The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 2
Rank 30 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 58 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.94% 8.10% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 10.71% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 21
Average daily rate £400 £370 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
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%
PRINCE2
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 62 (51.24%) Project Management
2 52 (42.98%) Finance
3 48 (39.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.36%) ITIL
6 20 (16.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (15.70%) MS Project
7 19 (15.70%) Scrum
8 17 (14.05%) Supplier Management
9 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
10 13 (10.74%) .NET
10 13 (10.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (9.92%) Oracle
11 12 (9.92%) SAP
11 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
11 12 (9.92%) PRINCE
12 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
13 10 (8.26%) Project Planning
13 10 (8.26%) PMI Certification
14 9 (7.44%) TDD
14 9 (7.44%) ITIL V3
15 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (6.61%) Degree
15 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
15 8 (6.61%) PMP
15 8 (6.61%) Risk Management
15 8 (6.61%) Migration
16 7 (5.79%) NHS
17 6 (4.96%) Business Objects
17 6 (4.96%) SLA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.65%) FileNet
2 2 (1.65%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.83%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (15.70%) MS Project
2 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) MS Office
4 5 (4.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.83%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Aligne
2 3 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.65%) SaaS
1 2 (1.65%) IaaS
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
1 2 (1.65%) WAN
1 2 (1.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.83%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.83%) Ant
General
1 52 (42.98%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Local Government
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (61.98%) Project Manager
2 14 (11.57%) Senior Project Manager
2 14 (11.57%) Senior Manager
3 11 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 9 (7.44%) Contracts Manager
4 9 (7.44%) ScrumMaster
5 8 (6.61%) Business Project Manager
5 8 (6.61%) Business Manager
6 7 (5.79%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Technical Manager
8 5 (4.13%) Programme Planner
9 4 (3.31%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Project Planner
9 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 3 (2.48%) NHS Programme Manager
10 3 (2.48%) Project Officer
10 3 (2.48%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) .NET
2 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.48%) Ajax
3 3 (2.48%) NHibernate
3 3 (2.48%) CSS
3 3 (2.48%) Web Services
3 3 (2.48%) HTML
3 3 (2.48%) XHTML
4 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.79%) NHS
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.96%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.65%) PMI
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.83%) GIS
5 1 (0.83%) AS400
5 1 (0.83%) Equities
5 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.13%) Windows
2 4 (3.31%) UNIX
3 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (51.24%) Project Management
2 48 (39.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (17.36%) ITIL
5 19 (15.70%) Scrum
6 17 (14.05%) Supplier Management
7 15 (12.40%) Waterfall
8 12 (9.92%) PRINCE
9 10 (8.26%) Project Planning
10 9 (7.44%) TDD
10 9 (7.44%) ITIL V3
11 8 (6.61%) Software Engineering
11 8 (6.61%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.61%) Migration
12 6 (4.96%) CRM
13 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (4.13%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (4.13%) Knowledge Management
13 5 (4.13%) Critical Path Analysis
13 5 (4.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.13%) C#
2 4 (3.31%) Java
2 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.31%) SQL
3 1 (0.83%) RPG
3 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (10.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (8.26%) PMI Certification
4 8 (6.61%) Degree
4 8 (6.61%) PMP
5 4 (3.31%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.65%) ISEB
6 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) APMP
7 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.96%) SLA
2 5 (4.13%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (9.92%) Oracle
1 12 (9.92%) SAP
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.96%) Business Objects
4 5 (4.13%) SunGard
5 4 (3.31%) Remedy
6 3 (2.48%) VMware
6 3 (2.48%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.65%) IBM
7 2 (1.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.83%) Casewise
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