The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 33 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.79% - 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.96% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £316
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 - £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+28.18% -36.04%
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 36 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.94% 20.34% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 38
Average daily rate £375 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £110 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Merseyside region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Merseyside region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool - 3 £400 -
Wirral - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (27.27%) Local Government
4 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft