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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 54 84 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.09% 7.03% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 9.74% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 50 32
Average daily rate
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£394 £341 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £203 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.28%
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
977 862 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.07% 72.13% 65.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 464 467
Average daily rate £338 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 43 49
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £28.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -38.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Salford -2 1 £413 +13.01%
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - - 4
Bolton - - - - 2
Bury - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 67 (52.34%) Project Management
2 62 (48.44%) Finance
3 30 (23.44%) MS Project
4 28 (21.88%) MS Excel
5 27 (21.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (17.19%) Migration
6 22 (17.19%) Banking
6 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 21 (16.41%) ITIL
8 20 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (14.06%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.06%) Windows
10 16 (12.50%) SAP
10 16 (12.50%) Change Management
11 14 (10.94%) MS Visio
11 14 (10.94%) PMI Certification
12 13 (10.16%) PRINCE
13 12 (9.38%) PMI
14 11 (8.59%) PMP
14 11 (8.59%) Six Sigma
15 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
15 10 (7.81%) Retail
15 10 (7.81%) Programme Management
15 10 (7.81%) MS Office
15 10 (7.81%) Project Planning
16 9 (7.03%) UNIX
16 9 (7.03%) Mainframe
17 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
17 8 (6.25%) Information Security
17 8 (6.25%) CRM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.78%) Lync
2 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (23.44%) MS Project
2 28 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 14 (10.94%) MS Visio
4 10 (7.81%) MS Office
5 8 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.56%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.78%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) Agresso
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) SAN
1 2 (1.56%) VoIP
1 2 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) WAN
2 1 (0.78%) ATM
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.56%) DB2
2 2 (1.56%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.78%) QlikView
3 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) MS Access
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 62 (48.44%) Finance
2 22 (17.19%) Banking
3 10 (7.81%) Retail
4 7 (5.47%) Billing
5 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.56%) Games
7 2 (1.56%) Back Office
7 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.78%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) German Language
8 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
8 1 (0.78%) Local Government
8 1 (0.78%) Automotive
8 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 72 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 15 (11.72%) Programme Manager
3 11 (8.59%) Analyst
4 9 (7.03%) Project Planner
5 7 (5.47%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.47%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (5.47%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Change Consultant
7 5 (3.91%) Consultant
7 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Business Consultant
8 4 (3.13%) PMO Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Business Change Consultant
9 3 (2.34%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (2.34%) SAP Manager
9 3 (2.34%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 3 (2.34%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.34%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) PMI
2 10 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.03%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.47%) Economics
5 6 (4.69%) NHS
6 3 (2.34%) FMCG
7 2 (1.56%) New Media
8 1 (0.78%) Life Science
8 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 9 (7.03%) UNIX
3 5 (3.91%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.34%) Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Project Management
2 27 (21.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (17.19%) Migration
4 21 (16.41%) ITIL
5 16 (12.50%) Change Management
6 13 (10.16%) PRINCE
7 11 (8.59%) Six Sigma
8 10 (7.81%) Programme Management
8 10 (7.81%) Project Planning
9 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 8 (6.25%) Information Security
9 8 (6.25%) CRM
9 8 (6.25%) Budget Control
10 7 (5.47%) Scrum
11 6 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.69%) Change Control
12 5 (3.91%) Vulnerability Management
12 5 (3.91%) Business Analysis
12 5 (3.91%) ERP
13 4 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.91%) SQL
2 1 (0.78%) SQR
2 1 (0.78%) VB
2 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 20 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (10.94%) PMI Certification
4 11 (8.59%) PMP
5 8 (6.25%) Degree
6 5 (3.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.34%) ISEB
8 2 (1.56%) APMP
9 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.78%) ACCA
9 1 (0.78%) CISSP
9 1 (0.78%) CISA
9 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) XenApp
2 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.50%) SAP
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle
3 7 (5.47%) Citrix
4 4 (3.13%) VMware
5 3 (2.34%) Cisco
6 2 (1.56%) Sybase
7 1 (0.78%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.78%) NetApp
7 1 (0.78%) CODA
7 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.78%) Cognos
7 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.78%) Northgate
7 1 (0.78%) Capita
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