The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 22 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 23 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 7.44% 5.75% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.00% 7.04% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +32.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £575 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 100 213 187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 82.64% 81.61% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 130 133
Median daily rate £420 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.57% +13.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £43.25 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Suffolk

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Suffolk over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Suffolk

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Suffolk

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 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
Ipswich +5 9 £400 -5.88% 2
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Planview
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (11.76%) Office 365
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.76%) PMBOK
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
6 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (11.76%) PMO
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Delivery Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior PMO
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) APMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMBOK
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Planview
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft