The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 6 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 11.43% 14.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.39% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £438 £241 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 65.71% 80.95% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 3
Average daily rate £400 £315 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.39 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
Bedfordshire

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

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

PRINCE2
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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