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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 18 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 3 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.78% 9.52% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 10.81% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £23.75 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
87 111 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.56% 88.10% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 86 40
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £360 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 19
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 8 December 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 9 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Desktop