Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 93 41
Rank change year-on-year +6 -52 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 74 54 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.29% 1.81% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.15% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 129
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £226 £259 £230
90th Percentile £575 £494 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £416 £388
% change year-on-year -2.70% +7.42% -3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £38.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £28.14 £26.94 £13.81
% change year-on-year +4.47% +95.06% -19.94%

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 2,746 2,512 3,525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.12% 84.41% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,863 1,629 2,380
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 60 94
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.53 £15.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.10% -5.06% -4.33%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.50 £25.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +26.14% -0.90% -4.61%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +13 49 £413 -2.37% 11
Bradford -1 5 £300 -20.00% 8
Halifax -1 2 £356 +37.45% 1
Wakefield - 2 £550 -
PRINCE2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 45 (60.81%) Project Management
2 30 (40.54%) Finance
3 26 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.97%) ITIL
6 11 (14.86%) PMO
7 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (12.16%) PMI
7 9 (12.16%) PMI Certification
7 9 (12.16%) Scrum
7 9 (12.16%) Migration
8 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (10.81%) Change Management
8 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (10.81%) GDPR
9 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (9.46%) WAN
9 7 (9.46%) LAN
9 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (9.46%) Programme Management
10 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (8.11%) Skype
10 6 (8.11%) Coaching
10 6 (8.11%) Transition Management
10 6 (8.11%) Skype for Business
11 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
11 5 (6.76%) Change Control
11 5 (6.76%) Office 365
11 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.76%) APMP

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 6 (8.11%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) LAN
1 7 (9.46%) WAN
2 6 (8.11%) Skype
3 3 (4.05%) SAN
4 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 2 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (1.35%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.35%) HSRP
5 1 (1.35%) IPsec
5 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.35%) MPLS
5 1 (1.35%) SMS
5 1 (1.35%) SSL
5 1 (1.35%) VLAN
5 1 (1.35%) VPLS
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 30 (40.54%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Military
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (64.86%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.46%) Senior Manager
2 7 (9.46%) Senior Project Manager
3 6 (8.11%) Coordinator
3 6 (8.11%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (6.76%) Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Data Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) ICT Manager
6 3 (4.05%) ICT Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.05%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Migration Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) PMO Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) PMI
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.05%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.05%) VLE
5 2 (2.70%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.81%) Project Management
2 26 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.97%) ITIL
5 9 (12.16%) Migration
5 9 (12.16%) Scrum
6 8 (10.81%) Change Management
7 7 (9.46%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.11%) Coaching
8 6 (8.11%) Transition Management
9 5 (6.76%) Change Control
9 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.76%) Line Management
9 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
9 5 (6.76%) Resource Management
9 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.41%) CRM
10 4 (5.41%) DSDM
10 4 (5.41%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) PMI Certification
2 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (6.76%) APMP
5 4 (5.41%) Degree
6 3 (4.05%) CISM
6 3 (4.05%) CISSP
6 3 (4.05%) PMP
7 2 (2.70%) CISA
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.70%) MCSA
7 2 (2.70%) MCSE
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.35%) CCDP
8 1 (1.35%) CCIE
8 1 (1.35%) CCNA
8 1 (1.35%) CCNP
8 1 (1.35%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) PMO
2 8 (10.81%) GDPR
3 3 (4.05%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Xerox
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) BeyondTrust
5 1 (1.35%) BMC
5 1 (1.35%) Capita
5 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.35%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) VMware