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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
England / London
Rank 331 285 267
Rank change year-on-year -46 -18  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 69 145 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 3.76% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 103 97
Median daily rate £450 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £608 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.17% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3338 3856 3537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.15% 17.49% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2261 2720 2315
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £611 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 49 85
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -15.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 10 £500 -13.79% 6
Croydon +9 1 £640 +265.71%
Westminster +6 1 £300 -
Canary Wharf -3 1 £450 -
West End of London - 1 £513 -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 118 (97.52%) PRINCE2
2 63 (52.07%) Project Management
3 45 (37.19%) Finance
4 38 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (23.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (22.31%) MS Project
7 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 16 (13.22%) PMI Certification
9 15 (12.40%) Change Management
9 15 (12.40%) Retail
10 14 (11.57%) Banking
10 14 (11.57%) ITIL
11 13 (10.74%) PMP
11 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
12 12 (9.92%) Degree
12 12 (9.92%) Windows
12 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
12 12 (9.92%) MS Visio
12 12 (9.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (9.92%) SDLC
12 12 (9.92%) PMO
13 11 (9.09%) Analytics
13 11 (9.09%) SharePoint
13 11 (9.09%) MS Office
13 11 (9.09%) PRINCE
13 11 (9.09%) Scrum
13 11 (9.09%) Migration
14 10 (8.26%) CRM
15 9 (7.44%) QA
15 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related 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 11 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (22.31%) MS Project
2 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.92%) MS Visio
3 11 (9.09%) MS Office
4 3 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.83%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.83%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Office 365
2 4 (3.31%) SaaS
3 3 (2.48%) Veeva
4 2 (1.65%) Force.com
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.83%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) LAN
2 7 (5.79%) WAN
3 5 (4.13%) Firewall
4 3 (2.48%) HTTP
5 2 (1.65%) SAN
5 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.83%) BGP
6 1 (0.83%) DMZ
6 1 (0.83%) Internet
6 1 (0.83%) Intranet
6 1 (0.83%) IPsec
6 1 (0.83%) OSPF
6 1 (0.83%) PBX
6 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.83%) Skype
6 1 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) VoIP
6 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.83%) Wireless
6 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.83%) Power BI
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) JIRA
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 45 (37.19%) Finance
2 15 (12.40%) Retail
3 14 (11.57%) Banking
4 5 (4.13%) Legal
4 5 (4.13%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.31%) Marketing
6 3 (2.48%) Advertising
6 3 (2.48%) Billing
6 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.65%) Back Office
7 2 (1.65%) Law
7 2 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.83%) Automotive
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Front Office
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (61.16%) Project Manager
2 14 (11.57%) IT Manager
3 13 (10.74%) Analyst
3 13 (10.74%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (7.44%) Business Manager
6 8 (6.61%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (6.61%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Migration Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Project Analyst
8 5 (4.13%) Project Officer
8 5 (4.13%) Project Support Officer
8 5 (4.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) COM
1 3 (2.48%) XML
2 2 (1.65%) Velocity
2 2 (1.65%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) Spring
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.61%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.79%) PMI
4 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.48%) Life Science
5 3 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.65%) CCTV
6 2 (1.65%) CMDB
6 2 (1.65%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.65%) Derivative
6 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.83%) EPoS
7 1 (0.83%) Fintech
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.83%) SCADA
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Linux
3 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.65%) pSOS
4 2 (1.65%) Unix
4 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (97.52%) PRINCE2
2 63 (52.07%) Project Management
3 38 (31.40%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (23.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (12.40%) Change Management
6 14 (11.57%) ITIL
7 12 (9.92%) SDLC
7 12 (9.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (9.09%) Analytics
8 11 (9.09%) Migration
8 11 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 11 (9.09%) Scrum
9 10 (8.26%) CRM
10 9 (7.44%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.61%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.61%) Data Protection
11 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.79%) Line Management
12 7 (5.79%) Supplier Management
12 7 (5.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) Java
2 3 (2.48%) C++
3 2 (1.65%) Apex Code
4 1 (0.83%) C
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (13.22%) PMI Certification
2 13 (10.74%) PMP
2 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
3 12 (9.92%) Degree
4 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.83%) APMP
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) HND
7 1 (0.83%) ISEB
7 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.92%) PMO
2 9 (7.44%) QA
3 3 (2.48%) GDPR
4 2 (1.65%) BS25999
4 2 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.65%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (1.65%) EMIR
4 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.65%) MiFID
4 2 (1.65%) SLA
4 2 (1.65%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.83%) XenApp
3 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) Cisco
3 5 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.31%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.31%) Citrix
4 4 (3.31%) HP
5 3 (2.48%) SAP
5 3 (2.48%) Siebel
6 2 (1.65%) Avaya
6 2 (1.65%) IBM
6 2 (1.65%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) ATG
7 1 (0.83%) Canon
7 1 (0.83%) Etrali
7 1 (0.83%) hybris
7 1 (0.83%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.83%) Juniper
7 1 (0.83%) Palo Alto
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £275 to £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £500 - £525 per day
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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