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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 28 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 179 114 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.79% 4.74% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 6.66% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 74 101
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £556 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
Average hourly rate £25.75 £32.50 £35.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.76% -7.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +21.00%
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
2388 1711 2142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.26% 71.11% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1522 896 1135
Average daily rate £400 £365 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £230 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 138 189
Average hourly rate £25.75 £36.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.47% +30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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 +11 58 £425 -0.58% 5
Hertfordshire -12 39 £413 +3.12% 18
Essex -18 36 £450 +5.88% 6
Cambridgeshire +7 27 £408 -4.11% 15
Norfolk -8 15 £320 -8.57% 3
Suffolk +7 3 £375 -3.84% 6
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 165 (50.15%) Project Management
2 93 (28.27%) Finance
3 72 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (18.84%) PMI Certification
6 61 (18.54%) ITIL
7 58 (17.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 47 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 47 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 38 (11.55%) SAP
9 38 (11.55%) MS Project
9 38 (11.55%) Scrum
10 37 (11.25%) Windows
10 37 (11.25%) PMP
11 36 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 35 (10.64%) Oracle
13 34 (10.33%) Retail
14 32 (9.73%) Change Management
15 30 (9.12%) PMI
15 30 (9.12%) Degree
16 26 (7.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 25 (7.60%) SQL
17 25 (7.60%) MS Excel
17 25 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (7.29%) Risk Management
18 24 (7.29%) Security Cleared
19 23 (6.99%) Migration
19 23 (6.99%) Programme Management
19 23 (6.99%) ERP
20 22 (6.69%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.61%) IIS
7 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.30%) CICS
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.30%) Confluence
8 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) Lync
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (11.55%) MS Project
2 25 (7.60%) MS Excel
3 21 (6.38%) MS Office
4 17 (5.17%) MS Visio
5 12 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.17%) Agresso
2 14 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (3.95%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (3.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (3.95%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.22%) CA Clarity
5 3 (0.91%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.30%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.30%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.04%) Internet
2 8 (2.43%) Firewall
3 5 (1.52%) WAN
3 5 (1.52%) VPN
4 4 (1.22%) GPRS
4 4 (1.22%) SMS
4 4 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.22%) 4G
5 3 (0.91%) LAN
5 3 (0.91%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.91%) SAN
6 2 (0.61%) PBX
7 1 (0.30%) VoIP
7 1 (0.30%) DNS
7 1 (0.30%) SSL
7 1 (0.30%) DHCP
7 1 (0.30%) Intranet
7 1 (0.30%) Extranet
7 1 (0.30%) MPLS
7 1 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.22%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.61%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.61%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.30%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.30%) IDMS
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) DB2
6 1 (0.30%) Ingres
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Toad
2 3 (0.91%) JDeveloper
2 3 (0.91%) TestDirector
2 3 (0.91%) PVCS
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.61%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.30%) JIRA
General
1 93 (28.27%) Finance
2 34 (10.33%) Retail
3 14 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.65%) Legal
5 7 (2.13%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.52%) Banking
7 4 (1.22%) German Language
8 3 (0.91%) Marketing
8 3 (0.91%) Automotive
9 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 219 (66.57%) Project Manager
2 46 (13.98%) Analyst
3 24 (7.29%) Business Analyst
4 23 (6.99%) IT Project Manager
5 15 (4.56%) Technical Manager
5 15 (4.56%) Senior Manager
6 14 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 13 (3.95%) Technical Project Manager
8 12 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 12 (3.65%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.43%) Systems Analyst
10 8 (2.43%) Junior
10 8 (2.43%) Junior Project Manager
10 8 (2.43%) SAP Manager
11 7 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (1.52%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (1.52%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.95%) .NET
2 7 (2.13%) Middleware
3 6 (1.82%) J2EE
4 3 (0.91%) Web Services
4 3 (0.91%) LAMP
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (0.30%) Ajax
5 1 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.30%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.12%) PMI
2 12 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.34%) Mainframe
4 10 (3.04%) AS400
5 8 (2.43%) EPoS
6 7 (2.13%) NHS
6 7 (2.13%) User Experience
7 6 (1.82%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.52%) Economics
8 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.22%) IVR
9 4 (1.22%) Statistics
9 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.22%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.22%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.91%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.61%) CCTV
11 2 (0.61%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.25%) Windows
2 9 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (2.43%) AIX
4 7 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.22%) Linux
6 4 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.91%) UNIX
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.30%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (50.15%) Project Management
2 72 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (18.54%) ITIL
5 47 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 38 (11.55%) Scrum
7 32 (9.73%) Change Management
8 26 (7.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 25 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (7.29%) Risk Management
11 23 (6.99%) Migration
11 23 (6.99%) Programme Management
11 23 (6.99%) ERP
12 22 (6.69%) Change Control
13 20 (6.08%) Business Analysis
14 18 (5.47%) Service Delivery
14 18 (5.47%) Service Management
15 17 (5.17%) Resource Management
16 16 (4.86%) E-Commerce
16 16 (4.86%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.60%) SQL
2 14 (4.26%) C
3 9 (2.74%) Java
4 4 (1.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.61%) C#
5 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.61%) VB
5 2 (0.61%) VB6
6 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 62 (18.84%) PMI Certification
2 58 (17.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 37 (11.25%) PMP
4 36 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 30 (9.12%) Degree
6 24 (7.29%) Security Cleared
7 17 (5.17%) SC Cleared
7 17 (5.17%) ISEB
8 12 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (3.04%) APMP
10 3 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.91%) CCNA
11 2 (0.61%) MCSE
11 2 (0.61%) CISSP
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.61%) CISA
11 2 (0.61%) CISM
11 2 (0.61%) GIAC
11 2 (0.61%) CRISC
11 2 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.74%) QA
2 3 (0.91%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.91%) P3O
2 3 (0.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (0.61%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.55%) SAP
3 35 (10.64%) Oracle
4 14 (4.26%) Cisco
5 9 (2.74%) Planview
6 6 (1.82%) VMware
7 4 (1.22%) CA
8 3 (0.91%) Citrix
8 3 (0.91%) Serena
9 2 (0.61%) Aastra
9 2 (0.61%) BT
9 2 (0.61%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.61%) Ericsson
9 2 (0.61%) Lotus
9 2 (0.61%) Cognos
9 2 (0.61%) HP
9 2 (0.61%) Dell
9 2 (0.61%) EMC
9 2 (0.61%) Intel
10 1 (0.30%) IBM
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