The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 58 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 7 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 0.39% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 0.53% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Average daily rate
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£500 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-61.25% +1.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 567 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 71.95% 74.51% 63.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 239 305
Average daily rate £390 £343 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% -4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £226 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 27
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.00 £37.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.40 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE
North West

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the Cheshire region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Cheshire region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 4 £500 -
Wilmslow - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
PRINCE
North West

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE.

1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 4 (57.14%) Reference Data
3 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CA
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) Reference Data
1 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) CA
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy