The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 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 2
London / Croydon
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 5.52% 5.66% 12.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 6.10% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 14
Median daily rate £538 £440 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.15% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £315 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £554 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -1.21% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 139 246 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 85.28% 92.83% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 199 109
Median daily rate £450 £413 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Croydon

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Croydon over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Croydon

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Croydon region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 17 (85.00%) Project Management
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Service Management
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) Programme Governance
8 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (10.00%) Degree
9 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
9 2 (10.00%) CA PPM
9 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
9 2 (10.00%) People Management
9 2 (10.00%) PMBOK

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) CA PPM
1 2 (10.00%) Primavera
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Project Management
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) Line Management
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Governance
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) People Management
6 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) SAP