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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 34 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 8 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.33% 5.85% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 6.74% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 17
Median daily rate £475 £289 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.50% -27.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £288 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £513 £525
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

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
267 282 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.62% 86.77% 77.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 171 156
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £29.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017, 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 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) PMI
3 7 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Legal
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Change Control
7 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (14.29%) Information Management
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) OpenLink
8 2 (9.52%) Endur
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) MCSA
8 2 (9.52%) DSDM
8 2 (9.52%) Java
8 2 (9.52%) LAN
8 2 (9.52%) 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
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
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Endur
2 1 (4.76%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) PSTN
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) 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%) 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%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
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%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) PMI
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) ASIC
3 1 (4.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Change Control
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
5 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.52%) DSDM
6 2 (9.52%) IT Governance
6 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Practice Management
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMP
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
3 1 (4.76%) webMethods