The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 26 April 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
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 143 161
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 13 15 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.43% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.49% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 24
Median daily rate £513 £500 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £441 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £677 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £421 £405
% change year-on-year +0.86% +4.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.78 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +37.50% -19.19%  

PRINCE 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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2755 3035 4448
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 86.01% 87.39% 82.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2108 2464 3437
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 38
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.92% -28.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the City of London

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in the City of London

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in the City of London

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 City of London region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (21.43%) PMI
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) PMP
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (7.14%) CloudStack
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
1 3 (21.43%) PMI
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) GCIA
4 1 (7.14%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) COSO
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
2 1 (7.14%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Netezza
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) Redback
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago