The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxford 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 28 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.95% 2.49% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 7.14% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£563 £477 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.04% +36.14%
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 £25.00 £39.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.10% +52.88%
Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 70 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 18.01% 34.83% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 43 22
Average daily rate £320 £340 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 16
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
Oxfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (41.67%) Publishing
5 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Workflow
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Workflow Management
6 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
8 1 (8.33%) C
8 1 (8.33%) MS Project
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) Banking
8 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
8 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) Assistant Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Communications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow Management
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft