Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 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
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 119 205
Rank change year-on-year -55 +86 +32
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 7 3 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.29% 0.84% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 12
10th Percentile £413 " £387
25th Percentile £467 £531 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £538 £450
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +19.44% +3.45%
75th Percentile £636 £556 £523
90th Percentile £713 £564 £616
Central London median daily rate £545 £538 £450
% change year-on-year +1.40% +19.44% -10.00%

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 543 357 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.50% 17.93% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 245 678
10th Percentile £325 £298 £288
25th Percentile £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £594 £613
90th Percentile £700 £663 £694
Central London median daily rate £540 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
10th Percentile £19.65 £24.30 £10.50
25th Percentile £21.25 £27.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +75.61% +9.63%
75th Percentile £51.75 £39.25 £38.51
90th Percentile £63.35 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.17% +60.00% +20.32%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
5 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Reinsurance
5 2 (28.57%) PMO
5 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (28.57%) Insurtech
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
6 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Architecture Roadmap
6 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) VMware

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Reinsurance
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Fund Management
4 2 (28.57%) Insurtech
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Architecture Roadmap
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware