The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 39 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.83% 2.37% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 13.33% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate
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£390 £370 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -24.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
PRINCE2 Certification
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
76 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.11% 17.75% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 18 15
Average daily rate £450 £370 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £23.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £23.00 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Publishing
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Logistics
4 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) CISSP
5 2 (16.67%) CISA
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (41.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) CISA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com