Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE 2
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 5.71% 2.11% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 2.78% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Bedford median daily rate £150 £445 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.29% +1.14% +12.82%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £625 £400
% change year-on-year -34.00% +56.25% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 52 72 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 74.29% 75.79% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 54
Bedford median daily rate £350 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +13.97% -9.33%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £213
90th Percentile £473 £458 £523
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Bedford median hourly rate £19.00 £10.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.47% -65.67% +140.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -60.00% +105.88%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Bedford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Bedford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Bedford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware