The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 51 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.85% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 5.15% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -12.65% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 129 97 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.32% 16.41% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 50 63
Median daily rate £350 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £479 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 22
Median hourly rate £35.00 £10.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +250.00% -36.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Peterborough - 2 £400 -
Cambridge +2 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (75.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft