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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 54 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.16% 0.31% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 1.55% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate
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£340 £319 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -36.04%
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
189 129 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.39% 20.28% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 83 29
Average daily rate £340 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £31.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015, 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 13 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Endeca
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) MS Project
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) E-Procurement
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (7.14%) HNC
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) DSDM
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
General
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Lead
3 1 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Officer
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) E-Procurement
4 1 (7.14%) DSDM
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Endeca
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco