The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 120 56
Rank change year-on-year +76 -64  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.28% 0.076% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.12% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -14.63% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Academic & Professional Certification
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 144 834 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.79% 63.66% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 561 96
Median daily rate £355 £310 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.51% -8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 58 11
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £19.70 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £36.00 £41.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) CCTV
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft