The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 55 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.59% 0.18% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.26% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£513 - £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-63.33% +1.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 379 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.58% 66.84% 70.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 207 240
Average daily rate £360 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £175.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.14% +1106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.90 £15.49 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
PRINCE
West Midlands

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 10 July 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 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) PMP
4 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Lotus
4 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Automotive
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) PMI
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) OSPF
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Coordinator
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Lotus
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco