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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 34 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 21 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.41% 4.99% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 6.40% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 11
Median daily rate £400 £428 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +10.00%
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
382 484 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 80.25% 77.94% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 298 210
Median daily rate £340 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 48 47
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +8.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +7 9 £380 -39.20%
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £210 - 2
Colchester - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 35 (81.40%) Project Management
2 26 (60.47%) Finance
3 18 (41.86%) PMP
3 18 (41.86%) PMI Certification
4 15 (34.88%) Automotive
5 14 (32.56%) Manufacturing
5 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (30.23%) Performance Management
7 12 (27.91%) PRINCE
7 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (25.58%) Process Improvement
9 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
9 10 (23.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (23.26%) Coaching
9 10 (23.26%) Legal
9 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.26%) Logistics
10 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (18.60%) Change Control
11 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (18.60%) Degree
11 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
11 8 (18.60%) MS Office
12 7 (16.28%) Change Management
13 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
13 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 5 (11.63%) SQL
14 5 (11.63%) MS Project
15 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
15 4 (9.30%) SLA

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 (4.65%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Office
2 5 (11.63%) MS Project
3 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 15 (34.88%) Automotive
3 14 (32.56%) Manufacturing
4 10 (23.26%) Legal
5 3 (6.98%) Local Government
6 2 (4.65%) Banking
7 1 (2.33%) Back Office
7 1 (2.33%) Law
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Project Manager
2 12 (27.91%) IT Manager
3 11 (25.58%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) ICT Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Finance Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) ICT Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) NHS Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Finance Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Marketing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Mobile App
2 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) NHS
4 2 (4.65%) PMI
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Project Management
2 13 (30.23%) Performance Management
3 12 (27.91%) PRINCE
3 12 (27.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (25.58%) Process Improvement
5 10 (23.26%) Coaching
5 10 (23.26%) Logistics
5 10 (23.26%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) Change Control
6 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
8 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.30%) Quality Management
9 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
9 4 (9.30%) System Testing
10 3 (6.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) PMI Certification
1 18 (41.86%) PMP
2 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) APMP
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Altiris
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) Dell
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) VMware