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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 157 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 10 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 1.07% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.38% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 20
Median daily rate £338 £419 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £49.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-55.27% +312.50%
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
3202 2819 2276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.83% 77.42% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1990 1623 1198
Median daily rate £425 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 133 112
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -22 6 £338 -25.00% 5
Cheshire -18 2 £425 -5.55%
Merseyside -7 1 £350 -15.15% 1
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 24 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 22 (66.67%) Project Management
3 18 (54.55%) PMI Certification
3 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
7 9 (27.27%) SDLC
7 9 (27.27%) PMI
7 9 (27.27%) PMP
7 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (24.24%) CICS
8 8 (24.24%) Assembly Language
8 8 (24.24%) Mainframe
8 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
8 8 (24.24%) Service Management
8 8 (24.24%) CMMI
8 8 (24.24%) JBoss
8 8 (24.24%) RUP
8 8 (24.24%) ClearCase
8 8 (24.24%) JMS
8 8 (24.24%) Chordiant
8 8 (24.24%) WSDL
8 8 (24.24%) COBOL
8 8 (24.24%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) J2EE
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle
8 8 (24.24%) DB2

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 8 (24.24%) CICS
1 8 (24.24%) JBoss
1 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) MPLS
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) ClearCase
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) IT Manager
3 4 (12.12%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planner
5 2 (6.06%) Resource Planner
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Business Change Support
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Finance Manager
6 1 (3.03%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) EJB
1 8 (24.24%) Hibernate
1 8 (24.24%) J2EE
1 8 (24.24%) JMS
1 8 (24.24%) JSP
1 8 (24.24%) Servlets
1 8 (24.24%) Struts
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
1 8 (24.24%) WSDL
1 8 (24.24%) XML
1 8 (24.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) PMI
2 8 (24.24%) Mainframe
3 7 (21.21%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) NHS
5 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 22 (66.67%) Project Management
3 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (30.30%) Waterfall
6 9 (27.27%) SDLC
7 8 (24.24%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (24.24%) CMMI
7 8 (24.24%) RUP
7 8 (24.24%) Service Management
8 7 (21.21%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
9 5 (15.15%) BDD
9 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (15.15%) TDD
10 4 (12.12%) Migration
10 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
10 4 (12.12%) Supplier Management
11 3 (9.09%) Change Management
11 3 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Assembly Language
1 8 (24.24%) COBOL
1 8 (24.24%) Java
1 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) PMI Certification
2 9 (27.27%) PMP
2 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (15.15%) Sun Certification
4 2 (6.06%) ISEB
5 1 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Chordiant
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) IBM
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) CA
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.03%) Niku
4 1 (3.03%) Planview
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.03%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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