The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 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 2
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 20 31
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 30 45 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.81% 7.50% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 9.34% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 27
Median daily rate £475 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -27.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.80 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.42% -20.71%  

PRINCE2 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 512 482 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.05% 80.33% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 350 417
Median daily rate £473 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% +3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 22
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Oxfordshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 -3 10 £525 +68.00% 1
Banbury +5 5 £425 +88.88%
Kidlington +1 4 £525 +10.52% 2
Abingdon -2 1 £250 -39.39%
PRINCE2
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 39 (55.71%) Project Management
2 32 (45.71%) PMI Certification
3 31 (44.29%) PMI
3 31 (44.29%) Migration
4 29 (41.43%) PMP
5 27 (38.57%) Amazon AWS
6 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (32.86%) Data Centre
8 22 (31.43%) Change Management
9 20 (28.57%) Windows
10 18 (25.71%) ITIL
11 17 (24.29%) PMO
12 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (21.43%) Release Management
13 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (18.57%) Publishing
15 12 (17.14%) Finance
16 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
17 10 (14.29%) MS Visio
17 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (14.29%) Office 365
18 8 (11.43%) Application Rationalisation
19 7 (10.00%) Project Planning
19 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
19 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
19 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
20 6 (8.57%) SCCM
21 5 (7.14%) APMP
21 5 (7.14%) QA

PRINCE2
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 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) Drupal
1 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 27 (38.57%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.29%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) IaaS
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) LAN
1 5 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.43%) BGP
3 1 (1.43%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) JIRA
General
1 13 (18.57%) Publishing
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Billing
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (77.14%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.14%) Data Centre Manager
2 12 (17.14%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Migration Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Migration Project Manager
4 7 (10.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Data Migration Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Manager
8 3 (4.29%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.29%) PMI
2 23 (32.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
4 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) Project Management
2 31 (44.29%) Migration
3 24 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.43%) Change Management
5 18 (25.71%) ITIL
6 15 (21.43%) Release Management
6 15 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (15.71%) Risk Management
8 8 (11.43%) Application Rationalisation
9 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 7 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.71%) Coaching
10 4 (5.71%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.29%) PRINCE
11 3 (4.29%) Scrum
11 3 (4.29%) SDLC
11 3 (4.29%) Service Design
11 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) PMI Certification
2 29 (41.43%) PMP
3 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (7.14%) APMP
5 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.29%) PMO
2 5 (7.14%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 22301
3 2 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
2 3 (4.29%) Juniper
2 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
3 2 (2.86%) Apple
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco
3 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (1.43%) Brocade
4 1 (1.43%) HP
4 1 (1.43%) NetApp
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Sage
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) SonicWALL
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £475.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: From £475 to £495 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Rate: £36,592 Fixed Term Contract for 12 months
Posted: 18 days ago