The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner over the 3 months to 25 May 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 127 126 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 34 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.65% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.08% 3.21% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 23
Median daily rate £425 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £330 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £455 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +45.69%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
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
833 748 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.36% 20.35% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 337 323
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £505 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 83 75
Median hourly rate £37.48 £21.88 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.31% +21.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner across the North West region.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner across the North West region.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 PRINCE2 Practitioner within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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 +2 19 £400 -2.43%
Lancashire +3 8 £425 +21.42%
Cheshire -6 5 £425 +6.25%
Merseyside -3 1 £425 +6.25%
Cumbria - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 48 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (54.17%) Project Management
3 14 (29.17%) Line Management
4 13 (27.08%) Supplier Management
5 12 (25.00%) Change Management
5 12 (25.00%) Finance
5 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (18.75%) PMI Certification
6 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 8 (16.67%) Change Control
7 8 (16.67%) Windows
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.58%) Unix
8 7 (14.58%) MS Office
8 7 (14.58%) PMP
9 6 (12.50%) ITIL
9 6 (12.50%) Firewall
9 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
10 5 (10.42%) ArcSight
10 5 (10.42%) SIEM
11 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Information Security
11 4 (8.33%) HP
12 3 (6.25%) Citrix
12 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
12 3 (6.25%) MS Project
12 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) LAN
2 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Project Manager
2 14 (29.17%) Infrastructure Manager
2 14 (29.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Transition Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) HR Manager
6 3 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Senior PMO
6 3 (6.25%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Life Science
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 26 (54.17%) Project Management
3 14 (29.17%) Line Management
4 13 (27.08%) Supplier Management
5 12 (25.00%) Change Management
5 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) Change Control
7 6 (12.50%) ITIL
7 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.42%) SIEM
9 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.33%) Information Security
10 2 (4.17%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.17%) Critical Path Analysis
10 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (4.17%) Migration
10 2 (4.17%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
10 2 (4.17%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 7 (14.58%) PMP
3 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) ArcSight
3 4 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Wyse
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Lotus