The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 28 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 62 97 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.43% 5.43% 6.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 6.57% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 65 66
Median daily rate £355 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.47% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £12.58 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.80 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.42% -20.71%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1115 1476 1148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.70% 82.60% 76.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 889 686
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 33
Median hourly rate £29.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Manchester

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Manchester

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Manchester

PRINCE2
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 -1 2 £325 -24.63%
Stockport - 1 £310 - 1
PRINCE2
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 60 (57.14%) Project Management
2 48 (45.71%) Finance
3 39 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 37 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (23.81%) Line Management
6 24 (22.86%) People Management
6 24 (22.86%) ITIL
7 17 (16.19%) Change Management
7 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (12.38%) Scrum
8 13 (12.38%) ServiceNow
9 12 (11.43%) Migration
10 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
10 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.57%) Programme Management
11 9 (8.57%) ITSM
11 9 (8.57%) PMO
12 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Project
13 7 (6.67%) ISEB
13 7 (6.67%) Citrix
13 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
13 7 (6.67%) Manufacturing
13 7 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.67%) Release Management
13 7 (6.67%) Life Science
14 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
14 6 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (5.71%) Kanban
14 6 (5.71%) XenApp
14 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) CMS
2 2 (1.90%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) IaaS
1 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) RFID
2 2 (1.90%) NAS
2 2 (1.90%) SAN
3 1 (0.95%) 2G
3 1 (0.95%) 3G
3 1 (0.95%) 4G
3 1 (0.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.95%) LDAP
3 1 (0.95%) LTE
3 1 (0.95%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.95%) Skype
3 1 (0.95%) SMS
3 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) QlikView
2 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Selenium
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 48 (45.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) Legal
3 3 (2.86%) Local Government
4 2 (1.90%) Automotive
4 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Billing
5 1 (0.95%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 19 (18.10%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 5 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (4.76%) PMO Manager
5 5 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 5 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (3.81%) Developer
6 4 (3.81%) ITSM Project Manager
6 4 (3.81%) Junior
6 4 (3.81%) ServiceNow Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Architect
7 3 (2.86%) Junior PMO
7 3 (2.86%) Programme Director
7 3 (2.86%) Programme Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (2.86%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) Velocity
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Life Science
1 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.81%) CMDB
3 4 (3.81%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) NHS
4 3 (2.86%) PMI
4 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
1 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
1 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (57.14%) Project Management
2 37 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.81%) Line Management
4 24 (22.86%) ITIL
4 24 (22.86%) People Management
5 17 (16.19%) Change Management
5 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.38%) Scrum
7 12 (11.43%) Migration
8 10 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.57%) ITSM
9 9 (8.57%) Programme Management
10 7 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.67%) Release Management
11 6 (5.71%) Contingency Planning
11 6 (5.71%) Kanban
11 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
11 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.90%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (6.67%) ISEB
3 6 (5.71%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.76%) PMP
5 3 (2.86%) Degree
5 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.95%) APMG
7 1 (0.95%) APMP
7 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) PMO
2 4 (3.81%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) GDPR
4 1 (0.95%) COBIT
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.95%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 6 (5.71%) XenApp
2 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (2.86%) MOM
3 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) ServiceNow
2 7 (6.67%) Citrix
3 5 (4.76%) Google
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.81%) Wyse
5 3 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.95%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.95%) Huawei
6 1 (0.95%) Nokia
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle
6 1 (0.95%) Siebel
6 1 (0.95%) Snow
6 1 (0.95%) Splunk
6 1 (0.95%) VMware
6 1 (0.95%) Yardi
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £41000 - £43000 per annum + Public Sector Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago