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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 56 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.45% 0.80% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 4.37% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £513 £434 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% -8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £402 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -14.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.54%
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
106 183 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.82% 18.32% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 105 92
Median daily rate £520 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% +19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £235 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.77 £18.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.17% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.73 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £33.75 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 December 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
Chester -2 1 £700 +75.00%
Knutsford - 1 £325 -
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS

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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) AppSense
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security