Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 23 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.

PRINCE
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 493 466 394
Rank change year-on-year -27 -72 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 143 153 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.34% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.39% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 109 168
London median daily rate £450 £484 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.02% +7.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £309
90th Percentile £625 £651 £700
England median daily rate £438 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.59% -0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
London median hourly rate - £25.69 £99.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -74.18% +222.84%
England median hourly rate £24.02 £25.69 £28.69
% change year-on-year -6.50% -10.46% +4.33%

PRINCE is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40964 38955 39069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.95% 86.20% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29788 27920 27910
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 408 469
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.77 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +8.83% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.32 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.45 £50.04 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PRINCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in London

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in London

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in London

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in London

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +22 37 £450 +5.88% 6
East London - 10 £550 -
West London -7 5 £425 -16.79% 1
South London -31 2 £488 -
PRINCE
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 86 (60.14%) Project Management
2 71 (49.65%) Finance
2 71 (49.65%) PRINCE2
3 60 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (30.07%) PMP
5 40 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (27.27%) PMI Certification
7 32 (22.38%) Banking
8 24 (16.78%) PMI
9 23 (16.08%) Microsoft
9 23 (16.08%) Change Management
10 21 (14.69%) Migration
11 20 (13.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (13.99%) Degree
12 18 (12.59%) ITIL
13 16 (11.19%) Risk Management
14 15 (10.49%) Scrum
14 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (9.79%) Project Planning
15 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (9.09%) PMO
16 13 (9.09%) Retail
17 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Project
17 12 (8.39%) Advertising
18 11 (7.69%) MS Visio
18 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (6.99%) Analytics
19 10 (6.99%) Legal
20 9 (6.29%) Programme Management
20 9 (6.29%) SQL

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.20%) Apache
2 6 (4.20%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.10%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.40%) IIS
4 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.20%) Chatbot
5 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (3.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.70%) SunGard GMI
2 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.29%) Office 365
2 6 (4.20%) Dialogflow
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.70%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.10%) DHCP
1 3 (2.10%) DNS
1 3 (2.10%) IP Telephony
1 3 (2.10%) LAN
1 3 (2.10%) SAN
1 3 (2.10%) Skype
1 3 (2.10%) SMS
1 3 (2.10%) WAN
2 2 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.40%) DMVPN
2 2 (1.40%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) MPLS
2 2 (1.40%) NAS
2 2 (1.40%) VoIP
3 1 (0.70%) Broadband
3 1 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
3 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.70%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.10%) JIRA
General
1 71 (49.65%) Finance
2 32 (22.38%) Banking
3 13 (9.09%) Retail
4 12 (8.39%) Advertising
5 10 (6.99%) Legal
6 9 (6.29%) Investment Banking
7 6 (4.20%) Back Office
8 5 (3.50%) Marketing
9 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
10 3 (2.10%) Financial Institution
10 3 (2.10%) Law
11 2 (1.40%) French Language
11 2 (1.40%) Front Office
11 2 (1.40%) International Banking
11 2 (1.40%) Local Government
11 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.70%) Military
12 1 (0.70%) Publishing
12 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 16 (11.19%) Analyst
3 13 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) IT Manager
6 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 9 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
6 9 (6.29%) Programme Manager
7 8 (5.59%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.90%) HR Manager
8 7 (4.90%) Junior
8 7 (4.90%) Junior Project Manager
8 7 (4.90%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Consultant
9 6 (4.20%) Project Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (3.50%) Business Manager
10 5 (3.50%) Change Manager
10 5 (3.50%) Investment Banking Project Manager
11 4 (2.80%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) Django
1 6 (4.20%) MXNet
1 6 (4.20%) Natural Language Processing
1 6 (4.20%) REST
1 6 (4.20%) TensorFlow
1 6 (4.20%) Theano
1 6 (4.20%) XML
2 1 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.78%) PMI
2 11 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.80%) FMCG
5 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.80%) User Experience
6 3 (2.10%) Fintech
6 3 (2.10%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.40%) Equities
7 2 (1.40%) NHS
7 2 (1.40%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.70%) CCTV
8 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.70%) Derivative
8 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.70%) IVR
8 1 (0.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.59%) Windows
2 6 (4.20%) Linux
3 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.10%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (60.14%) Project Management
2 71 (49.65%) PRINCE2
3 60 (41.96%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (27.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (16.08%) Change Management
6 21 (14.69%) Migration
7 18 (12.59%) ITIL
8 16 (11.19%) Risk Management
9 15 (10.49%) Scrum
10 14 (9.79%) Project Planning
10 14 (9.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (6.99%) Analytics
12 9 (6.29%) Change Control
12 9 (6.29%) DevOps
12 9 (6.29%) Programme Management
12 9 (6.29%) Project Governance
13 7 (4.90%) Information Security
13 7 (4.90%) Open Source
13 7 (4.90%) Product Management
13 7 (4.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.29%) SQL
2 6 (4.20%) C#
2 6 (4.20%) Java
2 6 (4.20%) JavaScript
2 6 (4.20%) Python
3 3 (2.10%) C
4 1 (0.70%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 43 (30.07%) PMP
2 39 (27.27%) PMI Certification
3 20 (13.99%) Degree
3 20 (13.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.50%) CCNA
5 5 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.50%) MCSA
5 5 (3.50%) MCSE
6 4 (2.80%) APMP
6 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.10%) CISM
7 3 (2.10%) CISSP
8 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.40%) IIBA
8 2 (1.40%) MCITP
8 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.70%) APMG
9 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.09%) PMO
2 5 (3.50%) GDPR
3 4 (2.80%) MiFID
4 3 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.10%) QA
5 2 (1.40%) EMIR
5 2 (1.40%) SEPA
5 2 (1.40%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.70%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) vCloud
3 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.50%) Cisco
3 4 (2.80%) Citrix
4 3 (2.10%) AppDynamics
4 3 (2.10%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.10%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.10%) Splunk
4 3 (2.10%) VMware
5 2 (1.40%) Avaya
5 2 (1.40%) NEC
5 2 (1.40%) Riverbed
5 2 (1.40%) SAP
5 2 (1.40%) ScanSafe
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe
6 1 (0.70%) CommVault
6 1 (0.70%) HP
6 1 (0.70%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle
6 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.70%) SunGard