The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 155 181
Rank change year-on-year +14 +26  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 22 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.67% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.67% 1.97% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 20
Median daily rate £575 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -1.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £309 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £550 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £416 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +4.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 471 557 779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.38% 16.76% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 416 577
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 19
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.89 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% -14.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £16.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £93.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the City of London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner in the City of London.

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

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 38 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 22 (57.89%) Project Management
3 19 (50.00%) Finance
4 15 (39.47%) PMI Certification
5 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
5 11 (28.95%) PMP
5 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
6 10 (26.32%) Change Control
6 10 (26.32%) PMO
6 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (21.05%) Hedge funds
8 8 (21.05%) Financial Institution
9 7 (18.42%) ITIL
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle
9 7 (18.42%) AOP
9 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
10 6 (15.79%) Law
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 6 (15.79%) PMI
11 5 (13.16%) CRM
11 5 (13.16%) ISEB
11 5 (13.16%) Legal
11 5 (13.16%) Risk Management

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 6 (15.79%) Law
4 5 (13.16%) Legal
5 4 (10.53%) Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.63%) French Language
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) German Language
6 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Programme Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Transformation Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Security Architect
4 4 (10.53%) TOGAF Architect
5 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.89%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.26%) CRM Manager
6 2 (5.26%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Security Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Business Change Director
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Hedge funds
2 6 (15.79%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 22 (57.89%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Programme Management
4 10 (26.32%) Change Control
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (18.42%) AOP
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 5 (13.16%) CRM
8 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 4 (10.53%) Data Security
9 4 (10.53%) Dependency Management
9 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.53%) Security Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
10 3 (7.89%) Planning and Forecasting
10 3 (7.89%) Product Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) PMI Certification
2 11 (28.95%) PMP
2 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) ISEB
5 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) CISM
6 2 (5.26%) CISSP
7 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) PMO
2 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) iManage