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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 32 31
Rank change year-on-year -47 -1  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 24 87 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.79% 4.57% 5.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 5.54% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 70 71
Median daily rate £425 £396 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.25% -3.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £214 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £560 £493
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1131 1571 1522
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.34% 82.51% 85.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 1093 983
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 36
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £36.00
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -34 13 £413 +0.60% 10
Bradford +1 3 £440 +105.60% 2
Halifax -3 1 £356 +1.71% 2
Pudsey - 1 £200 -
PRINCE2
Yorkshire

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 27 (57.45%) Project Management
2 21 (44.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (29.79%) Finance
4 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
7 7 (14.89%) MS Project
7 7 (14.89%) Retail
7 7 (14.89%) Migration
7 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
8 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
9 5 (10.64%) PMO
9 5 (10.64%) ITIL
9 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (8.51%) ISEB
10 4 (8.51%) Banking
10 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.51%) Degree
10 4 (8.51%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 3 (6.38%) Office 365
11 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
11 3 (6.38%) BPMN
11 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
11 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.38%) Six Sigma
11 3 (6.38%) Windows
11 3 (6.38%) MS Office
11 3 (6.38%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Project
3 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Law
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Advertising
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Business Change Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) PMO Planner
4 3 (6.38%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Project Planner
4 3 (6.38%) Transformation Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Transformation Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Service Transformation Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Service Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) PMI
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Project Management
2 21 (44.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Migration
4 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
5 6 (12.77%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
7 4 (8.51%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (6.38%) BPMN
8 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.38%) Six Sigma
8 3 (6.38%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.26%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Information Assurance
9 2 (4.26%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
9 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) APMP
3 2 (4.26%) PMP
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) PMO
2 2 (4.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) BT
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix
2 1 (2.13%) F5
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Progress
2 1 (2.13%) Sage