Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
England > North West
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 160 189
Rank change year-on-year -11 +29 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 50 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.86% 0.83% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 4.45% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 24 25
North West median daily rate £523 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.01% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £316 £315
90th Percentile £634 £450 £473
England median daily rate £475 £428 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £28.50 £28.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year -0.87% -15.44% -38.18%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,037 1,011 1,557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.88% 18.74% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 546 817
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £208 £245 £255
90th Percentile £576 £575 £560
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 107 82
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +59.24%
10th Percentile £14.68 £11.30 £15.75
90th Percentile £65.70 £55.00 £57.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North West over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the North West

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -37 29 £375 -7.41%
Merseyside +22 10 £523 +22.94%
Lancashire - 9 £525 -
Cumbria - 2 £575 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 50 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 39 (78.00%) Project Management
3 32 (64.00%) Finance
4 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.00%) SFIA
5 20 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (40.00%) ITIL
6 19 (38.00%) Supplier Management
6 19 (38.00%) Line Management
7 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (28.00%) Resource Management
8 14 (28.00%) SaaS
9 13 (26.00%) IT Strategy
9 13 (26.00%) Decision-Making
9 13 (26.00%) Degree
9 13 (26.00%) Product Management
10 12 (24.00%) Problem Management
10 12 (24.00%) Chartered Engineer
10 12 (24.00%) Network Design
10 12 (24.00%) Data Management
10 12 (24.00%) CCIE
10 12 (24.00%) CCNP
10 12 (24.00%) CCDP
10 12 (24.00%) Cisco
10 12 (24.00%) CISSP
10 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
10 12 (24.00%) CISM
10 12 (24.00%) Contract Management

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) SaaS
2 11 (22.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) WAN
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 5 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (8.00%) BGP
3 4 (8.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 4 (8.00%) OSPF
3 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
3 4 (8.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) Broadband
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.00%) SMS
5 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) DB2
1 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 32 (64.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Legal
3 4 (8.00%) Local Government
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Project Manager
2 12 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Programme Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL Manager
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Planning Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Capability Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Business Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Planning Manager
9 1 (2.00%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.00%) Life Science
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 39 (78.00%) Project Management
3 21 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) SFIA
4 20 (40.00%) ITIL
4 20 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (38.00%) Line Management
5 19 (38.00%) Supplier Management
6 14 (28.00%) Resource Management
7 13 (26.00%) Decision-Making
7 13 (26.00%) IT Strategy
7 13 (26.00%) Product Management
8 12 (24.00%) Contract Management
8 12 (24.00%) Data Management
8 12 (24.00%) Network Design
8 12 (24.00%) Problem Management
8 12 (24.00%) Risk Management
9 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (22.00%) Open Source
9 11 (22.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 12 (24.00%) CCDP
2 12 (24.00%) CCIE
2 12 (24.00%) CCNP
2 12 (24.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (24.00%) CISM
2 12 (24.00%) CISSP
3 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (14.00%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.00%) APMP
7 2 (4.00%) CIPD
8 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) P3O
2 2 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (14.00%) XenApp
1 7 (14.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Cisco
3 10 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 7 (14.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) Ivanti
5 2 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Capita
6 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle