The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 55 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.66% 5.65% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 6.91% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 22
Median daily rate £406 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-18.72% +6.79%
PRINCE2
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 579 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.51% 81.78% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 443 255
Median daily rate £434 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 27
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £13.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -14 5 £313 -16.66% 3
Banbury +2 1 £225 -49.43%
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Abingdon - 1 £413 - 1
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 47 (61.84%) Project Management
2 24 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (28.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (22.37%) Finance
5 12 (15.79%) Migration
6 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.16%) NHS
8 9 (11.84%) MS Project
8 9 (11.84%) MS Office
8 9 (11.84%) ITIL
8 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
8 9 (11.84%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
9 8 (10.53%) Change Control
9 8 (10.53%) PMP
9 8 (10.53%) Change Management
10 7 (9.21%) PMI Certification
10 7 (9.21%) PMI
10 7 (9.21%) QA
10 7 (9.21%) Coaching
11 6 (7.89%) Office 365
11 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
12 5 (6.58%) Publishing
12 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.58%) Windows
12 5 (6.58%) SLA
12 5 (6.58%) Banking
12 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (6.58%) Dependency Management
13 4 (5.26%) Resource Allocation

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (5.26%) MS Project Server
1 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
1 9 (11.84%) MS Project
2 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) DNS
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
1 1 (1.32%) Network Security
1 1 (1.32%) SAN
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
2 5 (6.58%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Project Manager
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Migration Manager
3 9 (11.84%) Migration Project Manager
3 9 (11.84%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Senior Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Service Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Data Centre Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) IT Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Office 365 Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Project Office Manager
7 4 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Support Assistant
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) NHS
2 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.21%) PMI
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) CCTV
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) New Media
6 1 (1.32%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.32%) Informatics
6 1 (1.32%) Social Media
6 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Project Management
2 24 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (15.79%) Migration
4 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.84%) ITIL
5 9 (11.84%) Project Planning
6 8 (10.53%) Change Control
6 8 (10.53%) Change Management
7 7 (9.21%) Coaching
8 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.58%) Dependency Management
9 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) Release Management
10 4 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.95%) Information Security
11 3 (3.95%) Scrum
11 3 (3.95%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (10.53%) PMP
3 7 (9.21%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.95%) APMP
6 2 (2.63%) Degree
6 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco
3 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.32%) SAP