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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.73% 6.40% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 7.94% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 10
Median daily rate £313 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £150 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £558 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
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
230 277 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 77.97% 80.52% 70.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 233 99
Median daily rate £425 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.25 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.86% +144.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) NHS
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) PMP
3 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (20.83%) Change Control
4 5 (20.83%) QA
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (20.83%) PMI
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) Finance
6 3 (12.50%) Publishing
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow Management
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management

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 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) NHS Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Migration Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Documentation Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) NHS
2 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (20.83%) PMI
4 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) CCTV
5 1 (4.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Change Control
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (25.00%) PMP
2 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Lotus
2 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow