The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 26 April 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 64 78
Rank change year-on-year -17 +14  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 4 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 1.03% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.21% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £351 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £618 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £421 £405
% change year-on-year +0.86% +4.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +37.50% -19.19%  

PRINCE 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 883 911 1058
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.54% 85.14% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 493 512
Median daily rate £411 £410 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +15.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 25
Median hourly rate £31.00 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.48% +40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Milton Keynes -5 4 £375 +0.67%
PRINCE
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) CAFM
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
4 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Maximo
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (14.29%) APMP
5 1 (14.29%) RedPrairie
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Billing
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Project Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Maximo Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Maximo Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Maximo Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) CAFM
3 2 (28.57%) Facilities Management
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) RedPrairie
1 1 (14.29%) SAP