Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a PRINCE2 Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Project Manager - PRINCE2
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 588 537
Rank change year-on-year +5 -51 +19
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 43 31 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.069% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.072% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 57
London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £300 £308 £303
90th Percentile £625 £554 £541
England median daily rate £456 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +7.35% +0.29% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate - - £38.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44141 42982 44791
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31959 30601 31582
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 558 689
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.28% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in London

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in London

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Project Manager in London

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in London

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 Project Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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 +11 10 £525 +16.67% 2
West London -2 1 £425 -15.00%
East London - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
England

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, PRINCE2 Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (60.47%) Project Management
3 18 (41.86%) PMP
4 14 (32.56%) Finance
5 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (23.26%) Law
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (23.26%) Data Centre
7 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
8 8 (18.60%) Legal
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 6 (13.95%) Document Management
11 5 (11.63%) SCCM
11 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
11 5 (11.63%) Service Management
11 5 (11.63%) Migration
11 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.63%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (11.63%) PMO
12 4 (9.30%) Planning and Forecasting
12 4 (9.30%) Windows
12 4 (9.30%) Validation
12 4 (9.30%) Scrum
12 4 (9.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (9.30%) QA
12 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
12 4 (9.30%) Project Planning

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) Confluence
1 1 (2.33%) Documentum
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
1 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MS Access
1 1 (2.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Law
3 8 (18.60%) Legal
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (60.47%) Project Management
3 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) Document Management
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.63%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Service Management
8 4 (9.30%) Planning and Forecasting
8 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.30%) Validation
9 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.65%) ERP
10 2 (4.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) PMP
2 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.65%) APMP
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CAPM
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) ISEB
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) PMO
2 4 (9.30%) QA
3 2 (4.65%) GDPR
4 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.33%) VMware