Period
to 20 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 81 49
Rank change year-on-year -18 -32 -26
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 70 61 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.08% 2.20% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 2.54% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 119
West Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £163 £321 £214
90th Percentile £477 £567 £578
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £39.08 £34.13 -
% change year-on-year +14.51% - -

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 2,954 2,398 3,409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.63% 86.60% 85.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,014 1,584 2,360
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £288 £275 £281
90th Percentile £538 £553 £566
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 48 62
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £13.50 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -11.50% -12.83%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £33.02 £22.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £13.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year +57.96% -13.60% -6.55%

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 May 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 May 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 -9 46 £361 -15.18% 9
Bradford -6 5 £300 -26.38% 4
Wakefield - 3 £175 -
Halifax -2 2 £356 +39.61%
Castleford 0 1 £415 +8.85%
Bingley - 1 - -
PRINCE2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 48 (68.57%) Project Management
2 30 (42.86%) Finance
3 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (32.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (21.43%) PMO
6 12 (17.14%) Process Improvement
7 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Project
7 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (14.29%) Change Management
9 9 (12.86%) ITIL
10 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.43%) PMI Certification
10 8 (11.43%) Scrum
11 7 (10.00%) PMI
11 7 (10.00%) Transition Management
11 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (8.57%) Due Diligence
12 6 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (8.57%) Xerox
12 6 (8.57%) Line Management
12 6 (8.57%) Coaching
12 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (8.57%) Military
12 6 (8.57%) Change Control
12 6 (8.57%) QA
13 5 (7.14%) Resource Management
13 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
13 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
13 5 (7.14%) Programme Management

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 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.86%) CMS
2 2 (2.86%) EPiServer
2 2 (2.86%) Jadu
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) Skype
2 4 (5.71%) LAN
2 4 (5.71%) SMS
2 4 (5.71%) WAN
3 2 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
General
1 30 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Military
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Project Manager
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 7 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.71%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) ICT Manager
6 3 (4.29%) ICT Project Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) PMI
3 6 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.29%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.86%) Windows
1 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Project Management
2 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.14%) Process Improvement
5 10 (14.29%) Change Management
6 9 (12.86%) ITIL
7 8 (11.43%) Scrum
8 7 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (10.00%) Transition Management
9 6 (8.57%) Change Control
9 6 (8.57%) Coaching
9 6 (8.57%) Due Diligence
9 6 (8.57%) Line Management
10 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.14%) ERP
10 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
10 5 (7.14%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.71%) Budget Control
11 4 (5.71%) Project Governance
11 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) PMI Certification
1 8 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.29%) APMP
4 2 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (1.43%) ISEB
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.43%) PMO
2 6 (8.57%) QA
3 5 (7.14%) GDPR
4 1 (1.43%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Xerox
3 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.43%) BeyondTrust
5 1 (1.43%) Capita
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco
5 1 (1.43%) CyberArk