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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 23 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 13 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.84% 14.47% 21.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.78% 18.03% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 19
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£425 £428 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £401 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.81%
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
167 61 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.89% 80.26% 73.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 43 65
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £45.43 £19.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.10% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 32 (56.14%) Project Management
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 22 (38.60%) Finance
5 21 (36.84%) Scrum
6 16 (28.07%) ERP
7 15 (26.32%) Oracle
7 15 (26.32%) SAP
7 15 (26.32%) Agresso
7 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
9 13 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (22.81%) Oracle General Ledger
10 12 (21.05%) Oracle Receivables
10 12 (21.05%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
10 12 (21.05%) MS Project
11 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (15.79%) PMP
13 9 (15.79%) PMI Certification
14 8 (14.04%) SQL
14 8 (14.04%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (12.28%) Retail
16 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
16 6 (10.53%) Project Planning
16 6 (10.53%) General Ledger
16 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
16 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (3.51%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Project
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Agresso
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Assets
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (3.51%) CA Clarity
5 1 (1.75%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) PBX
2 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (70.18%) Project Manager
2 11 (19.30%) Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Junior
5 4 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Payments Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.75%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Project Management
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 21 (36.84%) Scrum
5 16 (28.07%) ERP
6 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
8 13 (22.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (14.04%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) Project Planning
12 5 (8.77%) Change Management
13 4 (7.02%) PRINCE
13 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
14 3 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (5.26%) Security Management
14 3 (5.26%) Information Security
15 2 (3.51%) ITIL
15 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (15.79%) PMP
2 9 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
1 15 (26.32%) SAP
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) CA
3 2 (3.51%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) BT
3 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.51%) Aastra
3 2 (3.51%) Planview