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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager - PRINCE2
Rank 569 535 483
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -52
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 50 66 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 58
Average daily rate £425 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £409 £381
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 47 £429 +0.88% 23
London -8 21 £475 +5.55% 10
South East -5 11 £433 +1.76% 1
Berkshire +3 5 - -
Yorkshire -7 5 £375 -6.25% 2
West Midlands - 5 £431 - 3
Bracknell - 5 - -
Hampshire +6 4 £425 - 1
North West -17 4 £319 -12.67% 3
City of London - 4 £521 -
South Wales -7 2 £375 +19.04%
Wales -8 2 £375 +19.04%
Birmingham - 2 £488 - 2
Coventry - 2 £425 -
Lancashire - 2 £313 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £404 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £325 -
Blackpool - 2 £313 -
York - 2 £404 -
South West +2 1 £350 -29.64% 2
Canary Wharf -1 1 £450 -14.28%
Merseyside -3 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Surrey -6 1 £433 +1.76%
West Yorkshire -6 1 £388 -3.12% 2
Liverpool -9 1 £350 -22.22% 1
Cardiff -13 1 £400 +26.98%
Newport - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Sussex - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £445 -

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 78 (56.12%) Project Management
3 54 (38.85%) Finance
4 37 (26.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (17.27%) Microsoft
7 23 (16.55%) PMI Certification
7 23 (16.55%) Project Planning
8 22 (15.83%) MS Project
9 19 (13.67%) PMP
10 18 (12.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (12.23%) ITIL
11 17 (12.23%) Migration
12 16 (11.51%) Degree
13 15 (10.79%) SDLC
14 14 (10.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
15 12 (8.63%) Risk Management
15 12 (8.63%) Legal
15 12 (8.63%) Data Centre
16 11 (7.91%) APMP
17 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
17 10 (7.19%) PRINCE
18 8 (5.76%) Project Governance
18 8 (5.76%) Law
18 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
18 8 (5.76%) Windows
19 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
19 7 (5.04%) PMI
19 7 (5.04%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.16%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.44%) Lync
3 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Confluence
4 1 (0.72%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.83%) MS Project
2 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.32%) MS Office
5 4 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Sonata
1 5 (3.60%) Tercero
2 3 (2.16%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) Firewall
1 3 (2.16%) WAN
2 2 (1.44%) Internet
2 2 (1.44%) LAN
3 1 (0.72%) ATM
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.72%) Intranet
3 1 (0.72%) SAN
3 1 (0.72%) VoIP
3 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.72%) EDMS
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 54 (38.85%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Legal
3 8 (5.76%) Law
4 6 (4.32%) Banking
5 4 (2.88%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.16%) Local Government
6 3 (2.16%) Retail
7 2 (1.44%) Automotive
7 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 2 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.44%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.04%) PMI
3 6 (4.32%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.32%) Equities
4 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.16%) NHS
6 2 (1.44%) CCTV
6 2 (1.44%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.72%) Derivative
7 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.76%) Windows
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) Solaris
2 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 78 (56.12%) Project Management
3 37 (26.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (16.55%) Project Planning
6 17 (12.23%) ITIL
6 17 (12.23%) Migration
7 15 (10.79%) SDLC
8 12 (8.63%) Risk Management
8 12 (8.63%) Waterfall
9 10 (7.19%) PRINCE
10 8 (5.76%) Project Governance
11 7 (5.04%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.32%) Change Management
12 6 (4.32%) Coaching
12 6 (4.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 6 (4.32%) Scrum
13 5 (3.60%) Data Migration
13 5 (3.60%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (3.60%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.44%) C
2 1 (0.72%) Java
2 1 (0.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (16.55%) PMI Certification
2 19 (13.67%) PMP
3 18 (12.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (11.51%) Degree
5 14 (10.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (7.91%) APMP
7 7 (5.04%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.04%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.88%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.44%) MCITP
10 2 (1.44%) MCSE
10 2 (1.44%) MCTS
10 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.44%) PgMP
11 1 (0.72%) CISMP
11 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) HNC
11 1 (0.72%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.60%) Avaloq
3 3 (2.16%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.16%) Cisco
3 3 (2.16%) Lotus
3 3 (2.16%) Planview
3 3 (2.16%) SAP
4 2 (1.44%) Citrix
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle
4 2 (1.44%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) Aruba
5 1 (0.72%) Cognos
5 1 (0.72%) F5
5 1 (0.72%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.72%) NetApp
5 1 (0.72%) Northgate
5 1 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
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