The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 11 33
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.14% 10.79% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 12.26% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 0
Average daily rate £280 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -18.57%
PRINCE2
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 212 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.63% 87.97% 87.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 146 71
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 31
Average hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £18.91 £21.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Chester

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Local Government
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
7 2 (12.50%) XenApp
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
8 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Local Government
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Banking Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Coordinator
2 3 (18.75%) ICT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) ICT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Application Development Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) PMO Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Senior ICT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
7 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) AppSense
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
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