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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 17 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.26% 2.60% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 3.13% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Average daily rate £350 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
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
71 128 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 74.74% 83.12% 78.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 96 114
Average daily rate £403 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £283 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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 28 April 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

PRINCE2
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) APMP
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Legal

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Assistant
4 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Support Assistant
4 1 (12.50%) Support Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) APMP
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB