The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Practitioner
North West / Manchester
Rank 83 88 85
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 9 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% 1.00% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 7.20% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Median daily rate £405 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £485 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -1.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £46.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -40.21% +67.27%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 207 250 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.63% 13.93% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 126 117
Median daily rate £409 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.18% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £178 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £680 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £51.00 £48.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +220.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Manchester

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Manchester

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Manchester

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Manchester

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Bolton - 3 £405 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Quality Management
4 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
5 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 3 (17.65%) Dependency Management
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) PMP
7 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
8 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.88%) Programme Governance
8 1 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) E-Business Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Director
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) NHS Programme Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
3 5 (29.41%) Quality Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) DSDM
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) APMP
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
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