The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.63% 4.23% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 4.92% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Median daily rate £500 £405 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.45% -36.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 155 122 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.48% 85.92% 89.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 89 94
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +306.24%  
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Luton

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Engineering Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Compliance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Empiric
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago