Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 37
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - 0.34% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.57% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Chester median daily rate - £700 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +75.00% -
Cheshire median daily rate £438 £325 £463
% change year-on-year +34.62% -29.73% +20.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Chester median hourly rate - - £25.00
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £25.00

PRINCE2 Certification 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 Chester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Chester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 9.62% 9.40% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 18
Chester median daily rate £280 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +3.56% +24.60%
10th Percentile £204 £233 £236
90th Percentile £435 £530 £516
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Chester median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year +7.14% +21.18% -2.37%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Chester

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Chester