Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 July 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 107 52
Rank change year-on-year +41 -55 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 31 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.25% 1.79% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 2.06% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 33
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £405 £495 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +16.75% +5.34%
10th Percentile £355 £313 £257
90th Percentile £550 £575 £586
North East median daily rate £400 £490 £425
% change year-on-year -18.37% +15.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 851 1945 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.11% 87.06% 79.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 1309 646
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £221 £237
90th Percentile £542 £500 £538
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 54
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +111.32% -28.38%
10th Percentile £10.16 £14.60 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.90 £36.00 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -11.61% +107.41% -20.59%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Tyne and Wear

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +49 31 £405 -18.18% 2
PRINCE2
North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Change Management
4 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
6 8 (25.81%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (22.58%) Strategic Management
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 7 (22.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team Management
7 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
8 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
8 6 (19.35%) Service Management
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 5 (16.13%) ITSM
9 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
9 5 (16.13%) Data Management
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (16.13%) DevOps
10 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
10 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
10 4 (12.90%) NHS
11 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Tuxedo
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Java Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Middleware Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) RESTful
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team
3 4 (12.90%) NHS
4 2 (6.45%) CCTV
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
1 2 (6.45%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Change Management
4 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (25.81%) Risk Management
6 7 (22.58%) Strategic Management
6 7 (22.58%) Virtual Team Management
7 6 (19.35%) ITIL
7 6 (19.35%) Service Management
7 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
8 5 (16.13%) Data Management
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) ITSM
8 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
9 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) COBOL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
1 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (22.58%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PMO
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Informatica
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle