The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 64 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.14% 0.63% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.81% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
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£325 £565 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.47% +88.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £385
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +55.17%
PRINCE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
601 620 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 76.17% 77.50% 71.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 296 244
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £580 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 54 32
Average hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.70 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
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 3 March 2015. 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 -1 6 £325 -42.47% 2
Wilmslow - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
PRINCE
North West

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) PMI
3 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) CMMI
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (25.00%) PMI
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (16.67%) CMMI
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) IBM