The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 26 24 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.43% 1.36% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 1.74% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 126 115 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 79.75% 78.23% 64.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 49 55
Median daily rate £340 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +175.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £21.50
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 Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Leicester

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Leicester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Leicester

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Leicester

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (50.00%) ITSM
4 5 (41.67%) CMS
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security
6 3 (25.00%) VLE
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Content Management
6 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (25.00%) Statistics
6 3 (25.00%) Blackboard
6 3 (25.00%) Social Media
6 3 (25.00%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) PMO
7 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) System Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Finance

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (41.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Communications Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Communications Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) LINQ
2 1 (8.33%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
1 3 (25.00%) VLE
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) ITSM
3 6 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Content Management
4 3 (25.00%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Statistics
4 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Blackboard
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Epicor
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle