The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 495 430 493
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +63
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 92 114 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 51
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £302 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 £34.97 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £34.97 -
% change year-on-year
+50.12% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -114 84 £394 -1.56% 16
London -47 34 £425 -5.55% 7
South East -5 30 £360 +10.76% 3
City of London -8 7 £425 - 2
Oxford +10 6 £381 -27.38% 1
Oxfordshire +3 6 £381 -27.38% 1
Surrey -8 6 £325 +1.40%
South West -18 6 £498 +32.66% 1
Kent - 6 £360 -
Berkshire -13 5 £340 +0.74%
Hampshire +6 4 £438 +45.59% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 4 £400 -20.07% 1
North West -19 4 £373 +2.75% 1
East of England -33 4 £398 +20.45% 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £400 - 1
Staines 0 2 - -
Scotland -5 2 £488 +21.87% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 2 £245 -34.66%
Wiltshire -18 2 £528 +40.66% 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 -
Wales - 2 £375 -
South Wales - 2 £375 -
North East - 2 £500 -
Somerset - 2 £499 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £500 -
Cardiff - 2 £375 -
Guildford - 2 £363 -
Crawley +6 1 £400 +14.28%
Cambridge +2 1 - -
Midlands 0 1 £375 -6.25%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 184 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 108 (58.70%) Project Management
3 50 (27.17%) Finance
4 43 (23.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (23.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 30 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 25 (13.59%) PRINCE
7 23 (12.50%) Migration
8 21 (11.41%) PMI Certification
8 21 (11.41%) ITIL
9 20 (10.87%) Change Management
10 16 (8.70%) Degree
10 16 (8.70%) Retail
10 16 (8.70%) PMP
11 15 (8.15%) MS Project
12 13 (7.07%) Budget Control
13 12 (6.52%) SAP
13 12 (6.52%) Windows
13 12 (6.52%) SharePoint
13 12 (6.52%) Microsoft
14 11 (5.98%) Scrum
14 11 (5.98%) MS Office
15 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
15 10 (5.43%) CRM
15 10 (5.43%) SAN
15 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
15 10 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (5.43%) Banking
15 10 (5.43%) Project Planning
16 9 (4.89%) Legal

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.54%) Lync
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (8.15%) MS Project
2 11 (5.98%) MS Office
3 10 (5.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.54%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Retail-J
3 1 (0.54%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.43%) SAN
2 4 (2.17%) LAN
2 4 (2.17%) WAN
3 3 (1.63%) 4G
3 3 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.63%) Wireless
3 3 (1.63%) Intranet
4 2 (1.09%) MPLS
4 2 (1.09%) Broadband
4 2 (1.09%) VoIP
4 2 (1.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.54%) LTE
5 1 (0.54%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.54%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.54%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.54%) 2G
5 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.54%) OSPF
5 1 (0.54%) 3G
5 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 50 (27.17%) Finance
2 16 (8.70%) Retail
3 10 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.43%) Banking
4 9 (4.89%) Legal
5 8 (4.35%) Publishing
6 7 (3.80%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.26%) Law
7 6 (3.26%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.17%) Marketing
9 3 (1.63%) Billing
9 3 (1.63%) Back Office
9 3 (1.63%) Automotive
9 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.09%) Electronics
10 2 (1.09%) Local Government
11 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.54%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.09%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) Velocity
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.26%) NHS
2 5 (2.72%) PMI
3 4 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.63%) GIS
5 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.09%) DTV
5 2 (1.09%) Derivative
5 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.09%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.09%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) FMCG
6 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.54%) EPoS
6 1 (0.54%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.52%) Windows
2 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (0.54%) UNIX
2 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 108 (58.70%) Project Management
3 43 (23.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (13.59%) PRINCE
5 23 (12.50%) Migration
6 21 (11.41%) ITIL
7 20 (10.87%) Change Management
8 13 (7.07%) Budget Control
9 11 (5.98%) Scrum
10 10 (5.43%) CRM
10 10 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.43%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.35%) Programme Management
11 8 (4.35%) Service Management
11 8 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (4.35%) Change Control
12 7 (3.80%) Test Scripting
12 7 (3.80%) Business Analysis
12 7 (3.80%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (0.54%) C++
2 1 (0.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (23.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 30 (16.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 21 (11.41%) PMI Certification
4 16 (8.70%) Degree
4 16 (8.70%) PMP
5 7 (3.80%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.72%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.63%) MAPM
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) P3O
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 8 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.35%) SCCM
1 8 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (0.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (6.52%) SAP
1 12 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.89%) VMware
2 9 (4.89%) Citrix
3 4 (2.17%) Oracle
3 4 (2.17%) Remedy
4 3 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (1.63%) Siebel
4 3 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.09%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.09%) IBM
5 2 (1.09%) BT
6 1 (0.54%) Planview
6 1 (0.54%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) BMC
6 1 (0.54%) Cerner
6 1 (0.54%) Novell
6 1 (0.54%) HP
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