The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 16 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 Qualifications for the Luton 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 31 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.49% 8.11% 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 37.50% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate - £425 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +129.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £34.25 £29.49
% change year-on-year
-13.86% +16.15%
Qualifications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.27% 21.62% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 7
Average daily rate £425 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £453 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
PRINCE2 Certification
Bedfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Luton

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) MS Project
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (11.11%) DSDM
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) RAD
6 1 (11.11%) DSDM
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft