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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 20 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.60% 3.11% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 4.92% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £369 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -10.60%
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 £27.75 £27.50 £36.36
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -24.36%
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
101 122 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 65.58% 63.21% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 63 25
Average daily rate £338 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 7
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -44.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 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 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Logistics
3 6 (46.15%) Supplier Management
3 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Clustering
7 1 (7.69%) SCOM
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (7.69%) Lync
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL
7 1 (7.69%) Windows

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Programme Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Portfolio Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Logistics
3 6 (46.15%) Supplier Management
3 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft