The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 31 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 4.27% 1.47% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.41% 1.87% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 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 £240 £430 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 222 214 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.00% 78.39% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 126 130
Median daily rate £340 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Leicestershire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leicester -1 7 £350 -22.22% 1
Lutterworth - 1 £200 -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITSM
4 5 (29.41%) CMS
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) CSS
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) ERP
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) VLE
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) Usability Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) Social Media
6 3 (17.65%) Blackboard
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) PMO
7 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
7 2 (11.76%) System Testing

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (29.41%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Documentum
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Communications Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Communications Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Communications Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Communications Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (5.88%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ
2 1 (5.88%) WPF
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
1 3 (17.65%) Social Media
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
1 3 (17.65%) VLE
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITSM
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Statistics
4 3 (17.65%) Usability Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Logistics
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCSD
3 2 (11.76%) PMP
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.88%) CCDP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Blackboard
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) JD Edwards
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Epicor
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle