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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 509 475 476
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 80 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 59 55
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £460 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £369 £425
% change year-on-year
+22.03% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -15 77 £425 +13.33% 18
London +9 43 £423 +5.62% 5
City of London +25 9 £349 -22.50% 3
South East -24 9 £450 +18.42% 4
South West -30 8 £538 +53.57% 2
West Midlands -12 5 £383 +28.57% 3
East of England -24 5 £413 +9.27% 1
Devon - 4 £550 - 1
Surrey -1 3 £325 - 1
North West -7 3 £385 +10.00% 1
Berkshire +4 2 £500 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire 0 2 - - 1
Hampshire -8 2 £450 -
South Wales -14 2 £343 -8.66% 1
Wales -15 2 £343 -8.66% 1
Bristol -17 2 £275 -11.29% 1
Bedfordshire -21 2 £505 +55.38% 1
Crawley -1 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 £288 - 1
West Sussex -8 1 - - 1
Birmingham -8 1 £340 +14.28% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 1 £475 +5.55%
Tyne and Wear -20 1 £475 +5.55%
North East -20 1 £475 +5.55%
Leicestershire - 1 £288 -
Middlesex - 1 £528 -
Solihull - 1 £425 -
Weybridge - 1 £350 -
Exeter - 1 £375 -
Glasgow - - - -

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 162 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 94 (58.02%) Project Management
3 43 (26.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 42 (25.93%) Finance
4 42 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 23 (14.20%) ITIL
7 22 (13.58%) Change Management
8 21 (12.96%) PRINCE
9 20 (12.35%) PMP
10 18 (11.11%) Legal
11 15 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (8.64%) Microsoft
13 13 (8.02%) SAP
13 13 (8.02%) Law
13 13 (8.02%) Migration
14 12 (7.41%) Risk Management
14 12 (7.41%) MS Project
15 11 (6.79%) Scrum
15 11 (6.79%) Retail
15 11 (6.79%) Degree
16 10 (6.17%) Project Planning
17 9 (5.56%) Change Control
17 9 (5.56%) Banking
18 8 (4.94%) Publishing
18 8 (4.94%) MS Office
18 8 (4.94%) Windows
18 8 (4.94%) NHS
19 7 (4.32%) PMI

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.62%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Project
2 8 (4.94%) MS Office
3 7 (4.32%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.62%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Agresso
2 1 (0.62%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.47%) SAN
1 4 (2.47%) Intranet
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Extranet
2 2 (1.23%) MPLS
2 2 (1.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.62%) Wireless
3 1 (0.62%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.62%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.62%) LAN
3 1 (0.62%) VoIP
3 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.62%) DB2
2 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
General
1 42 (25.93%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Legal
3 13 (8.02%) Law
4 11 (6.79%) Retail
5 9 (5.56%) Banking
6 8 (4.94%) Publishing
7 7 (4.32%) Local Government
8 6 (3.70%) Telecoms
9 5 (3.09%) Marketing
10 3 (1.85%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.85%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.23%) Automotive
11 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.23%) Back Office
11 2 (1.23%) Electronics
11 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.62%) Advertising
12 1 (0.62%) Military
12 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.62%) Web Services
2 1 (0.62%) Middleware
2 1 (0.62%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.62%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.94%) NHS
2 7 (4.32%) PMI
3 3 (1.85%) GIS
4 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.23%) EPoS
4 2 (1.23%) DTV
5 1 (0.62%) Clustering
5 1 (0.62%) Statistics
5 1 (0.62%) Blog
5 1 (0.62%) FMCG
5 1 (0.62%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.62%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.62%) Open Source
5 1 (0.62%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.94%) Windows
2 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) AIX
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 94 (58.02%) Project Management
3 42 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (14.20%) ITIL
5 22 (13.58%) Change Management
6 21 (12.96%) PRINCE
7 14 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.02%) Migration
9 12 (7.41%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.79%) Scrum
11 10 (6.17%) Project Planning
12 9 (5.56%) Change Control
13 7 (4.32%) Waterfall
14 6 (3.70%) Budget Control
14 6 (3.70%) Supplier Management
14 6 (3.70%) Programme Management
14 6 (3.70%) Service Management
14 6 (3.70%) CRM
14 6 (3.70%) E-Commerce
15 5 (3.09%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (0.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (26.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 27 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 20 (12.35%) PMP
4 15 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (6.79%) Degree
6 7 (4.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.47%) MAPM
9 1 (0.62%) CISA
9 1 (0.62%) MBA
9 1 (0.62%) CISSP
9 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.62%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.62%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) P3O
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.62%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) SCCM
1 2 (1.23%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) OpenView
2 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.02%) SAP
3 4 (2.47%) VMware
4 3 (1.85%) Citrix
5 2 (1.23%) Remedy
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle
6 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.62%) HP
6 1 (0.62%) Dell
6 1 (0.62%) JBoss
6 1 (0.62%) Siebel
6 1 (0.62%) Cisco
6 1 (0.62%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) BT
6 1 (0.62%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.62%) Planview
6 1 (0.62%) BMC
6 1 (0.62%) Cerner
6 1 (0.62%) Novell
6 1 (0.62%) Veritas
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