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 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
PRINCE 2
England / East Midlands
Rank 50 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -27 +6  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 51 101 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.42% 6.24% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 7.77% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 64
Median daily rate £375 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £301 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.80 £15.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.33% -34.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1200 1300 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.38% 80.30% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 804 708
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

PRINCE2
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in the East Midlands

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in the East Midlands

PRINCE2
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor 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 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 -8 22 £350 -12.50% 4
Nottinghamshire -22 13 £375 -11.76% 1
Leicestershire +3 12 £350 -22.22% 2
Derbyshire -12 1 - - 3
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 60 (58.82%) Project Management
2 35 (34.31%) Finance
3 33 (32.35%) ITIL
4 25 (24.51%) Degree
5 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
6 22 (21.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (15.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
9 15 (14.71%) SDLC
10 12 (11.76%) ITIL V3
10 12 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
10 12 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (11.76%) MS Project
11 11 (10.78%) Windows
11 11 (10.78%) PMI Certification
11 11 (10.78%) ISEB
11 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
11 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
12 10 (9.80%) MS Office
12 10 (9.80%) ITSM
12 10 (9.80%) Migration
13 9 (8.82%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.82%) Service Management
13 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (7.84%) Change Management
14 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
14 8 (7.84%) SAP
14 8 (7.84%) PMI

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.90%) CMS
1 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.98%) Documentum
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) JBoss
3 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Project
2 10 (9.80%) MS Office
3 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) IaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Unified Communications
2 5 (4.90%) WAN
3 4 (3.92%) VoIP
4 2 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (0.98%) Firewall
5 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.98%) DB2
2 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.98%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.98%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) Gradle
2 1 (0.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 35 (34.31%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) Automotive
4 2 (1.96%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.98%) Local Government
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (49.02%) Project Manager
2 15 (14.71%) Analyst
3 12 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 10 (9.80%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (8.82%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Manager
6 8 (7.84%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (7.84%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) SCCM Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Windows Support Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.92%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) CSS
1 4 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (1.96%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) Ajax
2 2 (1.96%) jQuery
2 2 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.98%) EJB
3 1 (0.98%) J2EE
3 1 (0.98%) JSP
3 1 (0.98%) LINQ
3 1 (0.98%) Servlets
3 1 (0.98%) Struts
3 1 (0.98%) Struts2
3 1 (0.98%) Velocity
3 1 (0.98%) WCF
3 1 (0.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) WPF
3 1 (0.98%) WSDL
3 1 (0.98%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) PMI
3 7 (6.86%) Clustering
3 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.90%) User Experience
5 4 (3.92%) Social Media
6 3 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.94%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.94%) VLE
7 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.96%) NHS
7 2 (1.96%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.98%) EPoS
8 1 (0.98%) FMCG
8 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.78%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Linux
2 6 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (0.98%) AIX
3 1 (0.98%) Android
3 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (58.82%) Project Management
2 33 (32.35%) ITIL
3 24 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.71%) SDLC
6 12 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
6 12 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 10 (9.80%) ITSM
7 10 (9.80%) Migration
8 9 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 9 (8.82%) Service Management
9 8 (7.84%) Change Management
10 7 (6.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 7 (6.86%) High Availability
10 7 (6.86%) Logistics
10 7 (6.86%) PRINCE
11 6 (5.88%) CRM
11 6 (5.88%) ERP
11 6 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.98%) C#
2 1 (0.98%) Groovy
2 1 (0.98%) Java
2 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (24.51%) Degree
2 22 (21.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (15.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (10.78%) ISEB
4 11 (10.78%) PMI Certification
4 11 (10.78%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (6.86%) APMP
6 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.86%) MCSE
6 7 (6.86%) PMP
7 4 (3.92%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.96%) CCNA
8 2 (1.96%) MCSD
9 1 (0.98%) CCDP
9 1 (0.98%) CCNP
9 1 (0.98%) CISSP
9 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) PMO
2 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.98%) P3O
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Cisco
2 8 (7.84%) SAP
3 6 (5.88%) VMware
4 5 (4.90%) NetApp
5 3 (2.94%) Blackboard
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle
6 2 (1.96%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe
7 1 (0.98%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.98%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.98%) Epicor
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) Lagan
7 1 (0.98%) Mercator
7 1 (0.98%) webMethods
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