The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.47% 3.31% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 4.83% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 7
Average daily rate
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£320 £455 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.67% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £390 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £625 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.58
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.10%
PRINCE2
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 331 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.22% 68.39% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 214 122
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 18
Average hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 32 (51.61%) Project Management
2 23 (37.10%) ITIL
3 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (24.19%) Scrum
6 13 (20.97%) SAP
7 12 (19.35%) Retail
8 10 (16.13%) Finance
8 10 (16.13%) MS Project
8 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
9 9 (14.52%) ERP
9 9 (14.52%) RAD
10 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
10 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.90%) PMI Certification
10 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
11 7 (11.29%) Service Management
11 7 (11.29%) MS Office
11 7 (11.29%) Degree
11 7 (11.29%) SaaS
11 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
12 6 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (9.68%) Oracle
12 6 (9.68%) CRM
12 6 (9.68%) Legal
13 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
13 5 (8.06%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
13 5 (8.06%) PMP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Project
2 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.29%) MS Office
4 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.61%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.61%) PABX
General
1 12 (19.35%) Retail
2 10 (16.13%) Finance
3 8 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.68%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Project Manager
2 19 (30.65%) Analyst
3 15 (24.19%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Procurement Assistant
5 3 (4.84%) Coordinator
5 3 (4.84%) Administrator
5 3 (4.84%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (4.84%) Programme Administrator
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) IT Assistant
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) SAP Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) PMI
1 3 (4.84%) NHS
2 2 (3.23%) Kindle
2 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
1 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Project Management
2 23 (37.10%) ITIL
3 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (24.19%) Scrum
6 10 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.52%) ERP
7 9 (14.52%) RAD
8 7 (11.29%) Service Management
8 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.68%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
11 4 (6.45%) Regression Testing
12 3 (4.84%) ITSM
12 3 (4.84%) BPR
12 3 (4.84%) Change Management
12 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.84%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (12.90%) PMI Certification
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 5 (8.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) IIBA
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.84%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) SAP
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle