Period
to 10 December 2018

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 6 months to 10 December 2018 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
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 66 30
Rank change year-on-year +26 -36 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 89 78 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.29% 3.31% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.98% 3.97% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 59 71
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £440 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.73% +12.52% -5.77%
10th Percentile £255 £280 £258
90th Percentile £588 £500 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £445 £400
% change year-on-year -3.37% +11.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 £12.07 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.97% -31.03% -
10th Percentile £41.00 £12.07 £16.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £12.07 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.02 £25.50
% change year-on-year +4.08% -5.80% -7.27%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,488 1,966 1,449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.41% 83.31% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 914 797
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £240 £255 £223
90th Percentile £588 £530 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 94 68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +12.20% -6.66%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £9.49
90th Percentile £34.13 £48.75 £41.80
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £23.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year +9.22% -5.06% -3.10%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +19 67 £420 -6.67% 14
High Wycombe - 12 £320 - 1
Aylesbury 0 2 £450 +66.67%
Marlow -5 1 £485 -7.62% 3
Buckingham - 1 £475 -
PRINCE2
South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 55 (61.80%) Project Management
2 41 (46.07%) Finance
3 39 (43.82%) Microsoft
4 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
5 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (31.46%) Microsoft Office
7 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
8 24 (26.97%) Oracle
9 22 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (21.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 18 (20.22%) APMP
11 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Project
12 17 (19.10%) DV Cleared
13 16 (17.98%) ITIL
13 16 (17.98%) ISEB
14 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
15 13 (14.61%) Business Analysis
15 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
16 12 (13.48%) Degree
17 9 (10.11%) HNC
17 9 (10.11%) HND
17 9 (10.11%) ServiceNow
18 8 (8.99%) SDLC
19 7 (7.87%) PMO
19 7 (7.87%) Project Planning
19 7 (7.87%) Marketing
19 7 (7.87%) HTML
19 7 (7.87%) Information Security

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 (6.74%) CMS
2 4 (4.49%) Drupal
3 1 (1.12%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (20.22%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.12%) iPaaS
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
1 1 (1.12%) SAN
1 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.12%) GIS
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) JIRA
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (46.07%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Marketing
2 7 (7.87%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (5.62%) Automotive
4 5 (5.62%) German Language
5 4 (4.49%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Billing
6 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.12%) Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Project Manager
2 17 (19.10%) Project Officer
3 13 (14.61%) Analyst
4 10 (11.24%) IT Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Project Support Officer
7 6 (6.74%) Support Officer
8 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Junior
9 4 (4.49%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Head of Development
10 3 (3.37%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Service Management Analyst
11 2 (2.25%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) HTML
2 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 6 (6.74%) CSS
3 1 (1.12%) LAMP
3 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.25%) PMI
6 2 (2.25%) Tandem
7 1 (1.12%) CCTV
7 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) AIX
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Solaris
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.80%) Project Management
2 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.98%) ITIL
4 14 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.61%) Business Analysis
5 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
5 13 (14.61%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.99%) SDLC
7 7 (7.87%) Information Security
7 7 (7.87%) Project Planning
7 7 (7.87%) Scrum
8 6 (6.74%) Analytics
8 6 (6.74%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (6.74%) Content Management
8 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.74%) Service Management
8 6 (6.74%) Validation
8 6 (6.74%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.12%) C#
1 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
2 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
3 19 (21.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (20.22%) APMP
5 17 (19.10%) DV Cleared
6 16 (17.98%) ISEB
7 12 (13.48%) Degree
8 9 (10.11%) HNC
8 9 (10.11%) HND
9 6 (6.74%) PMP
9 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (5.62%) CISSP
10 5 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (5.62%) PMI Certification
11 4 (4.49%) CISM
12 3 (3.37%) CISMP
12 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (2.25%) CCNP
13 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (2.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) PMO
2 5 (5.62%) GxP
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.12%) P3O
4 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (43.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (26.97%) Oracle
3 9 (10.11%) ServiceNow
4 5 (5.62%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco
5 2 (2.25%) Planview
6 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.12%) Brocade
6 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) EMC
6 1 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) IBM
6 1 (1.12%) Meraki
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.12%) Workday