Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 October 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 65 66
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1 -30
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 75 93 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.20% 3.18% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.68% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 80 91
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £255 £312 £259
90th Percentile £550 £594 £650
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.88 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.98 £22.75 £13.81
% change year-on-year -16.59% +64.74% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,001 2,525 3,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.16% 86.44% 88.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,053 1,743 2,208
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 57 62
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £8.69 £10.23
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in West Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in West Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in West Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in West Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -8 53 £425 +2.41% 15
Bradford -15 6 £400 -4.48% 2
Castleford 0 2 £408 +16.43%
Wakefield -3 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 £259 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
PRINCE2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 42 (56.00%) Project Management
2 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (42.67%) Finance
4 30 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (17.33%) DevOps
7 11 (14.67%) Degree
7 11 (14.67%) ITIL
7 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (12.00%) JIRA
9 9 (12.00%) PMO
10 8 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 8 (10.67%) PMI Certification
10 8 (10.67%) NHS
10 8 (10.67%) Change Management
11 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
11 7 (9.33%) ERP
11 7 (9.33%) Programme Management
11 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (9.33%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (9.33%) Trello
11 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (9.33%) Process Improvement
12 6 (8.00%) Project Governance
12 6 (8.00%) Change Control
12 6 (8.00%) Line Management
12 6 (8.00%) Coaching

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) CMS
2 2 (2.67%) Jadu
3 1 (1.33%) CICS
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Trello
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.33%) Skype
2 1 (1.33%) SMS
2 1 (1.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) JIRA
General
1 32 (42.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Military
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (70.67%) Project Manager
2 11 (14.67%) IT Manager
2 11 (14.67%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Project Change Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Business Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) NHS
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.33%) PMI
6 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Linux
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) Project Management
2 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (17.33%) DevOps
5 11 (14.67%) ITIL
6 8 (10.67%) Change Management
7 7 (9.33%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (9.33%) ERP
7 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (9.33%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.33%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.00%) Change Control
8 6 (8.00%) Coaching
8 6 (8.00%) Line Management
8 6 (8.00%) Matrix Management
8 6 (8.00%) Migration
8 6 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 6 (8.00%) Project Governance
9 5 (6.67%) Service Management
10 4 (5.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.33%) C
1 1 (1.33%) COBOL
1 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (14.67%) Degree
2 11 (14.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (10.67%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.67%) PMP
5 4 (5.33%) APMP
5 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CISSP
6 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.33%) CCDP
8 1 (1.33%) CCNA
8 1 (1.33%) CCNP
8 1 (1.33%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.33%) CISM
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) PMO
2 4 (5.33%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) KVM
2 1 (1.33%) QEMU
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Zoho
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco
3 1 (1.33%) IBM
3 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.33%) VMware
3 1 (1.33%) Xerox