The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 35 50 24
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 54 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.53% 2.49% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 2.90% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 15 14
Median daily rate £375 £375 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £480 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
658 552 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.77% 85.98% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 366 204
Median daily rate £375 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.43 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.53% +11.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 94 (74.60%) ITIL
2 85 (67.46%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (61.11%) Change Management
4 70 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 70 (55.56%) DevOps
5 68 (53.97%) Open Source
6 66 (52.38%) SaaS
7 64 (50.79%) PaaS
7 64 (50.79%) IaaS
8 57 (45.24%) Windows
9 55 (43.65%) Linux
10 51 (40.48%) Microsoft
10 51 (40.48%) Data Management
11 47 (37.30%) MS Excel
12 40 (31.75%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (30.95%) MS PowerPoint
14 33 (26.19%) Unix
15 28 (22.22%) AIX
15 28 (22.22%) Project Management
16 26 (20.63%) Management Information System
16 26 (20.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 23 (18.25%) Finance
18 22 (17.46%) Service Management
19 21 (16.67%) Configuration Management
19 21 (16.67%) Java
19 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
20 20 (15.87%) ITSM
20 20 (15.87%) TOGAF
21 19 (15.08%) ITIL Certification
22 18 (14.29%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (13.49%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.52%) IIS
2 12 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.56%) SAS
4 6 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (3.97%) PowerExchange
5 5 (3.97%) Tuxedo
5 5 (3.97%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.17%) JBoss
6 4 (3.17%) WildFly
7 2 (1.59%) Apache
7 2 (1.59%) CMS
7 2 (1.59%) Jetty
7 2 (1.59%) Mongrel
7 2 (1.59%) nginx
7 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (37.30%) MS Excel
2 39 (30.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (6.35%) MS Project
4 5 (3.97%) MS Office
5 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (3.17%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.79%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 66 (52.38%) SaaS
2 64 (50.79%) IaaS
2 64 (50.79%) PaaS
3 12 (9.52%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.59%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) DHCP
1 12 (9.52%) DNS
1 12 (9.52%) LDAP
2 3 (2.38%) LAN
3 2 (1.59%) FTP
3 2 (1.59%) HTTP
3 2 (1.59%) IPsec
3 2 (1.59%) SSL
3 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.70%) DB2
3 15 (11.90%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (3.97%) Ingres
7 5 (3.97%) PowerCenter
7 5 (3.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (1.59%) Big Data
8 2 (1.59%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (1.59%) OLAP
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.79%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.79%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.97%) JIRA
2 4 (3.17%) CA Gen
3 3 (2.38%) Log4j
4 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.59%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.59%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (18.25%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (20.63%) Project Manager
2 23 (18.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (13.49%) DBA
3 17 (13.49%) Operations Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Analyst
4 11 (8.73%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (8.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.73%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 10 (7.94%) IT Manager
5 10 (7.94%) Support Analyst
6 9 (7.14%) Administrator
6 9 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 9 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Operational Support Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Operations Support Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.56%) Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.97%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) .NET
2 5 (3.97%) Middleware
3 3 (2.38%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (2.38%) REST
3 3 (2.38%) SOAP
3 3 (2.38%) Web Services
3 3 (2.38%) WSDL
3 3 (2.38%) XML
3 3 (2.38%) XSL
3 3 (2.38%) XSLT
4 2 (1.59%) J2EE
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.59%) Servlets
5 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.75%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (20.63%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.52%) Clustering
3 12 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.56%) Tandem
5 6 (4.76%) PMI
6 5 (3.97%) CMDB
7 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.59%) CESG
8 2 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.79%) CCTV
9 1 (0.79%) EFT
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 57 (45.24%) Windows
2 55 (43.65%) Linux
3 33 (26.19%) Unix
4 28 (22.22%) AIX
5 15 (11.90%) Windows 2000
5 15 (11.90%) Windows Server
5 15 (11.90%) Windows XP
6 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.94%) MVS
8 6 (4.76%) HPUX
8 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.76%) zOS
9 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.38%) VME
11 2 (1.59%) VMS
12 1 (0.79%) Solaris
12 1 (0.79%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (74.60%) ITIL
2 85 (67.46%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (61.11%) Change Management
4 70 (55.56%) DevOps
4 70 (55.56%) Problem Management
5 68 (53.97%) Open Source
6 51 (40.48%) Data Management
7 28 (22.22%) Project Management
8 26 (20.63%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 22 (17.46%) Service Management
10 21 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 20 (15.87%) ITSM
11 20 (15.87%) TOGAF
12 18 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (13.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (12.70%) High Availability
15 12 (9.52%) CRM
15 12 (9.52%) Resource Management
16 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (8.73%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) Java
2 18 (14.29%) SQL
3 9 (7.14%) C
4 6 (4.76%) C#
4 6 (4.76%) Perl
4 6 (4.76%) Python
4 6 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.79%) COBOL
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (10.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (9.52%) MCSA
5 12 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (7.94%) Degree
6 10 (7.94%) MCSE
7 9 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.56%) PMI Certification
9 4 (3.17%) APMP
10 3 (2.38%) BICSI Certification
10 3 (2.38%) BICSI RCDD
10 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.38%) ISEB
10 3 (2.38%) MAPM
11 2 (1.59%) CISSP
11 2 (1.59%) CLAS
11 2 (1.59%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.29%) SLA
2 14 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.38%) JSP 440
3 3 (2.38%) QA
4 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (9.52%) vSphere
4 5 (3.97%) KVM
5 2 (1.59%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.17%) Puppet
3 2 (1.59%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.59%) WMI
4 1 (0.79%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 51 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.29%) Oracle
3 16 (12.70%) VMware
4 9 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.56%) CA
6 6 (4.76%) Informatica
6 6 (4.76%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.97%) Remedy
7 5 (3.97%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.59%) Borland
8 2 (1.59%) Cisco
8 2 (1.59%) Google
8 2 (1.59%) HP
8 2 (1.59%) IBM
8 2 (1.59%) Serena