The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 38 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.31% 1.82% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.81% 9.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
64 98 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.71% 19.80% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 61 17
Average daily rate £350 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £516 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +141.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Bedfordshire region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
Dunstable - 2 £413 -
Luton +6 1 £425 -22.72% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) WFM
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Extranet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) WFM
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCDA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Ceridian