Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 November 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 30 15
Rank change year-on-year -26 -15 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 63 77 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.58% 6.03% 8.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 7.10% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 121
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £392 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.94% -4.51% +11.19%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £286
90th Percentile £500 £576 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £392 £423
% change year-on-year +14.80% -7.22% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.07 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.07 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year -31.03% - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1465 1084 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.24% 84.89% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 636 849
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +8.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Milton Keynes

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 36 (57.14%) Project Management
2 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 26 (41.27%) ITIL
3 26 (41.27%) SC Cleared
4 23 (36.51%) Finance
5 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (23.81%) DV Cleared
8 15 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (19.05%) Windows
10 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
11 10 (15.87%) PMO
12 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
13 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (12.70%) APMP
13 8 (12.70%) People Management
14 7 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
14 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
14 7 (11.11%) Citrix
14 7 (11.11%) PMP
14 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
15 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
15 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (9.52%) Oracle
15 6 (9.52%) Linux

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) LAN
1 5 (7.94%) SAN
2 4 (6.35%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) WAN
2 4 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.17%) NAS
4 1 (1.59%) ATM
4 1 (1.59%) DWDM
4 1 (1.59%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.59%) MPLS
4 1 (1.59%) SDH
4 1 (1.59%) VoIP
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) WLAN
4 1 (1.59%) X.25
4 1 (1.59%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Automotive
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) German Language
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 8 (12.70%) Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Implementation Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Project Officer
7 4 (6.35%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Service Manager
8 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Engineering Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.35%) PMI
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Infotainment
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Solaris
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
5 3 (4.76%) Android
5 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) AIX
7 1 (1.59%) Unix
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Project Management
2 26 (41.27%) ITIL
3 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
6 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 8 (12.70%) People Management
8 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.94%) ERP
9 5 (7.94%) Logistics
9 5 (7.94%) Migration
10 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.35%) Change Management
10 4 (6.35%) ITIL V3
10 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.76%) Information Security
11 3 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 26 (41.27%) SC Cleared
3 15 (23.81%) DV Cleared
3 15 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (12.70%) APMP
4 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (11.11%) PMP
6 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 5 (7.94%) MCSE
7 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.76%) CCNA
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.76%) HNC
8 3 (4.76%) HND
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.17%) CCSP
9 2 (3.17%) GSAE
9 2 (3.17%) ISEB
9 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) PMO
2 4 (6.35%) P3O
2 4 (6.35%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (3.17%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
1 4 (6.35%) SCOM
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Citrix
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.76%) Apple
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) NetApp
6 3 (4.76%) Sun
7 2 (3.17%) StorageTek
8 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.59%) Brocade
8 1 (1.59%) EMC
8 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.59%) IBM
8 1 (1.59%) Nortel
8 1 (1.59%) Planview