The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 26 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.98% 2.75% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 3.33% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
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 £27.88
% change year-on-year
- -1.34%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 90 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.34% 82.57% 83.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 40 47
Median daily rate £375 £325 £176
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +84.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £40.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
County Antrim -2 14 £388 -13.88%
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 11 (78.57%) MS Project
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Law
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) People Management
4 5 (35.71%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
4 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) PMP
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (7.14%) SAP PM
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (7.14%) SAP
7 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 11 (78.57%) MS Project
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP PM
General
1 6 (42.86%) Law
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Project Management
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (35.71%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) People Management
4 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
4 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP