The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 18 20 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.33% 1.08% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 7.69% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £356 £203 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.36% -46.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.17% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax.

Academic & Professional Certification
Halifax
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7 13 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 9.33% 13.98% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 18
Median daily rate £388 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £355 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Halifax

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Halifax

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Banking Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management