The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 26 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.84% 5.61% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 7.79% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Average daily rate
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£408 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.41% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £206 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £471 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £32.89
% change year-on-year
-18.03% -7.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 154 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 63.51% 71.96% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 101 123
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £13.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE2
Oxfordshire

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (52.38%) Project Management
3 10 (47.62%) PRINCE
4 6 (28.57%) Retail
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Publishing
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow Management
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Degree
8 2 (9.52%) Time Management
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (4.76%) Information Management
9 1 (4.76%) Banking
9 1 (4.76%) CMS
9 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
9 1 (4.76%) Marketing
9 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (4.76%) Local Government

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Publishing
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Local Government
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Change Manager
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Communications Manager
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Assistant Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Transition Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) DTV
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) PRINCE
3 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow Management
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com