The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 23 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 85 85 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.55% 7.17% 8.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 9.93% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 38
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£400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.81% +10.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
PRINCE2
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1004 856 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.35% 72.24% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 478 360
Average daily rate £355 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 28
Average hourly rate £26.75 £15.97 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.50% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.80 £162.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
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 PRINCE2 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Milton Keynes -2 65 £400 +7.02% 9
Aylesbury - 2 £450 -
Marlow - 1 - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 112 (59.26%) Project Management
2 71 (37.57%) Finance
3 64 (33.86%) Security Cleared
4 61 (32.28%) SC Cleared
5 54 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 54 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 53 (28.04%) MS Project
7 49 (25.93%) ITIL
8 41 (21.69%) MS Office
9 35 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (17.46%) MS Excel
12 28 (14.81%) DV Cleared
13 24 (12.70%) APMP
14 22 (11.64%) MS Visio
15 21 (11.11%) Service Management
15 21 (11.11%) Service Delivery
15 21 (11.11%) Windows
15 21 (11.11%) Oracle
16 20 (10.58%) Project Planning
17 18 (9.52%) PRINCE
18 17 (8.99%) Change Management
18 17 (8.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 14 (7.41%) SharePoint
20 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (6.35%) Risk Management
20 12 (6.35%) Windows 2000 Server
21 11 (5.82%) SLA
22 10 (5.29%) Telecoms
22 10 (5.29%) Logistics

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.53%) CMS
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 53 (28.04%) MS Project
2 41 (21.69%) MS Office
3 33 (17.46%) MS Excel
4 22 (11.64%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.59%) Primavera
2 3 (1.59%) assyst
3 2 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.53%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) SaaS
2 3 (1.59%) PaaS
2 3 (1.59%) IaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) 3G
1 7 (3.70%) 4G
2 4 (2.12%) Internet
2 4 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.12%) VPN
2 4 (2.12%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.59%) GSM
3 3 (1.59%) UMTS
3 3 (1.59%) LTE
3 3 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.06%) 2G
4 2 (1.06%) WAN
4 2 (1.06%) LAN
4 2 (1.06%) GPRS
4 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 2 (1.06%) Intranet
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) DWDM
5 1 (0.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 6 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.53%) Yeoman
General
1 71 (37.57%) Finance
2 10 (5.29%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.29%) Retail
3 9 (4.76%) Marketing
4 6 (3.17%) Advertising
5 5 (2.65%) Back Office
6 4 (2.12%) Automotive
6 4 (2.12%) Banking
7 3 (1.59%) Legal
7 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (49.74%) Project Manager
2 22 (11.64%) Analyst
3 18 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 10 (5.29%) Business Analyst
5 9 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (4.23%) Programme Manager
6 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (4.23%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (3.70%) Coordinator
7 7 (3.70%) Project Officer
7 7 (3.70%) Transition Manager
7 7 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
7 7 (3.70%) Service Transition Manager
8 5 (2.65%) Business Manager
8 5 (2.65%) Senior Manager
8 5 (2.65%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (2.12%) Operations Manager
9 4 (2.12%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.70%) Middleware
2 3 (1.59%) .NET
3 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.53%) Mason
4 1 (0.53%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.12%) PMI
3 3 (1.59%) CCTV
4 2 (1.06%) Learning Management System
4 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.06%) NHS
4 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.06%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.53%) DTV
5 1 (0.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.53%) CMDB
5 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.53%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.11%) Windows
2 12 (6.35%) Windows 2000 Server
2 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (2.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.06%) AIX
4 2 (1.06%) Solaris
4 2 (1.06%) Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (59.26%) Project Management
2 49 (25.93%) ITIL
3 35 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (17.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.11%) Service Management
5 21 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 20 (10.58%) Project Planning
7 18 (9.52%) PRINCE
8 17 (8.99%) Change Management
9 12 (6.35%) Risk Management
10 10 (5.29%) Logistics
11 9 (4.76%) Scrum
11 9 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.76%) People Management
12 8 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (4.23%) Migration
12 8 (4.23%) Programme Management
12 8 (4.23%) ITIL V3
12 8 (4.23%) Change Control
13 7 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.70%) SQL
2 3 (1.59%) C#
3 1 (0.53%) Java
3 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 64 (33.86%) Security Cleared
2 61 (32.28%) SC Cleared
3 54 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 28 (14.81%) DV Cleared
5 24 (12.70%) APMP
6 17 (8.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (4.76%) PMI Certification
8 8 (4.23%) HNC
8 8 (4.23%) HND
9 7 (3.70%) PMP
10 5 (2.65%) ISEB
11 4 (2.12%) Degree
11 4 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) P3O
4 1 (0.53%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (2.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.12%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.23%) OVSD
2 4 (2.12%) SCCM
3 2 (1.06%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (1.06%) Netcool
Vendors
1 54 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.11%) Oracle
3 6 (3.17%) Cisco
4 5 (2.65%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.65%) SAP
4 5 (2.65%) HP
5 4 (2.12%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.59%) Brocade
6 3 (1.59%) EMC
6 3 (1.59%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.06%) Cognos
7 2 (1.06%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.06%) NetApp
7 2 (1.06%) VMware
7 2 (1.06%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) Remedy
8 1 (0.53%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.53%) Siebel
8 1 (0.53%) JDA
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