The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 61 60 68
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.09% 1.33% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.37% 5.56% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Median daily rate £375 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £435 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -10.85% +2.50%  
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 Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 337 180 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 45.73% 23.94% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 128 132
Median daily rate £425 £415 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +20.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -36.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) CAFM
5 2 (22.22%) Facilities Management
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Maximo
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) MSI
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Maximo
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Project Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Maximo Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Maximo Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Maximo Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) CAFM
2 2 (22.22%) Facilities Management
2 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft