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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 37 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 57 81 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.17% 6.77% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 9.12% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 40
Average daily rate
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£419 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.93% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £183 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £413 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -1.63%
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
1016 888 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.32% 74.25% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 466 511
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 58
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - - 1
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - - 1
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 69 (51.49%) Project Management
2 63 (47.01%) Finance
3 29 (21.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (19.40%) MS Project
5 24 (17.91%) MS Excel
5 24 (17.91%) Banking
6 22 (16.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (15.67%) ITIL
8 19 (14.18%) Migration
8 19 (14.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 18 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (13.43%) Windows
10 17 (12.69%) Change Management
11 16 (11.94%) SAP
11 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
12 15 (11.19%) PMI Certification
13 14 (10.45%) PRINCE
14 12 (8.96%) PMI
14 12 (8.96%) PMP
15 11 (8.21%) Six Sigma
15 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
16 10 (7.46%) Retail
16 10 (7.46%) Programme Management
16 10 (7.46%) MS Office
16 10 (7.46%) MS Visio
16 10 (7.46%) Project Planning
17 9 (6.72%) UNIX
17 9 (6.72%) Mainframe
17 9 (6.72%) Service Delivery
18 8 (5.97%) Information Security

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.75%) Lync
2 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 26 (19.40%) MS Project
2 24 (17.91%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.46%) MS Visio
3 10 (7.46%) MS Office
4 8 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.49%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.75%) Agresso
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.49%) VoIP
1 2 (1.49%) SAN
1 2 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.75%) Firewall
2 1 (0.75%) WAN
2 1 (0.75%) ATM
2 1 (0.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) DB2
2 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.75%) QlikView
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.75%) MS Access
3 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 63 (47.01%) Finance
2 24 (17.91%) Banking
3 10 (7.46%) Retail
4 7 (5.22%) Billing
4 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.48%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.49%) Back Office
6 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.49%) Local Government
6 2 (1.49%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.75%) French Language
7 1 (0.75%) German Language
7 1 (0.75%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (58.96%) Project Manager
2 11 (8.21%) Programme Manager
2 11 (8.21%) Analyst
3 9 (6.72%) Project Planner
4 7 (5.22%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (5.22%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (5.22%) Business Analyst
4 7 (5.22%) Senior Manager
5 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (3.73%) Change Consultant
6 5 (3.73%) Consultant
7 4 (2.99%) Business Consultant
7 4 (2.99%) PMO Manager
7 4 (2.99%) Business Change Consultant
8 3 (2.24%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.24%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 3 (2.24%) SAP Manager
8 3 (2.24%) ERP Project Manager
8 3 (2.24%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) .NET
1 1 (0.75%) Web Services
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) PMI
2 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.72%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.22%) Economics
5 6 (4.48%) NHS
6 3 (2.24%) FMCG
7 2 (1.49%) New Media
7 2 (1.49%) Life Science
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.43%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) UNIX
3 5 (3.73%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.24%) Linux
5 2 (1.49%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.49%) Project Management
2 29 (21.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (15.67%) ITIL
4 19 (14.18%) Migration
5 18 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (12.69%) Change Management
7 14 (10.45%) PRINCE
8 11 (8.21%) Six Sigma
9 10 (7.46%) Programme Management
9 10 (7.46%) Project Planning
10 9 (6.72%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.97%) Information Security
11 8 (5.97%) CRM
11 8 (5.97%) ERP
11 8 (5.97%) Budget Control
11 8 (5.97%) People Management
12 7 (5.22%) Scrum
13 6 (4.48%) Change Control
13 6 (4.48%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.73%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) VB
2 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.75%) VBA
2 1 (0.75%) SQR
Qualifications
1 22 (16.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (14.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (11.19%) PMI Certification
4 12 (8.96%) PMP
5 8 (5.97%) Degree
6 5 (3.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.24%) ISEB
8 2 (1.49%) APMP
9 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) CISSP
9 1 (0.75%) ACCA
9 1 (0.75%) CISA
9 1 (0.75%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (11.94%) SAP
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.22%) Citrix
2 7 (5.22%) Oracle
3 4 (2.99%) VMware
4 3 (2.24%) Cisco
5 2 (1.49%) Sybase
6 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.75%) Cognos
6 1 (0.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.75%) NetApp
6 1 (0.75%) CODA
6 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Northgate
6 1 (0.75%) Capita
6 1 (0.75%) Wincor Nixdorf
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