The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.86% 3.39% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 4.82% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
147 83 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 71.01% 70.34% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 22 18
Average daily rate £300 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
Leicestershire

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 17 April 2014.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (25.00%) CMDB
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) AIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft