Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 75 46
Rank change year-on-year +20 -29 -21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 28 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.80% 1.13% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.29% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 18
Oxford median daily rate £500 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -5.80% -20.69%
10th Percentile £425 £209 £134
90th Percentile £600 £481 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxford median hourly rate - - £133.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £133.00

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 643 619 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.36% 87.18% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 475 455
Oxford median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -0.62%
10th Percentile £320 £188 £229
90th Percentile £588 £538 £517
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Oxford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Oxford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Oxford

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) PMP
2 16 (57.14%) PMI Certification
3 13 (46.43%) Change Management
4 12 (42.86%) Project Management
4 12 (42.86%) ITIL
4 12 (42.86%) Migration
5 11 (39.29%) PMI
6 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (28.57%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) Release Management
9 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
10 6 (21.43%) Office 365
11 5 (17.86%) Resource Allocation
11 5 (17.86%) Time Management
11 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
12 4 (14.29%) Publishing
12 4 (14.29%) Document Management
12 4 (14.29%) Solaris
12 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 4 (14.29%) Oracle
12 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
12 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
12 4 (14.29%) SDLC
13 3 (10.71%) Service Design
13 3 (10.71%) Coaching

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Clusterpoint
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.29%) Publishing
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Migration Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Coach
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum Master
6 2 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Implementation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) PMI
2 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Change Management
3 12 (42.86%) ITIL
3 12 (42.86%) Migration
3 12 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) Release Management
5 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.86%) Project Planning
6 5 (17.86%) Resource Allocation
6 5 (17.86%) Time Management
7 4 (14.29%) Document Management
7 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
7 4 (14.29%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Coaching
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 3 (10.71%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 16 (57.14%) PMP
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft