The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 20 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.42% 4.63% 5.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 6.05% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 21
Median daily rate £425 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £288 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.63%
PRINCE2
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 413 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 79.42% 76.48% 74.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 225 263
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £244 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 31 36
Median hourly rate £25.00 £40.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.27% +32.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £46.60 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +9 2 £340 -45.60%
Brentwood +3 1 - -
Chelmsford +3 1 £185 -61.05% 1
Colchester -12 1 - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £550 -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 26 (70.27%) Project Management
2 23 (62.16%) Finance
3 21 (56.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (45.95%) PMP
4 17 (45.95%) PMI Certification
5 14 (37.84%) Automotive
6 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
7 12 (32.43%) PRINCE
7 12 (32.43%) Performance Management
8 11 (29.73%) Process Improvement
9 10 (27.03%) Legal
9 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
9 10 (27.03%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (27.03%) Coaching
9 10 (27.03%) Logistics
10 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Change Control
12 5 (13.51%) Degree
13 4 (10.81%) MS Project
13 4 (10.81%) SQL
13 4 (10.81%) Windows
13 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
13 4 (10.81%) Middleware
13 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
14 3 (8.11%) Project Governance
14 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
14 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Management

PRINCE2
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 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) Automotive
3 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
4 10 (27.03%) Legal
5 2 (5.41%) Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Back Office
6 1 (2.70%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Project Manager
2 12 (32.43%) IT Manager
3 7 (18.92%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Programme Manager
6 4 (10.81%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) IT Programme Manager
6 4 (10.81%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Procurement Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
2 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Project Management
2 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (32.43%) Performance Management
3 12 (32.43%) PRINCE
4 11 (29.73%) Process Improvement
5 10 (27.03%) Coaching
5 10 (27.03%) Logistics
5 10 (27.03%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
7 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.22%) Change Control
8 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
9 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (8.11%) Project Governance
10 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (45.95%) PMI Certification
2 17 (45.95%) PMP
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) APMP
4 2 (5.41%) HND
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) CCNP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) MCP
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Altiris
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Dell
3 1 (2.70%) VMware