The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered 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
PRINCE2 Certification
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 113 103
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 9 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.78% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 4.87% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 25
Median daily rate £290 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £222 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £510 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.17% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 321 452 397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.07% 16.12% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 284 272
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.54 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Yorkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Yorkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Yorkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Yorkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the 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
North Yorkshire +11 4 - -
West Yorkshire -10 3 £356 -4.23% 3
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (6.25%) PMO
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) E-Procurement
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Programme Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 1 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) E-Procurement
5 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle