Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 200 153
Rank change year-on-year +24 -47 +25
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 26 23 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.34% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 1.83% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 83
North West median daily rate £588 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £368 £343 £356
90th Percentile £750 £588 £610
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
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 988 1256 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.36% 18.51% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 741 964
North West median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +7.38%
10th Percentile £200 £231 £251
90th Percentile £550 £595 £572
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 57 108
North West median hourly rate £38.88 £27.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.36% -9.90% +48.88%
10th Percentile £14.62 £12.13 £15.31
90th Percentile £53.60 £53.20 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.12 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.38% +8.33% +26.32%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +25 18 £525 +20.00% 3
Cheshire +12 6 £650 +293.94%
Lancashire +11 3 £605 +38.23%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 North West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 26 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 15 (57.69%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 11 (42.31%) ITSM
4 11 (42.31%) Programme Management
5 10 (38.46%) Back Office
5 10 (38.46%) Unit4 Business World
5 10 (38.46%) ERP
6 9 (34.62%) Local Government
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Change Management
8 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) SFIA
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
10 4 (15.38%) Line Management
10 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) Data Management
11 3 (11.54%) Network Design
11 3 (11.54%) CISM
11 3 (11.54%) CCIE
11 3 (11.54%) CCNP
11 3 (11.54%) CCDP
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco
11 3 (11.54%) CISSP
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (11.54%) Performance 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 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Ingres
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Back Office
3 9 (34.62%) Local Government
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Programme Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Support Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Transformation Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Online Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Life Science
3 1 (3.85%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (57.69%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) ITSM
3 11 (42.31%) Programme Management
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 10 (38.46%) ERP
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) SFIA
8 4 (15.38%) Data Management
8 4 (15.38%) Line Management
8 4 (15.38%) Supplier Management
9 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 3 (11.54%) Contract Management
9 3 (11.54%) Network Design
9 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
9 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
9 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
9 3 (11.54%) Strategic Thinking
10 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCDP
1 3 (11.54%) CCIE
1 3 (11.54%) CCNP
1 3 (11.54%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) CISM
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
1 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (3.85%) AppSense
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SAP