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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 41 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.82% 2.53% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 14.58% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate
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£500 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £318 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £427 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -23.61%
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
35 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.11% 17.33% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 25
Average daily rate £430 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £125 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £430 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £41.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 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
Luton -11 4 £500 +21.21% 2
Bedford - - - - 2
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (25.00%) Confluence
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) EPoS
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Legal
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.25%) SaaS

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Taleo
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Integration Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) i-GRasp