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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 12 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 36 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.73% 4.41% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.19% 5.86% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +40.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £36.11
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -18.30%
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
273 273 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.78% 75.21% 61.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 165 109
Average daily rate £370 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £21.70 £35.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 34 (60.71%) Project Management
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Scrum
4 20 (35.71%) ITIL
5 18 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (23.21%) SAP
7 12 (21.43%) Degree
8 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
8 10 (17.86%) PMI Certification
9 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.07%) Retail
9 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
10 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (14.29%) PMI
11 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Finance
12 6 (10.71%) Service Management
12 6 (10.71%) ERP
12 6 (10.71%) MS Project
12 6 (10.71%) CRM
12 6 (10.71%) RAD
12 6 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
13 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (8.93%) SaaS
13 5 (8.93%) Java
13 5 (8.93%) .NET
13 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
14 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
14 4 (7.14%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Project
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (3.57%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
2 4 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.79%) PABX
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
General
1 9 (16.07%) Retail
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Project Manager
2 15 (26.79%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Contracts Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Manager
6 3 (5.36%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.57%) Project Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Project Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) PMI
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Kindle
3 2 (3.57%) Open Source
3 2 (3.57%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Project Management
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (37.50%) Scrum
4 20 (35.71%) ITIL
5 18 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Service Management
10 6 (10.71%) ERP
10 6 (10.71%) CRM
10 6 (10.71%) RAD
11 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
12 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
12 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.36%) Change Management
12 3 (5.36%) Migration
13 2 (3.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Java
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) PMI Certification
3 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.36%) PMP
5 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.36%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) SAP
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Planview