The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 18 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.33% 6.38% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 8.33% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Median daily rate £356 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -7.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 72 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 86.67% 76.60% 84.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 109
Median daily rate £405 £383 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Halifax

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Halifax

PRINCE2
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy

PRINCE2
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 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Mortgage Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification