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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 115 116 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 41 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.06% 0.61% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.84% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.46% +25.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £326 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £623 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £22.90 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+116.13% -22.36%
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
2945 2257 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.84% 72.62% 72.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1624 1179 850
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 120 88
Average hourly rate £37.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.50 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 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
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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
Cheshire - 14 £463 -
Manchester -3 13 £450 +5.88% 3
Cumbria - 5 - -
Merseyside - 4 £413 -
Lancashire -8 1 £360 -32.55% 1
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 36 (53.73%) PRINCE2
2 31 (46.27%) Project Management
3 21 (31.34%) Finance
4 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
6 13 (19.40%) PMI Certification
6 13 (19.40%) Oracle
7 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.42%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (16.42%) Migration
8 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (16.42%) Reference Data
8 11 (16.42%) Data Architecture
9 10 (14.93%) ITIL
9 10 (14.93%) Windows
10 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
11 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.94%) Data Integration
11 8 (11.94%) Banking
12 7 (10.45%) Information Security
12 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
12 7 (10.45%) Degree
12 7 (10.45%) PMI
12 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
13 6 (8.96%) PMP
13 6 (8.96%) Scrum

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 4 (5.97%) IBM Notes
1 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.49%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Wireless Security
1 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.49%) Wireless
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
1 1 (1.49%) WAN
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) DB2
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Local Government
5 3 (4.48%) Retail
6 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Project Manager
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Technical Architect
5 7 (10.45%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Business Change Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Change Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Business Change Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Business Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Programme Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Change Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (4.48%) Junior
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Business Change Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Management Information System
2 11 (16.42%) Reference Data
3 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.94%) Data Integration
4 7 (10.45%) PMI
5 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) AS400
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
2 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) PRINCE2
2 31 (46.27%) Project Management
3 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
5 11 (16.42%) Migration
5 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.42%) Data Architecture
6 10 (14.93%) ITIL
7 7 (10.45%) Information Security
7 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.96%) Scrum
9 5 (7.46%) Kanban
9 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.46%) TDD
9 5 (7.46%) Service Management
9 5 (7.46%) Coaching
9 5 (7.46%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) PMI Certification
2 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) Degree
4 6 (8.96%) PMP
4 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) CISSP
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CISM
7 1 (1.49%) CITP
7 1 (1.49%) MBA
7 1 (1.49%) HNC
7 1 (1.49%) HND
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) Citrix
4 4 (5.97%) Lotus
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) VMware
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
North West
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per week
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago