The table below looks at the statistics for the PRINCE2 Project Manager role 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Project Manager
Rank 93 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a PRINCE2 Project Manager 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £356
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
PRINCE2 Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1511 1211 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.33% 95.50% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 679 526
Average daily rate £350 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 61 82
Average hourly rate £13.88 £15.25 £15.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.98% -0.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £34.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Project Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PRINCE2 Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (22.22%) PMP
6 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 2 (22.22%) EPoS
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Local Government
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (22.22%) Change Control
7 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
7 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) QA
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM

PRINCE2 Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title 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 with PRINCE2 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Local Government
3 1 (11.11%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Logistics
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) BPR
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Lotus
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SAP