The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 25 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 2.00% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.44% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £513
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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 301 82 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 85.27% 82.00% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 42 28
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £13.78 £17.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -31.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Northern Ireland

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) PMP
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (37.50%) PMO
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPCC

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago