Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 78 77
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.59% 0.63% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.10% 2.17% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Essex median daily rate £375 £435 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +45.00% -33.33%
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £22.50

PRINCE2 Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 129 230 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.89% 29.04% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 161 73
Essex median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £187 £225 £238
90th Percentile £580 £518 £624
East of England median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 23
Essex median hourly rate £39.01 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.44% -17.65% +20.82%
10th Percentile £29.99 £15.75 £32.85
90th Percentile £39.93 £43.75 £48.20
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +52.17% +19.48%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Essex

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Essex

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Essex region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Unit4 Business World
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) HR Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management