The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE 2
North East / Durham
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 8.64% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.45% - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -0.24% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.66% -7.89%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Durham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 67 56 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 82.72% 74.67% 75.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 18
Median daily rate £325 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +39.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Durham

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Durham.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Durham

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Durham over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Durham

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 3 £325 -
Billingham - 1 £350 -
PRINCE2
North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Durham region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
3 9 (42.86%) PMO
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) BPR
4 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 5 (23.81%) Information Governance
5 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
5 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
6 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Critical Path Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
8 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) PMO Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) E-Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Officer
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) Change Management
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) BPR
3 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
4 5 (23.81%) Information Governance
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
5 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards