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 23 June 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.

PRINCE 2
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 38 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.89% 0.38% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 0.54% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 211 185 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.62% 69.55% 67.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 120 124
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% +11.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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 - 4 - - 1
Hinckley - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) ITSM
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) CMS
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) VLE
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 3 (17.65%) ERP
6 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (17.65%) Social Media
6 3 (17.65%) Usability Testing
6 3 (17.65%) User Experience
6 3 (17.65%) Blackboard
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (11.76%) CCNA
7 2 (11.76%) CCDP
7 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.76%) MCSE

PRINCE2
Co-occurring 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.88%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Communications Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Communications Manager
3 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence 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%) Innovation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
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 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) ITSM
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Content Management
5 3 (17.65%) ERP
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Statistics
5 3 (17.65%) Usability Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (11.76%) Logistics
7 1 (5.88%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CCDP
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Blackboard
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Epicor
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP