The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 76 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 18 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.55% 0.92% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 6.72% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £370 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £416 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
- +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+50.90% -23.61%
PRINCE2 Certification
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 134 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.64% 13.66% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 80 51
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £112.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -84.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Leeds region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Leeds region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 27 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (66.67%) Project Management
3 16 (59.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Supplier Management
5 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) MS Project
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Banking
9 2 (7.41%) Retail
9 2 (7.41%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
9 2 (7.41%) Java EE
9 2 (7.41%) Release Management
9 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Test Management
9 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
9 2 (7.41%) Java
9 2 (7.41%) BPR
9 2 (7.41%) MS Office
9 2 (7.41%) J2EE
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) ISEB
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Project Officer
2 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (3.70%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (3.70%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Java EE
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (66.67%) Project Management
3 16 (59.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Supplier Management
5 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Release Management
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
7 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.41%) BPR
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) APMP
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft