The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 19 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 19 36 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.04% 9.55% 6.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 11.32% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 12
Median daily rate £375 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £150 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
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
203 318 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 75.19% 84.35% 68.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 256 113
Median daily rate £425 £423 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +28.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 11
Median hourly rate £13.80 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 21 (63.64%) Project Management
2 15 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (39.39%) ITIL
4 9 (27.27%) Windows
5 8 (24.24%) Change Management
6 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 7 (21.21%) NHS
6 7 (21.21%) PMP
6 7 (21.21%) PMI Certification
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
7 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 6 (18.18%) PMI
7 6 (18.18%) Publishing
7 6 (18.18%) Migration
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (15.15%) Change Control
8 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
8 5 (15.15%) Release Management
9 4 (12.12%) QA
9 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.09%) Service Management
10 3 (9.09%) Finance
10 3 (9.09%) Scrum
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 3 (9.09%) CMDB
10 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 3 (9.09%) JIRA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (18.18%) Publishing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) NHS Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Migration Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) NHS
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) PMI
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) CMDB
5 1 (3.03%) Economics
5 1 (3.03%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Project Management
2 15 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (39.39%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
6 5 (15.15%) Release Management
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
8 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.06%) Software Distribution
9 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.06%) Workflow
9 2 (6.06%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) PMI Certification
1 7 (21.21%) PMP
2 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Lotus
2 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow