The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 28 26 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 172 141 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.62% 5.93% 4.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 8.47% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 83 93
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £223 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 17
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% +2.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £30.67 £24.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £44.35 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -10.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2256 1664 2053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.73% 69.97% 67.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1325 869 1023
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 124 229
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
PRINCE2
England

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 1 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 1 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 1 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 +13 74 £450 +24.13% 7
Cambridgeshire +4 36 £419 +15.51% 7
Hertfordshire -10 27 £400 - 8
Essex -18 21 £375 - 7
Norfolk -15 11 £320 +25.49% 3
Suffolk -27 2 £275 +7.84%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 160 (50.00%) Project Management
2 76 (23.75%) Finance
3 63 (19.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 59 (18.44%) ITIL
5 57 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (14.69%) Microsoft
7 39 (12.19%) Degree
8 37 (11.56%) PMI Certification
9 36 (11.25%) Change Management
10 35 (10.94%) Waterfall
11 34 (10.63%) Oracle
12 33 (10.31%) Retail
13 31 (9.69%) Scrum
13 31 (9.69%) SAP
14 30 (9.38%) MS Project
14 30 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 27 (8.44%) MS Office
16 25 (7.81%) PMP
16 25 (7.81%) Windows
17 24 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
19 21 (6.56%) MS Excel
19 21 (6.56%) ERP
19 21 (6.56%) Business Analysis
20 19 (5.94%) Migration
20 19 (5.94%) Change Control
21 18 (5.63%) Programme Management
21 18 (5.63%) Service Delivery
21 18 (5.63%) Risk Management
21 18 (5.63%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.81%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.19%) CMS
4 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.94%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.63%) IIS
6 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.31%) Lync
7 1 (0.31%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (9.38%) MS Project
2 27 (8.44%) MS Office
3 21 (6.56%) MS Excel
4 15 (4.69%) MS Visio
5 13 (4.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (4.69%) Agresso
2 14 (4.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (4.06%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (4.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (4.06%) Oracle Assets
4 10 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.25%) CA Clarity
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.44%) Internet
2 7 (2.19%) VPN
2 7 (2.19%) Firewall
3 5 (1.56%) SAN
3 5 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.56%) WAN
4 4 (1.25%) GPRS
4 4 (1.25%) 4G
5 3 (0.94%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.94%) Extranet
5 3 (0.94%) Intranet
5 3 (0.94%) LAN
5 3 (0.94%) DHCP
5 3 (0.94%) DNS
5 3 (0.94%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.63%) SSL
6 2 (0.63%) PBX
6 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.63%) FirePass
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (0.94%) DTS
2 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.63%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.63%) EDRMS
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.31%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Rational Rose
1 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
1 2 (0.63%) JIRA
1 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 76 (23.75%) Finance
2 33 (10.31%) Retail
3 15 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.13%) General Ledger
5 9 (2.81%) Legal
6 8 (2.50%) Marketing
7 4 (1.25%) Banking
8 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.63%) Games
9 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 199 (62.19%) Project Manager
2 40 (12.50%) Analyst
3 27 (8.44%) Business Analyst
4 19 (5.94%) IT Project Manager
5 12 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (3.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 11 (3.44%) Senior Manager
7 10 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 10 (3.13%) Technical Manager
8 9 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 8 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (2.50%) Programme Manager
10 6 (1.88%) Coordinator
10 6 (1.88%) Architect
10 6 (1.88%) Technical Project Manager
10 6 (1.88%) Digital Project Manager
10 6 (1.88%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (1.56%) PMO Manager
11 5 (1.56%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.38%) .NET
2 7 (2.19%) Middleware
3 3 (0.94%) LAMP
4 2 (0.63%) JRules
4 2 (0.63%) Web Services
4 2 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.69%) PMI
2 10 (3.13%) NHS
3 9 (2.81%) Data Integration
3 9 (2.81%) EPoS
4 8 (2.50%) AS400
4 8 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.88%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.56%) Social Media
7 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.25%) Statistics
7 4 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.94%) EqualLogic
8 3 (0.94%) Economics
9 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.63%) CCTV
9 2 (0.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.81%) Windows
2 9 (2.81%) AIX
2 9 (2.81%) Linux
3 4 (1.25%) UNIX
3 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.63%) Solaris
4 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (50.00%) Project Management
2 59 (18.44%) ITIL
3 57 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (11.25%) Change Management
5 35 (10.94%) Waterfall
6 31 (9.69%) Scrum
7 24 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (6.56%) ERP
9 21 (6.56%) Business Analysis
10 19 (5.94%) Migration
10 19 (5.94%) Change Control
11 18 (5.63%) Programme Management
11 18 (5.63%) Service Delivery
11 18 (5.63%) Risk Management
11 18 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (5.63%) PRINCE
12 16 (5.00%) Project Planning
13 14 (4.38%) CRM
13 14 (4.38%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.38%) SQL
2 13 (4.06%) Java
3 10 (3.13%) C
4 2 (0.63%) VB6
4 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
4 2 (0.63%) VB
5 1 (0.31%) ABAP
5 1 (0.31%) C#
5 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (19.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 39 (12.19%) Degree
3 37 (11.56%) PMI Certification
4 30 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (7.81%) PMP
6 14 (4.38%) ISEB
7 12 (3.75%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.44%) APMP
9 8 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.56%) CCNA
12 4 (1.25%) MCSE
12 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
14 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.31%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.13%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) P3O
2 3 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) ARCserve
1 2 (0.63%) Puppet
1 2 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.63%) SCCM
1 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) SCOM
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 47 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.63%) Oracle
3 31 (9.69%) SAP
4 12 (3.75%) Cisco
5 10 (3.13%) VMware
6 4 (1.25%) CA
6 4 (1.25%) HP
6 4 (1.25%) EMC
6 4 (1.25%) Remedy
6 4 (1.25%) Planview
7 3 (0.94%) webMethods
7 3 (0.94%) Lotus
7 3 (0.94%) Dell
8 2 (0.63%) BT
8 2 (0.63%) Altiris
8 2 (0.63%) Cognos
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
8 2 (0.63%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.63%) NetApp
8 2 (0.63%) Intel
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 - 540 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Connectus
Rate: £25.75 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venturi
Rate: £425 - £460 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago