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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 54 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 2.03% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 9.63% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £250 £369 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £340 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £475 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.56 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+18.38% -32.92%

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
128 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.06% 21.06% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 79 52
Median daily rate £363 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -51.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder 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 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Process Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft