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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
England / North East
Rank 57 47 33
Rank change year-on-year -10 -14  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 27 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.71% 3.33% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 3.91% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 18
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £507 £508
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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 636 741 486
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.48% 84.98% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 505 264
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.77% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -14 15 £388 +7.63% 3
Durham +6 11 £338 -26.22% 1
Teesside - 1 £350 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 84 (68.85%) ITIL
2 71 (58.20%) Change Management
2 71 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (45.90%) Problem Management
3 56 (45.90%) DevOps
4 53 (43.44%) Open Source
5 51 (41.80%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (40.98%) SaaS
7 49 (40.16%) PaaS
7 49 (40.16%) IaaS
7 49 (40.16%) Windows
8 48 (39.34%) Data Management
9 45 (36.89%) Linux
10 43 (35.25%) MS PowerPoint
11 42 (34.43%) MS Excel
11 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
12 38 (31.15%) Unix
13 37 (30.33%) Project Management
14 32 (26.23%) AIX
15 29 (23.77%) Service Management
16 28 (22.95%) Finance
17 27 (22.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
18 26 (21.31%) ITSM
19 24 (19.67%) Oracle
20 18 (14.75%) WebSphere
20 18 (14.75%) Windows 2000
20 18 (14.75%) Windows XP
21 17 (13.93%) SLA
21 17 (13.93%) DB2
21 17 (13.93%) Management Information System

PRINCE2
Top Related 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 18 (14.75%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.02%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.56%) Tuxedo
3 8 (6.56%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (4.10%) JBoss
5 5 (4.10%) PowerExchange
5 5 (4.10%) WildFly
6 2 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (35.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 42 (34.43%) MS Excel
3 12 (9.84%) MS Office
4 10 (8.20%) MS Project
4 10 (8.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.10%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (3.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 50 (40.98%) SaaS
2 49 (40.16%) IaaS
2 49 (40.16%) PaaS
3 3 (2.46%) Office 365
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.84%) LDAP
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.93%) DB2
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (9.84%) MongoDB
4 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.10%) Ingres
7 5 (4.10%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.64%) Big Data
9 1 (0.82%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) CA Gen
2 3 (2.46%) Log4j
3 2 (1.64%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 28 (22.95%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Advertising
2 2 (1.64%) Banking
2 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (35.25%) Project Manager
2 23 (18.85%) Operations Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 17 (13.93%) DBA
5 11 (9.02%) Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Oracle DBA
6 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.20%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Administrator
7 9 (7.38%) Operations Analyst
7 9 (7.38%) Senior Manager
8 8 (6.56%) Operational Support Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Operations Support Analyst
8 8 (6.56%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (5.74%) IT Manager
10 6 (4.92%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (4.92%) PMO Manager
11 5 (4.10%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) Middleware
2 3 (2.46%) JAX-RPC
2 3 (2.46%) REST
2 3 (2.46%) SOAP
2 3 (2.46%) Web Services
2 3 (2.46%) WSDL
2 3 (2.46%) XML
2 3 (2.46%) XSL
2 3 (2.46%) XSLT
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 51 (41.80%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.74%) Tandem
4 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.92%) PMI
5 4 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.46%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.64%) CCTV
7 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) CESG
8 1 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.82%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.82%) CMDB
8 1 (0.82%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.16%) Windows
2 45 (36.89%) Linux
3 38 (31.15%) Unix
4 32 (26.23%) AIX
5 18 (14.75%) Windows 2000
5 18 (14.75%) Windows XP
6 11 (9.02%) MVS
7 7 (5.74%) zOS
8 6 (4.92%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.10%) HPUX
9 5 (4.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.10%) VME
10 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.64%) VMS
12 1 (0.82%) Solaris
12 1 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (68.85%) ITIL
2 71 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (58.20%) Change Management
3 56 (45.90%) DevOps
3 56 (45.90%) Problem Management
4 53 (43.44%) Open Source
5 48 (39.34%) Data Management
6 37 (30.33%) Project Management
7 29 (23.77%) Service Management
8 27 (22.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 26 (21.31%) ITSM
10 17 (13.93%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (12.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (9.02%) High Availability
13 11 (9.02%) Resource Management
14 9 (7.38%) Configuration Management
14 9 (7.38%) Release Management
15 8 (6.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.30%) Java
2 12 (9.84%) SQL
3 6 (4.92%) Perl
3 6 (4.92%) Python
3 6 (4.92%) Ruby
4 4 (3.28%) C
5 3 (2.46%) COBOL
6 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.02%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (7.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (6.56%) Degree
5 7 (5.74%) APMP
5 7 (5.74%) PMI Certification
5 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) IBM Certification
6 2 (1.64%) ISEB
6 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (0.82%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (0.82%) CISSP
7 1 (0.82%) CLAS
7 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.82%) MAPM
7 1 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) SLA
2 14 (11.48%) PMO
3 7 (5.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.64%) QA
5 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) KVM
2 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.64%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.64%) Puppet
2 2 (1.64%) WMI
3 1 (0.82%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.67%) Oracle
3 8 (6.56%) CA
3 8 (6.56%) Informatica
4 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.92%) TIBCO
6 4 (3.28%) VMware
7 2 (1.64%) Borland
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco
7 2 (1.64%) IBM
7 2 (1.64%) Serena
7 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.82%) BT
8 1 (0.82%) HP
8 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.82%) Remedy
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