The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 58 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 12 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.39% 0.57% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.78% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £405 £260 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.76% -28.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £260 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +7.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 385 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 70.98% 72.92% 64.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 239 240
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 35
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.30 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £17.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
PRINCE
Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the Milton Keynes region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Milton Keynes region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) DV Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
6 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
6 6 (31.58%) MS Project
7 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
8 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
8 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
8 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
9 3 (15.79%) MS Office
9 3 (15.79%) UNIX
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
10 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
10 2 (10.53%) Business Development
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (10.53%) PMP
10 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
11 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Project
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MS Access
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Principal Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
5 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Development
7 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Demand Management
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) ETL
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) SC Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) DV Cleared
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CITP
4 1 (5.26%) HNC
4 1 (5.26%) HND
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Unisys
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy