The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.52% 2.58% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 4.73% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
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£378 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% -2.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -1.63%
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 Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
306 148 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 71.83% 54.61% 60.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 71 154
Average daily rate £425 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 11
Average hourly rate £63.00 £70.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Blackpool - 9 £400 - 2
Preston -4 3 - - 1
Blackburn +3 1 £268 -
Accrington - - - -
Burnley - - - -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 39 (57.35%) Project Management
2 33 (48.53%) Finance
3 29 (42.65%) Supplier Management
4 26 (38.24%) ISEB
5 24 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 23 (33.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 23 (33.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (29.41%) APMP
8 18 (26.47%) ITIL
9 17 (25.00%) Internet
10 16 (23.53%) Service Management
11 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
12 10 (14.71%) Degree
12 10 (14.71%) PRINCE
12 10 (14.71%) PMI Certification
13 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
14 8 (11.76%) PMP
14 8 (11.76%) MS Project
15 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
15 7 (10.29%) Local Government
16 6 (8.82%) Scrum
16 6 (8.82%) ITSM
16 6 (8.82%) .NET
16 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
17 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (7.35%) PMI
17 5 (7.35%) SAN
17 5 (7.35%) Programme Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Documentum
2 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Project
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Maximo
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) Internet
2 5 (7.35%) SAN
3 4 (5.88%) Wireless
4 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (4.41%) LAN
4 3 (4.41%) WLAN
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.47%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Local Government
3 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Front Office
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.65%) Environment Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Integration Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Test Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Programme Planner
6 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Network Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Agile Coach
7 2 (2.94%) Software Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Project Planner
7 2 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Network Specialist
8 1 (1.47%) Analyst
8 1 (1.47%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.47%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) PMI
3 3 (4.41%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.47%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
1 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Project Management
2 29 (42.65%) Supplier Management
3 23 (33.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (26.47%) ITIL
5 16 (23.53%) Service Management
6 10 (14.71%) PRINCE
7 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.82%) ITSM
9 6 (8.82%) Scrum
9 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
10 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.88%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.88%) Test Strategy
12 3 (4.41%) People Management
12 3 (4.41%) User Stories
12 3 (4.41%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) Java
1 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) ISEB
2 24 (35.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 23 (33.82%) ISEB Practitioner
4 20 (29.41%) APMP
5 10 (14.71%) PMI Certification
5 10 (14.71%) Degree
6 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.76%) PMP
8 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.41%) MCSE
10 3 (4.41%) CCNA
11 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.47%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 4 (5.88%) HP
1 4 (5.88%) VMware
2 3 (4.41%) Citrix
2 3 (4.41%) Planview
3 1 (1.47%) Infor
3 1 (1.47%) Meru Networks
3 1 (1.47%) Primavera
3 1 (1.47%) Kronos
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) SAP
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