The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 34 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 130 146 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.88% 4.98% 7.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 6.75% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 108 94
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£413 £423 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 17
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.25 £35.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.76% -36.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.95 £9.50 £22.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £37.45 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £33.28 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-15.10% +2.39%
PRINCE2
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1985 2164 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.46% 73.76% 68.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1149 1236 894
Average daily rate £413 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 132 112
Average hourly rate £32.05 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.30 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 51 £413 +10.00% 17
Bedfordshire -2 29 £450 +7.14% 5
Essex -4 21 £375 -6.25% 5
Hertfordshire -14 21 £488 +13.04% 15
Norfolk 0 8 £373 +19.20% 1
Suffolk -1 2 £450 - 2
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 163 (63.67%) Project Management
2 69 (26.95%) Finance
3 60 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (21.48%) PMI Certification
5 53 (20.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (17.19%) Scrum
6 44 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 43 (16.80%) ITIL
8 39 (15.23%) PMP
9 33 (12.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 31 (12.11%) SAP
11 28 (10.94%) Microsoft
12 27 (10.55%) Degree
13 25 (9.77%) Migration
13 25 (9.77%) MS Project
13 25 (9.77%) Waterfall
14 24 (9.38%) Retail
15 18 (7.03%) PMI
16 17 (6.64%) SharePoint
16 17 (6.64%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.64%) Programme Management
16 17 (6.64%) Risk Management
17 16 (6.25%) Service Delivery
17 16 (6.25%) MS Excel
17 16 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 14 (5.47%) PRINCE
18 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
18 14 (5.47%) Change Control
19 13 (5.08%) Change Management
19 13 (5.08%) Telecoms

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.56%) Confluence
3 3 (1.17%) WorkSite
4 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
5 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.39%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (9.77%) MS Project
2 16 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.13%) MS Office
4 6 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.34%) SAP HCM
2 5 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.56%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.17%) Agresso
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.17%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.39%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.39%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.52%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.95%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.34%) LAN
1 6 (2.34%) WAN
1 6 (2.34%) Intranet
2 5 (1.95%) Firewall
3 4 (1.56%) VPN
3 4 (1.56%) MPLS
4 3 (1.17%) SMS
4 3 (1.17%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.78%) VoIP
5 2 (0.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.39%) FirePass
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.39%) HSRP
6 1 (0.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.17%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.39%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.39%) EDMS
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (2.73%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) PVCS
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.39%) Toad
2 1 (0.39%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
General
1 69 (26.95%) Finance
2 24 (9.38%) Retail
3 13 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.30%) Legal
5 9 (3.52%) Banking
6 6 (2.34%) Automotive
6 6 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.17%) Local Government
8 2 (0.78%) Electronics
9 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Front Office
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 184 (71.88%) Project Manager
2 25 (9.77%) Analyst
3 21 (8.20%) IT Project Manager
4 17 (6.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 17 (6.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 15 (5.86%) SAP Manager
6 13 (5.08%) Senior Manager
6 13 (5.08%) Business Analyst
7 12 (4.69%) Senior Project Manager
8 11 (4.30%) SAP Project Manager
8 11 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 8 (3.13%) PMO Manager
9 8 (3.13%) Service Manager
10 7 (2.73%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.73%) Integration Manager
10 7 (2.73%) Programme Manager
10 7 (2.73%) Integration Project Manager
10 7 (2.73%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (2.34%) Junior
11 6 (2.34%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.13%) .NET
2 5 (1.95%) XML
2 5 (1.95%) Middleware
3 2 (0.78%) J2EE
3 2 (0.78%) LAMP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.39%) Ajax
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.39%) Web Services
4 1 (0.39%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.03%) PMI
2 8 (3.13%) NHS
2 8 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.34%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.17%) IVR
5 3 (1.17%) Kindle
6 2 (0.78%) Open Source
6 2 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
6 2 (0.78%) E-Learning
6 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.39%) EPoS
7 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.39%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.91%) Windows
2 3 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) UNIX
3 1 (0.39%) Solaris
3 1 (0.39%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (63.67%) Project Management
2 60 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (20.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (17.19%) Scrum
5 43 (16.80%) ITIL
6 25 (9.77%) Migration
6 25 (9.77%) Waterfall
7 17 (6.64%) Programme Management
7 17 (6.64%) E-Commerce
7 17 (6.64%) Risk Management
8 16 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 16 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (5.47%) Change Control
9 14 (5.47%) PRINCE
10 13 (5.08%) Change Management
11 12 (4.69%) Project Planning
12 11 (4.30%) ERP
12 11 (4.30%) Software Delivery
13 10 (3.91%) Service Management
13 10 (3.91%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.69%) SQL
2 7 (2.73%) Java
3 6 (2.34%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.56%) C
5 2 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
6 1 (0.39%) VB
6 1 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 55 (21.48%) PMI Certification
2 44 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 39 (15.23%) PMP
4 33 (12.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 27 (10.55%) Degree
6 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.52%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.13%) ISEB
9 4 (1.56%) APMP
10 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.17%) MCSE
11 2 (0.78%) CCNP
11 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.39%) CRISC
12 1 (0.39%) CISSP
12 1 (0.39%) CCNA
12 1 (0.39%) CCDP
12 1 (0.39%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) QA
2 6 (2.34%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.78%) P3O
4 2 (0.78%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) TickIT
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.17%) XenServer
3 3 (1.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) SCCM
2 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 31 (12.11%) SAP
2 28 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.91%) Oracle
4 7 (2.73%) VMware
5 6 (2.34%) Cisco
6 5 (1.95%) HP
6 5 (1.95%) Citrix
6 5 (1.95%) Planview
6 5 (1.95%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.78%) F5
7 2 (0.78%) EMC
7 2 (0.78%) IBM
7 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.78%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.78%) BMC
8 1 (0.39%) CA
8 1 (0.39%) NetApp
8 1 (0.39%) Lotus
8 1 (0.39%) webMethods
8 1 (0.39%) Serena
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