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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 44 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 15 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.11% 4.86% 6.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 6.29% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 21
Median daily rate £413 £440 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £625 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
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
377 493 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.05% 77.27% 74.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 293 221
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 39 45
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.56 £46.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +6 2 £340 -45.60%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £210 -
Colchester - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 27 (72.97%) Project Management
2 23 (62.16%) Finance
3 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (45.95%) PMP
4 17 (45.95%) PMI Certification
5 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (37.84%) Automotive
7 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
8 12 (32.43%) PRINCE
8 12 (32.43%) Performance Management
9 11 (29.73%) Process Improvement
10 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
10 10 (27.03%) Mobile Application Development
10 10 (27.03%) Coaching
10 10 (27.03%) Legal
10 10 (27.03%) Logistics
11 8 (21.62%) Change Control
12 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 5 (13.51%) MS Project
14 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
14 5 (13.51%) Quality Management
15 4 (10.81%) Degree
15 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
15 4 (10.81%) .NET
15 4 (10.81%) Windows
15 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
15 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery

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 5 (13.51%) MS Project
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) Automotive
3 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
4 10 (27.03%) Legal
5 3 (8.11%) Local Government
6 2 (5.41%) Banking
7 1 (2.70%) Back Office
7 1 (2.70%) Law
7 1 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Project Manager
2 12 (32.43%) IT Manager
3 8 (21.62%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Programme Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Finance Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Finance Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) IT Programme Manager
6 3 (8.11%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) ICT Manager
7 2 (5.41%) IT Finance Manager
8 1 (2.70%) ICT Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) IT Operations Manager
8 1 (2.70%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Project Management
2 15 (40.54%) 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 8 (21.62%) Change Control
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (13.51%) Programme Management
9 5 (13.51%) Quality Management
10 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.81%) Software Delivery
10 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
11 3 (8.11%) ITIL
12 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
12 2 (5.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 17 (45.95%) PMI Certification
2 17 (45.95%) PMP
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) HND
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
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 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Altiris
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) Dell
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) VMware