The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 26 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.67% 4.43% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 4.79% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £700 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
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
127 146 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 84.67% 92.41% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 102 35
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 20
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 Chester region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware