The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 47 55 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 19 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.47% 1.45% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.16% 6.56% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +52.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
187 183 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.32% 22.15% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 120 64
Median daily rate £363 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £24.25 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.20% -21.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 31 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 9 (29.03%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Informatica
6 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
6 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) Reference Data
6 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.13%) Retail
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) MS Project
8 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.68%) Office 365
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
10 2 (6.45%) EPoS
10 2 (6.45%) Service Management
10 2 (6.45%) Change Management
10 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.45%) SLA
10 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
10 2 (6.45%) Remedy
10 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (12.90%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) OLAP
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
4 5 (16.13%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Law
5 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Project Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Informatica Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (12.90%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Banking Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Implementation Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Project Office Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (19.35%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
2 2 (6.45%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) WFM
8 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) COBIT
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Informatica
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Kronos
3 2 (6.45%) Progress
3 2 (6.45%) Remedy
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) JDA