The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 57 52
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 11 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.48% 1.47% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.20% 6.11% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 13
Median daily rate £415 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.73% -4.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £420 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £414 £403
% change year-on-year -2.11% +2.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -40.21% +67.27%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 344 180 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 46.17% 24.03% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 130 132
Median daily rate £425 £418 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +20.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 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 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (87.50%) Project Management
3 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
3 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 11 (68.75%) MS Project
4 11 (68.75%) MS Office
4 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) Logistics
6 9 (56.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 8 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (43.75%) Public Cloud
9 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) APMP
11 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
12 2 (12.50%) Change Management
12 2 (12.50%) Retail
12 2 (12.50%) DevOps
13 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
13 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
13 1 (6.25%) RedPrairie
13 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (6.25%) Change Control
13 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
13 1 (6.25%) SFIA
13 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
13 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
13 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Co-occurring 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 11 (68.75%) MS Office
1 11 (68.75%) MS Project
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Project Manager
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 4 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (87.50%) Project Management
3 11 (68.75%) ITIL
4 9 (56.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 9 (56.25%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) SFIA
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) SC Cleared
1 13 (81.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) RedPrairie
2 1 (6.25%) SAP