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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 6 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 40 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.60% 10.00% 15.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.80% 13.24% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 17
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£475 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £363 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -1.63%
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
202 68 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 93.95% 75.56% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 36 78
Average daily rate £440 £425 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.43 £22.50 £101.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.91% -77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 31 (50.82%) Project Management
2 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.98%) Waterfall
4 22 (36.07%) Finance
5 19 (31.15%) Scrum
6 16 (26.23%) ERP
7 15 (24.59%) Oracle
7 15 (24.59%) SAP
7 15 (24.59%) Agresso
8 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (22.95%) Oracle General Ledger
9 13 (21.31%) Oracle Payables
9 13 (21.31%) Oracle Receivables
9 13 (21.31%) Oracle Assets
9 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
10 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (19.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (18.03%) MS Project
11 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (13.11%) General Ledger
13 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
14 7 (11.48%) Retail
14 7 (11.48%) Data Integration
14 7 (11.48%) PMP
14 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
15 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (9.84%) PRINCE
15 6 (9.84%) SQL
15 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (1.64%) Confluence
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Project
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) MS Office
4 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Agresso
2 14 (22.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (3.28%) CA Clarity
5 1 (1.64%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) PBX
2 2 (3.28%) WAN
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) General Ledger
3 7 (11.48%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Project Manager
2 12 (19.67%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Junior
7 2 (3.28%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Payments Business Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Security Project Manager
8 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Data Integration
2 5 (8.20%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) PMI
4 1 (1.64%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Project Management
2 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.98%) Waterfall
4 19 (31.15%) Scrum
5 16 (26.23%) ERP
6 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
8 12 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (19.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.84%) PRINCE
10 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
10 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
10 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (8.20%) Change Management
12 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (4.92%) Information Security
12 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.92%) Security Management
13 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (11.48%) PMP
2 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
3 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) CCNA
5 2 (3.28%) ISEB
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) P3O
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Oracle
1 15 (24.59%) SAP
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) BT
3 2 (3.28%) CA
3 2 (3.28%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Aastra
3 2 (3.28%) Planview
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian