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 6 May 2016 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 22 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.01% 1.76% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.89% 8.97% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £525 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.25 £26.27
% change year-on-year
-42.19% +64.63%
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
45 78 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.89% 19.65% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 43 37
Median daily rate £350 £445 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% +17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 9
Median hourly rate £50.39 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.97% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 11 £525 -3.44% 3
Dunstable - 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
East of England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) Chordiant
4 5 (29.41%) Siebel
4 5 (29.41%) KANA
4 5 (29.41%) Pega
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) VB
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) VB6
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) SIEM
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) CISSP
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
8 1 (5.88%) MS Project

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) CRM Manager
3 3 (17.65%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) SIEM
7 1 (5.88%) Case Management
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Network Design
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VB
1 3 (17.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BICSI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) BICSI RCDD
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Chordiant
1 5 (29.41%) KANA
1 5 (29.41%) Pega
1 5 (29.41%) Siebel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft