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 29 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
England / North East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 97 39
Rank change year-on-year +48 -58  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.24% 1.98% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.30% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 25
Median daily rate £350 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.64% +4.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £356 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £414 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +3.43%  
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 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 476 1394 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 84.40% 86.16% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 3878 1820
Median daily rate £380 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £518 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 299 80
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £19.77 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 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 +65 6 £435 -12.56% 2
Durham -6 1 £195 - 2
PRINCE2
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North East region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 15 (44.12%) Project Management
2 13 (38.24%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (32.35%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (29.41%) Change Management
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (26.47%) MS Visio
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle
7 7 (20.59%) PMO
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (17.65%) Service Management
9 5 (14.71%) ITSM
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
9 5 (14.71%) Data Management
9 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
9 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
9 5 (14.71%) DevOps
9 5 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (14.71%) Information Governance
10 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
10 4 (11.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
10 4 (11.76%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (11.76%) SharePoint

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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) Tuxedo
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (26.47%) MS Visio
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) RESTful
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) CCTV
3 2 (5.88%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
1 2 (5.88%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Project Management
2 13 (38.24%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) Change Management
5 6 (17.65%) Service Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.71%) DevOps
6 5 (14.71%) Information Governance
6 5 (14.71%) ITSM
6 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Critical Path Analysis
7 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (11.76%) Work Breakdown Structure
8 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) COBOL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £3500.00 - £4000.00 per month
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £345 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago