The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 18 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 Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 79 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.39% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.52% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate £400 £400 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 579 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.35% 75.69% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 310 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE
West Yorkshire

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Leeds region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PRINCE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (91.67%) Project Management
3 10 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (75.00%) Supplier Management
5 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
5 8 (66.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) SunGard
6 5 (41.67%) Aligne
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (8.33%) NHS
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Law
7 1 (8.33%) Legal
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Retail

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Aligne
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Open Source
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (91.67%) Project Management
3 10 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (75.00%) Supplier Management
5 8 (66.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SunGard