The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 9 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 12.50% - 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £395 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 14 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 62.50% 87.50% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 12
Median daily rate £390 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £179 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.50 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.75% +300.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Bolton

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Bolton.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Bolton

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bolton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Bolton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Bolton

PRINCE2
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 Bolton region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) MOM
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) APMP
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) DSDM
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
3 2 (33.33%) Junior PMO
3 2 (33.33%) PMO Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (16.67%) HR Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Telephony Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) DSDM
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) MOM