Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 53 35
Rank change year-on-year -22 -18 +33
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 19 38 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.80% 3.95% 6.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 4.50% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 128
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £394 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +25.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £310 £291 £313
90th Percentile £619 £705 £625
North East median daily rate £394 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -10.51% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 910 845 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.42% 87.84% 89.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 614 1,268
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £261 £265
90th Percentile £562 £579 £533
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 51
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.64 £15.00 £26.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.07% -43.56% +36.28%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.80 £10.70
90th Percentile £47.18 £36.88 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -27.78% -20.00% +28.57%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 -13 17 £400 -20.00% 8
Sunderland -4 1 £323 +1.18%
South Shields - 1 £325 -
PRINCE2
North East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
6 3 (15.79%) PMI
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Change Control
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) People Management
7 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) SCCM
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) PMO
7 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
7 2 (10.53%) JIRA
7 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics

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 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Public Sector Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Change Control
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) People Management
7 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
7 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) P3O
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle