The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 35 34 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.72% 3.36% 5.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 4.43% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Median daily rate £450 £330 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -37.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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
188 203 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 80.69% 75.75% 69.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 108 111
Median daily rate £335 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +280.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.10 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 3 £450 +36.36%
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) MCSD
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) APMP
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Communications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Online Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSD
3 1 (10.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP