Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 18 January 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 58 60 71
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 +17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 46 9 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.02% 1.15% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.41% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 5 33
10th Percentile £300 £346 £313
25th Percentile £313 - £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.39%
75th Percentile £463 £438 £500
90th Percentile £538 £449 £535
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.34% -0.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
10th Percentile - - £25.31
25th Percentile - - £31.54
Median hourly rate - £28.28 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year - -24.59% -
75th Percentile - - £45.35
90th Percentile - - £45.98
England median hourly rate £44.50 £26.65 £27.50
% change year-on-year +66.98% -3.09% -

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,258 637 1,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.60% 81.25% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 393 772
10th Percentile £213 £220 £238
25th Percentile £345 £320 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%
75th Percentile £515 £476 £488
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 27 86
10th Percentile £8.94 £9.31 £10.79
25th Percentile £9.75 £11.07 £11.61
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.20
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23% +8.87%
75th Percentile £20.00 £37.04 £21.88
90th Percentile £36.60 £47.50 £46.45
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.79 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.68% +27.57% -3.49%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the East Midlands

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in the East Midlands

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PRINCE2 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in the East Midlands

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PRINCE2 in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in the East Midlands

PRINCE2
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +5 15 £325 -18.75%
Northamptonshire -2 14 £425 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 £363 -
Leicestershire -2 5 £438 +2.94% 5
Lincolnshire - 2 £210 -
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Project Management
3 16 (34.78%) PRINCE
3 16 (34.78%) Finance
4 15 (32.61%) Project Delivery
5 12 (26.09%) Social Skills
6 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (19.57%) Migration
7 9 (19.57%) ITIL
7 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (17.39%) ERP
8 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
9 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
9 7 (15.22%) Azure
9 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
10 6 (13.04%) Middleware
10 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
10 6 (13.04%) Automotive
10 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.87%) Degree
11 5 (10.87%) VMware
11 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
11 5 (10.87%) Change Management
11 5 (10.87%) SQL

PRINCE2
Co-occurring 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 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Azure
2 4 (8.70%) AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.17%) Power BI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Social Skills
3 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
4 6 (13.04%) Automotive
4 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.35%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Local Government
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Police
6 1 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (21.74%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) IT Manager
3 8 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) ERP Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) ERP Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Database Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Portfolio Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Project Officer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Linux
1 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Project Management
3 16 (34.78%) PRINCE
4 15 (32.61%) Project Delivery
5 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (19.57%) ITIL
6 9 (19.57%) Migration
7 8 (17.39%) ERP
7 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.87%) Business Case
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
11 4 (8.70%) Behavioural Change
11 4 (8.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
1 5 (10.87%) PMP
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) APMP
3 3 (6.52%) CCNA
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.52%) MCSA
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Cadence
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle