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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 59 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.46% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £505 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% +35.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.05% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -48.91%
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
508 438 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.41% 66.36% 65.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 289 248
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 2 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +677.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Multicast
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SAS

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) F5