The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 19 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.02% 6.44% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.28% 8.06% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 9
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£440 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £328 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £29.50 £36.11
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -18.30%
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
316 360 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.72% 80.00% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 215 102
Average daily rate £475 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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 -2 10 £475 +12.42% 7
Dunstable -2 2 £525 +9.37%
Bedford -4 2 £405 - 2
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 21 (39.62%) Project Management
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Scrum
3 14 (26.42%) Finance
4 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (24.53%) Waterfall
5 11 (20.75%) PMI Certification
6 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.98%) PMP
6 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.98%) Project Planning
7 8 (15.09%) Migration
8 7 (13.21%) MS Project
9 6 (11.32%) Oracle
9 6 (11.32%) ERP
9 6 (11.32%) PRINCE
9 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
9 6 (11.32%) Retail
10 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
11 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
11 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.55%) ITIL
11 4 (7.55%) Windows
11 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (7.55%) Data Integration
11 4 (7.55%) Degree
11 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Project
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (5.66%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
1 2 (3.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Front Office
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Integration Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Integration Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Head of IT
7 1 (1.89%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Security Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Network Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Network Project Manager
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.77%) PMI
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
4 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Project Management
1 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Scrum
3 13 (24.53%) Waterfall
4 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.98%) Project Planning
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 6 (11.32%) ERP
6 6 (11.32%) PRINCE
6 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.66%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (5.66%) SOA
9 3 (5.66%) ETL
9 3 (5.66%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (20.75%) PMI Certification
3 9 (16.98%) PMP
4 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) MCSE
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.77%) APMP
6 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) Citrix
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
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