Period
to 20 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 38 60
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 35 132 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.79% 6.51% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 7.45% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 127 40
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +7.02% -17.08%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £225
90th Percentile £728 £625 £526
North East median daily rate £500 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -11.11%
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 797 1,773 1,297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.26% 87.38% 86.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 1,284 869
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -9.96% +6.79%
10th Percentile £260 £264 £263
90th Percentile £588 £529 £600
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £417
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.96% +11.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 52 43
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £27.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +42.31% -10.55%
10th Percentile £9.40 £12.38 £12.07
90th Percentile £50.00 £40.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.21% +55.88% -22.09%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 -16 33 £525 +31.25% 5
Sunderland - 2 £319 - 2
PRINCE2
North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 22 (62.86%) Project Management
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) Finance
4 18 (51.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (48.57%) ITIL
6 14 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) SFIA
9 10 (28.57%) Resource Management
10 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (22.86%) Supplier Management
11 8 (22.86%) Scrum
11 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
11 8 (22.86%) Transition Management
12 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
12 6 (17.14%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (17.14%) Validation
13 5 (14.29%) Change Management
13 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (14.29%) PMP
13 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
13 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (14.29%) Release Management
13 5 (14.29%) Service Design
13 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
14 4 (11.43%) Resource Levelling

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 2 (5.71%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Documentum
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Project Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Senior Manager
3 9 (25.71%) Digital Project Manager
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Transition Manager
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 5 (14.29%) Service Manager
7 5 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (11.43%) IT Manager
9 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Programme Manager
9 3 (8.57%) Programme Office Support
10 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (5.71%) Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) GDPR Project Manager
10 2 (5.71%) IT Programme Manager
10 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Service Manager
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Tandem
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Project Management
2 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (48.57%) ITIL
5 14 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 11 (31.43%) SFIA
7 10 (28.57%) Resource Management
8 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
8 8 (22.86%) Scrum
8 8 (22.86%) Supplier Management
8 8 (22.86%) Transition Management
9 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (17.14%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (17.14%) Validation
10 5 (14.29%) Change Management
10 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 5 (14.29%) Release Management
10 5 (14.29%) Service Design
11 4 (11.43%) Resource Levelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 5 (14.29%) PMP
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) APMP
5 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (5.71%) CCDP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.71%) CISM
5 2 (5.71%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) GDPR
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.86%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) ThinPrint
4 1 (2.86%) Advent
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) EMC
4 1 (2.86%) Niku
4 1 (2.86%) Pega
4 1 (2.86%) Polycom
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) VMware