The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE 2
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 21 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.65% 3.23% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 3.88% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £475 £493 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +1.02%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.80 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.42% -20.71%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 103 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 87.61% 83.06% 91.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 77 109
Median daily rate £535 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Canary Wharf

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Canary Wharf

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Canary Wharf.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Confluence
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) PMO
5 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) CMS
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Publishing
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Document Management
6 1 (10.00%) R
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (10.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (10.00%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) ERwin
2 1 (10.00%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Planning Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (10.00%) R
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CAPM
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy