The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 63 78
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 8 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.05% 6.02% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 4
Median daily rate £403 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.73% +5.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £400
% change year-on-year -14.89% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 390 249 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.94% 23.87% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 160 161
Median daily rate £425 £413 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +20.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.40% +64.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Milton Keynes -5 7 £375 -11.24%
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Facilities Management
5 2 (16.67%) CAFM
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Maximo
5 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) MSI
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Certification
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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maximo
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Maximo Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Maximo Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Maximo Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) CAFM
4 2 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft