The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.05% 5.56% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 7.52% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +31.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £255 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £600 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -1.63%
PRINCE2
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 133 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 68.02% 73.89% 65.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 83 53
Average daily rate £375 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) QA
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Siebel
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) CosmoCom
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Actuate
4 1 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) CTI
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Siebel Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Planning Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Siebel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
1 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Siebel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) CosmoCom
2 1 (7.69%) Actuate
2 1 (7.69%) SAP