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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 50 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 878 1071 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.81% 4.42% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 5.69% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 730 621
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £51.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -59.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.65 £23.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.00 £37.80 £171.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £31.56 £27.45
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +14.95%
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
17875 18829 16333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.53% 77.63% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13142 13090 11224
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 231 320
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £13.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.50 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 -8 212 £438 -7.89% 58
Croydon +16 32 £450 +24.13%
Kingston Upon Thames - 13 £320 -
Uxbridge +2 8 £250 -21.87% 1
Hounslow +3 2 £388 -13.88%
Brentford -2 1 - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Enfield - - - - 2
Harrow - - - - 2
Beckenham - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 933 (51.46%) Project Management
2 607 (33.48%) Finance
3 449 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
4 385 (21.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 339 (18.70%) ITIL
6 308 (16.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 296 (16.33%) MS Project
8 257 (14.18%) PMI Certification
9 255 (14.07%) MS Excel
10 247 (13.62%) Microsoft
11 211 (11.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 207 (11.42%) Change Management
12 207 (11.42%) Banking
13 198 (10.92%) Degree
14 195 (10.76%) MS Office
15 191 (10.54%) PMP
16 166 (9.16%) Migration
17 165 (9.10%) Programme Management
18 160 (8.83%) Security Cleared
19 156 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
20 129 (7.12%) Project Planning
20 129 (7.12%) MS PowerPoint
21 120 (6.62%) Risk Management
22 119 (6.56%) MS Visio
23 118 (6.51%) SharePoint
24 116 (6.40%) PMI
24 116 (6.40%) Scrum
25 113 (6.23%) PRINCE
26 106 (5.85%) Service Management
26 106 (5.85%) Change Control

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 118 (6.51%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.27%) MS Project Server
3 20 (1.10%) CMS
4 16 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (0.55%) Lync
6 10 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (0.50%) IIS
7 9 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.22%) Drupal
10 3 (0.17%) Documentum
10 3 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.17%) Confluence
10 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 296 (16.33%) MS Project
2 255 (14.07%) MS Excel
3 195 (10.76%) MS Office
4 129 (7.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 119 (6.56%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.50%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.72%) SAP BPC
3 11 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.39%) CA Clarity
6 6 (0.33%) Agresso
6 6 (0.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 5 (0.28%) Endur
7 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.22%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.17%) Murex MxG2000
9 3 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.83%) SaaS
2 13 (0.72%) Office 365
3 6 (0.33%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.11%) IaaS
5 2 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.055%) Trello
6 1 (0.055%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.055%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.055%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.04%) WAN
2 30 (1.65%) LAN
3 25 (1.38%) Firewall
4 19 (1.05%) Intranet
4 19 (1.05%) VoIP
5 18 (0.99%) Internet
6 17 (0.94%) SAN
7 12 (0.66%) MPLS
8 11 (0.61%) Network Security
9 10 (0.55%) Unified Communications
9 10 (0.55%) VPN
10 9 (0.50%) DNS
10 9 (0.50%) BGP
10 9 (0.50%) 3G
11 8 (0.44%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.39%) OSPF
12 7 (0.39%) Extranet
13 5 (0.28%) Multicast
13 5 (0.28%) Wireless
13 5 (0.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 33 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (0.94%) SAP BW
4 13 (0.72%) Big Data
5 9 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.33%) EDRMS
8 5 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.22%) QlikView
9 4 (0.22%) MS Access
9 4 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.17%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 30 (1.65%) JIRA
2 10 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.22%) TestDirector
3 4 (0.22%) Toad
4 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.11%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.11%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.11%) Subversion
6 1 (0.055%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.055%) TestLink
6 1 (0.055%) Maven
6 1 (0.055%) JMeter
6 1 (0.055%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.055%) Ant
6 1 (0.055%) JUnit
6 1 (0.055%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.055%) RequisitePro
General
1 607 (33.48%) Finance
2 207 (11.42%) Banking
3 103 (5.68%) Retail
4 77 (4.25%) Telecoms
5 72 (3.97%) Investment Banking
6 60 (3.31%) Legal
7 51 (2.81%) Marketing
8 43 (2.37%) Law
9 38 (2.10%) Back Office
10 32 (1.77%) Local Government
11 27 (1.49%) Advertising
12 26 (1.43%) Publishing
13 21 (1.16%) Front Office
13 21 (1.16%) Games
14 20 (1.10%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.72%) Billing
17 11 (0.61%) Manufacturing
17 11 (0.61%) French Language
18 9 (0.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 961 (53.01%) Project Manager
2 254 (14.01%) Analyst
3 143 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 124 (6.84%) Senior Manager
5 111 (6.12%) Programme Manager
6 110 (6.07%) Senior Project Manager
7 78 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
8 70 (3.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 68 (3.75%) IT Project Manager
10 56 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 50 (2.76%) Technical Manager
12 42 (2.32%) Business Manager
13 41 (2.26%) PMO Analyst
14 38 (2.10%) Consultant
15 36 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
16 35 (1.93%) Service Manager
17 34 (1.88%) Change Manager
18 32 (1.77%) SAP Manager
18 32 (1.77%) Technical Project Manager
19 30 (1.65%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (0.88%) .NET
2 13 (0.72%) Middleware
3 10 (0.55%) HTML
4 8 (0.44%) XML
5 7 (0.39%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.39%) Web Services
6 6 (0.33%) CSS
6 6 (0.33%) JRules
7 5 (0.28%) J2EE
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (0.22%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.17%) SOAP
9 3 (0.17%) COM
9 3 (0.17%) WCF
10 2 (0.11%) REST
10 2 (0.11%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.11%) WPF
10 2 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.40%) PMI
3 92 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 64 (3.53%) NHS
5 42 (2.32%) Data Protection Act
6 17 (0.94%) Derivative
6 17 (0.94%) User Experience
7 15 (0.83%) Mathematics
7 15 (0.83%) Mobile App
8 14 (0.77%) Computer Science
8 14 (0.77%) Statistics
9 11 (0.61%) Online Games
9 11 (0.61%) Data Integration
10 9 (0.50%) EPoS
11 8 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (0.44%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.39%) Replication
12 7 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.39%) FMCG
12 7 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 95 (5.24%) Windows
2 29 (1.60%) UNIX
3 28 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 21 (1.16%) Linux
5 14 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.50%) Solaris
7 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.22%) Android
10 4 (0.22%) AIX
10 4 (0.22%) SUSE
11 3 (0.17%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.055%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (51.46%) Project Management
2 449 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
3 385 (21.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 339 (18.70%) ITIL
5 207 (11.42%) Change Management
6 166 (9.16%) Migration
7 165 (9.10%) Programme Management
8 129 (7.12%) Project Planning
9 120 (6.62%) Risk Management
10 116 (6.40%) Scrum
11 113 (6.23%) PRINCE
12 106 (5.85%) Service Management
12 106 (5.85%) Change Control
13 104 (5.74%) Business Analysis
14 83 (4.58%) Waterfall
15 80 (4.41%) Service Delivery
16 71 (3.92%) CRM
17 57 (3.14%) Data Protection
18 55 (3.03%) Six Sigma
19 53 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (3.53%) SQL
2 38 (2.10%) Java
3 21 (1.16%) C
4 13 (0.72%) PL/SQL
5 8 (0.44%) C#
5 8 (0.44%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.28%) ABAP
7 4 (0.22%) VBA
7 4 (0.22%) PHP
8 2 (0.11%) VB
8 2 (0.11%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.055%) C++
9 1 (0.055%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.055%) Python
9 1 (0.055%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 308 (16.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 257 (14.18%) PMI Certification
3 211 (11.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 198 (10.92%) Degree
5 191 (10.54%) PMP
6 160 (8.83%) Security Cleared
7 80 (4.41%) SC Cleared
8 76 (4.19%) ISEB
9 56 (3.09%) APMP
10 42 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
11 31 (1.71%) CISSP
12 17 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 15 (0.83%) CISA
13 15 (0.83%) CISM
14 13 (0.72%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.66%) ISTQB
15 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
17 10 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.52%) QA
2 38 (2.10%) P3O
3 23 (1.27%) SLA
4 15 (0.83%) COBIT
5 14 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.28%) FINREP
9 5 (0.28%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.17%) EMIR
11 3 (0.17%) CRD IV
11 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.11%) Basel II
13 1 (0.055%) COREP
13 1 (0.055%) GxP
13 1 (0.055%) HL7
13 1 (0.055%) Basel III
System Software
1 33 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (0.17%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.17%) vSphere
4 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) XenApp
5 2 (0.11%) UAG
5 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.055%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.055%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.055%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.055%) Squid
6 1 (0.055%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.055%) XenServer
6 1 (0.055%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.44%) SCCM
3 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.17%) SCOM
4 2 (0.11%) AppDNA
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.055%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.055%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.055%) Control-M
5 1 (0.055%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.055%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.055%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 247 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 102 (5.63%) Oracle
3 87 (4.80%) SAP
4 44 (2.43%) VMware
5 42 (2.32%) Cisco
6 36 (1.99%) HP
7 28 (1.54%) Citrix
7 28 (1.54%) IBM
8 15 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.72%) TOWER Software
10 11 (0.61%) Remedy
10 11 (0.61%) Progress
10 11 (0.61%) Cognos
11 10 (0.55%) Google
11 10 (0.55%) Business Objects
12 9 (0.50%) BMC
13 8 (0.44%) Yardi
14 7 (0.39%) Adobe
14 7 (0.39%) CheckPoint
14 7 (0.39%) Juniper
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Rate: From £150 to £175 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 325-375 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £440.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £318.06 - £397.57 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago