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 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 319 337 274
Rank change year-on-year +18 -63  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 97 94 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.43% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.81% 2.57% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 59 115
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £345 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

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 3454 3658 3657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.66% 16.85% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2262 2532 2352
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 43 99
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -24.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

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 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 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 +11 20 £475 +3.82% 5
Westminster - 2 £450 -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 156 (94.55%) PRINCE2
2 98 (59.39%) Project Management
3 53 (32.12%) Finance
4 43 (26.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
7 28 (16.97%) Retail
8 27 (16.36%) PMP
8 27 (16.36%) PMI Certification
8 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
9 24 (14.55%) PMO
10 22 (13.33%) PRINCE
10 22 (13.33%) Banking
11 21 (12.73%) Migration
12 20 (12.12%) ITIL
13 18 (10.91%) Office 365
14 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
15 15 (9.09%) Data Centre
16 13 (7.88%) Legal
16 13 (7.88%) Windows
16 13 (7.88%) SharePoint
16 13 (7.88%) Active Directory
16 13 (7.88%) Degree
16 13 (7.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 11 (6.67%) Project Planning
17 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (6.67%) CRM
17 11 (6.67%) MS Visio
17 11 (6.67%) Change Management
17 11 (6.67%) Management Information System

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 13 (7.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.24%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.91%) Office 365
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.64%) SaaS
3 5 (3.03%) Yammer
4 3 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.82%) IaaS
4 3 (1.82%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.45%) LAN
1 9 (5.45%) WAN
2 7 (4.24%) Skype
3 4 (2.42%) Firewall
3 4 (2.42%) VoIP
4 2 (1.21%) DNS
4 2 (1.21%) SAN
4 2 (1.21%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.61%) DMZ
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.61%) PBX
5 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.61%) Power BI
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.42%) JIRA
General
1 53 (32.12%) Finance
2 28 (16.97%) Retail
3 22 (13.33%) Banking
4 13 (7.88%) Legal
5 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.64%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.42%) Back Office
7 4 (2.42%) Law
7 4 (2.42%) Marketing
8 3 (1.82%) Publishing
9 2 (1.21%) Billing
9 2 (1.21%) French Language
9 2 (1.21%) International Banking
9 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.21%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.61%) Advertising
10 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 114 (69.09%) Project Manager
2 16 (9.70%) IT Manager
2 16 (9.70%) IT Project Manager
3 15 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 14 (8.48%) Technical Project Manager
5 9 (5.45%) Applications Manager
5 9 (5.45%) Applications Project Manager
5 9 (5.45%) PMO Manager
6 8 (4.85%) Mobile Project Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Analyst
7 7 (4.24%) Business Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Implementation Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Migration Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Migration Project Manager
7 7 (4.24%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.64%) Data Manager
8 6 (3.64%) Deployment Manager
8 6 (3.64%) Implementation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) EDI
1 1 (0.61%) Middleware
1 1 (0.61%) Spring
1 1 (0.61%) Velocity
1 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.85%) NHS
5 7 (4.24%) CCTV
5 7 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.64%) EPoS
6 6 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.64%) PMI
7 5 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
8 4 (2.42%) Fintech
8 4 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.82%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.82%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.21%) CMDB
10 2 (1.21%) Derivative
10 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.88%) Windows
2 4 (2.42%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.82%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.21%) pSOS
4 2 (1.21%) Unix
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (94.55%) PRINCE2
2 98 (59.39%) Project Management
3 43 (26.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.33%) PRINCE
6 21 (12.73%) Migration
7 20 (12.12%) ITIL
8 13 (7.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (6.67%) Change Management
9 11 (6.67%) CRM
9 11 (6.67%) Project Planning
9 11 (6.67%) Scrum
10 10 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 10 (6.06%) Line Management
11 9 (5.45%) Analytics
11 9 (5.45%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.45%) SDLC
12 8 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.85%) Data Protection
13 7 (4.24%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.21%) Java
1 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
1 2 (1.21%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) C
2 1 (0.61%) PHP
2 1 (0.61%) Python
2 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (16.36%) PMI Certification
1 27 (16.36%) PMP
2 13 (7.88%) Degree
3 10 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.82%) MCSE
9 2 (1.21%) CISM
9 2 (1.21%) CISSP
9 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.61%) CFA
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.61%) ISEB
10 1 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.61%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.55%) PMO
2 5 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.42%) QA
4 3 (1.82%) GDPR
4 3 (1.82%) MiFID
5 2 (1.21%) BS25999
5 2 (1.21%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (1.21%) EMIR
5 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.21%) SLA
5 2 (1.21%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (7.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) SCCM
1 3 (1.82%) vCenter Server
2 2 (1.21%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.24%) Citrix
3 6 (3.64%) Cisco
4 5 (3.03%) Avaya
4 5 (3.03%) VMware
5 4 (2.42%) Concur
5 4 (2.42%) HP
5 4 (2.42%) SAP
6 3 (1.82%) LANDesk
6 3 (1.82%) Oracle
7 2 (1.21%) Cognos
7 2 (1.21%) hybris
7 2 (1.21%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) Adobe
8 1 (0.61%) Ariba
8 1 (0.61%) Etrali
8 1 (0.61%) iManage
8 1 (0.61%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.61%) NetApp
8 1 (0.61%) NICE Systems
South West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £225 to £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago