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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 100 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 31 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.91% 4.02% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 5.11% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 5
Median daily rate £498 £463 £457
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £578 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
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
1385 646 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.44% 78.68% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 413 245
Median daily rate £325 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 39 14
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £12.31 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -57 23 £495 +9.63% 2
Durham +4 7 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 31 (51.67%) Project Management
2 23 (38.33%) Finance
3 22 (36.67%) Change Management
4 21 (35.00%) ITIL
5 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
7 13 (21.67%) DevOps
7 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 12 (20.00%) Open Source
8 12 (20.00%) SaaS
8 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
9 11 (18.33%) PaaS
9 11 (18.33%) IaaS
10 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 8 (13.33%) MS Project
11 8 (13.33%) MS Office
12 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
12 7 (11.67%) Service Management
12 7 (11.67%) Process Improvement
13 6 (10.00%) Change Control
13 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
13 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
13 6 (10.00%) Time Management
13 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (10.00%) Economics
13 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management

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 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Jetty
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
1 8 (13.33%) MS Project
2 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) SaaS
2 11 (18.33%) IaaS
2 11 (18.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.67%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) DHCP
1 1 (1.67%) DNS
1 1 (1.67%) Firewall
1 1 (1.67%) FTP
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
1 1 (1.67%) IPsec
1 1 (1.67%) ISDN
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) OpenScape
1 1 (1.67%) PSTN
1 1 (1.67%) Softphone
1 1 (1.67%) SSL
1 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Big Data
1 1 (1.67%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) Travis CI
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Local Government
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.67%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Business Engagement Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Engagement Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Developer
7 2 (3.33%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Transition Manager
8 1 (1.67%) Lead Project Manager
8 1 (1.67%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) J2EE
1 1 (1.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Economics
2 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 4 (6.67%) NHS
5 2 (3.33%) PMI
6 1 (1.67%) CESG
6 1 (1.67%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.67%) Informatics
6 1 (1.67%) IVR
6 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) CentOS
2 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Project Management
2 22 (36.67%) Change Management
3 21 (35.00%) ITIL
4 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.67%) DevOps
6 12 (20.00%) Open Source
7 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
8 7 (11.67%) Process Improvement
8 7 (11.67%) Service Management
9 6 (10.00%) Change Control
9 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 6 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.00%) Time Management
10 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.33%) Data Engineering
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL V2
10 5 (8.33%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) C++
1 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (10.00%) Python
2 4 (6.67%) C
3 2 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (5.00%) ISEB
5 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.00%) PMP
5 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) CLAS
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) KVM
3 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) WMI
2 2 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Borland
2 5 (8.33%) Serena
3 4 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Avaya
4 1 (1.67%) BT
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Informatica
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle