.98%) Project Management
2 622 (32.23%) Finance
3 508 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 401 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 360 (18.65%) ITIL
6 332 (17.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 279 (14.46%) MS Project
8 272 (14.09%) PMI Certification
9 271 (14.04%) Microsoft
10 249 (12.90%) MS Excel
11 216 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 214 (11.09%) Banking
13 198 (10.26%) Change Management
13 198 (10.26%) Degree
14 183 (9.48%) PMP
14 183 (9.48%) MS Office
15 176 (9.12%) Security Cleared
16 164 (8.50%) Migration
17 159 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
18 146 (7.56%) PMI
19 145 (7.51%) Programme Management
20 141 (7.31%) Scrum
21 137 (7.10%) Project Planning
22 136 (7.05%) Risk Management
22 136 (7.05%) SharePoint
23 133 (6.89%) PRINCE
23 133 (6.89%) MS PowerPoint
24 121 (6.27%) Windows
25 115 (5.96%) Business Analysis
26 108 (5.60%) MS Visio

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 136 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 34 (1.76%) CMS
3 25 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 14 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (0.73%) Lync
4 14 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (0.73%) MS Project Server
5 13 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (0.36%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.31%) Confluence
9 5 (0.26%) Drupal
10 4 (0.21%) LiveLink
10 4 (0.21%) Documentum
10 4 (0.21%) IIS
11 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.16%) JBoss
11 3 (0.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 279 (14.46%) MS Project
2 249 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 183 (9.48%) MS Office
4 133 (6.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 108 (5.60%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.41%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.10%) CorelDRAW
9 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 34 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.52%) CA Clarity
4 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.26%) Agresso
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.16%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (0.16%) assyst
8 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.16%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.67%) Office 365
2 12 (0.62%) SaaS
3 7 (0.36%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.16%) IaaS
4 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.052%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.052%) PaaS
6 1 (0.052%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.052%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.052%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.18%) WAN
2 35 (1.81%) LAN
3 31 (1.61%) Firewall
4 29 (1.50%) SAN
5 22 (1.14%) Intranet
6 21 (1.09%) Internet
7 20 (1.04%) Unified Communications
7 20 (1.04%) VoIP
8 14 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 12 (0.62%) Network Security
10 11 (0.57%) VPN
10 11 (0.57%) IP Telephony
11 10 (0.52%) MPLS
12 9 (0.47%) 3G
13 8 (0.41%) DNS
13 8 (0.41%) Extranet
14 7 (0.36%) BGP
15 6 (0.31%) Wireless
15 6 (0.31%) OSPF
15 6 (0.31%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (2.18%) SQL Server
2 38 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (0.73%) SAP BW
5 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (0.52%) Big Data
8 9 (0.47%) EDRMS
8 9 (0.47%) MS Access
9 8 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.41%) QlikView
9 8 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.36%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.31%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.26%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (1.50%) JIRA
2 8 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.21%) Toad
4 2 (0.10%) Subversion
4 2 (0.10%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.10%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.10%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.052%) TestLink
5 1 (0.052%) NeoLoad
5 1 (0.052%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.052%) MSI
5 1 (0.052%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.052%) XDE
5 1 (0.052%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.052%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.052%) Ant
5 1 (0.052%) JUnit
General
1 622 (32.23%) Finance
2 214 (11.09%) Banking
3 108 (5.60%) Retail
4 72 (3.73%) Investment Banking
5 63 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 58 (3.01%) Legal
7 54 (2.80%) Marketing
8 46 (2.38%) Law
9 38 (1.97%) Publishing
10 35 (1.81%) Back Office
11 30 (1.55%) Front Office
12 26 (1.35%) Local Government
13 25 (1.30%) Advertising
14 23 (1.19%) Games
15 17 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (0.88%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.67%) Manufacturing
17 11 (0.57%) Financial Institution
18 8 (0.41%) Billing
19 6 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1053 (54.56%) Project Manager
2 242 (12.54%) Analyst
3 133 (6.89%) Senior Manager
4 123 (6.37%) Senior Project Manager
5 117 (6.06%) Programme Manager
6 116 (6.01%) Business Analyst
7 81 (4.20%) Infrastructure Manager
8 79 (4.09%) IT Project Manager
9 77 (3.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 68 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 63 (3.26%) Technical Manager
12 50 (2.59%) PMO Analyst
13 48 (2.49%) Technical Project Manager
14 45 (2.33%) Business Manager
15 43 (2.23%) Change Manager
16 38 (1.97%) Coordinator
17 35 (1.81%) Consultant
18 34 (1.76%) Delivery Manager
19 30 (1.55%) Service Manager
19 30 (1.55%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.18%) .NET
2 24 (1.24%) XML
3 19 (0.98%) HTML
4 18 (0.93%) Web Services
5 15 (0.78%) JSP
6 10 (0.52%) CSS
7 9 (0.47%) SOAP
8 8 (0.41%) REST
8 8 (0.41%) Middleware
9 7 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.36%) J2EE
10 6 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (0.31%) Application Packaging
10 6 (0.31%) EJB
11 5 (0.26%) Struts
11 5 (0.26%) JMS
11 5 (0.26%) WPF
11 5 (0.26%) Spring
12 4 (0.21%) JRules
12 4 (0.21%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 159 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (7.56%) PMI
3 92 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.75%) NHS
5 41 (2.12%) Data Protection Act
6 19 (0.98%) User Experience
7 18 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 18 (0.93%) Derivative
7 18 (0.93%) Clustering
8 16 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 14 (0.73%) Statistics
10 13 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 13 (0.67%) Online Games
11 11 (0.57%) Social Media
12 10 (0.52%) Replication
13 9 (0.47%) AS400
13 9 (0.47%) FMCG
14 8 (0.41%) iSeries
14 8 (0.41%) Open Source
14 8 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 121 (6.27%) Windows
2 39 (2.02%) Windows 7
3 33 (1.71%) UNIX
4 30 (1.55%) Linux
5 26 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (0.52%) Solaris
9 5 (0.26%) Android
10 3 (0.16%) AIX
10 3 (0.16%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.10%) pSOS
11 2 (0.10%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.10%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.052%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.052%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.052%) VMS
12 1 (0.052%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 984 (50.98%) Project Management
2 508 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (20.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 360 (18.65%) ITIL
5 198 (10.26%) Change Management
6 164 (8.50%) Migration
7 145 (7.51%) Programme Management
8 141 (7.31%) Scrum
9 137 (7.10%) Project Planning
10 136 (7.05%) Risk Management
11 133 (6.89%) PRINCE
12 115 (5.96%) Business Analysis
13 105 (5.44%) Service Management
13 105 (5.44%) Change Control
14 85 (4.40%) Waterfall
15 80 (4.15%) Service Delivery
16 78 (4.04%) CRM
17 56 (2.90%) Data Protection
18 55 (2.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 55 (2.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (3.99%) SQL
2 54 (2.80%) Java
3 29 (1.50%) C
4 14 (0.73%) VBA
4 14 (0.73%) C#
5 12 (0.62%) PL/SQL
6 9 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 7 (0.36%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.31%) PHP
9 3 (0.16%) Perl
9 3 (0.16%) Python
9 3 (0.16%) Ruby
10 2 (0.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.10%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.10%) VB
10 2 (0.10%) ABAP
11 1 (0.052%) C++
11 1 (0.052%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 332 (17.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 272 (14.09%) PMI Certification
3 216 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 198 (10.26%) Degree
5 183 (9.48%) PMP
6 176 (9.12%) Security Cleared
7 105 (5.44%) SC Cleared
8 61 (3.16%) ISEB
9 49 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
10 42 (2.18%) APMP
11 30 (1.55%) CISSP
12 20 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
14 16 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 14 (0.73%) CISA
17 12 (0.62%) CISM
18 11 (0.57%) CCNA
19 10 (0.52%) DV Cleared
19 10 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.09%) QA
2 31 (1.61%) P3O
3 30 (1.55%) COBIT
4 19 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.88%) SLA
6 13 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.62%) EMIR
8 11 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
9 7 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.26%) Data Quality
11 4 (0.21%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.21%) FINREP
12 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.10%) Basel III
13 2 (0.10%) MiFID
13 2 (0.10%) Basel II
13 2 (0.10%) COREP
13 2 (0.10%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.052%) WCAG
System Software
1 31 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.21%) vSphere
3 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.10%) XenApp
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.10%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.10%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.052%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.052%) Squid
5 1 (0.052%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (0.47%) SCCM
2 7 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.21%) SCOM
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.10%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.10%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.10%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.10%) AppDNA
5 2 (0.10%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.052%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.052%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.052%) Control-M
6 1 (0.052%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.052%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.052%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 271 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 102 (5.28%) Oracle
3 84 (4.35%) SAP
4 59 (3.06%) Cisco
5 42 (2.18%) VMware
6 38 (1.97%) IBM
7 35 (1.81%) HP
8 33 (1.71%) Citrix
9 18 (0.93%) Cognos
10 17 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (0.83%) CheckPoint
11 16 (0.83%) Business Objects
12 11 (0.57%) TOWER Software
13 10 (0.52%) Google
14 9 (0.47%) Remedy
14 9 (0.47%) Juniper
14 9 (0.47%) BMC
14 9 (0.47%) Adobe
14 9 (0.47%) Siebel
15 8 (0.41%) Open Text
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £360 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Advantage XPO
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £45k - 55k per year + Pro-Rata
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
JWResource
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago