The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
North West / Manchester
Rank 34 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 63 71 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.72% 3.96% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 4.69% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 47 60
Median daily rate £403 £315 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £168 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £510 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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
1096 1515 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.16% 84.40% 78.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 886 696
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 33
Median hourly rate £22.90 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.37% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 20 £450 -
Bolton +2 4 £405 +80.00%
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 57 (44.19%) Project Management
2 47 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (34.11%) ITIL
4 28 (21.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (18.60%) ServiceNow
6 21 (16.28%) Finance
7 18 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 18 (13.95%) SC Cleared
7 18 (13.95%) Security Cleared
8 17 (13.18%) Change Management
8 17 (13.18%) Scrum
9 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (10.85%) PRINCE
11 13 (10.08%) Migration
11 13 (10.08%) ITIL V3
12 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
12 12 (9.30%) DevOps
13 11 (8.53%) MS Visio
14 10 (7.75%) PMP
14 10 (7.75%) PMI Certification
14 10 (7.75%) Business Analysis
14 10 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
15 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (6.98%) Programme Management
15 9 (6.98%) ISEB
15 9 (6.98%) Oracle
15 9 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
15 9 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (6.20%) User Experience
16 8 (6.20%) Quality Management

PRINCE2
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 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.78%) Drupal
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (8.53%) MS Visio
2 10 (7.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.88%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.88%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.55%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.78%) Magento
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) LDAP
2 5 (3.88%) IP Telephony
3 4 (3.10%) LAN
3 4 (3.10%) VoIP
3 4 (3.10%) WAN
4 3 (2.33%) DNS
4 3 (2.33%) Firewall
4 3 (2.33%) VPN
5 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.55%) IPv4
5 2 (1.55%) Network Security
5 2 (1.55%) SAN
5 2 (1.55%) SSL
5 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.55%) Wireless
6 1 (0.78%) 3G
6 1 (0.78%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.78%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Selenium
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 21 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Automotive
3 4 (3.10%) Local Government
4 3 (2.33%) Retail
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Billing
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (47.29%) Project Manager
2 14 (10.85%) Analyst
3 12 (9.30%) Developer
4 10 (7.75%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.75%) IT Manager
5 9 (6.98%) Change Manager
5 9 (6.98%) Product Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Business Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (6.20%) Oracle Project Manager
6 8 (6.20%) ServiceNow Developer
7 6 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (3.88%) E-Business Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Project Change Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Technical Manager
8 5 (3.88%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.10%) IT Change Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Supply Chain Project Manager
9 4 (3.10%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) Velocity
2 5 (3.88%) AngularJS
2 5 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (3.88%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Ergonomics
1 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
1 8 (6.20%) User Experience
2 5 (3.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.88%) Web 2.0
3 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.10%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.33%) NHS
4 3 (2.33%) PMI
5 2 (1.55%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.55%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) Life Science
6 1 (0.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.43%) Windows
2 4 (3.10%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.19%) Project Management
2 47 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (34.11%) ITIL
4 28 (21.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (13.18%) Change Management
5 17 (13.18%) Scrum
6 14 (10.85%) PRINCE
7 13 (10.08%) ITIL V3
7 13 (10.08%) Migration
8 12 (9.30%) DevOps
9 10 (7.75%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (6.98%) Programme Management
10 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (6.20%) Facilities Management
11 8 (6.20%) Quality Management
11 8 (6.20%) Workflow
12 7 (5.43%) Identity Management
12 7 (5.43%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.55%) SQL
3 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 18 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 18 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (7.75%) PMI Certification
3 10 (7.75%) PMP
4 9 (6.98%) ISEB
5 6 (4.65%) Degree
6 4 (3.10%) APMP
7 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) APMG
8 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.78%) CISSP
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.78%) MCSE
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) SANS
8 1 (0.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) GMP
2 1 (0.78%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.55%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (1.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) Nessus
2 1 (0.78%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.78%) Nmap
2 1 (0.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 24 (18.60%) ServiceNow
2 9 (6.98%) Oracle
3 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Snow
4 4 (3.10%) VMware
5 3 (2.33%) Apple
6 2 (1.55%) Cisco
6 2 (1.55%) Dell
6 2 (1.55%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.55%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.55%) Motorola
6 2 (1.55%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.55%) Sophos
7 1 (0.78%) ATG
7 1 (0.78%) Citrix
7 1 (0.78%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.78%) Huawei
7 1 (0.78%) Intel
7 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.78%) Nokia