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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 18 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 83 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.12% 4.55% 5.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.53% 6.08% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 30
Average daily rate
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£389 £363 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -6.25%
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
871 790 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.70% 74.81% 70.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 406 352
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 54
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +57.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 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
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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 +18 65 £360 -0.68% 4
Marlow - 3 £375 -
Princes Risborough - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 2
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 94 (46.31%) Finance
2 88 (43.35%) Project Management
3 73 (35.96%) MS Project
4 65 (32.02%) Security Cleared
5 62 (30.54%) SC Cleared
6 51 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (25.12%) MS Excel
7 46 (22.66%) Microsoft
8 43 (21.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 41 (20.20%) Oracle
10 35 (17.24%) ITIL
11 34 (16.75%) Project Planning
12 33 (16.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 32 (15.76%) PMI Certification
14 30 (14.78%) SharePoint
15 28 (13.79%) DV Cleared
16 23 (11.33%) Waterfall
16 23 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (11.33%) Scrum
17 21 (10.34%) PMP
18 19 (9.36%) OO
18 19 (9.36%) BDD
18 19 (9.36%) Web Development
19 17 (8.37%) Service Delivery
19 17 (8.37%) People Management
20 16 (7.88%) Service Management
21 15 (7.39%) Retail
21 15 (7.39%) .NET
21 15 (7.39%) PMI
22 14 (6.90%) SQL

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 30 (14.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.49%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.49%) Lync
Applications
1 73 (35.96%) MS Project
2 51 (25.12%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (5.91%) MS Office
4 8 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (6.40%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.49%) assyst
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (2.96%) LAN
3 4 (1.97%) WAN
4 3 (1.48%) VoIP
4 3 (1.48%) Internet
4 3 (1.48%) Wireless
5 1 (0.49%) UMTS
5 1 (0.49%) ATM
5 1 (0.49%) 3G
5 1 (0.49%) MPLS
5 1 (0.49%) SAN
5 1 (0.49%) 2G
5 1 (0.49%) Network Security
5 1 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.49%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.43%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.96%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.48%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.49%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 94 (46.31%) Finance
2 15 (7.39%) Retail
3 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.42%) Banking
4 10 (4.93%) Automotive
5 9 (4.43%) Spanish Language
6 8 (3.94%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.46%) Advertising
8 4 (1.97%) Legal
9 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (49.75%) Project Manager
2 22 (10.84%) Analyst
3 17 (8.37%) Project Officer
4 16 (7.88%) Project Support Officer
5 15 (7.39%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.90%) Development Manager
7 13 (6.40%) Web Manager
8 11 (5.42%) Programme Manager
9 10 (4.93%) Web Development Manager
10 9 (4.43%) Service Manager
11 7 (3.45%) Architect
11 7 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (3.45%) Programme Office Manager
11 7 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (2.96%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (2.96%) Financial Business Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Senior Manager
12 6 (2.96%) Agile Business Analyst
13 5 (2.46%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.39%) .NET
2 14 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.99%) Middleware
4 2 (0.99%) J2EE
4 2 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.39%) PMI
2 13 (6.40%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.99%) Statistics
4 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.99%) Social Media
4 2 (0.99%) EPoS
5 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.49%) DTV
5 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.49%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.93%) Windows
2 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.99%) UNIX
3 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (43.35%) Project Management
2 51 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (17.24%) ITIL
4 34 (16.75%) Project Planning
5 23 (11.33%) Waterfall
5 23 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.33%) Scrum
6 19 (9.36%) OO
6 19 (9.36%) BDD
6 19 (9.36%) Web Development
7 17 (8.37%) Service Delivery
7 17 (8.37%) People Management
8 16 (7.88%) Service Management
9 14 (6.90%) Programme Management
10 13 (6.40%) MVC
10 13 (6.40%) SOA
10 13 (6.40%) TDD
10 13 (6.40%) Domain-Driven Design
10 13 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (6.40%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.90%) SQL
1 14 (6.90%) C#
2 13 (6.40%) PL/SQL
3 2 (0.99%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (32.02%) Security Cleared
2 62 (30.54%) SC Cleared
3 43 (21.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 33 (16.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 32 (15.76%) PMI Certification
6 28 (13.79%) DV Cleared
7 21 (10.34%) PMP
8 12 (5.91%) ISEB
9 11 (5.42%) HNC
9 11 (5.42%) HND
10 8 (3.94%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (2.46%) APMP
12 4 (1.97%) Degree
13 2 (0.99%) CCNA
13 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.49%) CCNP
14 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.49%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) SLA
2 5 (2.46%) P3O
3 1 (0.49%) BS15000
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) OVSD
2 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 41 (20.20%) Oracle
3 6 (2.96%) CheckPoint
4 4 (1.97%) HP
5 3 (1.48%) SAP
5 3 (1.48%) Cisco
6 2 (0.99%) IBM
7 1 (0.49%) Cognos
7 1 (0.49%) Unisys
7 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.49%) Websense
7 1 (0.49%) VMware
7 1 (0.49%) IronPort
7 1 (0.49%) Wonderware