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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 13 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 87 70 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.88% 8.43% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.18% 11.08% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.73%
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
778 632 560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.39% 76.14% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 372 299
Average daily rate £390 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 26
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -48.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £10.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 83 (56.08%) Finance
2 79 (53.38%) Project Management
3 49 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (22.97%) Security Cleared
5 32 (21.62%) ITIL
6 31 (20.95%) SC Cleared
7 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
8 28 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 28 (18.92%) Waterfall
9 25 (16.89%) MS Project
9 25 (16.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (14.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 21 (14.19%) DV Cleared
11 20 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (12.84%) Change Management
13 18 (12.16%) MS Excel
14 17 (11.49%) APMP
15 16 (10.81%) Retail
15 16 (10.81%) Programme Management
16 15 (10.14%) Oracle
17 14 (9.46%) MS Office
17 14 (9.46%) SAP
17 14 (9.46%) Windows
17 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
17 14 (9.46%) Scrum
17 14 (9.46%) Project Planning
18 12 (8.11%) Marketing
18 12 (8.11%) Data Protection
18 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
18 12 (8.11%) Risk Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.03%) Documentum
3 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (16.89%) MS Project
2 18 (12.16%) MS Excel
3 14 (9.46%) MS Office
4 10 (6.76%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (6.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.70%) Primavera
3 3 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.68%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.03%) SAN
2 3 (2.03%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
3 1 (0.68%) Wireless
3 1 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.03%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (2.03%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 83 (56.08%) Finance
2 16 (10.81%) Retail
3 12 (8.11%) Marketing
3 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.76%) Electronics
4 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.41%) Automotive
6 6 (4.05%) Banking
7 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.35%) Advertising
8 2 (1.35%) German Language
9 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (43.92%) Project Manager
2 33 (22.30%) Analyst
3 17 (11.49%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.08%) Programme Manager
5 8 (5.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 8 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (5.41%) Financial Business Analyst
6 6 (4.05%) Architect
6 6 (4.05%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Change Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Programme Office Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (3.38%) Project Officer
8 4 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (2.70%) Process Analyst
9 3 (2.03%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) .NET
2 2 (1.35%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.68%) WAP
3 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) DTV
1 10 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.03%) CCTV
5 3 (2.03%) Statistics
5 3 (2.03%) GIS
6 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.35%) CMDB
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.68%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.46%) Windows
2 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.73%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (2.70%) Linux
5 3 (2.03%) AIX
5 3 (2.03%) Solaris
6 2 (1.35%) UNIX
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (53.38%) Project Management
2 49 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (21.62%) ITIL
4 28 (18.92%) Waterfall
5 25 (16.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (12.84%) Change Management
8 16 (10.81%) Programme Management
9 14 (9.46%) Scrum
9 14 (9.46%) Project Planning
10 12 (8.11%) Data Protection
10 12 (8.11%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.43%) Service Management
11 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.43%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.41%) DSDM
13 8 (5.41%) Migration
13 8 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.05%) SQL
2 3 (2.03%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) VB
3 1 (0.68%) VBA
3 1 (0.68%) C
3 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (22.97%) Security Cleared
2 31 (20.95%) SC Cleared
3 28 (18.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (14.19%) DV Cleared
4 21 (14.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (11.49%) APMP
6 11 (7.43%) ISEB
7 6 (4.05%) Degree
7 6 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (3.38%) PMP
8 5 (3.38%) HNC
8 5 (3.38%) HND
9 4 (2.70%) PMI Certification
10 3 (2.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
2 4 (2.70%) PMBOK
3 3 (2.03%) QA
4 2 (1.35%) P3O
Vendors
1 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.14%) Oracle
3 14 (9.46%) SAP
4 6 (4.05%) HP
5 3 (2.03%) EMC
5 3 (2.03%) NetApp
5 3 (2.03%) Brocade
5 3 (2.03%) IBM
5 3 (2.03%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.35%) Remedy
7 1 (0.68%) Capita
7 1 (0.68%) Aruba
7 1 (0.68%) Sage
7 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) BMC
7 1 (0.68%) JDA
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