The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 67 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.87% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.99% 5.80% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £155 £350 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% -31.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +10.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
151 138 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.53% 15.05% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 76
Median daily rate £407 £420 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +34.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £256 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 15
Median hourly rate £14.86 £16.16 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cheshire region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cheshire region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +3 1 - -
Warrington 0 1 £155 -31.11%
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) MS Project
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 1 (9.09%) Legal
7 1 (9.09%) Local Government
7 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Degree

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Local Government
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Banking Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Application Development Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Office Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft