The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 33 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 64 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.57% 2.81% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.58% 3.30% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 16 14
Median daily rate £378 £311 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.28% -29.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £230 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £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 £27.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
746 576 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.18% 85.21% 76.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 363 234
Median daily rate £380 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £10.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +22 61 £375 -
Jarrow - 3 £475 -
PRINCE2
North East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 97 (71.85%) ITIL
2 85 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (59.26%) Change Management
4 70 (51.85%) Problem Management
4 70 (51.85%) DevOps
5 68 (50.37%) Open Source
6 66 (48.89%) SaaS
7 64 (47.41%) PaaS
7 64 (47.41%) IaaS
8 57 (42.22%) Windows
9 55 (40.74%) Linux
10 54 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 51 (37.78%) Data Management
12 47 (34.81%) MS Excel
13 42 (31.11%) MS PowerPoint
14 41 (30.37%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (25.19%) Project Management
16 33 (24.44%) Unix
17 29 (21.48%) Finance
18 28 (20.74%) AIX
19 27 (20.00%) Management Information System
20 26 (19.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
21 22 (16.30%) Service Management
22 21 (15.56%) Configuration Management
22 21 (15.56%) Java
22 21 (15.56%) SQL Server
23 20 (14.81%) ITSM
23 20 (14.81%) TOGAF
24 19 (14.07%) ITIL Certification
25 18 (13.33%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (12.59%) WebSphere
2 15 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.89%) IIS
4 7 (5.19%) SAS
5 6 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (3.70%) PowerExchange
6 5 (3.70%) Tuxedo
6 5 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.96%) JBoss
7 4 (2.96%) WildFly
8 2 (1.48%) Apache
8 2 (1.48%) CMS
8 2 (1.48%) Jetty
8 2 (1.48%) Mongrel
8 2 (1.48%) nginx
8 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (34.81%) MS Excel
2 42 (31.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (8.15%) MS Project
4 8 (5.93%) MS Office
5 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.96%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 66 (48.89%) SaaS
2 64 (47.41%) IaaS
2 64 (47.41%) PaaS
3 12 (8.89%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.48%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) DHCP
1 12 (8.89%) DNS
1 12 (8.89%) LDAP
2 3 (2.22%) LAN
3 2 (1.48%) FTP
3 2 (1.48%) HTTP
3 2 (1.48%) IPsec
3 2 (1.48%) SSL
3 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.85%) DB2
3 15 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (3.70%) Ingres
7 5 (3.70%) PowerCenter
7 5 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (1.48%) Big Data
8 2 (1.48%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (1.48%) OLAP
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.74%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.74%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) JIRA
2 4 (2.96%) CA Gen
3 3 (2.22%) Log4j
4 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.48%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.48%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (21.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.74%) Banking
3 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 23 (17.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (12.59%) DBA
3 17 (12.59%) Operations Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Analyst
4 11 (8.15%) IT Manager
4 11 (8.15%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (8.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (8.15%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 10 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 9 (6.67%) Administrator
6 9 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) Operational Support Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) Operations Support Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Architect
9 6 (4.44%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.70%) Configuration Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) .NET
2 5 (3.70%) Middleware
3 3 (2.22%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (2.22%) REST
3 3 (2.22%) SOAP
3 3 (2.22%) Web Services
3 3 (2.22%) WSDL
3 3 (2.22%) XML
3 3 (2.22%) XSL
3 3 (2.22%) XSLT
4 2 (1.48%) J2EE
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.48%) Servlets
5 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (30.37%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.89%) Clustering
3 12 (8.89%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.19%) Tandem
5 6 (4.44%) PMI
6 5 (3.70%) CMDB
7 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.48%) CESG
9 2 (1.48%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.74%) CCTV
10 1 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.74%) EFT
10 1 (0.74%) NHS
10 1 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 57 (42.22%) Windows
2 55 (40.74%) Linux
3 33 (24.44%) Unix
4 28 (20.74%) AIX
5 15 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 15 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 15 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (7.41%) MVS
8 6 (4.44%) HPUX
8 6 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.44%) zOS
9 5 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.22%) VME
11 2 (1.48%) VMS
12 1 (0.74%) Solaris
12 1 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (71.85%) ITIL
2 85 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (59.26%) Change Management
4 70 (51.85%) DevOps
4 70 (51.85%) Problem Management
5 68 (50.37%) Open Source
6 51 (37.78%) Data Management
7 34 (25.19%) Project Management
8 26 (19.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 22 (16.30%) Service Management
10 21 (15.56%) Configuration Management
11 20 (14.81%) ITSM
11 20 (14.81%) TOGAF
12 18 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (12.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (11.85%) High Availability
15 12 (8.89%) CRM
15 12 (8.89%) Resource Management
16 11 (8.15%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (8.15%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.56%) Java
2 18 (13.33%) SQL
3 9 (6.67%) C
4 6 (4.44%) C#
4 6 (4.44%) Perl
4 6 (4.44%) Python
4 6 (4.44%) Ruby
5 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.74%) COBOL
6 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.74%) VB
6 1 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (14.07%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (11.85%) Security Cleared
3 15 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (9.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (9.63%) Degree
5 12 (8.89%) MCSA
5 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (7.41%) MCSE
7 9 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 8 (5.93%) APMP
9 7 (5.19%) PMI Certification
10 6 (4.44%) MAPM
11 3 (2.22%) BICSI Certification
11 3 (2.22%) BICSI RCDD
11 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.22%) ISEB
12 2 (1.48%) CISSP
12 2 (1.48%) CLAS
12 2 (1.48%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) SLA
2 14 (10.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.70%) QA
4 3 (2.22%) JSP 440
5 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (10.37%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (8.89%) vSphere
4 5 (3.70%) KVM
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Clusterware
5 2 (1.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.96%) Puppet
3 2 (1.48%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.48%) WMI
4 1 (0.74%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 54 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.33%) Oracle
3 16 (11.85%) VMware
4 9 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.19%) CA
6 6 (4.44%) Informatica
6 6 (4.44%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.70%) Remedy
7 5 (3.70%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.48%) Borland
8 2 (1.48%) Cisco
8 2 (1.48%) Google
8 2 (1.48%) HP
8 2 (1.48%) IBM
8 2 (1.48%) Serena
9 1 (0.74%) BT