The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Bedfordshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 45 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.81% - 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-61.25% +1.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
398 144 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.40% 64.29% 75.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 74 138
Average daily rate £410 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £312 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £14.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% -58.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £28.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE
East of England

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Bedfordshire region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 £450 -
Dunstable - - - -
PRINCE
East of England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) ERP
4 4 (40.00%) Agresso
4 4 (40.00%) General Ledger
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) assyst
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) COBIT
7 1 (10.00%) CMDB
7 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) TOGAF

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Assets
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (40.00%) Agresso
2 1 (10.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) ERP
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) SAP