The table below looks at the statistics for the PRINCE2 Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 539 493 506
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +13
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 75 85 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 57
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.05

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52507 48877 54297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.85% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32079 29293 30388
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2078 2690
Average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager within the UK.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager within the UK.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
England -32 70 £400 -0.06% 27
London +13 36 £413 -8.33% 11
South East -17 9 £420 -1.17% 8
City of London +19 7 £375 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire +4 7 £390 +26.82% 3
South West -19 7 £375 -
South Yorkshire +10 4 £390 +26.82%
East of England -25 4 £413 +33.06% 1
Bristol - 4 £275 -
North West -7 3 £338 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -15 3 £340 -8.10% 1
Wales - 3 £363 - 1
Berkshire +4 2 £438 +9.37% 1
Manchester -14 2 £290 - 1
Bedfordshire -17 2 £388 +3.33%
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £363 - 1
Cheshire +2 1 £385 +2.66% 1
Dorset 0 1 - -
Surrey -6 1 - - 2
Essex -10 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £375 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £413 -
Brighton - 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £340 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £288 -
Kent - 1 £300 -
Leicestershire - 1 £288 -
Northamptonshire - - - -

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title.

1 143 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 77 (53.85%) Project Management
3 42 (29.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 34 (23.78%) Finance
5 33 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (13.29%) PMI Certification
7 19 (13.29%) ITIL
8 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
9 16 (11.19%) Change Management
9 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (10.49%) PMP
10 15 (10.49%) MS Project
11 13 (9.09%) Legal
12 12 (8.39%) Retail
12 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
13 11 (7.69%) PRINCE
14 10 (6.99%) Windows
14 10 (6.99%) Migration
15 9 (6.29%) Scrum
15 9 (6.29%) SAP
15 9 (6.29%) Security Cleared
15 9 (6.29%) Project Planning
15 9 (6.29%) Degree
16 8 (5.59%) Local Government
16 8 (5.59%) Banking
16 8 (5.59%) Waterfall
16 8 (5.59%) MS Excel
16 8 (5.59%) NHS
16 8 (5.59%) Law

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) MS Project
2 8 (5.59%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.20%) MS Office
4 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Agresso
1 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.70%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) Intranet
1 3 (2.10%) SAN
1 3 (2.10%) Firewall
2 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.40%) Wireless
2 2 (1.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) LAN
2 2 (1.40%) VoIP
2 2 (1.40%) WAN
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) Extranet
3 1 (0.70%) Network Security
3 1 (0.70%) VLAN
3 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) DB2
2 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 34 (23.78%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Legal
3 12 (8.39%) Retail
4 8 (5.59%) Local Government
4 8 (5.59%) Banking
4 8 (5.59%) Law
5 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.10%) Automotive
6 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.40%) Billing
7 2 (1.40%) Back Office
7 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.70%) Front Office
8 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.70%) Electronics
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Military
8 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) .NET
2 2 (1.40%) Web Services
3 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.59%) NHS
2 6 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.80%) PMI
4 4 (2.80%) EPoS
5 2 (1.40%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.70%) DTV
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Blog
6 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.70%) CCTV
6 1 (0.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) Windows
2 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.10%) UNIX
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.40%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 77 (53.85%) Project Management
3 33 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (21.68%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.29%) ITIL
6 16 (11.19%) Change Management
7 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
8 11 (7.69%) PRINCE
9 10 (6.99%) Migration
10 9 (6.29%) Scrum
10 9 (6.29%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.59%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.90%) Change Control
13 6 (4.20%) Supplier Management
13 6 (4.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (3.50%) CRM
14 5 (3.50%) Service Delivery
15 4 (2.80%) Portfolio Management
15 4 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (2.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.10%) Java
2 2 (1.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (29.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (13.29%) PMI Certification
3 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (10.49%) PMP
5 9 (6.29%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.29%) Degree
6 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) CCNA
8 1 (0.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.70%) CISA
8 1 (0.70%) MAPM
8 1 (0.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.70%) SCCM
1 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.29%) SAP
3 4 (2.80%) VMware
3 4 (2.80%) Cisco
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.40%) Citrix
4 2 (1.40%) IBM
5 1 (0.70%) Remedy
5 1 (0.70%) Cerner
5 1 (0.70%) JDA
5 1 (0.70%) Novell
5 1 (0.70%) Veritas
5 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.70%) Dell
5 1 (0.70%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.70%) RedPrairie
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
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London
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Manchester, Lancashire
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London
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London
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East Sussex
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