The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.81% 2.15% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 2.58% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £500 £394 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £256 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
227 349 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.55% 83.49% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 234 160
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 19
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 19 (90.48%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) PMI
3 8 (38.10%) PMI Certification
4 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) Change Management
7 4 (19.05%) Change Control
8 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Legal
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) Information Management
8 3 (14.29%) DSDM
9 2 (9.52%) OpenLink
9 2 (9.52%) Endur
9 2 (9.52%) PMP
9 2 (9.52%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) HTTP
9 2 (9.52%) Java
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint

PRINCE2
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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Endur
2 1 (4.76%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) PSTN
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Finance Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Finance Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Mortgage Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) ASIC
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) DSDM
6 3 (14.29%) Information Management
6 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.52%) Practice Management
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) PMI Certification
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) PMP
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) OpenLink
3 1 (4.76%) Planview
3 1 (4.76%) SAP