The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 32 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.05% 1.78% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.69% 9.86% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £413 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.78 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+8.28% -32.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 71 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.38% 18.02% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 17
Median daily rate £400 £330 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £240 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £57.50 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £60.00 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cambridge region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cambridge region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft