The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 47 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 26 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.53% 6.41% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 8.14% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 21
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £323 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £494 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
799 725 876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 77.88% 78.72% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 395 513
Average daily rate £350 £321 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 10
Average hourly rate £11.13 £42.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.90% +184.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £29.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 49 (63.64%) Project Management
2 25 (32.47%) Finance
3 22 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.48%) SAP
5 14 (18.18%) ITIL
6 11 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (12.99%) Migration
7 10 (12.99%) Scrum
7 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
8 9 (11.69%) MS Project
9 8 (10.39%) Oracle
9 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
9 8 (10.39%) CRM
10 7 (9.09%) Banking
10 7 (9.09%) Supplier Management
11 6 (7.79%) Service Management
11 6 (7.79%) PMI
11 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
12 5 (6.49%) PMP
12 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.49%) Identity Management
12 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
12 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (5.19%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
13 4 (5.19%) Resource Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Project
2 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS Office
4 1 (1.30%) Niku Workbench
4 1 (1.30%) Casewise Modeler
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.60%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) LAN
1 2 (2.60%) WAN
2 1 (1.30%) Intranet
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) MS Access
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Ant
1 1 (1.30%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
1 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (66.23%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.69%) Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Technical Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Support Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Support Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.60%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) PMI
2 3 (3.90%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.30%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) GIS
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) Equities
3 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) Project Management
2 22 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (18.18%) ITIL
4 10 (12.99%) Scrum
4 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.99%) Migration
5 9 (11.69%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.39%) CRM
7 7 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 6 (7.79%) Service Management
9 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.49%) Identity Management
9 5 (6.49%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.19%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.19%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) Resource Management
10 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.19%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) VB
2 1 (1.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 10 (12.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.49%) PMP
4 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (3.90%) APMP
6 1 (1.30%) Degree
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) ISEB
6 1 (1.30%) CISSP
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) SAP
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Remedy
5 3 (3.90%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.60%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.30%) Cognos
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) Niku
7 1 (1.30%) Casewise
7 1 (1.30%) Informatica