The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 16 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 75 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.83% 4.65% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.66% 6.34% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 28
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£360 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.37% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £463 £411
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 £26.58 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.28%
PRINCE2
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
643 552 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.74% 73.40% 70.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 301 273
Average daily rate £375 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 30
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £55.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 82 (50.31%) Finance
2 72 (44.17%) MS Project
2 72 (44.17%) Project Management
3 58 (35.58%) Security Cleared
4 56 (34.36%) SC Cleared
5 51 (31.29%) MS Excel
6 43 (26.38%) Microsoft
7 39 (23.93%) Oracle
8 36 (22.09%) Project Planning
9 33 (20.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 31 (19.02%) PMI Certification
11 29 (17.79%) ITIL
12 26 (15.95%) DV Cleared
13 24 (14.72%) SharePoint
14 22 (13.50%) PMP
15 20 (12.27%) Scrum
15 20 (12.27%) Waterfall
16 18 (11.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 17 (10.43%) OO
17 17 (10.43%) BDD
18 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
19 15 (9.20%) Service Delivery
19 15 (9.20%) Web Development
20 14 (8.59%) MS Office
20 14 (8.59%) .NET
21 13 (7.98%) PMI
21 13 (7.98%) Oracle Applications
21 13 (7.98%) Programme Management
22 12 (7.36%) TDD
22 12 (7.36%) MVC

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 24 (14.72%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.84%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.23%) Lync
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 72 (44.17%) MS Project
2 51 (31.29%) MS Excel
3 14 (8.59%) MS Office
4 11 (6.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (4.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.61%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) LAN
2 6 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.45%) WAN
4 3 (1.84%) VoIP
4 3 (1.84%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) SAN
5 1 (0.61%) ATM
5 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.07%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 82 (50.31%) Finance
2 11 (6.75%) Banking
2 11 (6.75%) Retail
3 10 (6.13%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.91%) Automotive
5 7 (4.29%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.07%) Advertising
7 3 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Electronics
9 1 (0.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (48.47%) Project Manager
2 16 (9.82%) Project Officer
3 15 (9.20%) Project Support Officer
4 14 (8.59%) Analyst
5 12 (7.36%) Development Manager
5 12 (7.36%) Web Manager
6 11 (6.75%) Programme Manager
7 10 (6.13%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Service Manager
8 9 (5.52%) Web Development Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Programme Office Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Financial Business Analyst
10 5 (3.07%) Services Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (3.07%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 4 (2.45%) Transition Manager
11 4 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.59%) .NET
2 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET
2 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.23%) J2EE
3 2 (1.23%) Web Services
3 2 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.98%) PMI
2 12 (7.36%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.84%) EPoS
3 3 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.23%) Statistics
5 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.61%) DTV
5 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.91%) Windows
2 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.61%) UNIX
4 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.17%) Project Management
2 36 (22.09%) Project Planning
3 29 (17.79%) ITIL
4 20 (12.27%) Scrum
4 20 (12.27%) Waterfall
5 17 (10.43%) OO
5 17 (10.43%) BDD
6 16 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.20%) Service Delivery
7 15 (9.20%) Web Development
8 13 (7.98%) Programme Management
9 12 (7.36%) TDD
9 12 (7.36%) MVC
9 12 (7.36%) SOA
9 12 (7.36%) Domain-Driven Design
9 12 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.75%) Matrix Management
10 11 (6.75%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (6.13%) Migration
12 9 (5.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) C#
1 12 (7.36%) PL/SQL
1 12 (7.36%) SQL
2 2 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (35.58%) Security Cleared
2 56 (34.36%) SC Cleared
3 33 (20.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 31 (19.02%) PMI Certification
5 26 (15.95%) DV Cleared
6 22 (13.50%) PMP
7 18 (11.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (4.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (4.91%) HNC
8 8 (4.91%) HND
8 8 (4.91%) ISEB
9 4 (2.45%) APMP
9 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.23%) Degree
11 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.61%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) P3O
2 4 (2.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) OVSD
2 1 (0.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 39 (23.93%) Oracle
3 5 (3.07%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.45%) HP
5 2 (1.23%) SAP
5 2 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (0.61%) Unisys
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.61%) Websense
6 1 (0.61%) Remedy
6 1 (0.61%) Cognos
6 1 (0.61%) IronPort
6 1 (0.61%) Wonderware