The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 April 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 27 30
Rank change year-on-year -28 +3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 72 138 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.41% 5.39% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 6.82% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 84 97
Median daily rate £370 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% -1.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £544 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -1.21% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £41.57 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 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 1775 2022 2115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.12% 78.92% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1200 1183
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 117 166
Median hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £13.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

PRINCE2
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 in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in the East of England

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in the East of England

PRINCE2
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 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in the East of England

PRINCE2
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Hertfordshire -8 25 £288 -34.28% 8
Cambridgeshire -11 16 £370 -15.42% 4
Bedfordshire -7 12 £375 -26.82% 4
Essex -22 11 £416 -0.59% 4
Suffolk +3 7 £325 -7.14% 1
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 90 (60.81%) Project Management
2 43 (29.05%) Finance
2 43 (29.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 35 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
6 31 (20.95%) Change Management
7 22 (14.86%) Migration
7 22 (14.86%) Risk Management
8 20 (13.51%) Active Directory
8 20 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (12.84%) ITIL
10 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Project
11 14 (9.46%) Windows
12 13 (8.78%) WAN
12 13 (8.78%) PMI Certification
12 13 (8.78%) Change Control
13 12 (8.11%) Office 365
13 12 (8.11%) Waterfall
13 12 (8.11%) Data Migration
13 12 (8.11%) PRINCE
13 12 (8.11%) Citrix
13 12 (8.11%) Degree
14 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
14 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (7.43%) Legal
14 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
14 11 (7.43%) PMO
15 10 (6.76%) SDLC

PRINCE2
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 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.03%) CMS
2 3 (2.03%) Drupal
2 3 (2.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (2.03%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.03%) WordPress
3 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (6.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.03%) Endur
3 3 (2.03%) Magento
4 2 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.68%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.68%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.11%) Office 365
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.05%) OneDrive
4 5 (3.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.70%) G Suite
6 2 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.35%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.78%) WAN
2 8 (5.41%) LAN
3 6 (4.05%) Firewall
3 6 (4.05%) MPLS
4 4 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.03%) Internet
5 3 (2.03%) Intranet
5 3 (2.03%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.35%) BGP
6 2 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.35%) DSL
6 2 (1.35%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.35%) FirePass
6 2 (1.35%) Frame Relay
6 2 (1.35%) HSRP
6 2 (1.35%) MGCP
6 2 (1.35%) SSL
6 2 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.68%) OLAP
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) TestPartner
General
1 43 (29.05%) Finance
2 11 (7.43%) Legal
3 10 (6.76%) Retail
4 8 (5.41%) Automotive
4 8 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.35%) German Language
5 2 (1.35%) Local Government
5 2 (1.35%) Marketing
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 88 (59.46%) Project Manager
2 16 (10.81%) IT Manager
3 14 (9.46%) IT Project Manager
4 13 (8.78%) Analyst
5 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 8 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
7 8 (5.41%) Implementation Project Manager
7 8 (5.41%) Project Implementation Manager
8 7 (4.73%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.73%) Development Manager
8 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 7 (4.73%) Programme Manager
9 6 (4.05%) CRM Manager
9 6 (4.05%) CRM Project Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Service Desk Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Applications Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.38%) .NET
2 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.03%) CSS
2 3 (2.03%) HTML
2 3 (2.03%) jQuery
2 3 (2.03%) Middleware
3 2 (1.35%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (1.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.68%) REST
4 1 (0.68%) RESTful
4 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.76%) PMI
3 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.03%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.03%) NHS
5 3 (2.03%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (0.68%) Life Science
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.46%) Windows
2 9 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.73%) Windows 7
3 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.05%) Linux
4 6 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (60.81%) Project Management
2 43 (29.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (20.95%) Change Management
5 22 (14.86%) Migration
5 22 (14.86%) Risk Management
6 19 (12.84%) ITIL
7 13 (8.78%) Change Control
8 12 (8.11%) Data Migration
8 12 (8.11%) PRINCE
8 12 (8.11%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (6.76%) SDLC
11 9 (6.08%) Contingency Planning
12 8 (5.41%) CRM
12 8 (5.41%) ERP
12 8 (5.41%) Programme Management
12 8 (5.41%) Service Management
13 7 (4.73%) Coaching
13 7 (4.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.70%) C#
2 3 (2.03%) C
2 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.03%) SQL
3 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 20 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (8.78%) PMI Certification
4 12 (8.11%) Degree
5 10 (6.76%) PMP
6 8 (5.41%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.73%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.70%) CCNP
9 4 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.03%) APMP
11 2 (1.35%) CCDP
11 2 (1.35%) ISEB
11 2 (1.35%) MCSA
11 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.68%) CISM
12 1 (0.68%) CISSP
12 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.43%) PMO
2 6 (4.05%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.35%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.68%) IFRS
4 1 (0.68%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) QA
4 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.11%) Citrix
3 8 (5.41%) VMware
4 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.38%) Cisco
5 5 (3.38%) Oracle
6 4 (2.70%) Google
6 4 (2.70%) Planview
7 3 (2.03%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.03%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.03%) OpenLink
7 3 (2.03%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.35%) BMC
8 2 (1.35%) F5
8 2 (1.35%) IBM
8 2 (1.35%) SAP
8 2 (1.35%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.35%) WSO2
8 2 (1.35%) Zeacom
Essex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
CHP
Rate: £33,977 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago