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 30 August 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 52 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 0.47% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 3.66% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £475 £300 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -42.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
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
105 82 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.97% 12.83% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 41 47
Median daily rate £275 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £33.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +26.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.50 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (80.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) PRINCE
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Management
3 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) Automotive
4 6 (60.00%) Legal
4 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (60.00%) Logistics
4 6 (60.00%) Coaching
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (60.00%) PMP
4 6 (60.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (10.00%) Clustering
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Altiris
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Back Office

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 6 (60.00%) Legal
2 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Software Development Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (80.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Management
3 7 (70.00%) PRINCE
3 7 (70.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) Coaching
4 6 (60.00%) Logistics
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (40.00%) Change Control
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) High Availability
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (60.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Altiris
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) VMware