The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 53 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.57% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate
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£368 £375 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -25.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £446 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.40% +11.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.75 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
PRINCE
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
535 526 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 72.01% 68.13% 68.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 308 303
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -88.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the Birmingham region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Birmingham region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE.

1 17 (70.83%) PRINCE2
2 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 16 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) F5
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (25.00%) Multicast
4 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
4 6 (25.00%) OSPF
4 6 (25.00%) BGP
4 6 (25.00%) PMP
4 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.83%) Solaris
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.83%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
5 5 (20.83%) Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Legal
6 3 (12.50%) Degree

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Multicast
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) OSPF
2 6 (25.00%) BGP
3 5 (20.83%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Transition Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) UNIX
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) PRINCE2
2 16 (66.67%) Project Management
2 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) Transition Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) PMP
1 6 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
1 7 (29.17%) F5
2 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards