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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 22 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.07% 1.32% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 1.79% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £349 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
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 £25.75 £26.58
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.10%
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
109 112 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 66.87% 74.17% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 49 50
Average daily rate £325 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £505 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) MBA
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) PACS
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Service Improvement Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Service Improvement Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) PACS
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft