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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 39 40 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.02% 0.85% 3.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 4.00% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £134 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.70% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £390 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £390 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
72 75 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.57% 21.13% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 61 18
Average daily rate £320 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £289 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £588 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £43.25 £19.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.67% -16.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) DameWare
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (25.00%) Email Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Lotus
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft