The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 137 123 99
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 30 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.42% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.50% 2.23% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £213 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £382 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £27.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.91%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
858 582 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.84% 18.87% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 310 237
Average daily rate £400 £346 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.77% +7.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 48 52
Average hourly rate £30.52 £22.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.64% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester -9 20 £375 +44.23% 5
Cheshire -6 5 £525 +36.36%
Lancashire - 3 £460 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £750 - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 71 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 37 (52.11%) Project Management
3 33 (46.48%) Finance
4 19 (26.76%) Banking
5 14 (19.72%) Risk Management
6 13 (18.31%) ITIL
7 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
9 8 (11.27%) Degree
9 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
10 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
10 7 (9.86%) Change Control
10 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (9.86%) SLA
11 6 (8.45%) Change Management
11 6 (8.45%) QA
12 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
12 5 (7.04%) ISEB
12 5 (7.04%) Oracle
13 4 (5.63%) PMP
13 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
13 4 (5.63%) Local Government
13 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (5.63%) Test Management
14 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
14 3 (4.23%) Test Strategy
14 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
14 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
14 3 (4.23%) Resource Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Project
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.41%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.41%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.41%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.41%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.41%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) WAN
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) NAS
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 33 (46.48%) Finance
2 19 (26.76%) Banking
3 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.63%) Local Government
5 2 (2.82%) Automotive
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.41%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.86%) Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Consultant
3 5 (7.04%) Test Manager
4 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.23%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Training Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Security Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Transition Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Project Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Information Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Business Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.82%) Life Science
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) MVS
2 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 37 (52.11%) Project Management
3 14 (19.72%) Risk Management
4 13 (18.31%) ITIL
5 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (9.86%) Change Control
7 6 (8.45%) Change Management
8 5 (7.04%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.63%) Test Management
10 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.23%) Test Strategy
10 3 (4.23%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.82%) ITSM
11 2 (2.82%) Migration
11 2 (2.82%) PRINCE
11 2 (2.82%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) ISEB
4 4 (5.63%) PMP
4 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) CITP
7 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 6 (8.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle
2 3 (4.23%) Cisco
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Juniper
3 2 (2.82%) Nokia
3 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.82%) McAfee
3 2 (2.82%) Blue Coat
3 2 (2.82%) TippingPoint
3 2 (2.82%) F5
3 2 (2.82%) ArcSight
3 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 2 (2.82%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.41%) Aareon
4 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.41%) Northgate
4 1 (1.41%) Civica
4 1 (1.41%) Capita
4 1 (1.41%) Orchard
4 1 (1.41%) VMware
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