The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 15 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.35% 14.41% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 17.71% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Average daily rate £355 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.50% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £388 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 96 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 74.60% 81.36% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 74 187
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
PRINCE2
West Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 6 (33.33%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 4 (22.22%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (16.67%) Service Management
7 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (11.11%) ATM
9 1 (5.56%) Analytics
9 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (5.56%) Test Management
9 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle
9 1 (5.56%) Business Objects

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Time Management
5 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.56%) Test Management
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
1 1 (5.56%) SAP
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft