Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 54 32
Rank change year-on-year -31 -22 +11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 49 110 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.27% 3.65% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 4.16% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 86 135
Leeds median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £308 £319 £288
90th Percentile £588 £694 £488
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1888 2647 2547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 87.57% 87.74% 86.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1324 1871 1806
Leeds median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £243
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £355
% change year-on-year - +12.68% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 42
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.10 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.23% -21.30% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.20 £8.51
90th Percentile £37.43 £19.67 £37.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.03 £13.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year +3.93% -19.26% +8.75%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 32 (65.31%) Project Management
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 11 (22.45%) PMO
4 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.37%) Degree
5 9 (18.37%) Resource Management
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) Change Management
6 8 (16.33%) ITIL
6 8 (16.33%) PMP
7 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.20%) Six Sigma
9 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
9 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
9 5 (10.20%) NHS
9 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (10.20%) Change Control
9 5 (10.20%) Dependency Management
10 4 (8.16%) DevOps
10 4 (8.16%) Line Management
10 4 (8.16%) Service Design
10 4 (8.16%) Process Improvement
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
10 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.16%) JIRA

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 (4.08%) CMS
1 2 (4.08%) Confluence
1 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) CTI
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) SMS
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) IT Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Programme Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Transition Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) NHS
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) IVR
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
1 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Project Management
2 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.37%) Resource Management
4 9 (18.37%) Scrum
5 8 (16.33%) Change Management
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.20%) Change Control
7 5 (10.20%) Dependency Management
7 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.20%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
8 4 (8.16%) Line Management
8 4 (8.16%) Process Improvement
8 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.16%) Service Design
9 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) VBA
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) PMP
3 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.12%) ISEB
6 2 (4.08%) AWS Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CCDP
6 2 (4.08%) CCNP
6 2 (4.08%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.08%) CISM
6 2 (4.08%) CISSP
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) P3O
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
1 2 (4.08%) Terraform
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Avaya
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) Progress
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow