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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 22 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.77% 7.97% 13.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 11.52% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 18
Average daily rate
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£500 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £444 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.07 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-23.74% +10.96%
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
301 191 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.00% 69.20% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 116 86
Average daily rate £450 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -56.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 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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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 -13 9 £500 +20.12% 5
Bedford - - - - 2
Dunstable - - - - 1
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 51 (64.56%) Project Management
2 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) Scrum
4 26 (32.91%) Waterfall
5 23 (29.11%) Finance
6 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
7 15 (18.99%) MS Project
7 15 (18.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (18.99%) Retail
8 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (15.19%) Oracle
10 12 (15.19%) Agresso
10 12 (15.19%) SAP
10 12 (15.19%) ERP
10 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (12.66%) Oracle General Ledger
12 10 (12.66%) Oracle Payables
12 10 (12.66%) Oracle Receivables
12 10 (12.66%) Oracle Assets
13 9 (11.39%) MS Office
14 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
14 8 (10.13%) Legal
15 7 (8.86%) SQL
15 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
16 6 (7.59%) Atlassian
16 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
16 6 (7.59%) Resource Management
16 6 (7.59%) QA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (6.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) MS Project
2 9 (11.39%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Agresso
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.27%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.27%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) JIRA
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 15 (18.99%) Retail
3 8 (10.13%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.27%) Front Office
5 1 (1.27%) Back Office
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (74.68%) Project Manager
2 11 (13.92%) Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Integration Manager
4 7 (8.86%) Integration Project Manager
5 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 6 (7.59%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Junior
6 5 (6.33%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Digital Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) PMO Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.53%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.80%) EPoS
2 3 (3.80%) User Experience
2 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) PMI
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (64.56%) Project Management
2 40 (50.63%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) Scrum
4 26 (32.91%) Waterfall
5 20 (25.32%) E-Commerce
6 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.19%) ERP
7 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (7.59%) Project Planning
10 6 (7.59%) Resource Management
10 6 (7.59%) PRINCE
11 5 (6.33%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (6.33%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.06%) Performance Management
12 4 (5.06%) Master Data Management
12 4 (5.06%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.33%) PMP
5 4 (5.06%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) P3O
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
1 12 (15.19%) SAP
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.27%) CA
4 1 (1.27%) Lotus
4 1 (1.27%) Planview
4 1 (1.27%) i-GRasp
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