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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 550 495 490
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -5
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 66 90 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 58 51
Average daily rate
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£411 £395 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% -4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £353 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -9.03%
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
51713 48167 48748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.71% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 32673 29142 27386
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2096 2586
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -53 59 £413 +5.76% 24
London -7 24 £411 -8.61% 12
South East -47 8 £488 +62.50% 3
East of England -12 7 £463 +48.00% 2
North West -4 6 £290 -20.00%
South West -28 6 £350 -28.20% 3
Yorkshire -1 5 £383 - 2
Bedfordshire -9 5 £425 +13.33% 1
Bristol -11 4 £350 -28.20%
Wales - 4 - - 2
City of London +13 3 £495 -5.71% 5
West Yorkshire -1 2 £375 - 2
Berkshire -2 2 £575 +58.62%
Leeds -4 2 £375 - 1
Essex -7 2 £500 -
Manchester -9 2 £290 -
North East -32 2 £363 -3.33%
Hampshire -33 2 £588 +30.55% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Scotland -6 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - -
Surrey -17 1 - - 1
West Midlands -17 1 - - 1
York - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £390 -
Basingstoke - 1 £710 -
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
Gatwick - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Horsham - - - - 1

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 148 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 74 (50.00%) Project Management
3 40 (27.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 37 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (23.65%) Finance
6 31 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (12.16%) MS Project
8 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
9 16 (10.81%) PMI Certification
10 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
11 14 (9.46%) Risk Management
12 13 (8.78%) Change Management
12 13 (8.78%) PMP
12 13 (8.78%) ITIL
12 13 (8.78%) Project Planning
13 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.11%) PRINCE
13 12 (8.11%) Scrum
13 12 (8.11%) Legal
14 10 (6.76%) Migration
14 10 (6.76%) Retail
14 10 (6.76%) Waterfall
15 8 (5.41%) Change Control
15 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared
15 8 (5.41%) Banking
16 7 (4.73%) Windows
17 6 (4.05%) MS Office
17 6 (4.05%) SAP
17 6 (4.05%) MS Excel

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (12.16%) MS Project
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
2 6 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Agresso
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) LAN
1 2 (1.35%) VoIP
1 2 (1.35%) WAN
1 2 (1.35%) Intranet
1 2 (1.35%) Firewall
1 2 (1.35%) Wireless
2 1 (0.68%) VLAN
2 1 (0.68%) Network Security
2 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Extranet
2 1 (0.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.68%) DB2
1 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
1 1 (0.68%) EDRMS
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
General
1 35 (23.65%) Finance
2 12 (8.11%) Legal
3 10 (6.76%) Retail
4 8 (5.41%) Banking
5 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.38%) Law
6 5 (3.38%) Local Government
7 3 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.35%) Publishing
8 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.35%) Back Office
8 2 (1.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.68%) Automotive
9 1 (0.68%) Military
9 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) .NET
2 2 (1.35%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.05%) NHS
3 4 (2.70%) PMI
3 4 (2.70%) EPoS
3 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.68%) Blog
5 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.68%) Open Source
5 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.68%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) Clustering
5 1 (0.68%) CCTV
5 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.73%) Windows
2 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.03%) UNIX
3 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.68%) AIX
4 1 (0.68%) Linux
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 74 (50.00%) Project Management
3 37 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.46%) Risk Management
6 13 (8.78%) Change Management
6 13 (8.78%) ITIL
6 13 (8.78%) Project Planning
7 12 (8.11%) PRINCE
7 12 (8.11%) Scrum
8 10 (6.76%) Migration
8 10 (6.76%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.41%) Change Control
10 6 (4.05%) Supplier Management
10 6 (4.05%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.05%) Coaching
11 5 (3.38%) People Management
11 5 (3.38%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.38%) Matrix Management
12 4 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.35%) Java
1 2 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (27.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (11.49%) Security Cleared
3 16 (10.81%) PMI Certification
4 15 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (8.78%) PMP
6 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.05%) Degree
8 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.35%) APMP
9 1 (0.68%) MAPM
9 1 (0.68%) CCNA
9 1 (0.68%) CISSP
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CISA
9 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.35%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) GxP
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.05%) SAP
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle
4 4 (2.70%) Cisco
5 3 (2.03%) IBM
5 3 (2.03%) VMware
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.68%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.68%) Citrix
6 1 (0.68%) JDA
6 1 (0.68%) Novell
6 1 (0.68%) Veritas
6 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
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