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 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.

PRINCE 2
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 98 40
Rank change year-on-year +60 -58  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.98% 1.76% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.99% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 13
Median daily rate £435 £495 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £542 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 308 1158 457
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.25% 88.40% 80.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 784 297
Median daily rate £385 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 59 33
Median hourly rate £36.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £26.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £35.15
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 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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Management
4 5 (23.81%) ITSM
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 3 (14.29%) Network Design
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (14.29%) CCTV
6 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) PMO
6 3 (14.29%) Degree

PRINCE2
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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Tuxedo
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) CCTV
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
4 5 (23.81%) Change Management
4 5 (23.81%) Data Management
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) ITSM
4 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) Network Design
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) SFIA
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) COBOL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Informatica
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco