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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.56% 4.64% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 5.93% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £366 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.27% +4.57%
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 £28.25 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +4.47%
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
206 236 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 66.67% 78.15% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 95 50
Average daily rate £338 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £145 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 40
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 +8 9 £550 +150.00% 3
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (42.11%) Logistics
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
4 6 (31.58%) Programme Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) MS Project
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) ITSM
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.53%) QA
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) System Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (10.53%) Change Control
9 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
9 1 (5.26%) NVQ Level 4

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
3 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (42.11%) Logistics
4 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
4 6 (31.58%) Programme Management
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) ITSM
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (10.53%) Change Control
8 2 (10.53%) System Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP