Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 70 29
Rank change year-on-year +29 -41 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 89 68 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.75% 3.06% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.55% 3.71% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 50 93
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% +2.75% -
10th Percentile £252 £250 £320
90th Percentile £538 £565 £568
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.00 £12.07 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.97% - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year -33.33% +67.79% -18.73%

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 1,604 1,832 1,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 85.68% 82.45% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 857 841
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £247 £228 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.49% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 71 53
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £9.09 £9.31 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.38 £77.50 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.30% -7.78% -

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 24 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 September 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 +18 60 £424 +2.29% 7
High Wycombe +4 9 £320 -3.03%
Aylesbury +2 3 £525 +105.88%
Buckingham - 2 £463 -
PRINCE2
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 48 (53.93%) Project Management
2 39 (43.82%) Finance
3 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
4 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (29.21%) ITIL
6 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
7 22 (24.72%) Microsoft Office
8 19 (21.35%) APMP
9 18 (20.22%) Waterfall
9 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
9 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (19.10%) Degree
10 17 (19.10%) Oracle
11 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Project
11 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (16.85%) ITIL V3
12 14 (15.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 13 (14.61%) Business Analysis
13 13 (14.61%) DV Cleared
13 13 (14.61%) ISEB
14 12 (13.48%) HTML
14 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
16 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
16 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (10.11%) Service Management
17 8 (8.99%) ServiceNow
18 7 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
18 7 (7.87%) PMO
18 7 (7.87%) Marketing

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%) Confluence
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Primavera
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Firewall
1 2 (2.25%) Unified Communications
1 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.12%) BGP
2 1 (1.12%) LAN
2 1 (1.12%) MPLS
2 1 (1.12%) SAN
2 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) GIS
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (43.82%) 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 36 (40.45%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.61%) Project Officer
3 12 (13.48%) Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Applications Manager
6 7 (7.87%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (5.62%) Project Support Officer
7 5 (5.62%) Support Officer
8 4 (4.49%) Application Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Junior
8 4 (4.49%) Junior Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) HTML
2 6 (6.74%) CSS
2 6 (6.74%) XML
3 2 (2.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.12%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.25%) Tandem
6 1 (1.12%) CCTV
6 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) AIX
2 1 (1.12%) Linux
2 1 (1.12%) Solaris
2 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Project Management
2 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.21%) ITIL
4 18 (20.22%) Waterfall
5 15 (16.85%) ITIL V3
5 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.61%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (10.11%) Service Management
9 7 (7.87%) Change Control
9 7 (7.87%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.87%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.74%) Analytics
10 6 (6.74%) Content Management
10 6 (6.74%) Information Security
10 6 (6.74%) IT Strategy
10 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (6.74%) SDLC
10 6 (6.74%) Web Analytics
11 5 (5.62%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.35%) APMP
3 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
4 17 (19.10%) Degree
5 14 (15.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (14.61%) DV Cleared
6 13 (14.61%) ISEB
7 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (7.87%) CCNP
8 7 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (7.87%) HNC
8 7 (7.87%) HND
9 6 (6.74%) CISM
9 6 (6.74%) CISMP
9 6 (6.74%) CISSP
9 6 (6.74%) MCSE
9 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (5.62%) PMP
11 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) PMO
2 5 (5.62%) GxP
3 2 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.10%) Oracle
3 8 (8.99%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.12%) Brocade
4 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco
4 1 (1.12%) EMC
4 1 (1.12%) F5
4 1 (1.12%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) IBM
4 1 (1.12%) Infoblox
4 1 (1.12%) NetApp
4 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Workday