The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 28 June 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -37 +3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 32 72 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.15% 7.48% 6.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 8.89% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 58 57
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £533 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 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 822 810 975
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 80.83% 84.11% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 445 510
Median daily rate £400 £406 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 22
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Buckinghamshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -41 23 £450 +11.72% 3
High Wycombe +4 3 £330 -17.50%
PRINCE2
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 54 (58.70%) Project Management
2 41 (44.57%) Finance
3 38 (41.30%) Security Cleared
4 32 (34.78%) ITIL
4 32 (34.78%) SC Cleared
5 30 (32.61%) Microsoft
6 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
6 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
7 20 (21.74%) DV Cleared
8 17 (18.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (18.48%) Oracle
9 15 (16.30%) Windows
9 15 (16.30%) Logistics
10 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (14.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (13.04%) ISEB
12 12 (13.04%) Change Management
12 12 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (11.96%) Programme Management
13 11 (11.96%) Windows Vista
13 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.87%) Public Cloud
14 10 (10.87%) SCCM
14 10 (10.87%) PMO
15 9 (9.78%) MSI
15 9 (9.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
15 9 (9.78%) Release Management

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (21.74%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.17%) Yammer
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) Skype
2 3 (3.26%) WAN
3 2 (2.17%) LAN
3 2 (2.17%) VPN
4 1 (1.09%) BGP
4 1 (1.09%) MPLS
4 1 (1.09%) NAS
4 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MSI
General
1 41 (44.57%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Electronics
2 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.35%) Marketing
2 4 (4.35%) Retail
2 4 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.09%) Automotive
3 1 (1.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (40.22%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.13%) Analyst
3 11 (11.96%) Business Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) Test Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Change Manager
6 8 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 8 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 6 (6.52%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (5.43%) Transition Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Business Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Project Change Manager
10 4 (4.35%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.87%) Public Cloud
3 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Clustering
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
2 11 (11.96%) Windows Vista
3 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) Linux
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Solaris
6 1 (1.09%) Unix
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.70%) Project Management
2 32 (34.78%) ITIL
3 24 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (16.30%) Logistics
5 14 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (13.04%) Change Management
7 11 (11.96%) Programme Management
8 9 (9.78%) Application Packaging
8 9 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.78%) Release Management
9 8 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 8 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (7.61%) Business Transformation
10 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (7.61%) Transition Management
10 7 (7.61%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.52%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.52%) Customer-Centric Approach
11 6 (6.52%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.09%) C
2 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (41.30%) Security Cleared
2 32 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 20 (21.74%) DV Cleared
4 17 (18.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (14.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (13.04%) ISEB
7 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
8 5 (5.43%) PMP
9 4 (4.35%) APMP
9 4 (4.35%) MCSE
9 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (2.17%) Degree
10 2 (2.17%) GSAE
11 1 (1.09%) CCNA
11 1 (1.09%) CCNP
11 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.09%) MCITP
11 1 (1.09%) MCP
11 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) PMO
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) SCCM
2 9 (9.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.09%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Oracle
3 5 (5.43%) Citrix
3 5 (5.43%) SAP
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Cisco
6 2 (2.17%) IFS
6 2 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (1.09%) Avaya
7 1 (1.09%) BT
7 1 (1.09%) F5
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.09%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.09%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.09%) StorageTek
7 1 (1.09%) Sun
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