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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 55 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 0.49% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 3.95% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£380 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £382 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +10.71%
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
111 76 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.16% 12.32% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 51 33
Average daily rate £368 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £136 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% +32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £20.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £20.50 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
6 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) MCITP
6 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) HP APS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) xDSL
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) DSL
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Lead
2 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
1 1 (11.11%) iSeries
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) People Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) HP APS
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper