Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 24 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 45 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 48 144 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.93% 5.37% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 6.37% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 125 71
North East median daily rate £475 £468 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.50% +17.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £297 £313 £231
90th Percentile £660 £638 £525
England median daily rate £438 £425 £416
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.16% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £27.00 £27.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.39% -0.44% +10.00%

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1028 2262 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.12% 84.40% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 1568 1087
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 92 74
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.07% +62.32% -8.37%
10th Percentile £9.93 £11.01 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £35.25
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in the North East

PRINCE2
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 in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in the North East

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in the North East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in the North East

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in the North East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +4 38 £500 +6.04% 6
Durham -11 5 £349 +9.14% 2
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 33 (68.75%) Project Management
2 25 (52.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (41.67%) Finance
5 15 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
7 9 (18.75%) Degree
7 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 9 (18.75%) Virtual Team Management
7 9 (18.75%) Virtual Team
8 8 (16.67%) Change Management
8 8 (16.67%) ITIL
9 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
9 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (14.58%) Resource Management
9 7 (14.58%) Supplier Management
9 7 (14.58%) Strategic Management
9 7 (14.58%) PMO
10 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (10.42%) PMP
11 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
11 5 (10.42%) Scrum
11 5 (10.42%) Migration
11 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
11 5 (10.42%) Quantitative Analysis

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Documentum
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DHCP
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) SMS
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Billing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Programme Office Support
5 3 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) GDPR Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Transition Manager
7 1 (2.08%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 9 (18.75%) Virtual Team
3 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) NHS
5 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Project Management
2 25 (52.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.25%) Risk Management
5 9 (18.75%) Virtual Team Management
6 8 (16.67%) Change Management
6 8 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (14.58%) Resource Management
7 7 (14.58%) Strategic Management
7 7 (14.58%) Supplier Management
7 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.42%) Project Planning
8 5 (10.42%) Quantitative Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Resource Levelling
8 5 (10.42%) Scrum
8 5 (10.42%) SFIA
8 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) PMI Certification
4 5 (10.42%) PMP
4 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (6.25%) APMP
5 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (4.17%) CCDP
6 2 (4.17%) CCIE
6 2 (4.17%) CCNP
6 2 (4.17%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.17%) CISM
6 2 (4.17%) CISSP
7 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) PMO
2 3 (6.25%) GDPR
3 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco
2 2 (4.17%) HP
2 2 (4.17%) ThinPrint
3 1 (2.08%) EMC
3 1 (2.08%) Niku
3 1 (2.08%) Pega
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com