The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 18 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.75% 3.70% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 5.88% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
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£320 £356 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -28.06%
PRINCE2
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 102 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 60.63% 62.96% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 32
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £9.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +119.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) SCOM
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) MS Project
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Improvement Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Improvement Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) PACS
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft