The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
England / North East
Rank 93 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.30% 1.46% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 6.37% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £323 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% -10.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -4.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
307 204 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.70% 22.87% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 123 109
Median daily rate £345 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £226 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 7
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.60 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Durham - 2 £325 -
Tyne and Wear -30 1 £320 -14.09%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 North East region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) DSDM
4 6 (30.00%) C
4 6 (30.00%) C#
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) SLA
5 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (20.00%) Network Design
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
7 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) BICSI Certification
7 3 (15.00%) BICSI RCDD
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Software Configuration Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Software Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (5.00%) C# Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) DSDM
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 5 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) Network Design
6 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Change Management
9 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C
1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) BICSI Certification
4 3 (15.00%) BICSI RCDD
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards