The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.99% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 7.59% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 7
Median daily rate £344 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £310 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £545 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.78 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+8.28% -32.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 237 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.48% 13.09% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 123 109
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £48.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.58% +269.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (18.75%) NHS
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (12.50%) PMO
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) WAN
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (6.25%) MS Project
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) .NET

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) Magento
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) E-Business Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Clinical Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (56.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) ATG
2 1 (6.25%) hybris
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft