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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 42 31 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -23
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 13 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.42% 5.62% 13.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 7.09% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £373 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% -14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.37%
PRINCE2
North East

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
396 423 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 73.74% 79.21% 68.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 280 51
Average daily rate £360 £296 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 5 13
Average hourly rate £12.68 £17.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% -10.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 10 £300 -19.46% 2
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
PRINCE2
North East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 19 (55.88%) Project Management
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Economics
3 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (26.47%) Change Control
4 9 (26.47%) MS Project
4 9 (26.47%) MS Office
5 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
5 8 (23.53%) Programme Management
6 7 (20.59%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Service Management
7 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.82%) Java
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle
9 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
9 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
9 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (5.88%) QA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Project
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
2 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) French Language
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Service Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Development Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Software Development Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Office Support
4 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Economics
2 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Project Management
2 9 (26.47%) Change Control
3 8 (23.53%) Programme Management
4 7 (20.59%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
8 2 (5.88%) TDD
9 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.94%) Release Management
9 1 (2.94%) Time Management
9 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) PMP
3 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WMI
1 1 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Borland
4 1 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Serena