The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
England / East Midlands
Rank 88 78 86
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 12 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.80% 1.17% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.33% 6.35% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 8
Median daily rate £365 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.11% +14.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.17% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 277 299 269
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.55% 18.47% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 192 154
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the East Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the East Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the East Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the East Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Northamptonshire +1 7 £438 -16.26% 4
Nottinghamshire -4 2 £380 -10.05%
Leicestershire -5 1 £350 -22.22%
Derbyshire -9 1 - - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 22 (95.65%) PRINCE2
2 15 (65.22%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) ISEB
5 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
6 5 (21.74%) PMI
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) APMP
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
8 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.70%) Automotive
9 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
9 2 (8.70%) Workflow
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (8.70%) Logistics
9 2 (8.70%) MS Project
9 2 (8.70%) MS Office
9 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
5 3 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Automotive Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Payroll Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) PRINCE2
2 15 (65.22%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.70%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (4.35%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ISEB
2 6 (26.09%) PMI Certification
3 4 (17.39%) APMP
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) webMethods