The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 27 March 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 105 122
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 10 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.73% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.91% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -19.19%  

PRINCE 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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1755 1984 2083
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 82.67% 80.65% 78.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 1175 1208
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 136 163
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.40 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the East of England

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in the East of England

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in the East of England

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in the East of England

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £575 +39.39%
Hertfordshire +1 3 £450 -
Essex -11 3 £281 -33.82%
Bedfordshire -1 1 £450 -30.76%
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 East of England region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (31.58%) JSP 440
7 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
7 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) PMP
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
8 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
9 3 (15.79%) Coaching

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) System Design Authority
3 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Payroll Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
5 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Logistics
8 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
8 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
1 6 (31.58%) PMP
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) JSP 440
2 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Workday