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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 24 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 196 150 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.30% 6.20% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 8.76% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 98 97
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£425 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 16
Average hourly rate £25.75 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £29.73 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.88 £41.35 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
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
2339 1713 2112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.23% 70.76% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 906 1073
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 114 221
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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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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
Bedfordshire +14 81 £475 +5.55% 11
Cambridgeshire +2 35 £419 +11.66% 4
Hertfordshire -10 35 £400 - 18
Essex -15 26 £375 -6.25% 8
Norfolk -8 18 £320 +15.31%
Suffolk -25 2 £275 +7.84% 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 171 (51.35%) Project Management
2 85 (25.53%) Finance
3 69 (20.72%) ITIL
4 66 (19.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 57 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (14.71%) PMI Certification
7 48 (14.41%) Microsoft
8 44 (13.21%) Waterfall
9 38 (11.41%) Retail
10 37 (11.11%) Change Management
11 36 (10.81%) Scrum
11 36 (10.81%) MS Project
11 36 (10.81%) Degree
11 36 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 32 (9.61%) Oracle
12 32 (9.61%) SAP
13 31 (9.31%) Windows
14 28 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (8.41%) PMP
15 25 (7.51%) PRINCE
15 25 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
16 24 (7.21%) Change Control
16 24 (7.21%) PMI
16 24 (7.21%) MS Office
17 23 (6.91%) MS Excel
18 22 (6.61%) ERP
18 22 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (6.61%) Business Analysis
19 21 (6.31%) Migration
20 20 (6.01%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.10%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.80%) CMS
4 5 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.30%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Confluence
6 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (10.81%) MS Project
2 24 (7.21%) MS Office
3 23 (6.91%) MS Excel
4 16 (4.80%) MS Visio
5 14 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.30%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (4.80%) Agresso
2 15 (4.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (4.20%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (4.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 14 (4.20%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.20%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.30%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.90%) Internet
2 9 (2.70%) Firewall
3 7 (2.10%) VPN
4 5 (1.50%) WAN
4 5 (1.50%) SAN
4 5 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.20%) 4G
5 4 (1.20%) GPRS
6 3 (0.90%) LAN
6 3 (0.90%) DHCP
6 3 (0.90%) DNS
6 3 (0.90%) Intranet
6 3 (0.90%) Extranet
6 3 (0.90%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.60%) FirePass
7 2 (0.60%) SSL
7 2 (0.60%) PBX
8 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.60%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.30%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.30%) DTS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (0.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.60%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.30%) Toad
3 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (25.53%) Finance
2 38 (11.41%) Retail
3 17 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.00%) General Ledger
5 9 (2.70%) Legal
6 8 (2.40%) Marketing
7 4 (1.20%) German Language
7 4 (1.20%) Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Automotive
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 215 (64.56%) Project Manager
2 43 (12.91%) Analyst
3 27 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 24 (7.21%) IT Project Manager
5 13 (3.90%) Technical Manager
6 12 (3.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 12 (3.60%) Senior Manager
6 12 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (3.30%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
9 8 (2.40%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (2.40%) PMO Analyst
9 8 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 7 (2.10%) Digital Project Manager
10 7 (2.10%) Programme Manager
10 7 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (2.10%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (1.50%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (1.50%) Coordinator
11 5 (1.50%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.00%) .NET
2 7 (2.10%) Middleware
3 4 (1.20%) J2EE
4 3 (0.90%) LAMP
5 2 (0.60%) Web Services
6 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.30%) Ajax
6 1 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.21%) PMI
2 12 (3.60%) Mainframe
2 12 (3.60%) AS400
3 9 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 8 (2.40%) EPoS
5 7 (2.10%) NHS
6 6 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.50%) Economics
8 4 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.20%) Statistics
8 4 (1.20%) Social Media
9 3 (0.90%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.60%) FMCG
10 2 (0.60%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (9.31%) Windows
2 11 (3.30%) AIX
3 6 (1.80%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.80%) Linux
4 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (51.35%) Project Management
2 69 (20.72%) ITIL
3 57 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (13.21%) Waterfall
5 37 (11.11%) Change Management
6 36 (10.81%) Scrum
7 28 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.51%) PRINCE
8 25 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (7.21%) Change Control
10 22 (6.61%) ERP
10 22 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (6.61%) Business Analysis
11 21 (6.31%) Migration
12 20 (6.01%) Programme Management
13 16 (4.80%) Resource Management
13 16 (4.80%) Service Management
13 16 (4.80%) Service Delivery
13 16 (4.80%) Risk Management
14 14 (4.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.80%) SQL
2 15 (4.50%) C
3 9 (2.70%) Java
4 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.60%) VB
4 2 (0.60%) VB6
5 1 (0.30%) ABAP
5 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 66 (19.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 49 (14.71%) PMI Certification
3 36 (10.81%) Degree
3 36 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 28 (8.41%) PMP
5 15 (4.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (4.20%) ISEB
7 11 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.70%) APMP
9 6 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.50%) CCNA
11 4 (1.20%) MCSE
11 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.30%) CCIE
14 1 (0.30%) MCP
14 1 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (0.90%) SLA
2 3 (0.90%) P3O
3 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
1 2 (0.60%) SCCM
1 2 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.61%) Oracle
2 32 (9.61%) SAP
3 14 (4.20%) Cisco
4 8 (2.40%) VMware
5 6 (1.80%) Planview
6 4 (1.20%) CA
6 4 (1.20%) HP
6 4 (1.20%) EMC
7 3 (0.90%) Dell
7 3 (0.90%) Remedy
8 2 (0.60%) BT
8 2 (0.60%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.60%) NetApp
8 2 (0.60%) Lotus
8 2 (0.60%) Intel
8 2 (0.60%) Cognos
8 2 (0.60%) Altiris
8 2 (0.60%) Aastra
8 2 (0.60%) F5
East of England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £150 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
@ITS
Rate: From £380 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Greythorn
Rate: £440 - £470 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Three Rivers District Council
Rate: From £29,528 to £32,072 per annum + £806 fringe weighting
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago