The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 77 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 20 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.74% 3.90% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 5.13% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 16
Median daily rate £325 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £290 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £578 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
PRINCE2
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
986 585 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.59% 75.97% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 347 333
Median daily rate £325 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.13 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.12% -11.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PRINCE2
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 across the North East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

PRINCE2
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 across the North East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

PRINCE2
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -40 14 £325 -35.00%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 35 (68.63%) Project Management
2 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (33.33%) Finance
4 15 (29.41%) ITIL
4 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
5 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
6 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
7 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
7 10 (19.61%) PRINCE
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (19.61%) Time Management
7 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
8 9 (17.65%) Data Engineering
8 9 (17.65%) Data Structures
8 9 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (17.65%) ITIL V2
8 9 (17.65%) Change Control
8 9 (17.65%) WMI
8 9 (17.65%) StarTeam
8 9 (17.65%) CMS
8 9 (17.65%) Borland
8 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 9 (17.65%) Serena
9 8 (15.69%) Change Management
9 8 (15.69%) C
10 7 (13.73%) MS Project
10 7 (13.73%) PMP

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (17.65%) CMS
3 5 (9.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Project
2 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) ISDN
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) OpenScape
1 1 (1.96%) PSTN
1 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) StarTeam
2 5 (9.80%) JIRA
General
1 17 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Transition Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Configuration Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) SSRS Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Application Development Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Application Development Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) NHS Project Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) J2EE
1 5 (9.80%) Spring
1 5 (9.80%) Struts
2 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
4 9 (17.65%) Data Structures
5 5 (9.80%) Economics
6 4 (7.84%) NHS
7 2 (3.92%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.96%) Informatics
8 1 (1.96%) IVR
8 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (68.63%) Project Management
2 15 (29.41%) ITIL
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) PRINCE
4 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
4 10 (19.61%) Time Management
5 9 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (17.65%) Change Control
5 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 9 (17.65%) Data Engineering
5 9 (17.65%) ITIL V2
6 8 (15.69%) Change Management
7 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.80%) MVC
8 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) C
2 6 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (13.73%) PMI Certification
4 7 (13.73%) PMP
5 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) WMI
2 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Borland
2 9 (17.65%) Serena
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) BT
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) NICE Systems