Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 66 56
Rank change year-on-year -32 -10 -22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 72 92 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.11% 3.23% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 3.69% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 78 116
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £209 £313 £275
90th Percentile £538 £588 £665
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.45 £34.13 £13.81
% change year-on-year -51.79% +147.10% -

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 3,030 2,491 3,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.91% 87.56% 88.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,075 1,709 2,436
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £287
90th Percentile £545 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 56 58
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £13.93 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.98% +3.19% -11.48%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £36.28 £33.82 £30.98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +25.04% -3.45% +1.75%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -21 50 £425 - 3
Bradford -14 5 £400 -9.09%
Wakefield -3 3 £175 -56.25%
Castleford 0 1 £415 +18.57%
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Bingley - 1 - -
PRINCE2
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 47 (65.28%) Project Management
2 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.28%) Finance
4 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.28%) ITIL
5 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (13.89%) PMO
7 9 (12.50%) DevOps
7 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (11.11%) ERP
8 8 (11.11%) Process Improvement
9 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
9 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
9 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.72%) Change Management
9 7 (9.72%) Degree
10 6 (8.33%) Retail
10 6 (8.33%) Service Management
10 6 (8.33%) PMP
10 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
10 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (6.94%) Line Management
11 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.94%) NHS
11 5 (6.94%) PRINCE
11 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.94%) Migration
11 5 (6.94%) 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 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) EPiServer
2 2 (2.78%) Jadu
3 1 (1.39%) CICS
3 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Trello
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) PaaS
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) SMS
2 2 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) Skype
3 1 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (69.44%) Project Manager
2 9 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 9 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Business Change Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Manager
6 4 (5.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Project Change Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.17%) ERP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) NHS
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.17%) PMI
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) Project Management
2 33 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.28%) ITIL
5 9 (12.50%) DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) ERP
6 8 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.72%) Change Management
8 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
8 6 (8.33%) Service Management
9 5 (6.94%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.94%) Line Management
9 5 (6.94%) Migration
9 5 (6.94%) PRINCE
9 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.94%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
10 4 (5.56%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.39%) COBOL
1 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
4 6 (8.33%) PMP
5 3 (4.17%) APMP
5 3 (4.17%) CISSP
5 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.39%) CCDP
7 1 (1.39%) CCNA
7 1 (1.39%) CCNP
7 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) CISM
7 1 (1.39%) ISEB
7 1 (1.39%) MCSE
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) PMO
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 3 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) KVM
2 1 (1.39%) QEMU
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.78%) Zoho
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.39%) Xerox