Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 37 42
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 32 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.04% 3.38% 4.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 4.21% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 21
Cambridge median daily rate £475 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +55.17% -27.50%
10th Percentile £307 £360 £263
90th Percentile £580 £533 £538
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £450 £458
% change year-on-year +5.56% -1.64% +10.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 545 499 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 85.83% 80.35% 84.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 224 416
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.24% +6.46%
10th Percentile £270 £240 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 68 40
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £35.63 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.68% -11.49% +46.36%
10th Percentile £17.43 £14.36 £16.43
90th Percentile £52.88 £47.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +16.67%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 January 2018, 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 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) PMI Certification
3 9 (28.13%) Change Management
4 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
6 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 6 (18.75%) PMI
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.63%) PMP
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (15.63%) ERP
7 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.50%) DSDM
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (12.50%) JIRA
8 4 (12.50%) Transition Management
8 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (12.50%) SaaS
8 4 (12.50%) PaaS
8 4 (12.50%) Confluence
8 4 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (12.50%) Business Change Management
9 3 (9.38%) Business Forecasting
9 3 (9.38%) Coaching
9 3 (9.38%) Project Governance
9 3 (9.38%) Degree

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 4 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Drupal
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Changepoint
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Project Manager
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) PMI
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) iSeries
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (46.88%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) SDLC
4 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 5 (15.63%) ERP
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (12.50%) Business Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) DSDM
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) Transition Management
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Business Forecasting
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
7 3 (9.38%) Project Governance
8 2 (6.25%) BPMN
8 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) RPG
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) PMI Certification
2 5 (15.63%) PMP
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) CBAP
5 2 (6.25%) IIBA
5 2 (6.25%) ISEB
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Planview
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore