The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank - 10 6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford - 4.35% 10.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.67% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £423 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
PRINCE2
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
32 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 82.05% 65.22% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 12
Average daily rate £388 £373 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +166.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £40.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bedford region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Bedford