Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 167 188 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.54% 4.17% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 5.12% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 113 139
East of England median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £250 £269 £281
90th Percentile £563 £548 £550
England median daily rate £443 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +4.12% +1.19% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +1.23% +15.30%
10th Percentile £28.00 £29.65 £30.75
90th Percentile £42.40 £46.32 £43.00
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,961 3,672 4,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.87% 81.38% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,279 2,111 2,366
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.59%
10th Percentile £261 £215 £239
90th Percentile £588 £545 £575
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 288 399
East of England median hourly rate £34.50 £33.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +11.67% +18.23%
10th Percentile £11.80 £13.68 £11.70
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £50.60
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +3 56 £344 -14.06% 16
Cambridgeshire -10 47 £475 +5.56% 11
Bedfordshire +7 29 £413 -31.25% 4
Essex -36 22 £415 -6.48% 6
Suffolk +5 7 £406 +1.56% 4
Norfolk -16 4 £375 +87.50% 2
East Anglia +1 1 £500 -
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 101 (60.48%) Project Management
2 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (28.74%) Finance
4 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (20.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 27 (16.17%) Change Management
6 25 (14.97%) ITIL
6 25 (14.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
8 23 (13.77%) Degree
9 22 (13.17%) PMI Certification
10 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
10 20 (11.98%) Waterfall
11 17 (10.18%) Project Governance
11 17 (10.18%) Risk Management
11 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Project
12 16 (9.58%) Migration
12 16 (9.58%) SC Cleared
13 15 (8.98%) Retail
14 14 (8.38%) Service Delivery
14 14 (8.38%) PMI
14 14 (8.38%) SDLC
15 13 (7.78%) PMO
15 13 (7.78%) WAN
15 13 (7.78%) Business Analysis
16 12 (7.19%) Programme Management
16 12 (7.19%) SAP
16 12 (7.19%) PMP
16 12 (7.19%) LAN
16 12 (7.19%) Information Security

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 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.40%) Confluence
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
3 1 (0.60%) Drupal
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.20%) Maximo
2 2 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.20%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.60%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.60%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) Office 365
2 4 (2.40%) PaaS
2 4 (2.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.78%) WAN
2 12 (7.19%) LAN
3 4 (2.40%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.40%) WLAN
4 3 (1.80%) Firewall
4 3 (1.80%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.20%) DHCP
5 2 (1.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.60%) DMZ
6 1 (0.60%) FTP
6 1 (0.60%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.60%) SAN
6 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.20%) Big Data
1 2 (1.20%) DB2
2 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.59%) JIRA
General
1 48 (28.74%) Finance
2 15 (8.98%) Retail
3 10 (5.99%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.40%) Local Government
5 4 (2.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.80%) Automotive
6 3 (1.80%) Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (56.29%) Project Manager
2 21 (12.57%) Analyst
3 16 (9.58%) IT Manager
3 16 (9.58%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (7.19%) Business Analyst
4 12 (7.19%) Senior Manager
4 12 (7.19%) Senior Project Manager
5 11 (6.59%) Agile Project Manager
6 9 (5.39%) Consultant
6 9 (5.39%) Coordinator
6 9 (5.39%) Project Coordinator
7 8 (4.79%) Applications Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Applications Project Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (4.79%) Programme Manager
8 7 (4.19%) Development Manager
8 7 (4.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.19%) Technical Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Product Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) .NET
1 2 (1.20%) CSS
1 2 (1.20%) HTML
2 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.60%) CSS3
2 1 (0.60%) HTML5
2 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) PMI
2 11 (6.59%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.80%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.80%) NHS
5 3 (1.80%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.20%) EPoS
6 2 (1.20%) Infotainment
6 2 (1.20%) iSeries
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.60%) IVR
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.60%) PACS
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.99%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.60%) AIX
5 1 (0.60%) Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (60.48%) Project Management
2 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (16.17%) Change Management
5 25 (14.97%) ITIL
6 20 (11.98%) Waterfall
7 17 (10.18%) Project Governance
7 17 (10.18%) Risk Management
8 16 (9.58%) Migration
9 14 (8.38%) SDLC
9 14 (8.38%) Service Delivery
10 13 (7.78%) Business Analysis
11 12 (7.19%) Coaching
11 12 (7.19%) Information Security
11 12 (7.19%) Matrix Organization
11 12 (7.19%) Programme Management
12 11 (6.59%) Business Continuity
12 11 (6.59%) Scrum
13 10 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (5.39%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.20%) RPG
2 1 (0.60%) C
2 1 (0.60%) C#
2 1 (0.60%) PHP
2 1 (0.60%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (20.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 25 (14.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 23 (13.77%) Degree
4 22 (13.17%) PMI Certification
5 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
6 16 (9.58%) SC Cleared
7 12 (7.19%) PMP
8 7 (4.19%) CISSP
9 6 (3.59%) CISM
10 5 (2.99%) CISA
11 4 (2.40%) ISEB
11 4 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.20%) CBAP
12 2 (1.20%) CCNA
12 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.20%) IIBA
12 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.20%) MCSA
12 2 (1.20%) MCSE
12 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.78%) PMO
2 6 (3.59%) JSP 440
3 5 (2.99%) GDPR
3 5 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.99%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.80%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.80%) QA
5 2 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.20%) GxP
5 2 (1.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.60%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (1.80%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.19%) SAP
3 6 (3.59%) Cisco
4 4 (2.40%) IBM
5 2 (1.20%) Capita
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle
5 2 (1.20%) Planview
5 2 (1.20%) Remedy
6 1 (0.60%) Ariba
6 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.60%) Brocade
6 1 (0.60%) Chordiant
6 1 (0.60%) Citrix
6 1 (0.60%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.60%) EMC
6 1 (0.60%) HP
6 1 (0.60%) KANA
6 1 (0.60%) Progress
6 1 (0.60%) Siebel
6 1 (0.60%) VMware