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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 31 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 20 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.92% 5.73% 15.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 7.02% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 50
Median daily rate £675 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.75% -13.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
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
286 285 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.38% 81.66% 90.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 184 318
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Dunstable +3 3 - -
Luton -10 2 £675 +58.82% 3
Bedford - 2 £445 -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) SIEM
5 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Retail
6 3 (13.64%) SCCM
6 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 2 (9.09%) Email Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Server Building
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (9.09%) Service Design
7 2 (9.09%) Hortonworks
7 2 (9.09%) Cloudera

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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) MPLS
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Programme Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) SOC Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) WAN Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) SIEM
4 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Email Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) PgMP
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) VCP5
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (4.55%) GxP
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Cloudera
3 2 (9.09%) Hortonworks
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (4.55%) Chordiant
4 1 (4.55%) KANA
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Siebel
4 1 (4.55%) Veeam