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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 188 125 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.12% 5.27% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 7.32% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 74 100
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 21
Average hourly rate £25.75 £33.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.96% -10.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -6.25%
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
2376 1708 2125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 71.98% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 850 1103
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 126 211
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.53 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £50.00 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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
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 19 September 2014. 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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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
Bedfordshire +21 72 £475 +7.95% 7
Hertfordshire -6 41 £400 - 9
Cambridgeshire +10 33 £419 +8.41% 16
Essex -21 21 £350 -17.64% 6
Norfolk 0 19 £310 +2.47%
Suffolk -2 2 £330 -13.72% 2
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 167 (51.23%) Project Management
2 86 (26.38%) Finance
3 76 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (18.71%) ITIL
5 60 (18.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 59 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (17.79%) PMI Certification
8 49 (15.03%) Waterfall
9 47 (14.42%) Microsoft
10 38 (11.66%) MS Project
10 38 (11.66%) Scrum
10 38 (11.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 37 (11.35%) Change Management
11 37 (11.35%) Windows
12 35 (10.74%) Degree
13 34 (10.43%) SAP
14 33 (10.12%) Oracle
15 32 (9.82%) PMP
15 32 (9.82%) Retail
16 30 (9.20%) PMI
17 27 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (7.98%) MS Excel
19 25 (7.67%) Migration
19 25 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
20 24 (7.36%) MS Office
21 23 (7.06%) Business Analysis
22 22 (6.75%) MS Visio
22 22 (6.75%) Change Control
23 21 (6.44%) ERP
24 20 (6.13%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.92%) CMS
5 3 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.31%) Lync
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.31%) Confluence
7 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.31%) CICS
7 1 (0.31%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 38 (11.66%) MS Project
2 26 (7.98%) MS Excel
3 24 (7.36%) MS Office
4 22 (6.75%) MS Visio
5 15 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.21%) Agresso
2 15 (4.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (4.29%) Oracle Receivables
3 14 (4.29%) Oracle Assets
3 14 (4.29%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.23%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.31%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.99%) Internet
2 9 (2.76%) Firewall
3 7 (2.15%) VPN
4 6 (1.84%) WAN
5 5 (1.53%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.53%) SAN
6 4 (1.23%) GPRS
6 4 (1.23%) LAN
6 4 (1.23%) 4G
7 3 (0.92%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.92%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.92%) DHCP
7 3 (0.92%) DNS
8 2 (0.61%) SSL
8 2 (0.61%) PBX
8 2 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.61%) FirePass
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.31%) VLAN
9 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.61%) SAP BW
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (0.61%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.31%) IDMS
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.31%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (0.31%) Ingres
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.31%) DB2
3 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.31%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.92%) JIRA
2 2 (0.61%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) Toad
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (26.38%) Finance
2 32 (9.82%) Retail
3 14 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.07%) Legal
5 9 (2.76%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.53%) Marketing
7 4 (1.23%) Banking
7 4 (1.23%) German Language
8 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 214 (65.64%) Project Manager
2 45 (13.80%) Analyst
3 26 (7.98%) IT Project Manager
4 25 (7.67%) Business Analyst
5 13 (3.99%) Senior Manager
5 13 (3.99%) Technical Manager
6 12 (3.68%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (3.68%) Senior Project Manager
6 12 (3.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 12 (3.68%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (2.76%) Technical Project Manager
8 9 (2.76%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 7 (2.15%) Digital Project Manager
10 7 (2.15%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (1.84%) Business Systems Analyst
12 5 (1.53%) SAP Manager
12 5 (1.53%) Junior Project Manager
12 5 (1.53%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.37%) .NET
2 7 (2.15%) Middleware
3 5 (1.53%) J2EE
4 3 (0.92%) LAMP
5 2 (0.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.31%) Ajax
6 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.20%) PMI
2 14 (4.29%) Mainframe
3 13 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.99%) AS400
4 8 (2.45%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.15%) EPoS
5 7 (2.15%) NHS
6 6 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.84%) User Experience
6 6 (1.84%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.53%) Economics
8 4 (1.23%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.23%) Statistics
8 4 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.92%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.61%) Social Media
10 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.35%) Windows
2 11 (3.37%) AIX
3 8 (2.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.53%) Linux
4 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) Solaris
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.31%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (51.23%) Project Management
2 76 (23.31%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (18.71%) ITIL
4 59 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (15.03%) Waterfall
6 38 (11.66%) Scrum
7 37 (11.35%) Change Management
8 27 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (7.67%) Migration
9 25 (7.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (7.06%) Business Analysis
11 22 (6.75%) Change Control
12 21 (6.44%) ERP
13 20 (6.13%) PRINCE
13 20 (6.13%) Programme Management
14 18 (5.52%) Resource Management
15 17 (5.21%) Risk Management
16 16 (4.91%) Service Delivery
16 16 (4.91%) E-Commerce
16 16 (4.91%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.83%) SQL
2 17 (5.21%) C
3 9 (2.76%) Java
4 2 (0.61%) C#
4 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.61%) VB
4 2 (0.61%) VB6
5 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.31%) ABAP
5 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (18.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 58 (17.79%) PMI Certification
3 38 (11.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 35 (10.74%) Degree
5 32 (9.82%) PMP
6 18 (5.52%) Security Cleared
7 15 (4.60%) ISEB
8 11 (3.37%) SC Cleared
9 10 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.76%) APMP
11 6 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.53%) CCNA
13 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.23%) MCSE
14 3 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
16 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
16 1 (0.31%) CCIE
16 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.07%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) P3O
2 3 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.61%) ARCserve
1 2 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.31%) SCOM
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.43%) SAP
3 33 (10.12%) Oracle
4 17 (5.21%) Cisco
5 9 (2.76%) Planview
6 8 (2.45%) VMware
7 4 (1.23%) CA
7 4 (1.23%) EMC
8 3 (0.92%) HP
8 3 (0.92%) Dell
9 2 (0.61%) Remedy
9 2 (0.61%) Ericsson
9 2 (0.61%) NetApp
9 2 (0.61%) Lotus
9 2 (0.61%) Intel
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix
9 2 (0.61%) Cognos
9 2 (0.61%) Altiris
9 2 (0.61%) BT
9 2 (0.61%) Aastra
Essex
Skye Group
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate - Per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + strong chance of extensions
Posted: 14 days ago
Peterborough
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
East of England
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 16 days ago