Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 6 1 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 0.069% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 0.45% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 24
Cheshire median daily rate £650 £165 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +293.94% -65.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £524 £158 £392
90th Percentile £750 £173 £633
North West median daily rate £588 £425 £428
% change year-on-year +38.24% -0.58% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £26.83

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 194 223 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.58% 15.40% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 142 188
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £215 £158 £275
90th Percentile £550 £675 £650
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.18% -2.37%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.43 £15.92
90th Percentile £31.50 £52.75 £27.50
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +47.62% -13.99% +52.60%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Cheshire

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 6 £650 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) SFIA
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Data Management
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) CISM
4 3 (50.00%) CCIE
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCDP
4 3 (50.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Product Management
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Ingres
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) SFIA
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Data Management
4 3 (50.00%) Contract Management
4 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (33.33%) Product Management
5 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) ITSM
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCDP
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle