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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 519 469 454
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -15
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 58 89 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 51
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £252 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50

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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 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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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 -59 50 £438 +9.37% 20
South East -25 18 £425 +13.33% 3
London -36 17 £425 -3.40% 7
Berkshire +4 5 £475 +11.76%
Wales -11 5 £315 -
Surrey -10 4 £425 +21.42%
Reading +12 3 £450 +5.88%
West Yorkshire +2 3 £400 -22.33% 2
Yorkshire -2 3 £400 -10.11% 4
East of England -3 3 £475 +90.00% 1
North West -16 3 £550 +15.78% 2
Oxfordshire -20 3 £450 +91.48% 1
Leeds - 3 £400 - 1
Guildford - 3 £425 -
South West -18 2 £498 +24.37% 2
Oxford -20 2 - - 1
Hampshire -20 2 £419 -7.96% 2
Plymouth - 2 £498 -
Devon - 2 £498 -
West Sussex - 2 £365 -
South Wales -8 1 £315 -
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £388 -8.82%
Cambridgeshire -14 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £550 -
Essex - 1 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 - 1
Crawley - 1 £418 -
Gatwick - 1 £313 -
Cardiff - 1 £315 -
Warrington - 1 £550 -

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 63 (50.81%) Project Management
3 40 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (29.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 35 (28.23%) Finance
6 23 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (16.13%) Security Cleared
8 18 (14.52%) MS Project
9 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (8.87%) Project Planning
11 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
11 10 (8.06%) PMP
11 10 (8.06%) PMI Certification
11 10 (8.06%) Retail
12 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.26%) Scrum
12 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
13 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (6.45%) ITIL
14 7 (5.65%) PRINCE
14 7 (5.65%) Programme Management
15 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
15 6 (4.84%) MS Office
15 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
15 6 (4.84%) Matrix Management
16 5 (4.03%) Degree
16 5 (4.03%) Waterfall
16 5 (4.03%) Change Control
16 5 (4.03%) Coaching
16 5 (4.03%) Oracle

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) MS Project
2 6 (4.84%) MS Office
2 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Agresso
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) LAN
1 3 (2.42%) WAN
2 2 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) LTE
3 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.81%) 4G
3 1 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.81%) VoIP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.81%) Wireless
3 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.81%) EDRMS
General
1 35 (28.23%) Finance
2 10 (8.06%) Retail
3 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.03%) Law
4 5 (4.03%) Legal
5 3 (2.42%) Banking
6 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) EPoS
3 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.61%) NHS
4 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.81%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.81%) DTV
5 1 (0.81%) PMI
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) Handset
5 1 (0.81%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.03%) Windows
2 3 (2.42%) Android
2 3 (2.42%) UNIX
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.81%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.81%) AIX
3 1 (0.81%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 63 (50.81%) Project Management
3 40 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.87%) Project Planning
6 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
6 9 (7.26%) Scrum
7 8 (6.45%) ITIL
8 7 (5.65%) PRINCE
8 7 (5.65%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.84%) Matrix Management
10 5 (4.03%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.03%) Change Control
10 5 (4.03%) Coaching
10 5 (4.03%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.03%) Change Management
10 5 (4.03%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (4.03%) Migration
11 4 (3.23%) Supplier Management
11 4 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.61%) Java
1 2 (1.61%) SQL
2 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (29.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (8.06%) PMP
4 10 (8.06%) PMI Certification
5 9 (7.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.03%) Degree
7 2 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.81%) APMP
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.81%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) GxP
3 1 (0.81%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle
3 4 (3.23%) Cisco
3 4 (3.23%) SAP
4 3 (2.42%) IBM
4 3 (2.42%) VMware
5 2 (1.61%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.81%) Websense
6 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.81%) Dell
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix
6 1 (0.81%) JDA
6 1 (0.81%) Veritas
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