The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.42% 4.33% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.46% 6.35% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate £330 £550 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £555 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
224 189 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 76.71% 68.23% 77.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 123 97
Average daily rate £315 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+280.95% -61.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.44 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -9 7 £330 -40.00% 2
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) QA
3 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
3 5 (29.41%) Information Governance
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 4 (23.53%) NHS
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) PMP
6 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Velocity
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) COBIT
6 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Governance Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Information Governance Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Information Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) NHS Information Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) NHS
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
2 5 (29.41%) Information Governance
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Kanban
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.76%) PMP
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) APMP
5 1 (5.88%) CCAB
5 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) JDA