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 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 15 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 129 70 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.79% 5.09% 6.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 7.01% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 37
Average daily rate
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£375 £420 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £308 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
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
1232 999 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.35% 72.60% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 524 334
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 47
Average hourly rate £17.16 £17.30 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -15.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £12.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.29 £74.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Oldham +3 11 £350 - 2
Salford - 3 £450 - 1
Wigan - 1 £300 -
Bolton - 1 £300 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 113 (56.22%) Project Management
2 84 (41.79%) Finance
3 41 (20.40%) MS Project
4 38 (18.91%) Programme Management
4 38 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (16.92%) MS Excel
6 32 (15.92%) ITIL
6 32 (15.92%) Microsoft
7 30 (14.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 28 (13.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 24 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
10 23 (11.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 22 (10.95%) Migration
12 21 (10.45%) PRINCE
12 21 (10.45%) Banking
13 20 (9.95%) Degree
13 20 (9.95%) Risk Management
14 19 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (8.46%) Citrix
15 17 (8.46%) Change Control
15 17 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (7.46%) Scrum
17 14 (6.97%) Change Management
17 14 (6.97%) Windows
17 14 (6.97%) Waterfall
18 13 (6.47%) PMI Certification
18 13 (6.47%) Local Government
19 12 (5.97%) SQL
20 11 (5.47%) Service Management
20 11 (5.47%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (1.49%) IBM Notes
1 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.49%) CMS
2 2 (1.00%) Apache
2 2 (1.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.00%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.50%) Lync
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) Liferay
3 1 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (20.40%) MS Project
2 34 (16.92%) MS Excel
3 24 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.99%) MS Office
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.00%) Tridion
2 2 (1.00%) Agresso
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.50%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.48%) SAN
2 5 (2.49%) WAN
3 2 (1.00%) LAN
3 2 (1.00%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) RavenDB
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.00%) QlikView
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) EDMS
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.98%) JIRA
2 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (41.79%) Finance
2 21 (10.45%) Banking
3 13 (6.47%) Local Government
4 8 (3.98%) Retail
5 6 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.49%) Legal
7 2 (1.00%) Law
7 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.00%) Back Office
7 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 104 (51.74%) Project Manager
2 14 (6.97%) Coordinator
3 12 (5.97%) Programme Manager
3 12 (5.97%) IT Project Manager
3 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (5.47%) Senior Manager
5 10 (4.98%) Consultant
5 10 (4.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 10 (4.98%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (4.48%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (3.48%) SAP Manager
7 7 (3.48%) PMO Manager
8 6 (2.99%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 6 (2.99%) Analyst
9 5 (2.49%) Architect
9 5 (2.49%) SAP Project Manager
9 5 (2.49%) Change Manager
9 5 (2.49%) Project Officer
9 5 (2.49%) Portfolio Manager
9 5 (2.49%) NHS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.49%) Web Services
1 3 (1.49%) .NET
2 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.00%) CSS
2 2 (1.00%) HTML
2 2 (1.00%) XML
2 2 (1.00%) XHTML
2 2 (1.00%) SAML
2 2 (1.00%) Lucene
2 2 (1.00%) Ajax
2 2 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (1.00%) LINQ
2 2 (1.00%) jQuery
2 2 (1.00%) RESTful
2 2 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.00%) Sinatra
2 2 (1.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.48%) NHS
3 7 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.99%) Life Science
5 5 (2.49%) PMI
6 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.99%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.49%) Clustering
7 3 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.00%) Statistics
8 2 (1.00%) AS400
8 2 (1.00%) FMCG
8 2 (1.00%) Open Source
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.50%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.50%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.97%) Windows
2 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.99%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.49%) UNIX
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (56.22%) Project Management
2 38 (18.91%) Programme Management
2 38 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (15.92%) ITIL
4 30 (14.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 22 (10.95%) Migration
6 21 (10.45%) PRINCE
7 20 (9.95%) Risk Management
8 19 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (8.46%) Change Control
10 15 (7.46%) Scrum
11 14 (6.97%) Change Management
11 14 (6.97%) Waterfall
12 11 (5.47%) Service Management
12 11 (5.47%) ERP
13 10 (4.98%) Service Delivery
14 9 (4.48%) Project Planning
15 8 (3.98%) Supplier Management
16 7 (3.48%) TDD
16 7 (3.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.97%) SQL
2 8 (3.98%) PL/SQL
3 6 (2.99%) Java
4 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.00%) C#
4 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.00%) Ruby
5 1 (0.50%) Caml Language
5 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 23 (11.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 20 (9.95%) Degree
4 13 (6.47%) PMI Certification
5 8 (3.98%) PMP
6 7 (3.48%) ISEB
7 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) APMG
8 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.50%) MBA
8 1 (0.50%) CITP
8 1 (0.50%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.50%) HNC
8 1 (0.50%) HND
8 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) P3O
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 32 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.46%) Citrix
3 11 (5.47%) Oracle
4 10 (4.98%) VMware
5 8 (3.98%) SAP
6 6 (2.99%) Cisco
7 4 (1.99%) Progress
8 3 (1.49%) Lotus
9 2 (1.00%) Informatica
9 2 (1.00%) HP
9 2 (1.00%) EPiServer
9 2 (1.00%) hybris
10 1 (0.50%) Google
10 1 (0.50%) EMC
10 1 (0.50%) NetApp
10 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.50%) Sage
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits (FIXED TERM CONTRACT)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £325 - 375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago