The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 140 141 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 15 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.47% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.64% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 10
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £675 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £16.50 -
% change year-on-year
+41.45% -
PRINCE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2698 3289 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.76% 79.41% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2013 1500
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Manchester +3 12 £330 -5.12% 3
Cheshire +11 1 £700 +100.00% 4
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 North West region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 19 (73.08%) PRINCE2
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 6 (23.08%) Change Management
6 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) WAN
8 3 (11.54%) HTML
8 3 (11.54%) RUP
8 3 (11.54%) CSS
8 3 (11.54%) XML
8 3 (11.54%) Broadband
8 3 (11.54%) LAN
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
9 2 (7.69%) Retail
9 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
9 2 (7.69%) OPENHousing
9 2 (7.69%) ITSM

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) OPENHousing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Broadband
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) ITSM Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) Project Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) PRINCE2
2 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Change Management
5 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
5 6 (23.08%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.54%) Competitor Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) RUP
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Information Governance
8 2 (7.69%) ITSM
8 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
8 2 (7.69%) Service Management
9 1 (3.85%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SANS
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) P3O
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
1 1 (3.85%) Nexpose
1 1 (3.85%) Nmap
1 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Apple
1 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
1 1 (3.85%) Intel
1 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) NetWitness
1 1 (3.85%) Qualys
1 1 (3.85%) Splunk