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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 59 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 5 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.33% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.43% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Average daily rate
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£620 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £550 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -45.61%
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
582 693 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 73.86% 75.99% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 335 341
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 26
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -23.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.40 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 £628 -
Crewe - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
PRINCE
North West

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) Data Architecture
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (60.00%) Reference Data
3 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Product Management
6 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (60.00%) Reference Data
2 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) PMI
4 1 (10.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Product Management
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy