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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 91 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 13 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 1.08% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 8.33% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Median daily rate £300 £375 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £465 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £388 £396
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

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
282 252 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.81% 12.94% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 134 113
Median daily rate £450 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £29.00 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (10.00%) Service Design
6 2 (10.00%) Office 365
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (10.00%) NHS
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) E-Business Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Design Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (10.00%) Service Design
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) People Management
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
7 1 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft