The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 18 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.37% 2.26% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 3.25% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £363 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 154 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 72.47% 69.68% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 61 43
Average daily rate £300 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £738 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.67 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 8 £363 - 1
Hinckley - - - -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 8 (34.78%) Project Management
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) MS Project
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) AIX
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) CMDB
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) Open Workbench

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) Open Workbench
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Business Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Transition Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) UNIX
1 2 (8.70%) AIX
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) IT Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) eTOM
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (4.35%) Unified Process
6 1 (4.35%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) SAP