The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 12 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 16 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.46% 5.44% 7.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.56% 6.78% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £389 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.53 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +9.33%
PRINCE2
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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
118 118 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 77.12% 80.27% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 90 74
Average daily rate £400 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

PRINCE2
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) Finance
1 18 (94.74%) Stakeholder Management
1 18 (94.74%) Retail
2 14 (73.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (68.42%) Banking
4 10 (52.63%) Migration
4 10 (52.63%) Retail Banking
5 8 (42.11%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) MS Project
7 5 (26.32%) Validation
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
9 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
9 3 (15.79%) Change Control
9 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
10 2 (10.53%) QA
10 2 (10.53%) Change Management
11 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (5.26%) Data Security
11 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
11 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
11 1 (5.26%) APMP
11 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (31.58%) MS Project
General
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
1 18 (94.74%) Retail
2 13 (68.42%) Banking
3 10 (52.63%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
1 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (52.63%) Migration
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
5 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Security
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA