The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
North West / Merseyside
Rank 27 31 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.40% 2.36% 8.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 2.91% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 25
Median daily rate £465 £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.80% -25.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £395 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

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 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 274 275 266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 84.57% 81.12% 76.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 185 122
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Merseyside over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Merseyside

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 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
Liverpool +9 11 £470 +37.22% 3
Bootle - 1 £465 -
PRINCE2
North West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) MS Project
6 4 (25.00%) PMO
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (12.50%) Google
8 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
8 2 (12.50%) QA
8 2 (12.50%) APMP
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (12.50%) ISEB
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Governance
9 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 1 (6.25%) Line Management
9 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
9 1 (6.25%) PMP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
3 4 (25.00%) MS Project
4 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) EDMS
1 1 (6.25%) EDRMS
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) PMO Lead
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ERP Support
3 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (6.25%) Case Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Control
6 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
6 1 (6.25%) SFIA
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) APMP
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
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