The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 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.

PRINCE 2
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 35 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 20 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.42% 3.95% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.94% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 25
Median daily rate £370 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £355 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £461 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 470 466 630
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.34% 80.07% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 267 374
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 31 54
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.33% +59.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Cambridgeshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 +4 5 £400 +29.03% 1
Huntingdon -5 5 £339 -
Cambridge -7 5 £325 -24.68%
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 24 (70.59%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
8 4 (11.76%) PMP
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (11.76%) Retail
8 4 (11.76%) PMO
9 3 (8.82%) WordPress
9 3 (8.82%) SDLC
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
9 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
9 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
9 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
9 3 (8.82%) Drupal
9 3 (8.82%) jQuery
9 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
9 3 (8.82%) Magento

PRINCE2
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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.82%) WordPress
3 2 (5.88%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) Smallworld
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (2.94%) GIS
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Japanese Language
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 10 (29.41%) IT Manager
3 9 (26.47%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Implementation Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Implementation Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Project Management
2 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) Contract Management
6 2 (5.88%) People Management
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.76%) PMP
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CISM
5 1 (2.94%) CISSP
5 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Planview
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) SAP