The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 37 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 42 36 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.21% 4.45% 8.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 5.71% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 20
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£413 £550 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £347 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £621 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 12
Average hourly rate £34.25 £42.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.41% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £28.92 £29.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £34.97
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +0.08%
PRINCE2
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
818 630 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.96% 77.87% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 299 241
Average daily rate £401 £388 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 28
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.53 £12.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.95 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PRINCE2
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 PRINCE2 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Chester +16 22 £425 - 1
Warrington -13 10 £450 -10.00% 6
Crewe - 4 £375 - 2
Macclesfield -4 2 £331 +65.62%
Knutsford +3 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £350 - 1
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2.

1 44 (45.36%) Project Management
2 35 (36.08%) ITIL
2 35 (36.08%) Finance
3 32 (32.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 27 (27.84%) PMI Certification
5 24 (24.74%) PMP
6 19 (19.59%) Local Government
7 18 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (17.53%) Oracle
8 17 (17.53%) MS Project
9 16 (16.49%) Degree
10 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
11 13 (13.40%) Cisco
11 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.34%) PL/SQL
12 11 (11.34%) SQL
12 11 (11.34%) Oracle HRMS
12 11 (11.34%) Oracle Applications
12 11 (11.34%) Matrix Management
12 11 (11.34%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (10.31%) Migration
13 10 (10.31%) Banking
13 10 (10.31%) MS Visio
14 9 (9.28%) WAN
14 9 (9.28%) Oracle EBS
14 9 (9.28%) Project Planning
14 9 (9.28%) Business Development
15 8 (8.25%) TippingPoint
15 8 (8.25%) ArcSight

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) MS Project
2 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
3 10 (10.31%) MS Visio
4 8 (8.25%) MS Office
5 2 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle HRMS
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) WAN
2 8 (8.25%) Firewall
3 7 (7.22%) LAN
4 4 (4.12%) 4G
4 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.12%) 3G
4 4 (4.12%) 2G
5 2 (2.06%) Wireless
6 1 (1.03%) DMZ
6 1 (1.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.03%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 35 (36.08%) Finance
2 19 (19.59%) Local Government
3 10 (10.31%) Banking
4 7 (7.22%) Retail
5 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.12%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (62.89%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.34%) Consultant
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (9.28%) Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) ICT Project Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Junior
4 7 (7.22%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle Project Manager
4 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Junior Project Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Technical Leader
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Contracts Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Functional Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Implementation Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (5.15%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.09%) Security Manager
6 3 (3.09%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.09%) PMI
3 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.03%) Handset
3 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.03%) User Experience
3 1 (1.03%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) UNIX
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Project Management
2 35 (36.08%) ITIL
3 18 (18.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (11.34%) Matrix Management
5 10 (10.31%) Migration
6 9 (9.28%) Project Planning
6 9 (9.28%) Business Development
7 8 (8.25%) Information Security
8 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.22%) Resource Management
9 6 (6.19%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.19%) Business Analysis
10 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.15%) Change Management
10 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.15%) Coaching
11 4 (4.12%) Data Entry
11 4 (4.12%) BPR
11 4 (4.12%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.12%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.34%) PL/SQL
1 11 (11.34%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (32.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 27 (27.84%) PMI Certification
3 24 (24.74%) PMP
4 16 (16.49%) Degree
5 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.12%) ISEB
7 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.03%) CAPM
7 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.03%) APMP
7 1 (1.03%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) XenApp
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.03%) MOM
1 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Oracle
2 13 (13.40%) Cisco
2 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.25%) TippingPoint
3 8 (8.25%) ArcSight
3 8 (8.25%) Cyber-Ark
3 8 (8.25%) F5
3 8 (8.25%) Blue Coat
3 8 (8.25%) CheckPoint
3 8 (8.25%) Juniper
3 8 (8.25%) Nokia
3 8 (8.25%) McAfee
4 4 (4.12%) BT
5 2 (2.06%) Trapeze
6 1 (1.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.03%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.03%) Siebel
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.03%) HP
6 1 (1.03%) IBM
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