The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 23 April 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 2
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 5.26% - 13.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -0.90% -1.78%  

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 Salford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 50 45 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 87.72% 97.83% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 31 16
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £488 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Salford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (76.00%) ServiceNow
4 11 (44.00%) DevOps
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
6 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (36.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (28.00%) Ergonomics
7 7 (28.00%) User Experience
8 6 (24.00%) Snow
8 6 (24.00%) Velocity
8 6 (24.00%) Workflow
9 5 (20.00%) LDAP
9 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
9 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.00%) Web Services
9 5 (20.00%) PRINCE
9 5 (20.00%) Selenium
9 5 (20.00%) Release Management
9 5 (20.00%) QA
9 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Web 2.0
9 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 5 (20.00%) Issue Tracking

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Product Manager
3 7 (28.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Service Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Velocity
2 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) DevOps
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 9 (36.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Ergonomics
7 6 (24.00%) Workflow
8 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (20.00%) Identity Management
8 5 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (20.00%) PRINCE
8 5 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (20.00%) Release Management
9 4 (16.00%) Change Management
9 4 (16.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (16.00%) Project Management
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SANS
2 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nessus
1 1 (4.00%) Nexpose
1 1 (4.00%) Nmap
1 1 (4.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (24.00%) Snow
3 1 (4.00%) Apple
3 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.00%) Intel
3 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (4.00%) NetWitness
3 1 (4.00%) Qualys
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk