The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 23 June 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.

PRINCE 2
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.25% 1.30% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.45% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £308 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 69 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 81.25% 89.61% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 45
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management