Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 231 219
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 38 22 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.33% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.87% 2.13% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 38
City of London median daily rate £538 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +29.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £308 £264
90th Percentile £655 £613 £538
Central London median daily rate £513 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -6.82% +29.41% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £21.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £21.50

PRINCE2 Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 981 1035 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.96% 15.56% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 728 1023
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 30
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +3.54% +18.39%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.24
90th Percentile £29.64 £29.38 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 38 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 25 (65.79%) Project Management
2 25 (65.79%) Finance
3 17 (44.74%) Banking
4 12 (31.58%) PMI Certification
5 11 (28.95%) PMI
6 10 (26.32%) PMP
7 8 (21.05%) PRINCE
7 8 (21.05%) Advertising
8 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) Project Governance
10 4 (10.53%) PMO
10 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
11 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (7.89%) ITIL
11 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
11 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.89%) Scrum
11 3 (7.89%) Legal
11 3 (7.89%) Back Office
11 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
11 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
11 3 (7.89%) Degree
11 3 (7.89%) MiFID
11 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
11 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
11 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management

PRINCE2 Certification
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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Cerner Millennium
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
1 1 (2.63%) VoIP
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 17 (44.74%) Banking
3 8 (21.05%) Advertising
4 3 (7.89%) Back Office
4 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) French Language
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) International Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) IT Manager
2 7 (18.42%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Junior
3 6 (15.79%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) HR Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Security Project Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior IT Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 25 (65.79%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) PRINCE
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Project Governance
6 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.26%) RUP
7 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PHP
1 1 (2.63%) Python
1 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) PMI Certification
2 10 (26.32%) PMP
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CISM
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PMO
2 3 (7.89%) MiFID
3 2 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.26%) CyberArk
2 2 (5.26%) FireEye
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Avaya
3 1 (2.63%) Cerner
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) hybris
3 1 (2.63%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle