The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 68 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 17 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.44% 1.60% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.19% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Average daily rate £431 £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.48% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £284 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £476 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +7.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
835 594 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.82% 72.88% 66.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 357 362
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 43
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.89 £10.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
PRINCE
South East

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 12 £405 +55.76% 3
Iver - - - - 1
PRINCE
South East

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 15 (57.69%) PRINCE2
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Project Management
5 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) MS Project
6 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
8 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (15.38%) MS Office
8 4 (15.38%) UNIX
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 3 (11.54%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
9 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
9 3 (11.54%) Service Management
9 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
10 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Project
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) PowerCenter
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) PRINCE2
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Business Development
8 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.85%) Logistics
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 12 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 12 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.69%) PMP
5 1 (3.85%) HNC
5 1 (3.85%) HND
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Unisys
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Planview