The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.91% 2.80% 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.35% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £408 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.90% +12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £320 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £529 £471
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 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -19.35%
PRINCE2
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 138 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.36% 64.49% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 70 102
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 27 (58.70%) Project Management
2 16 (34.78%) PMI Certification
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Finance
4 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (28.26%) PMI
6 12 (26.09%) MS Project
7 11 (23.91%) Publishing
8 10 (21.74%) MS Office
8 10 (21.74%) C
8 10 (21.74%) PMP
8 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
9 9 (19.57%) Software Delivery
9 9 (19.57%) Change Management
10 8 (17.39%) Degree
10 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
10 8 (17.39%) Financial Modelling
11 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
11 6 (13.04%) Migration
11 6 (13.04%) Data Integration
11 6 (13.04%) Business Transformation
11 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (10.87%) Coaching
12 5 (10.87%) QA
12 5 (10.87%) NHS
12 5 (10.87%) ITIL
12 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.70%) Oracle
13 4 (8.70%) Risk Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Project
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
3 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) VoIP
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Publishing
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.57%) Software Delivery Project Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Coordinator
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Software Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Software Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Delivery Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (8.70%) Project Director
6 4 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Integration Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) Flash
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) PMI
2 6 (13.04%) Data Integration
2 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (10.87%) NHS
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Life Science
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Project Management
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.74%) Project Planning
5 9 (19.57%) Change Management
5 9 (19.57%) Software Delivery
6 8 (17.39%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.04%) Business Transformation
7 6 (13.04%) Migration
7 6 (13.04%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.87%) ITIL
8 5 (10.87%) Coaching
9 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
11 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
11 2 (4.35%) Change Control
11 2 (4.35%) Validation
11 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) PMI Certification
2 10 (21.74%) PMP
3 8 (17.39%) Degree
3 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) VMware