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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 21 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.75% 1.79% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 2.19% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £355 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £411
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 £25.00 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.66%
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
125 137 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 78.13% 81.55% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 120 90
Average daily rate £356 £413 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £299 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £505 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Retail
3 8 (80.00%) Project Management
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
4 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (60.00%) Retail Banking
6 3 (30.00%) APMP
7 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (10.00%) Internet
8 1 (10.00%) MS Project
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) Legal
8 1 (10.00%) Validation
8 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Retail
3 8 (80.00%) Banking
4 6 (60.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (30.00%) APMP