The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 117 58 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.21% 4.43% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.02% 5.86% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 48
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£375 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £214 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.73%
PRINCE2
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1459 989 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.44% 75.55% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 596 457
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 46
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +11 3 £200 -51.51% 1
Altrincham - 1 £390 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 123 (58.29%) Project Management
2 89 (42.18%) Finance
3 54 (25.59%) ITIL
4 37 (17.54%) Microsoft
5 35 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 31 (14.69%) MS Excel
7 27 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (12.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 26 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (11.85%) Change Management
9 25 (11.85%) Banking
10 23 (10.90%) Service Delivery
10 23 (10.90%) Migration
11 22 (10.43%) Risk Management
11 22 (10.43%) MS Project
12 20 (9.48%) Programme Management
12 20 (9.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 19 (9.00%) Windows
13 19 (9.00%) Service Management
14 18 (8.53%) MS Office
15 17 (8.06%) VMware
16 16 (7.58%) PRINCE
16 16 (7.58%) Degree
16 16 (7.58%) Data Centre
17 15 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (6.64%) Project Planning
19 13 (6.16%) PMI Certification
20 12 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
20 12 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.42%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.95%) Lync
3 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 31 (14.69%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.43%) MS Project
3 18 (8.53%) MS Office
4 12 (5.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Agresso
1 2 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.74%) WAN
2 4 (1.90%) LAN
2 4 (1.90%) SAN
3 3 (1.42%) VoIP
4 2 (0.95%) WLAN
4 2 (0.95%) Firewall
4 2 (0.95%) NAS
5 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.47%) Wireless
5 1 (0.47%) NFC
5 1 (0.47%) Network Security
5 1 (0.47%) Intranet
5 1 (0.47%) DHCP
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) VPN
5 1 (0.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.95%) Big Data
3 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.47%) MSI
General
1 89 (42.18%) Finance
2 25 (11.85%) Banking
3 8 (3.79%) Retail
4 7 (3.32%) Legal
4 7 (3.32%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.32%) Local Government
5 5 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.90%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 4 (1.90%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Automotive
7 2 (0.95%) Law
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 90 (42.65%) Project Manager
2 25 (11.85%) Analyst
3 16 (7.58%) Consultant
4 12 (5.69%) Service Manager
5 11 (5.21%) Coordinator
6 10 (4.74%) Project Coordinator
6 10 (4.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 9 (4.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 8 (3.79%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (3.79%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.32%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.32%) Programme Manager
10 6 (2.84%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.84%) Service Analyst
10 6 (2.84%) Project Engineer
10 6 (2.84%) Service Transition Analyst
11 5 (2.37%) Transition Manager
11 5 (2.37%) Change Manager
12 4 (1.90%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.42%) HTML
1 3 (1.42%) CSS
1 3 (1.42%) XML
2 2 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) Web Services
3 1 (0.47%) Middleware
3 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.27%) NHS
4 7 (3.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.37%) PMI
5 5 (2.37%) Life Science
6 4 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.95%) Clustering
7 2 (0.95%) EPoS
8 1 (0.47%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (9.00%) Windows
2 8 (3.79%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.42%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Linux
7 1 (0.47%) CentOS
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (58.29%) Project Management
2 54 (25.59%) ITIL
3 27 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (12.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (11.85%) Change Management
6 23 (10.90%) Migration
6 23 (10.90%) Service Delivery
7 22 (10.43%) Risk Management
8 20 (9.48%) Programme Management
8 20 (9.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 19 (9.00%) Service Management
10 16 (7.58%) PRINCE
11 15 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (6.64%) Project Planning
13 12 (5.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (4.74%) Change Control
15 8 (3.79%) Test Strategy
15 8 (3.79%) Waterfall
15 8 (3.79%) ERP
16 7 (3.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.74%) SQL
2 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.47%) Caml Language
3 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.47%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 35 (16.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 27 (12.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 16 (7.58%) Degree
4 13 (6.16%) PMI Certification
5 10 (4.74%) ISEB
6 8 (3.79%) PMP
7 6 (2.84%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.42%) CCNA
9 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.42%) MCSE
9 3 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.95%) APMP
10 2 (0.95%) MCSA
10 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.95%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.47%) MCITP
11 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.27%) QA
2 7 (3.32%) SLA
3 3 (1.42%) GMP
3 3 (1.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) SCCM
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.06%) VMware
3 11 (5.21%) Cisco
4 9 (4.27%) Citrix
5 6 (2.84%) Oracle
5 6 (2.84%) SAP
6 5 (2.37%) NetApp
7 4 (1.90%) HP
8 3 (1.42%) IBM
8 3 (1.42%) Lotus
9 2 (0.95%) Trillium
9 2 (0.95%) EMC
10 1 (0.47%) Dell
10 1 (0.47%) Avaya
10 1 (0.47%) Sage
10 1 (0.47%) Symantec
10 1 (0.47%) McAfee
10 1 (0.47%) Teradata
10 1 (0.47%) Veeam
10 1 (0.47%) Tableau
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