The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 59 53 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -19  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 15 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.76% 2.30% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.61% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
Median daily rate £388 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £285 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £468 £554
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 498 575 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.71% 88.33% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 402 185
Median daily rate £390 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% +6.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £18.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.70% +68.18%  
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
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 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Newcastle upon Tyne

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 67 (72.04%) ITIL
2 66 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (63.44%) Change Management
4 53 (56.99%) Problem Management
4 53 (56.99%) DevOps
5 49 (52.69%) Open Source
6 46 (49.46%) SaaS
7 45 (48.39%) PaaS
7 45 (48.39%) IaaS
7 45 (48.39%) Windows
8 44 (47.31%) Data Management
9 41 (44.09%) Linux
10 39 (41.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 39 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
12 35 (37.63%) Unix
13 33 (35.48%) MS Excel
14 28 (30.11%) AIX
15 26 (27.96%) Service Management
15 26 (27.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 23 (24.73%) ITSM
17 19 (20.43%) Project Management
18 18 (19.35%) Finance
18 18 (19.35%) Oracle
19 16 (17.20%) DB2
19 16 (17.20%) Management Information System
19 16 (17.20%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (16.13%) WebSphere
20 15 (16.13%) Windows 2000
20 15 (16.13%) Oracle Reports

PRINCE2
Top Related 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 15 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.53%) Tuxedo
3 7 (7.53%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (5.38%) PowerExchange
6 4 (4.30%) JBoss
6 4 (4.30%) WildFly
7 2 (2.15%) CMS
8 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 39 (41.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 33 (35.48%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.38%) MS Office
4 4 (4.30%) MS Project
4 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.30%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 46 (49.46%) SaaS
2 45 (48.39%) IaaS
2 45 (48.39%) PaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) LDAP
2 1 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) DB2
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
5 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (5.38%) Ingres
8 5 (5.38%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.15%) Big Data
10 1 (1.08%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) CA Gen
2 3 (3.23%) Log4j
3 2 (2.15%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 18 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Banking
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.88%) Project Manager
2 20 (21.51%) Operations Engineer
3 16 (17.20%) DBA
3 16 (17.20%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (10.75%) Support Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Administrator
6 9 (9.68%) Operations Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Operational Support Analyst
7 8 (8.60%) Operations Support Analyst
8 7 (7.53%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 4 (4.30%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Middleware
2 3 (3.23%) JAX-RPC
2 3 (3.23%) REST
2 3 (3.23%) SOAP
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 3 (3.23%) WSDL
2 3 (3.23%) XML
2 3 (3.23%) XSL
2 3 (3.23%) XSLT
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.94%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.53%) Tandem
4 6 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.30%) PMI
6 3 (3.23%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.15%) CCTV
7 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.15%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.08%) CESG
8 1 (1.08%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.08%) CMDB
8 1 (1.08%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.39%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Linux
3 35 (37.63%) Unix
4 28 (30.11%) AIX
5 15 (16.13%) Windows 2000
5 15 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 10 (10.75%) MVS
7 6 (6.45%) zOS
8 5 (5.38%) VME
8 5 (5.38%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.30%) HPUX
9 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
11 2 (2.15%) VMS
12 1 (1.08%) Solaris
12 1 (1.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (72.04%) ITIL
2 66 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (63.44%) Change Management
4 53 (56.99%) DevOps
4 53 (56.99%) Problem Management
5 49 (52.69%) Open Source
6 44 (47.31%) Data Management
7 26 (27.96%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 26 (27.96%) Service Management
8 23 (24.73%) ITSM
9 19 (20.43%) Project Management
10 16 (17.20%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (15.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (15.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (10.75%) High Availability
12 10 (10.75%) Resource Management
13 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
13 9 (9.68%) Release Management
14 7 (7.53%) Incident Management
14 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) Java
2 12 (12.90%) SQL
3 6 (6.45%) Perl
3 6 (6.45%) Python
3 6 (6.45%) Ruby
4 4 (4.30%) C
5 3 (3.23%) COBOL
6 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (5.38%) Degree
5 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (4.30%) APMP
7 3 (3.23%) MAPM
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Certification
8 2 (2.15%) ISEB
8 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.08%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.08%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (1.08%) BICSI RCDD
9 1 (1.08%) CISSP
9 1 (1.08%) CLAS
9 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.13%) SLA
2 7 (7.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (5.38%) PMO
4 3 (3.23%) QA
5 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) KVM
2 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.15%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.15%) Puppet
2 2 (2.15%) WMI
3 1 (1.08%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 37 (39.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.35%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Informatica
4 7 (7.53%) CA
4 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.38%) TIBCO
6 4 (4.30%) VMware
7 2 (2.15%) Borland
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco
7 2 (2.15%) IBM
7 2 (2.15%) Serena
7 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) Remedy
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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