The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 58 53 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.49% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 1.19% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £535 £185 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +189.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -1.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -40.21% +67.27%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 106 84 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 25.79% 18.50% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 47 54
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £185 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £825 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +8.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £44.90 £35.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £150.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Essex

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Essex

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Essex

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Brentwood - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £535 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
East of England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (90.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) Change Management
3 8 (80.00%) Coaching
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
5 6 (60.00%) Matrix Management
5 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (50.00%) Finance
7 4 (40.00%) Dependency Management
8 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
8 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (20.00%) MS Project
9 2 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (10.00%) SDLC
10 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
10 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
10 1 (10.00%) Release Management
10 1 (10.00%) Time Management
10 1 (10.00%) MAPM
10 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (10.00%) .NET

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Product Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Development Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Product Development Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Product Delivery Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (90.00%) Change Management
2 9 (90.00%) Project Management
3 8 (80.00%) Coaching
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) Matrix Management
5 6 (60.00%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (40.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (30.00%) Project Governance
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
9 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 1 (10.00%) Data Security
9 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (10.00%) Release Management
9 1 (10.00%) Service Management
9 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MAPM
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow