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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 34 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 64 111 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.35% 8.85% 6.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 11.83% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 68 31
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£400 £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £483 £475
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 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -26.66%
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
943 938 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.78% 74.80% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 561 345
Average daily rate £370 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £244 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 21
Average hourly rate £31.25 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.43% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 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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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 -5 56 £400 +12.67% 5
Aylesbury - 2 £450 -
Marlow - 1 - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 92 (57.14%) Project Management
2 64 (39.75%) Finance
3 57 (35.40%) Security Cleared
4 55 (34.16%) SC Cleared
5 49 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 47 (29.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 45 (27.95%) MS Project
8 42 (26.09%) ITIL
9 41 (25.47%) MS Office
10 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (18.01%) MS Excel
13 26 (16.15%) DV Cleared
14 24 (14.91%) APMP
15 19 (11.80%) MS Visio
15 19 (11.80%) Windows
15 19 (11.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 17 (10.56%) PRINCE
17 15 (9.32%) Service Management
17 15 (9.32%) Service Delivery
17 15 (9.32%) Change Management
17 15 (9.32%) Project Planning
18 13 (8.07%) Retail
19 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
20 10 (6.21%) Logistics
20 10 (6.21%) Marketing
21 9 (5.59%) Windows 2000 Server
21 9 (5.59%) Waterfall
21 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
21 9 (5.59%) SLA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.62%) CMS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (27.95%) MS Project
2 41 (25.47%) MS Office
3 29 (18.01%) MS Excel
4 19 (11.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.86%) Primavera
1 3 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.86%) assyst
2 1 (0.62%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.62%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) SaaS
2 3 (1.86%) PaaS
2 3 (1.86%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) 3G
1 6 (3.73%) 4G
2 4 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.48%) Internet
2 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.48%) VPN
2 4 (2.48%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (1.86%) SAN
4 2 (1.24%) GPRS
4 2 (1.24%) GSM
4 2 (1.24%) UMTS
4 2 (1.24%) Firewall
4 2 (1.24%) 2G
4 2 (1.24%) LTE
4 2 (1.24%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.62%) DWDM
5 1 (0.62%) WAN
5 1 (0.62%) LAN
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (0.62%) Yeoman
General
1 64 (39.75%) Finance
2 13 (8.07%) Retail
3 10 (6.21%) Marketing
4 5 (3.11%) Advertising
5 4 (2.48%) Banking
5 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.86%) Automotive
7 2 (1.24%) Legal
7 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.62%) German Language
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
8 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (55.28%) Project Manager
2 16 (9.94%) Service Manager
3 15 (9.32%) Analyst
4 9 (5.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (5.59%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (4.35%) Transition Manager
5 7 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (4.35%) Service Transition Manager
6 6 (3.73%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (3.11%) Programme Manager
7 5 (3.11%) Coordinator
7 5 (3.11%) Architect
8 4 (2.48%) Business Analyst
8 4 (2.48%) Senior Manager
8 4 (2.48%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (2.48%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (2.48%) Project Officer
9 3 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (0.62%) Mason
2 1 (0.62%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.86%) CCTV
4 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.24%) NHS
4 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.24%) GIS
4 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.62%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.62%) DTV
5 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.62%) PMI
5 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.62%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.62%) User Experience
5 1 (0.62%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.80%) Windows
2 9 (5.59%) Windows 2000 Server
2 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.86%) AIX
4 3 (1.86%) Solaris
4 3 (1.86%) Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (57.14%) Project Management
2 42 (26.09%) ITIL
3 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (10.56%) PRINCE
6 15 (9.32%) Service Management
6 15 (9.32%) Service Delivery
6 15 (9.32%) Change Management
6 15 (9.32%) Project Planning
7 10 (6.21%) Logistics
8 9 (5.59%) Waterfall
9 8 (4.97%) ITIL V3
9 8 (4.97%) Change Control
10 7 (4.35%) Migration
10 7 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.35%) CRM
11 6 (3.73%) Scrum
11 6 (3.73%) Transition Management
11 6 (3.73%) People Management
12 5 (3.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.62%) C#
2 1 (0.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 57 (35.40%) Security Cleared
2 55 (34.16%) SC Cleared
3 47 (29.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (16.15%) DV Cleared
5 24 (14.91%) APMP
6 19 (11.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (4.97%) HNC
7 8 (4.97%) HND
8 4 (2.48%) Degree
9 3 (1.86%) PMP
9 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.86%) ISEB
10 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.48%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.48%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) OVSD
1 4 (2.48%) SCCM
2 2 (1.24%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (1.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 49 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.97%) Oracle
3 6 (3.73%) HP
3 6 (3.73%) Cisco
4 4 (2.48%) Brocade
4 4 (2.48%) EMC
5 3 (1.86%) 3PAR
5 3 (1.86%) IBM
5 3 (1.86%) NetApp
5 3 (1.86%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.24%) SAP
6 2 (1.24%) VMware
7 1 (0.62%) Siebel
7 1 (0.62%) JDA
7 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.62%) Remedy
7 1 (0.62%) Eloqua
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