The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 28 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.85% 7.71% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 9.21% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £388 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £52.16 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +6.79%
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
239 391 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 76.60% 83.73% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 276 168
Median daily rate £375 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £320 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 25
Median hourly rate £47.58 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £16.30 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £54.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 4 - -
Preston +6 2 - - 3
Chorley -3 2 £400 - 2
Blackpool -3 1 £500 +17.64%
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 38 (82.61%) Project Management
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.57%) CISMP
4 9 (19.57%) CISSP
4 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (17.39%) SABSA
5 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
5 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Change Management
6 7 (15.22%) Smart Meter
6 7 (15.22%) Change Control
6 7 (15.22%) PKI
6 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Line Management
7 6 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.04%) Information Security
7 6 (13.04%) CRM
8 5 (10.87%) Data Management
8 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
9 4 (8.70%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) Network Security
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Billing
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (13.04%) IT Manager
3 6 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Smart Metering Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) HR Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Project Change Manager
6 3 (6.52%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Audit Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) PKI
1 7 (15.22%) Smart Meter
2 6 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.52%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) SABSA
3 8 (17.39%) Supplier Management
3 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
4 7 (15.22%) Change Control
4 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) CRM
5 6 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
5 6 (13.04%) Information Security
5 6 (13.04%) Line Management
5 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Data Management
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
7 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Java
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.17%) PHP
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) CISMP
1 9 (19.57%) CISSP
1 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) APMP
3 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft