The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 24 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 64 70
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.16% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £440 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.66% -  

PRINCE 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 516 474 612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.30% 80.07% 80.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 348 411
Median daily rate £475 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.45% +3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing PRINCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Oxfordshire

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Oxfordshire

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) PMP
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Billing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Billing Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Sage
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com