The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the York 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 York 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 27 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 2.84% 5.48% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 8.70% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate £258 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.54% +19.23%
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
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 77.30% 63.01% 59.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 18 19
Average daily rate £320 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £475 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.21 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
North Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in York

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in York

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the York region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in York

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in York

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
4 8 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (25.00%) Aligne
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) SunGard
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) C#
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) MS Project
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (15.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Web Services
9 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (10.00%) Advertising
9 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Aligne
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.00%) XML
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (5.00%) XSD
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Lucene
3 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
4 8 (40.00%) PRINCE
5 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.00%) Change Control
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) SunGard
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft