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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 16 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.85% 9.94% 16.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.41% 11.04% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 10
Average daily rate
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£413 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £370 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.78% +7.69%
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
156 154 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 91.23% 90.06% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 117 40
Average daily rate £500 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015, 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 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) PMP
5 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (14.29%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) MS Office
7 2 (9.52%) SAP
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Agresso
7 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) JIRA
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
7 2 (9.52%) Confluence
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Agresso
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Integration Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Junior
2 3 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.76%) SOA
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (19.05%) PMP
2 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
1 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft