The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 April 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.

PRINCE 2
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 53 47
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 21 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.98% 3.40% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 3.93% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 42 43
Median daily rate £438 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +1.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £306 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -0.12% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 917 1348 1162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 86.51% 86.41% 86.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 970 793
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £322 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 15
Median hourly rate £33.63 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.71% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £10.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.64 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Leeds

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Leeds

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 20 (57.14%) Project Management
2 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) PMO
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Change Control
5 4 (11.43%) Dependency Management
6 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.57%) Service Design
6 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.57%) Validation
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (8.57%) ISEB
6 3 (8.57%) PMP
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (5.71%) NHS
7 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (5.71%) CRM

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) VPLS
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Project Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Transition Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Security Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Network Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Project Management
2 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 4 (11.43%) Change Control
5 4 (11.43%) Dependency Management
5 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.57%) Service Design
6 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 2 (5.71%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (5.71%) Compliance Audit
7 2 (5.71%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 2 (5.71%) Escalation Management
7 2 (5.71%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) PMP
2 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) BT
2 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Progress