The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 51 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 8 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.51% 1.40% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.99% 5.61% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 107 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.79% 24.88% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 48
Average daily rate £375 £380 £432
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -11.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
Average hourly rate £46.00 £47.00 £32.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +45.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £28.25 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £49.54 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood +5 7 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £425 -
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Middleware
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
5 3 (25.00%) Rally
6 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Dell
7 1 (8.33%) PMI
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) IT Manager
2 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Programme Manager
4 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Head of Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (8.33%) Storage Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) Rally
2 1 (8.33%) Dell