The median contractor rate for a PRINCE2 Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Project Manager - PRINCE2
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 126 139
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £21.83 £45.50
% change year-on-year +106.18% -52.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2158 2438 2915
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.83% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1391 1728
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 193 261
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the East of England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 PRINCE2 Project Manager in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the East of England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Project Manager in the East of England

PRINCE2 Project Manager
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 PRINCE2 Project Manager within the East of England 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
Essex -11 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £475 -
Hertfordshire 0 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
England

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, PRINCE2 Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
5 2 (20.00%) Email Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Server Building
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

PRINCE2 Project Manager Skill Set
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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (20.00%) Email Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle