The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 23 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.70% 3.28% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 16.22% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £406 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.54 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+16.45% -17.28%
PRINCE2 Certification
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 11.89% 20.22% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 14
Average daily rate £310 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £402 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.84 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.22% -36.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Local Government
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee