Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE 2
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 36 27
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9 +18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.90% 4.86% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 5.79% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 45
Cambridge median daily rate £325 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £304 £281 £300
90th Percentile £381 £491 £483
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -8.57% +9.38% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £68.00 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £68.00 - -

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 526 656 674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 83.36% 83.89% 80.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 404 470
Cambridge median daily rate £358 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +10.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £190 £281 £250
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £413 £355
% change year-on-year -9.09% +16.20% -2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 46 29
Cambridge median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% -6.49%
10th Percentile £12.10 £17.50 £10.85
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.00 £54.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -34.67% +108.33% -41.46%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Cambridge

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Cambridge

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (8.33%) PMO
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Changepoint
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (8.33%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Changepoint
1 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) DSDM
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Planview
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Marks Sattin
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
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