The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 43 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 18 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.22% 2.98% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 3.71% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 15
Median daily rate £401 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -6.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £212 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £480 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 388 377 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.87% 80.21% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 183 290
Median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 92 39
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.50 £46.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Essex

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Essex

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Essex

PRINCE2
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Southend-on-Sea -26 8 £416 +98.21%
Colchester +14 2 £325 -
Basildon +4 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £288 -
Thurrock - 1 £138 -
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 18 (58.06%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
2 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
4 10 (32.26%) Coaching
5 7 (22.58%) Dependency Management
5 7 (22.58%) ITIL
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco
8 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.90%) Automotive
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (12.90%) PMI
8 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
9 3 (9.68%) PMP
9 3 (9.68%) NHS
9 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (9.68%) CCNP

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (3.23%) G Suite
1 1 (3.23%) IaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) BGP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.45%) FirePass
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) HSRP
2 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.45%) MGCP
2 2 (6.45%) MPLS
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.90%) Automotive
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Development Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Product Development Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Product Manager
3 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
4 4 (12.90%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Development Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Payroll Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) PMI
2 3 (9.68%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) PDA
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Coaching
3 10 (32.26%) Mentoring
4 7 (22.58%) Dependency Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Data Privacy
7 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy
7 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
7 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (9.68%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) PMP
4 2 (6.45%) CCDP
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) MAPM
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS
2 1 (3.23%) IFRS 9
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) DameWare
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.45%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (6.45%) F5
3 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
3 2 (6.45%) Zeacom
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
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