The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 19 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 22 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.71% 7.65% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 9.20% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 22
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £394 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
PRINCE2
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
278 326 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.76% 83.16% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 224 221
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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 18 £525 +5.00% 4
Dunstable +11 2 - -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 22 (59.46%) Project Management
2 17 (45.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.22%) Project Planning
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
6 5 (13.51%) Pega
6 5 (13.51%) KANA
6 5 (13.51%) MS Project
6 5 (13.51%) Chordiant
6 5 (13.51%) Siebel
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (10.81%) Finance
7 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 4 (10.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Marketing
8 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) Degree
8 3 (8.11%) QA
8 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) VB6
8 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (8.11%) Workflow

PRINCE2
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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Project
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) PlanetPress Connect
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Local Government
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
2 6 (16.22%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Programme Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) CRM Manager
5 3 (8.11%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) ICT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) PMI
2 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) E-Commerce
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Project Planning
4 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.51%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.81%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
8 2 (5.41%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (5.41%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) VB
1 3 (8.11%) VB6
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
5 1 (2.70%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (2.70%) CIPD
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) VCP5
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Chordiant
1 5 (13.51%) KANA
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.51%) Pega
1 5 (13.51%) Siebel
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) webMethods
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Veeam