The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 12 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 13 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.50% 7.10% 9.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.63% 7.80% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 12
Median daily rate £513 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £290 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £675 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%
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
135 141 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 88.24% 90.97% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 108 98
Median daily rate £475 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Median hourly rate £50.78 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.24% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) Siebel
4 5 (25.00%) Chordiant
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) KANA
4 5 (25.00%) Pega
5 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) MS Project
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) SCCM
8 1 (5.00%) SCOM
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) Degree

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PlanetPress Connect
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Manager
3 3 (15.00%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Document Management
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) VB
1 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) VCP5
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) NFS
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Chordiant
1 5 (25.00%) KANA
1 5 (25.00%) Pega
1 5 (25.00%) Siebel
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) VMware