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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 41 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 52 57 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.26% 5.19% 8.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 6.48% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 31
Average daily rate
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£423 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £624 £438
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 £28.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +7.69%
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
1028 880 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.26% 80.15% 74.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 557 282
Average daily rate £375 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £110.00 £36.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015, 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 71 (49.31%) Project Management
2 54 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (29.17%) Finance
5 31 (21.53%) Programme Management
6 28 (19.44%) NHS
7 27 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 26 (18.06%) ITIL
8 26 (18.06%) Supplier Management
9 22 (15.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
10 17 (11.81%) MS Office
11 16 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 15 (10.42%) Service Management
12 15 (10.42%) MS Excel
12 15 (10.42%) SQL
13 13 (9.03%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.33%) Project Planning
14 12 (8.33%) Retail
14 12 (8.33%) Scrum
14 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (7.64%) Migration
15 11 (7.64%) Configuration Management
16 10 (6.94%) Service Delivery
16 10 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
17 9 (6.25%) Coaching
17 9 (6.25%) Degree
17 9 (6.25%) ETL
17 9 (6.25%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 6 (4.17%) SAS
2 3 (2.08%) WorkSite
3 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.69%) Lync
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (11.81%) MS Office
2 15 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.69%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.69%) Aligne
2 1 (0.69%) Agresso
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) SAN
2 5 (3.47%) NAS
3 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.08%) LAN
3 3 (2.08%) WAN
3 3 (2.08%) SSL
4 2 (1.39%) Intranet
4 2 (1.39%) MPLS
4 2 (1.39%) OSPF
4 2 (1.39%) BGP
4 2 (1.39%) EIGRP
4 2 (1.39%) VRRP
4 2 (1.39%) IPsec
4 2 (1.39%) Firewall
4 2 (1.39%) VPN
4 2 (1.39%) DNS
4 2 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.39%) DMVPN
4 2 (1.39%) VPLS
4 2 (1.39%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (4.86%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.39%) QlikView
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.69%) OLAP
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.86%) Hudson
1 7 (4.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (29.17%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Retail
3 8 (5.56%) Banking
4 6 (4.17%) Legal
5 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.39%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (45.14%) Project Manager
2 13 (9.03%) Programme Manager
3 10 (6.94%) Analyst
3 10 (6.94%) Programme Office Support
4 9 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
5 6 (4.17%) Release Manager
5 6 (4.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 5 (3.47%) Portfolio Manager
6 5 (3.47%) Business Manager
6 5 (3.47%) Software Manager
6 5 (3.47%) SAS Project Manager
6 5 (3.47%) Change Manager
6 5 (3.47%) Senior Manager
6 5 (3.47%) Test Manager
7 4 (2.78%) Business Analyst
7 4 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (2.78%) NHS Project Manager
7 4 (2.78%) Information Specialist
7 4 (2.78%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.56%) Web Services
2 7 (4.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (4.86%) Middleware
3 5 (3.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (3.47%) .NET
4 3 (2.08%) XML
4 3 (2.08%) XSD
4 3 (2.08%) XSLT
5 2 (1.39%) J2EE
5 2 (1.39%) Java EE
6 1 (0.69%) MDX
6 1 (0.69%) Velocity
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.44%) NHS
2 3 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.08%) Replication
3 2 (1.39%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.39%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.39%) Economics
4 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.69%) User Experience
4 1 (0.69%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Open Source
4 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.56%) Windows
2 7 (4.86%) UNIX
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.08%) Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.31%) Project Management
2 54 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.53%) Programme Management
5 26 (18.06%) ITIL
5 26 (18.06%) Supplier Management
6 16 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 15 (10.42%) Service Management
8 13 (9.03%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 12 (8.33%) Scrum
9 12 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.64%) Migration
10 11 (7.64%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.94%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.94%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.25%) Coaching
12 9 (6.25%) ETL
12 9 (6.25%) PRINCE
13 8 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.42%) SQL
2 6 (4.17%) Java
3 4 (2.78%) C
4 3 (2.08%) Ruby
4 3 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.69%) R
6 1 (0.69%) Scala
6 1 (0.69%) VB
6 1 (0.69%) C#
6 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (15.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (6.25%) Degree
4 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.86%) MCSE
5 7 (4.86%) MCSA
6 6 (4.17%) PMP
7 5 (3.47%) ISEB
7 5 (3.47%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.78%) APMP
9 2 (1.39%) CCNP
9 2 (1.39%) CCNA
9 2 (1.39%) CCDA
9 2 (1.39%) CCDP
9 2 (1.39%) CISSP
9 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.39%) VCAP
9 2 (1.39%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.39%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.69%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.56%) Oracle
3 7 (4.86%) Perforce
3 7 (4.86%) VMware
4 4 (2.78%) Cisco
4 4 (2.78%) HP
5 3 (2.08%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.08%) Citrix
5 3 (2.08%) CommVault
5 3 (2.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.08%) Reuters
6 2 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.39%) Tableau
7 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.69%) OpenText
7 1 (0.69%) Niku