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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 3 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 41 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 20.00% 12.20% 15.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.40% 15.87% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 12
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£475 £450 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £322 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
PRINCE2
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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
183 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 89.27% 76.83% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 34 56
Average daily rate £440 £450 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +22.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 28 (46.67%) Project Management
2 24 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 21 (35.00%) Finance
4 16 (26.67%) Scrum
5 14 (23.33%) SAP
5 14 (23.33%) ERP
6 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (21.67%) Oracle
6 13 (21.67%) Agresso
6 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (21.67%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
8 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (16.67%) MS Project
10 9 (15.00%) General Ledger
11 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 8 (13.33%) Data Integration
11 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (13.33%) Retail
12 7 (11.67%) PRINCE
13 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (10.00%) PMP
13 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
13 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
14 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
14 5 (8.33%) Change Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Project
2 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 13 (21.67%) Agresso
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (3.33%) CA Clarity
4 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (3.33%) PBX
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) General Ledger
3 8 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Project Manager
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Payments Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (1.67%) Consultant
8 1 (1.67%) Administrator
8 1 (1.67%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.67%) PMI
2 1 (1.67%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Project Management
2 24 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 16 (26.67%) Scrum
4 14 (23.33%) ERP
5 13 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.67%) PRINCE
9 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) Change Management
10 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (5.00%) Security Management
12 3 (5.00%) Information Security
12 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (10.00%) PMP
2 6 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) CCNA
4 2 (3.33%) ISEB
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
1 2 (3.33%) QA
1 2 (3.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) SAP
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) CA
4 2 (3.33%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco
4 2 (3.33%) BT
4 2 (3.33%) Planview
4 2 (3.33%) Aastra
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) Niku