Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 29 June 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.

PRINCE 2
England > London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 162 193 197
Rank change year-on-year +31 +4 -35
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 709 398 228
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.80% 1.47% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.61% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 292 161
10th Percentile £363 £363 £306
25th Percentile £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +0.76%
75th Percentile £625 £603 £600
90th Percentile £706 £700 £675
England median daily rate £494 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.95% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £39.75 - -
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
75th Percentile £49.25 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £33.24 £26.43 £26.50
% change year-on-year +25.77% -0.26% -20.66%

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 35,951 24,701 15,706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.52% 91.38% 89.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,312 17,679 11,295
10th Percentile £400 £360 £331
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +0.96%
75th Percentile £690 £638 £623
90th Percentile £788 £713 £713
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 241 183
10th Percentile £17.19 £15.73 £14.08
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.75 £19.99
Median hourly rate £36.75 £32.85 £33.68
Median % change year-on-year +11.87% -2.45% +49.67%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £69.06 £65.75 £61.25
England median hourly rate £28.41 £24.00 £22.74
% change year-on-year +18.38% +5.56% -1.00%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 in London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PRINCE2 in London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for PRINCE2 in London

PRINCE2
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 29 June 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
Jobs
Central London +17 127 £525 -4.55% 21
East London +2 20 £625 +53.19% 8
West London +8 18 £481 -25.39% 4
South London -12 6 £471 -2.23% 4
North London -5 2 £550 +20.88%
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 436 (61.50%) Project Management
2 339 (47.81%) Agile
3 308 (43.44%) Finance
4 217 (30.61%) Social Skills
5 189 (26.66%) Stakeholder Management
6 183 (25.81%) Project Delivery
7 181 (25.53%) PMI Certification
8 172 (24.26%) PMP
9 170 (23.98%) Microsoft
10 138 (19.46%) ITIL
11 119 (16.78%) PMO
12 115 (16.22%) Scrum
13 113 (15.94%) Microsoft Project
14 94 (13.26%) Change Management
15 93 (13.12%) Waterfall
16 91 (12.83%) Azure
17 89 (12.55%) Programme Management
18 86 (12.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 86 (12.13%) Degree
19 84 (11.85%) Migration
20 77 (10.86%) Security Cleared
21 73 (10.30%) PMI
22 71 (10.01%) Microsoft Office
23 69 (9.73%) SC Cleared
24 68 (9.59%) Business Case
25 67 (9.45%) Project Planning
26 65 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
26 65 (9.17%) Risk Management
27 62 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
27 62 (8.74%) Problem-Solving

PRINCE2
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 26 (3.67%) Confluence
2 25 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.83%) CMS
4 7 (0.99%) Apache Spark
4 7 (0.99%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.28%) Drupal
5 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.14%) Appian
6 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 113 (15.94%) Microsoft Project
2 71 (10.01%) Microsoft Office
3 62 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 53 (7.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (1.83%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.56%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.42%) CA PPM
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.28%) Fidessa
4 2 (0.28%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.28%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.28%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.28%) Workfront
5 1 (0.14%) Eikon
5 1 (0.14%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 91 (12.83%) Azure
2 59 (8.32%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (3.53%) AWS
4 22 (3.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (1.69%) SaaS
6 11 (1.55%) Azure Functions
6 11 (1.55%) Power Platform
6 11 (1.55%) Serverless
7 10 (1.41%) GCP
8 9 (1.27%) Azure DevOps
8 9 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (1.13%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (1.13%) IaaS
10 7 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.99%) Azure Monitor
10 7 (0.99%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.71%) PaaS
12 4 (0.56%) Google Docs
12 4 (0.56%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.26%) WAN
2 14 (1.97%) Skype
3 13 (1.83%) SD-WAN
4 8 (1.13%) MPLS
5 7 (0.99%) Unified Communications
6 6 (0.85%) DHCP
6 6 (0.85%) Firewall
7 5 (0.71%) Broadband
7 5 (0.71%) DNS
7 5 (0.71%) NGN
8 4 (0.56%) IPv6
8 4 (0.56%) LAN
8 4 (0.56%) VPN
8 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.42%) Internet
9 3 (0.42%) Wireless
10 2 (0.28%) 4G
10 2 (0.28%) Network Security
10 2 (0.28%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (1.41%) Power BI
2 9 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.13%) Data Lake
4 7 (0.99%) RDBMS
5 6 (0.85%) SQL Server
6 5 (0.71%) Electronic Patient Records
7 4 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.56%) HBase
7 4 (0.56%) MySQL
7 4 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.42%) DTS
9 2 (0.28%) Big Data
9 2 (0.28%) Metadata
9 2 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.28%) Tableau
10 1 (0.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 58 (8.18%) JIRA
2 7 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.71%) GitLab
4 4 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.14%) Hudson
5 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 308 (43.44%) Finance
2 217 (30.61%) Social Skills
3 57 (8.04%) Public Sector
4 55 (7.76%) Influencing Skills
5 50 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (6.63%) Banking
7 38 (5.36%) Legal
7 38 (5.36%) Presentation Skills
8 33 (4.65%) Telecoms
9 32 (4.51%) Local Government
10 29 (4.09%) Retail
11 27 (3.81%) Organisational Skills
12 21 (2.96%) Aviation
13 16 (2.26%) Investment Banking
14 15 (2.12%) Marketing
15 13 (1.83%) Law
16 11 (1.55%) Billing
16 11 (1.55%) Publishing
17 7 (0.99%) Back Office
17 7 (0.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 363 (51.20%) Project Manager
2 59 (8.32%) Infrastructure Manager
3 55 (7.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 54 (7.62%) IT Manager
5 52 (7.33%) Senior Manager
6 50 (7.05%) Analyst
7 48 (6.77%) IT Project Manager
8 44 (6.21%) Architect
9 41 (5.78%) Programme Manager
10 34 (4.80%) Senior Project Manager
11 30 (4.23%) Technical Manager
12 29 (4.09%) Delivery Manager
13 27 (3.81%) Technical Project Manager
14 26 (3.67%) Project Officer
15 25 (3.53%) Azure Architect
15 25 (3.53%) Security Manager
16 23 (3.24%) Business Analyst
17 21 (2.96%) Change Manager
17 21 (2.96%) Security Project Manager
18 20 (2.82%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.99%) HTML
1 7 (0.99%) Kafka
1 7 (0.99%) Spark Streaming
1 7 (0.99%) WebRTC
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (0.56%) HTML5
3 4 (0.56%) Middleware
4 3 (0.42%) .NET
5 2 (0.28%) Node.js
5 2 (0.28%) XML
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.14%) DCOM
6 1 (0.14%) EDI
6 1 (0.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.30%) PMI
2 59 (8.32%) Data Centre
3 33 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.53%) Virtual Team
5 21 (2.96%) Kinect
6 18 (2.54%) NHS
6 18 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (1.55%) Private Cloud
8 10 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (1.27%) Public Cloud
9 9 (1.27%) User Experience
10 7 (0.99%) Digital Signage
10 7 (0.99%) IPTV
10 7 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (0.99%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (0.85%) Fat Client
11 6 (0.85%) Reinsurance
11 6 (0.85%) Thin Client
12 5 (0.71%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.22%) Windows
2 10 (1.41%) Linux
3 8 (1.13%) Windows 10
4 6 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.56%) Unix
5 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (61.50%) Project Management
2 339 (47.81%) Agile
3 189 (26.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 183 (25.81%) Project Delivery
5 138 (19.46%) ITIL
6 115 (16.22%) Scrum
7 94 (13.26%) Change Management
8 93 (13.12%) Waterfall
9 89 (12.55%) Programme Management
10 84 (11.85%) Migration
11 68 (9.59%) Business Case
12 67 (9.45%) Project Planning
13 65 (9.17%) Risk Management
14 62 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
15 48 (6.77%) DevOps
15 48 (6.77%) Project Governance
16 46 (6.49%) PRINCE
16 46 (6.49%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 45 (6.35%) Decision-Making
18 42 (5.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 31 (4.37%) PowerShell
2 17 (2.40%) Python
3 16 (2.26%) SQL
4 9 (1.27%) C#
4 9 (1.27%) Java
5 7 (0.99%) Bash
5 7 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.42%) VB
7 1 (0.14%) ABAP
7 1 (0.14%) C
7 1 (0.14%) VBA
7 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 181 (25.53%) PMI Certification
2 172 (24.26%) PMP
3 86 (12.13%) Degree
3 86 (12.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 77 (10.86%) Security Cleared
5 69 (9.73%) SC Cleared
6 65 (9.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 53 (7.48%) APMP
8 32 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (4.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 28 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (3.95%) MCSE
11 24 (3.39%) MCP
12 23 (3.24%) CCNA
13 21 (2.96%) MCSA
14 20 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.97%) TOGAF Certification
16 9 (1.27%) CISSP
16 9 (1.27%) IIBA
17 8 (1.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (16.78%) PMO
2 33 (4.65%) QA
3 17 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (2.12%) Data Quality
5 14 (1.97%) P3O
6 13 (1.83%) GDPR
7 9 (1.27%) MiFID
7 9 (1.27%) NIST
8 8 (1.13%) GMP
9 7 (0.99%) GLBA
9 7 (0.99%) PCI DSS
10 6 (0.85%) GRC
10 6 (0.85%) ISO 22301
10 6 (0.85%) SLA
11 5 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.71%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 3 (0.42%) Basel III
14 2 (0.28%) IFRS
14 2 (0.28%) IFRS 17
System Software
1 33 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (3.10%) SCCM
2 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.28%) Puppet
3 2 (0.28%) QRadar
4 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 170 (23.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (3.67%) Oracle
3 25 (3.53%) Cisco
4 23 (3.24%) SAP
5 17 (2.40%) Google
6 13 (1.83%) ServiceNow
6 13 (1.83%) VMware
7 12 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.55%) Citrix
9 10 (1.41%) Workday
10 7 (0.99%) Databricks
10 7 (0.99%) Dell
10 7 (0.99%) Snow
11 6 (0.85%) Ariba
12 5 (0.71%) Anaplan
12 5 (0.71%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.71%) Genesys
12 5 (0.71%) IBM
13 4 (0.56%) Arista
13 4 (0.56%) Refinitiv