The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 59
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.58% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.82% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £290 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £414 £400
% change year-on-year -2.11% +3.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £46.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -37.50% +67.27%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 the North East.

Academic & Professional Certification
North East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 178 275 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 24.55% 31.65% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 187 84
Median daily rate £380 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Median hourly rate £24.50 £16.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% +5.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £18.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North East

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 North East region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) APMP
2 5 (83.33%) People Management
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Team Management
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Team
4 3 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
6 1 (16.67%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) Local Government
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Big Data
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) BT
6 1 (16.67%) SUSE
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) Linux

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) ERP Manager
2 2 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) HR Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Payroll Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) People Management
3 4 (66.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) APMP
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) BT
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware