The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 47 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 22 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.91% 0.55% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.89% 2.11% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 7
Average daily rate £420 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £365 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +52.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
202 237 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.72% 26.13% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 156 146
Average daily rate £415 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Milton Keynes region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Milton Keynes region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 25 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (80.00%) Project Management
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) Analytics
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) SAN
9 4 (16.00%) MS Project Server
9 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) Retail
9 4 (16.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
10 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (12.00%) Statistics
10 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.00%) MS Project

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.00%) MS Access
4 2 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Process Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Statistics
3 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (80.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) ETL
7 2 (8.00%) Metadata Management
7 2 (8.00%) People Management
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft