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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 22 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 103 54 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.22% 4.32% 7.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.25% 5.90% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 26 55
Average daily rate
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£345 £311 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.84% -19.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £575 £440
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 £25.00 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.66%
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
1248 915 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.32% 73.26% 74.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 523 450
Average daily rate £385 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 38
Average hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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 August 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 - 2 £200 -
Altrincham - 1 £390 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 142 (61.74%) Project Management
2 96 (41.74%) Finance
3 49 (21.30%) ITIL
4 45 (19.57%) MS Excel
5 39 (16.96%) MS Project
6 38 (16.52%) Microsoft
6 38 (16.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 32 (13.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 31 (13.48%) Migration
9 30 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 28 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (12.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 25 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (10.87%) Banking
12 24 (10.43%) Change Management
12 24 (10.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 21 (9.13%) Data Centre
13 21 (9.13%) Risk Management
13 21 (9.13%) Windows
14 20 (8.70%) Change Control
14 20 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (8.70%) Degree
15 19 (8.26%) Service Management
16 18 (7.83%) Service Delivery
17 17 (7.39%) Citrix
17 17 (7.39%) Project Planning
18 16 (6.96%) MS Office
19 15 (6.52%) VMware
20 14 (6.09%) PRINCE
20 14 (6.09%) PMI Certification

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.30%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.87%) Lync
3 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 45 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 39 (16.96%) MS Project
3 28 (12.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (6.96%) MS Office
5 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Agresso
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.43%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.91%) WAN
1 9 (3.91%) SAN
2 3 (1.30%) LAN
3 2 (0.87%) VoIP
3 2 (0.87%) Firewall
3 2 (0.87%) NAS
4 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.43%) Wireless
4 1 (0.43%) NFC
4 1 (0.43%) Network Security
4 1 (0.43%) WLAN
4 1 (0.43%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) DHCP
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.43%) VPN
4 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.43%) EDMS
4 1 (0.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (1.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.43%) MSI
General
1 96 (41.74%) Finance
2 25 (10.87%) Banking
3 12 (5.22%) Local Government
3 12 (5.22%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.35%) Retail
5 7 (3.04%) Legal
6 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.30%) Law
7 3 (1.30%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Marketing
8 2 (0.87%) Back Office
8 2 (0.87%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (45.65%) Project Manager
2 26 (11.30%) Analyst
3 14 (6.09%) Coordinator
4 13 (5.65%) Consultant
4 13 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
5 11 (4.78%) Project Coordinator
5 11 (4.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 10 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 9 (3.91%) Programme Manager
8 8 (3.48%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.04%) Change Manager
9 7 (3.04%) Project Engineer
10 6 (2.61%) Service Analyst
10 6 (2.61%) Architect
10 6 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.61%) Data Centre Project Manager
10 6 (2.61%) Service Transition Analyst
10 6 (2.61%) Change Project Manager
11 5 (2.17%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.30%) HTML
1 3 (1.30%) .NET
1 3 (1.30%) CSS
1 3 (1.30%) XML
2 2 (0.87%) Middleware
2 2 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.13%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.78%) NHS
4 10 (4.35%) Life Science
5 9 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.74%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.74%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.30%) Clustering
7 3 (1.30%) PMI
8 2 (0.87%) EPoS
9 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.43%) Statistics
9 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.13%) Windows
2 11 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (3.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Linux
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (61.74%) Project Management
2 49 (21.30%) ITIL
3 32 (13.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 31 (13.48%) Migration
5 30 (13.04%) Programme Management
6 28 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (10.43%) Change Management
9 21 (9.13%) Risk Management
10 20 (8.70%) Change Control
11 19 (8.26%) Service Management
12 18 (7.83%) Service Delivery
13 17 (7.39%) Project Planning
14 14 (6.09%) PRINCE
15 12 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (3.91%) ERP
16 9 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (3.48%) Supplier Management
18 7 (3.04%) Resource Management
18 7 (3.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.65%) SQL
2 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
2 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.43%) COBOL
3 1 (0.43%) Java
3 1 (0.43%) Caml Language
3 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (16.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 24 (10.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 20 (8.70%) Degree
4 14 (6.09%) PMI Certification
5 11 (4.78%) PMP
6 8 (3.48%) ISEB
7 5 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.30%) CCNA
9 3 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.30%) MCSE
9 3 (1.30%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.87%) APMP
10 2 (0.87%) MCSA
10 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) MCITP
11 1 (0.43%) MBA
11 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.91%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.30%) GMP
3 3 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.87%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.39%) Citrix
3 15 (6.52%) VMware
4 10 (4.35%) Cisco
5 7 (3.04%) Oracle
6 4 (1.74%) SAP
6 4 (1.74%) HP
6 4 (1.74%) NetApp
7 3 (1.30%) Lotus
7 3 (1.30%) IBM
8 2 (0.87%) Trillium
9 1 (0.43%) Dell
9 1 (0.43%) EMC
9 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.43%) Sage
9 1 (0.43%) Symantec
9 1 (0.43%) McAfee
9 1 (0.43%) Teradata
9 1 (0.43%) Veeam
9 1 (0.43%) Tableau
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