Period
to 18 September 2018

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 6 months to 18 September 2018 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
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 76 73
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -33
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 52 56 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.06% 2.60% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.92% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 64
Leeds median daily rate £425 £423 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +2.42% +3.13%
10th Percentile £238 £311 £334
90th Percentile £570 £590 £695
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £21.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.88 - -

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,270 1,916 2,587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 90.01% 88.91% 90.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,580 1,335 1,797
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £300
90th Percentile £563 £545 £561
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 22 33
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -4.38%
10th Percentile £11.31 £11.75 £10.20
90th Percentile £32.73 £38.46 £28.60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +19.72% +5.19% -0.70%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (63.46%) Project Management
3 19 (36.54%) Finance
4 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (25.00%) DevOps
6 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (19.23%) ITIL
8 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (17.31%) NHS
9 8 (15.38%) Degree
10 7 (13.46%) JIRA
10 7 (13.46%) Trello
10 7 (13.46%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (11.54%) Service Management
11 6 (11.54%) PRINCE
11 6 (11.54%) PMP
11 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
12 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
12 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
12 5 (9.62%) Migration
12 5 (9.62%) Change Management
12 5 (9.62%) PMO
13 4 (7.69%) Change Control
13 4 (7.69%) Line Management
13 4 (7.69%) Coaching
13 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared

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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.85%) Jadu
3 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Trello
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (1.92%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) JIRA
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 9 (17.31%) IT Manager
2 9 (17.31%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Designer
5 3 (5.77%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.77%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Junior
6 2 (3.85%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) NHS
2 6 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (63.46%) Project Management
3 17 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.00%) DevOps
5 10 (19.23%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (11.54%) PRINCE
7 6 (11.54%) Service Management
8 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) Change Control
9 4 (7.69%) Coaching
9 4 (7.69%) Line Management
9 4 (7.69%) Matrix Management
9 4 (7.69%) Process Management
9 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.77%) ITSM
10 3 (5.77%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 9 (17.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (15.38%) Degree
4 6 (11.54%) PMP
5 5 (9.62%) PMI Certification
6 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.77%) CISSP
7 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.92%) APMP
9 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.92%) CCDP
9 1 (1.92%) CCNA
9 1 (1.92%) CCNP
9 1 (1.92%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) CISM
9 1 (1.92%) ISEB
9 1 (1.92%) MCSE
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) PMO
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.92%) QEMU
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.85%) Zoho
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Xerox