Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 496 368 458
Rank change year-on-year -128 +90 +69
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 75 30 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% 0.91% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 60
10th Percentile £350 £314 £310
25th Percentile £403 £400 £369
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £510 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +7.37% +5.56% -2.70%
75th Percentile £588 £544 £538
90th Percentile £675 £633 £600
England median daily rate £461 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +8.53% +1.80% -1.76%

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 5,607 3,311 5,426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.00% 19.19% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,722 2,335 3,846
10th Percentile £362 £313 £300
25th Percentile £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £588 £600
90th Percentile £738 £672 £688
England median daily rate £520 £475 £466
% change year-on-year +9.47% +1.99% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 48 87
10th Percentile £18.00 £17.09 £18.31
25th Percentile £26.25 £25.16 £22.17
Median hourly rate £44.50 £35.75 £38.00
Median % change year-on-year +24.48% -5.92% +65.72%
75th Percentile £49.25 £54.25 £50.63
90th Percentile £60.53 £60.00 £52.70
England median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.75% +23.08% +23.04%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in London.

Daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in London

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in London.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -60 5 £500 -6.98% 1
West London - 1 £350 -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 74 (98.67%) PRINCE2
2 45 (60.00%) Project Management
3 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (42.67%) Finance
5 29 (38.67%) Project Delivery
6 24 (32.00%) PMI Certification
7 23 (30.67%) PMP
8 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
8 16 (21.33%) ITIL
8 16 (21.33%) Social Skills
9 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (16.00%) Windows
11 11 (14.67%) PRINCE
11 11 (14.67%) VMware
11 11 (14.67%) Change Management
11 11 (14.67%) Programme Management
11 11 (14.67%) Presentation Skills
11 11 (14.67%) PMO
12 9 (12.00%) Risk Management
12 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (12.00%) Banking
12 9 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 9 (12.00%) Business Case
12 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
13 8 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (10.67%) Degree
13 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
14 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
14 7 (9.33%) NHS
14 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Azure
1 5 (6.67%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (2.67%) Power Platform
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) Intranet
2 3 (4.00%) IPsec
2 3 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) Tableau
2 2 (2.67%) Power BI
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.33%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Social Skills
3 11 (14.67%) Presentation Skills
4 9 (12.00%) Banking
5 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Public Sector
6 4 (5.33%) Legal
7 3 (4.00%) Japanese Language
7 3 (4.00%) Local Government
7 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
8 2 (2.67%) Marketing
8 2 (2.67%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (2.67%) Public Speaking
8 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.33%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.33%) Law
9 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (65.33%) Project Manager
2 19 (25.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 19 (25.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 10 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 8 (10.67%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Transformation
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Transformation Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Digital Transformation Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 4 (5.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Transformation Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Transformation Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Middleware
2 3 (4.00%) HTML
2 3 (4.00%) JSON
2 3 (4.00%) XML
2 3 (4.00%) XSLT
3 1 (1.33%) Keras
3 1 (1.33%) Pandas
3 1 (1.33%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) NHS
1 7 (9.33%) Virtual Team
2 5 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.00%) CMDB
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) PMI
5 2 (2.67%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.33%) LIMS
6 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (98.67%) PRINCE2
2 45 (60.00%) Project Management
3 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (38.67%) Project Delivery
5 16 (21.33%) ITIL
6 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (14.67%) Change Management
7 11 (14.67%) PRINCE
7 11 (14.67%) Programme Management
8 9 (12.00%) Business Case
8 9 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 9 (12.00%) Risk Management
8 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.33%) Coaching
9 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.00%) Migration
10 6 (8.00%) Workflow
11 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (5.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.33%) C
2 1 (1.33%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (30.67%) PMP
3 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) RHCE
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.33%) PgMP
7 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) PMO
2 4 (5.33%) GRC
2 4 (5.33%) ISO 22301
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) GDPR
3 1 (1.33%) GxP
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.33%) P3O
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) VMware
3 7 (9.33%) Ping Identity
4 3 (4.00%) EMC
4 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.67%) Aderant
5 2 (2.67%) iManage
5 2 (2.67%) Intapp
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto