Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 193 190
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3 -22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 39 21 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.36% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 1.91% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 46
North West median daily rate £524 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.27% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £358 £306
90th Percentile £675 £629 £556
England median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year +6.51% -0.59% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £26.83
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.67
% change year-on-year - -18.31% -20.79%

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 922 1,101 1,559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.31% 18.77% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 660 852
North West median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.10%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £625 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 79 97
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £39.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.95% +13.57% +39.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £15.92
90th Percentile £67.50 £53.00 £50.32
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.14% +41.71%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +15 27 £488 +20.37% 5
Merseyside +17 6 £523 +22.94%
Cheshire - 5 £650 -
Lancashire +13 2 £622 -0.48%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 39 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (58.97%) Finance
3 22 (56.41%) ITIL
4 20 (51.28%) Project Management
5 15 (38.46%) ITSM
6 14 (35.90%) Programme Management
7 12 (30.77%) Supplier Management
8 11 (28.21%) SFIA
9 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
9 10 (25.64%) Back Office
9 10 (25.64%) Unit4 Business World
9 10 (25.64%) ERP
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Local Government
10 9 (23.08%) Line Management
11 8 (20.51%) Portfolio Management
11 8 (20.51%) Data Management
11 8 (20.51%) Resource Management
11 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
12 7 (17.95%) CISM
12 7 (17.95%) CCIE
12 7 (17.95%) CCNP
12 7 (17.95%) CCDP
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco
12 7 (17.95%) CISSP
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (17.95%) Degree
12 7 (17.95%) Problem 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 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) PaaS
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Broadband
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) SMS
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Ingres
1 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Back Office
3 9 (23.08%) Local Government
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Programme Manager
2 12 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Support Manager
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL Manager
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Transformation Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.13%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior SCCM Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Life Science
3 1 (2.56%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 22 (56.41%) ITIL
3 20 (51.28%) Project Management
4 15 (38.46%) ITSM
5 14 (35.90%) Programme Management
6 12 (30.77%) Supplier Management
7 11 (28.21%) SFIA
8 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.64%) ERP
8 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (23.08%) Line Management
10 8 (20.51%) Data Management
10 8 (20.51%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (20.51%) Resource Management
10 8 (20.51%) Risk Management
11 7 (17.95%) Contract Management
11 7 (17.95%) Network Design
11 7 (17.95%) Problem Management
12 6 (15.38%) IT Strategy
12 6 (15.38%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) CCDP
1 7 (17.95%) CCIE
1 7 (17.95%) CCNP
1 7 (17.95%) Chartered Engineer
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.95%) CISM
1 7 (17.95%) CISSP
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.13%) PMP
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) P3O
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (12.82%) XenApp
1 5 (12.82%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) Ivanti
4 2 (5.13%) Google
4 2 (5.13%) Wyse
5 1 (2.56%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) SAP