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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
North West / Manchester
Rank 82 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 10 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.22% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 9.06% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 8
Median daily rate £368 £388 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £269 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £525 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -4.54%

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
221 265 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.82% 13.52% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 148 102
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £514 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 16
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £48.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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
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 18 January 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 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 3 (16.67%) NHS
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (11.11%) Office 365
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Service Design
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Retail
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.56%) MPLS
7 1 (5.56%) MS Project
7 1 (5.56%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) Unix
7 1 (5.56%) Windows
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce

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 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) MPLS
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) E-Business Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Design Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 2 (11.11%) Service Design
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) ATG
2 1 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP