The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 19 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.42% 3.50% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 4.46% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £260 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
PRINCE2
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 112 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 75.22% 78.32% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 99
Median daily rate £420 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £462 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Halifax region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

PRINCE2
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 3 (42.86%) APMP
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) PMP
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Open Workbench
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) Open Workbench
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Mortgage Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) APMP
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft