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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 30 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 14 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.91% 5.81% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 7.26% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 17
Median daily rate £432 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £318 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £461 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-18.72% +1.94%
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
299 372 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.52% 80.00% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 276 207
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.77 £18.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 24 (60.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) PMI Certification
4 10 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) Information Security
5 9 (22.50%) CISSP
5 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (22.50%) PMI
5 9 (22.50%) MS Project
5 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (17.50%) ISMS
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.50%) CISA
6 7 (17.50%) CISM
6 7 (17.50%) Information Security Management
6 7 (17.50%) Security Management
7 6 (15.00%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) Degree
7 6 (15.00%) MS Project Server
8 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (10.00%) APMP
9 4 (10.00%) JIRA
9 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.00%) LAN
9 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.50%) Finance
10 3 (7.50%) WAN

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 6 (15.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Project
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS Office
4 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 2 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) NFC
4 1 (2.50%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Project Manager
2 11 (27.50%) IT Manager
3 10 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
4 8 (20.00%) IT Security Project Manager
4 8 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 8 (20.00%) Security Project Manager
5 7 (17.50%) Coordinator
5 7 (17.50%) Project Coordinator
5 7 (17.50%) Scrum Master
6 4 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Compliance Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) IT Risk Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Project Assurance Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Risk Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Risk Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Security Assurance Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) PMI
2 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) CESG
4 2 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.50%) FMCG
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) Information Security
5 7 (17.50%) Information Security Management
5 7 (17.50%) ISMS
5 7 (17.50%) Security Management
6 6 (15.00%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.50%) Transition Management
10 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Escalation Management
10 2 (5.00%) Line Management
10 2 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) PMI Certification
2 9 (22.50%) CISSP
2 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (17.50%) CISA
3 7 (17.50%) CISM
4 6 (15.00%) Degree
5 4 (10.00%) APMP
6 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (7.50%) PMP
7 2 (5.00%) CCNA
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.00%) CLAS
7 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) ISEB
7 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) MCSE
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) SCOM
1 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) IBM