The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 15 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 3.77% 9.32% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 13.41% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £475 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 82 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 73.58% 69.49% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 18
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £28.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% -16.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Durham region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Durham

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Durham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £458 -
PRINCE2
North East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Durham region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
4 5 (33.33%) Legal
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) Data Security
5 4 (26.67%) Information Security
5 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) MS Project
7 2 (13.33%) Network Security
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
8 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) SAP
8 1 (6.67%) SAP PP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Durham region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
1 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Report Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (26.67%) Data Security
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP