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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 27 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 39 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.93% 6.46% 7.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 7.67% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 46
Median daily rate £413 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.65%

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
544 613 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.67% 84.32% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 329 380
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -23.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 51 (65.38%) Project Management
2 38 (48.72%) Finance
3 29 (37.18%) Security Cleared
4 27 (34.62%) SC Cleared
5 25 (32.05%) ITIL
5 25 (32.05%) MS Office
6 23 (29.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (28.21%) MS Project
7 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 18 (23.08%) Change Management
9 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 16 (20.51%) Logistics
10 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (17.95%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (17.95%) Retail
13 13 (16.67%) APMP
13 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (14.10%) Business Transformation
14 11 (14.10%) Automotive
15 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (12.82%) Transition Management
16 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
16 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
16 9 (11.54%) Customer-Centric Approach
16 9 (11.54%) Service Management
16 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
16 9 (11.54%) Oracle
17 8 (10.26%) B2C
17 8 (10.26%) Management Information System

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) Apache
2 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (32.05%) MS Office
2 22 (28.21%) MS Project
3 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
4 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (8.97%) LAN
2 7 (8.97%) WAN
3 6 (7.69%) Firewall
4 5 (6.41%) MPLS
4 5 (6.41%) VoIP
5 4 (5.13%) ADSL
5 4 (5.13%) DMZ
5 4 (5.13%) NAS
5 4 (5.13%) SAN
5 4 (5.13%) WLAN
6 3 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) BGP
7 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
General
1 38 (48.72%) Finance
2 14 (17.95%) Retail
3 11 (14.10%) Automotive
4 5 (6.41%) Banking
4 5 (6.41%) German Language
4 5 (6.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 9 (11.54%) Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) IT Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Change Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (6.41%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.41%) Project Officer
6 5 (6.41%) Project Support Officer
6 5 (6.41%) Support Officer
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.13%) Clustering
4 4 (5.13%) PMI
4 4 (5.13%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
1 4 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Project Management
2 25 (32.05%) ITIL
3 23 (29.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (23.08%) Change Management
5 16 (20.51%) Logistics
6 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (14.10%) Business Transformation
8 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.82%) Transition Management
9 9 (11.54%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 9 (11.54%) Service Management
9 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 8 (10.26%) B2C
11 7 (8.97%) Risk Management
12 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.69%) Coaching
12 6 (7.69%) Migration
12 6 (7.69%) Presales
12 6 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (37.18%) Security Cleared
2 27 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 17 (21.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (16.67%) APMP
5 9 (11.54%) DV Cleared
6 7 (8.97%) Degree
6 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (7.69%) PMI Certification
8 5 (6.41%) ISEB
9 2 (2.56%) APMG
9 2 (2.56%) PMP
10 1 (1.28%) CCNP
10 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) PMO
2 2 (2.56%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Altiris
4 2 (2.56%) F5
4 2 (2.56%) Infoblox
4 2 (2.56%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.28%) BT
5 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.28%) IFS
5 1 (1.28%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.28%) SAP