The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 5 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.00% 2.04% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 2.70% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.63%
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
20 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 80.00% 75.51% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 20
Median daily rate £375 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

PRINCE2
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Email Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel