The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 55 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 1.58% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 12.50% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate - £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £384
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -8.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.27% +68.18%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
117 64 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.81% 12.62% 14.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 54
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £238 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
PRINCE2 Certification
West Midlands

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
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 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 3 (33.33%) MS Project
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
Birmingham
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable, DOE
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