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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 134 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 20 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.95% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.24% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 11
Average daily rate £325 £325 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.19% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% -71.71%
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
3034 2490 2082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1473 1055
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 115
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the North West region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Manchester -16 12 £323 -7.85%
Cheshire -10 4 £425 +30.76% 1
Lancashire -4 1 - -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 29 (72.50%) PRINCE2
2 23 (57.50%) Project Management
3 15 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (20.00%) PMI
7 8 (20.00%) PMP
8 6 (15.00%) Finance
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (12.50%) RUP
9 5 (12.50%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
10 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.00%) XML
10 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle
10 4 (10.00%) SLA
10 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.00%) SDLC
11 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
11 3 (7.50%) Skype
11 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
11 3 (7.50%) Project Governance
11 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) CICS
1 3 (7.50%) JBoss
1 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
1 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) ADSL
2 1 (2.50%) Broadband
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) ISDN
2 1 (2.50%) LLU
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) PSTN
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) ClearCase
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 7 (17.50%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Head of Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Head of ICT
5 4 (10.00%) Head of Programme Delivery
5 4 (10.00%) Head of Test
5 4 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 3 (7.50%) EJB
2 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.50%) J2EE
2 3 (7.50%) JMS
2 3 (7.50%) JSP
2 3 (7.50%) Servlets
2 3 (7.50%) Struts
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) WSDL
2 3 (7.50%) XSD
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) PMI
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) PRINCE2
2 23 (57.50%) Project Management
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.00%) ITIL
5 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 5 (12.50%) RUP
7 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) CMMI
8 3 (7.50%) Project Governance
8 3 (7.50%) Release Management
8 3 (7.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.50%) Assembly Language
2 3 (7.50%) COBOL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Chordiant
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Lotus
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
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