The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 2 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.09% 7.14% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 8.16% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 11
Average daily rate £525 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
165 147 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.67% 87.50% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 118 64
Average daily rate £438 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £578 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 6
Average hourly rate £50.68 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.24% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Luton

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 1 (12.50%) APMP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) LAN

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Service Design Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Transition Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Transition Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Design Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper