The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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 Practitioner
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 338 336
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 73 90 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 2.44% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 72 74
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £416 £411
% change year-on-year -0.30% +1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 3432 3693 3573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.49% 16.96% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 2560 2300
Median daily rate £475 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 43 91
Median hourly rate £18.85 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.89% -24.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in London

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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 +10 22 £575 +35.29% 4
Brentford - 3 £425 -
West End of London +10 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 £488 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 165 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 103 (62.42%) Project Management
3 63 (38.18%) Finance
4 55 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (27.88%) PMI Certification
6 41 (24.85%) ITIL
6 41 (24.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 37 (22.42%) PMP
8 29 (17.58%) Programme Management
9 27 (16.36%) Security Cleared
10 26 (15.76%) Microsoft
11 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Excel
12 20 (12.12%) Law
12 20 (12.12%) Change Control
13 19 (11.52%) Risk Management
14 18 (10.91%) Scrum
14 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (10.91%) Dependency Management
15 17 (10.30%) Change Management
16 16 (9.70%) PMI
16 16 (9.70%) PMO
17 15 (9.09%) ITIL V3
17 15 (9.09%) SharePoint
17 15 (9.09%) Banking
18 14 (8.48%) Dynamics CRM
18 14 (8.48%) Financial Institution
18 14 (8.48%) CRM
19 13 (7.88%) ISEB
19 13 (7.88%) Legal
19 13 (7.88%) Matrix Management

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 15 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.24%) Confluence
3 5 (3.03%) CMS
4 3 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.82%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.21%) Documentum
Applications
1 23 (13.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.24%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.61%) SystmOne
3 1 (0.61%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.27%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (6.06%) Office 365
3 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.06%) WAN
2 9 (5.45%) LAN
3 4 (2.42%) Network Security
3 4 (2.42%) VoIP
4 3 (1.82%) Skype
5 2 (1.21%) 4G
5 2 (1.21%) Firewall
5 2 (1.21%) Intranet
5 2 (1.21%) LTE
5 2 (1.21%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.21%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.61%) BGP
6 1 (0.61%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.61%) ICMP
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) IPv4
6 1 (0.61%) IPv6
6 1 (0.61%) OSPF
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.82%) GIS
1 3 (1.82%) Power BI
1 3 (1.82%) SAP BW
1 3 (1.82%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (4.24%) JIRA
2 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (38.18%) Finance
2 20 (12.12%) Law
3 15 (9.09%) Banking
4 14 (8.48%) Financial Institution
5 13 (7.88%) Legal
6 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.03%) Front Office
7 5 (3.03%) Marketing
8 4 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.82%) Retail
10 2 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.61%) Billing
11 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.61%) French Language
11 1 (0.61%) German Language
11 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.61%) Local Government
11 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 92 (55.76%) Project Manager
2 18 (10.91%) Programme Manager
3 16 (9.70%) IT Manager
4 15 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 14 (8.48%) IT Project Manager
5 14 (8.48%) Technical Manager
6 13 (7.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 11 (6.67%) Senior Manager
8 9 (5.45%) Architect
8 9 (5.45%) Transformation Manager
9 8 (4.85%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (4.24%) Analyst
10 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 7 (4.24%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 6 (3.64%) Business Analyst
11 6 (3.64%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 6 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
11 6 (3.64%) Transformation Programme Manager
12 5 (3.03%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) REST
1 2 (1.21%) Velocity
2 1 (0.61%) HTML
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.70%) PMI
2 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.85%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.21%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.61%) Blog
7 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.61%) Fintech
7 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.61%) iSeries
7 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.61%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.27%) Windows
2 7 (4.24%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 103 (62.42%) Project Management
3 55 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (24.85%) ITIL
4 41 (24.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (17.58%) Programme Management
6 20 (12.12%) Change Control
7 19 (11.52%) Risk Management
8 18 (10.91%) Dependency Management
8 18 (10.91%) Scrum
9 17 (10.30%) Change Management
10 15 (9.09%) ITIL V3
11 14 (8.48%) CRM
12 13 (7.88%) Matrix Management
12 13 (7.88%) Matrix Organization
12 13 (7.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 12 (7.27%) Migration
13 12 (7.27%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.67%) Project Planning
14 11 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.03%) VBA
2 2 (1.21%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) C
3 1 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (27.88%) PMI Certification
2 37 (22.42%) PMP
3 27 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.88%) ISEB
5 11 (6.67%) Degree
5 11 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 11 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.82%) APMP
8 3 (1.82%) CCIE
8 3 (1.82%) CISSP
8 3 (1.82%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.21%) CAPM
9 2 (1.21%) CCNP
9 2 (1.21%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.21%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) PMO
2 7 (4.24%) QA
3 5 (3.03%) MiFID
4 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (1.82%) Solvency II
6 2 (1.21%) EMIR
6 2 (1.21%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.21%) SLA
7 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (15.76%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.27%) Oracle
3 7 (4.24%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.64%) Cisco
5 5 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.42%) Citrix
7 3 (1.82%) iManage
7 3 (1.82%) SAP
7 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.82%) Tableau
8 2 (1.21%) VMware
9 1 (0.61%) Avaya
9 1 (0.61%) HP
9 1 (0.61%) Juniper
9 1 (0.61%) Mitel
9 1 (0.61%) Nortel
9 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.61%) Planview
9 1 (0.61%) Remedy
9 1 (0.61%) WatchGuard