Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 451 449 308
Rank change year-on-year -2 -141 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 177 175 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.39% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.27% 2.24% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 120 236
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.66%
10th Percentile £293 £313 £313
90th Percentile £623 £601 £575
England median daily rate £415 £400 £419
% change year-on-year +3.75% -4.53% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £21.00
England median hourly rate £20.38 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% -18.18% -

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7782 7799 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.62% 17.22% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5177 5027 4993
London median daily rate £475 £458 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +2.81% +4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 110 146
London median hourly rate £20.25 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.30% -3.85% +14.29%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.48 £12.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.29
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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 +15 47 £513 -6.82% 4
South London -27 7 £469 +28.42%
West London -3 2 £410 -21.90% 1
East London -4 2 £475 - 3
North London - 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 177 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 99 (55.93%) Project Management
3 60 (33.90%) Finance
4 43 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (18.64%) Microsoft
7 28 (15.82%) Banking
8 27 (15.25%) Migration
9 26 (14.69%) PMI Certification
10 24 (13.56%) ITIL
11 22 (12.43%) PMP
12 21 (11.86%) Office 365
13 20 (11.30%) PRINCE
14 19 (10.73%) PMO
15 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Project
16 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Office
17 15 (8.47%) Change Management
17 15 (8.47%) Windows
18 14 (7.91%) PMI
18 14 (7.91%) Scrum
18 14 (7.91%) Retail
19 13 (7.34%) Programme Management
19 13 (7.34%) Degree
19 13 (7.34%) CRM
19 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (7.34%) Data Centre
20 12 (6.78%) Security Cleared
20 12 (6.78%) SaaS
20 12 (6.78%) Advertising
20 12 (6.78%) Project Planning

PRINCE2 Certification
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 10 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.39%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.13%) Apache
3 2 (1.13%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (9.04%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.13%) Chatbot
5 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.56%) HFM
3 1 (0.56%) Magento
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.56%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.86%) Office 365
2 12 (6.78%) SaaS
3 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.69%) IaaS
5 3 (1.69%) Yammer
6 2 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.13%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.56%) Akamai
7 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) Skype
2 4 (2.26%) LAN
2 4 (2.26%) WAN
3 3 (1.69%) Firewall
3 3 (1.69%) VoIP
4 2 (1.13%) iBeacon
4 2 (1.13%) Network Security
4 2 (1.13%) SMS
5 1 (0.56%) DNS
5 1 (0.56%) MPLS
5 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.13%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (2.82%) JIRA
2 3 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 60 (33.90%) Finance
2 28 (15.82%) Banking
3 14 (7.91%) Retail
4 12 (6.78%) Advertising
5 7 (3.95%) Back Office
5 7 (3.95%) Legal
6 5 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.69%) Law
9 2 (1.13%) French Language
9 2 (1.13%) Marketing
10 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.56%) Front Office
10 1 (0.56%) Games
10 1 (0.56%) International Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Local Government
10 1 (0.56%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 123 (69.49%) Project Manager
2 23 (12.99%) IT Manager
3 21 (11.86%) IT Project Manager
4 17 (9.60%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (9.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 10 (5.65%) HR Manager
6 10 (5.65%) Junior
6 10 (5.65%) Junior Project Manager
7 9 (5.08%) Analyst
7 9 (5.08%) Programme Manager
7 9 (5.08%) Senior Manager
7 9 (5.08%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.08%) Technical Project Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Agile Project Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Office 365 Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (3.95%) Security Manager
9 7 (3.95%) Security Project Manager
10 5 (2.82%) ERP Manager
10 5 (2.82%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.13%) Django
1 2 (1.13%) MXNet
1 2 (1.13%) REST
1 2 (1.13%) TensorFlow
1 2 (1.13%) Theano
1 2 (1.13%) XML
2 1 (0.56%) EDI
2 1 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) PMI
2 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.34%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.95%) NHS
4 6 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.26%) Fintech
5 4 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.26%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.13%) CCTV
7 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.13%) EPoS
7 2 (1.13%) Tandem
7 2 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.13%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.47%) Windows
2 7 (3.95%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.13%) Linux
3 2 (1.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.56%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 99 (55.93%) Project Management
3 43 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (15.25%) Migration
6 24 (13.56%) ITIL
7 20 (11.30%) PRINCE
8 15 (8.47%) Change Management
9 14 (7.91%) Scrum
10 13 (7.34%) CRM
10 13 (7.34%) Programme Management
11 12 (6.78%) Project Planning
12 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (6.21%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.65%) Asset Management
14 9 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (5.08%) ERP
15 8 (4.52%) Change Control
15 8 (4.52%) Data Migration
15 8 (4.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.69%) Python
2 2 (1.13%) C
2 2 (1.13%) C#
2 2 (1.13%) Java
2 2 (1.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.56%) PHP
3 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (14.69%) PMI Certification
2 22 (12.43%) PMP
3 13 (7.34%) Degree
4 12 (6.78%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.13%) CISM
8 2 (1.13%) CISSP
8 2 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.13%) MCSE
9 1 (0.56%) CCDP
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE
9 1 (0.56%) CCNP
9 1 (0.56%) CEH
9 1 (0.56%) CFA
9 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.73%) PMO
2 10 (5.65%) GDPR
3 6 (3.39%) MiFID
4 4 (2.26%) QA
5 3 (1.69%) SLA
6 1 (0.56%) DICOM
6 1 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.56%) EMIR
6 1 (0.56%) HL7
6 1 (0.56%) P3O
6 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.13%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.56%) vCloud
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (1.13%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.95%) VMware
3 6 (3.39%) Citrix
4 5 (2.82%) Cisco
4 5 (2.82%) Oracle
4 5 (2.82%) SAP
5 4 (2.26%) Dell
5 4 (2.26%) HP
5 4 (2.26%) NetApp
6 2 (1.13%) Avaya
6 2 (1.13%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.13%) CyberArk
6 2 (1.13%) FireEye
6 2 (1.13%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.13%) Planview
7 1 (0.56%) hybris
7 1 (0.56%) iManage
7 1 (0.56%) Northgate
7 1 (0.56%) Workday