The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 47 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.67% 1.08% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.60% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -45.61%
PRINCE
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 188 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.58% 67.38% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 88 171
Average daily rate £425 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £215 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Average hourly rate £43.72 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £14.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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 -21 3 £525 +16.66% 1
Dunstable - - - -
PRINCE
East of England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 7 (50.00%) Retail
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) MS Project
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (21.43%) ERP
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Agresso
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) Migration

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (35.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (21.43%) Agresso
2 1 (7.14%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Supply Chain Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Waterfall
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft