Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 46 20
Rank change year-on-year +15 -26 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 36 14 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.26% 2.24% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 2.69% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 33
Bedfordshire median daily rate £431 £625 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.00% +56.25% -9.60%
10th Percentile £228 £441 £313
90th Percentile £556 £688 £473
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £38.25 £37.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year +1.32% -6.79% +26.07%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 576 521 578
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 84.09% 83.23% 83.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 331 385
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £273 £213 £240
90th Percentile £581 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 38
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +117.39%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.02 £13.55
90th Percentile £50.48 £43.11 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.23 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.67% +24.90% +3.91%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Henlow - 7 £365 -
Dunstable -1 5 - - 1
Bedford +5 4 £150 -66.29%
Luton -7 4 £538 -14.00%
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 22 (61.11%) Project Management
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Retail
2 12 (33.33%) SDLC
3 11 (30.56%) Degree
4 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.00%) Migration
5 9 (25.00%) Information Security
5 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (25.00%) LAN
6 8 (22.22%) WAN
6 8 (22.22%) CISSP
6 8 (22.22%) CISA
6 8 (22.22%) CISM
6 8 (22.22%) Information Security Management
6 8 (22.22%) Security Management
6 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 8 (22.22%) Mobile Commerce
6 8 (22.22%) ISMS
6 8 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
6 8 (22.22%) Compliance Management
6 8 (22.22%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 7 (19.44%) JSP 440
7 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
7 7 (19.44%) Finance

PRINCE2
Co-occurring 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 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
2 8 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 3 (8.33%) SSL
3 3 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Skype
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 12 (33.33%) Retail
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
2 8 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 6 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (13.89%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
6 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) GDPR Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Migration Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) IVR
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) PDA
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Project Management
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) SDLC
3 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (25.00%) Information Security
4 9 (25.00%) Migration
5 8 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 8 (22.22%) Compliance Management
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security Management
5 8 (22.22%) ISMS
5 8 (22.22%) Mobile Commerce
5 8 (22.22%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 8 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 8 (22.22%) Security Management
6 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (22.22%) CISA
3 8 (22.22%) CISM
3 8 (22.22%) CISSP
4 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MCP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 7 (19.44%) JSP 440
3 3 (8.33%) GDPR
4 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.78%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya
3 1 (2.78%) Capita
3 1 (2.78%) Chordiant
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) KANA
3 1 (2.78%) Pega
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Siebel
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec
3 1 (2.78%) VMware