The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 34
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.30% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.36% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.66% -  

PRINCE 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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 274 276 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 81.55% 81.90% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 158 135
Median daily rate £425 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing PRINCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Merseyside

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Merseyside

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Merseyside