The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 24 21 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.33% 4.90% 6.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 5.58% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 18
Median daily rate £375 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £385 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 269 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.61% 87.91% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 181 270
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Bedfordshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Bedford - 4 £375 - 2
Luton 0 3 £425 -19.04% 3
Dunstable - 1 - - 2
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
5 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) MS Project
6 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.52%) MPLS
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Advertising
6 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) SCCM
6 2 (9.52%) Email Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) MPLS
1 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) TestPartner
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) WAN Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Design Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Email Migration
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) People Management
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Server Building
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) ETL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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