The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 51 69
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.47% 2.21% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 11.40% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £360 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -11.14% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 85 114 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 13.43% 19.39% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 84 77
Median daily rate £450 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 13
Median hourly rate £17.77 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.97% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 1 £450 +45.16%
Banbury - 1 £270 -
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) Publishing
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) PMO
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) CMS
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) EPoS
7 1 (7.69%) SaaS
7 1 (7.69%) APMP
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2 Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) CMS Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Content Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Release Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft