The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 28 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 16 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.82% 6.13% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 8.17% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 5
Median daily rate £350 £493 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.93% +45.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £675 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.07 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +10.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
267 306 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.42% 75.00% 66.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 152 83
Median daily rate £385 £468 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool -11 6 £400 -20.00% 4
Wirral - 5 £325 -
Bootle - 1 - -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 19 (82.61%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) PMI Certification
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
4 7 (30.43%) Brocade
4 7 (30.43%) Puppet
4 7 (30.43%) Security Management
4 7 (30.43%) LAMP
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
4 7 (30.43%) PMI
4 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Linux
4 7 (30.43%) PHP
4 7 (30.43%) MySQL
4 7 (30.43%) IIS
4 7 (30.43%) Apache
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (26.09%) Information Security
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) JSP
6 4 (17.39%) RHCE
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) SSL
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (30.43%) Apache
1 7 (30.43%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NonStop SQL
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) IT Manager
2 6 (26.09%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) IT Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) IT Security Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Security Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Security Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Project Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Hosting Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Transition Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Transition Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (8.70%) SOX Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Advisor
6 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) LAMP
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
2 4 (17.39%) JSP
3 1 (4.35%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 7 (30.43%) Capacity Management
4 7 (30.43%) Security Management
5 6 (26.09%) Information Security
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.35%) Change Control
9 1 (4.35%) Critical Success Factor
9 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
9 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.35%) Scrum
9 1 (4.35%) Server Hardening
9 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) SIEM
9 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) PMI Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCITP
2 4 (17.39%) MCTS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) RHCE
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) CLAS
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 4 (17.39%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
1 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Brocade
1 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) ArcSight