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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 17 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.51% 3.62% 5.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.35% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 15
Median daily rate £350 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £388 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £44.66 £40.50 £45.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% -10.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.73 £40.50 £32.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.58 £40.50 £49.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.65%

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
331 391 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 87.80% 83.19% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 226 187
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 45 44
Median hourly rate £40.50 £34.25 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% +4.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.05 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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
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 26 February 2017. 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 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 - 4 £400 -
Brentwood +2 1 - - 1
Witham - 1 £270 -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 31 (67.39%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) Change Management
5 12 (26.09%) MS Project
6 11 (23.91%) Coaching
7 10 (21.74%) Programme Management
8 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (19.57%) Automotive
8 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
8 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
8 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.39%) ITIL
9 8 (17.39%) Oracle
9 8 (17.39%) PMI Certification
10 7 (15.22%) PMP
10 7 (15.22%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (15.22%) Process Improvement
11 6 (13.04%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (13.04%) Scrum
11 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.04%) JIRA
11 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
12 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (10.87%) .NET
12 5 (10.87%) PMI
12 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
12 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
12 5 (10.87%) Configuration 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 (4.35%) Moodle
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Project
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) G Suite
1 2 (4.35%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.35%) DSL
1 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) Frame Relay
1 2 (4.35%) LDAP
1 2 (4.35%) MPLS
1 2 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Automotive
2 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) German Language
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 8 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Development Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Product Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Product Development Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.52%) NHS Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) ICT Manager
6 2 (4.35%) ICT Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) IT Finance Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Project Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.87%) PMI
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) NHS
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Learning Management System
4 2 (4.35%) VLE
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Change Management
4 11 (23.91%) Coaching
5 10 (21.74%) Programme Management
6 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.22%) Process Improvement
9 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
9 6 (13.04%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (13.04%) Scrum
10 5 (10.87%) Change Control
10 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
11 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (8.70%) Dependency Management
11 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (17.39%) PMI Certification
3 7 (15.22%) PMP
4 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.35%) CCNP
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) IFRS
2 1 (2.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.35%) Blackboard
3 2 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) SumTotal
4 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow