The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 40 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.19% 3.41% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.86% 5.15% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 18
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£375 £348 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £494 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.46% -0.37%
PRINCE2
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 447 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.02% 66.32% 66.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 296 248
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £175.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.71% +677.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £112.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £175.00 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 52 (70.27%) Project Management
2 22 (29.73%) ITIL
2 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 22 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (21.62%) Degree
3 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
4 13 (17.57%) QA
5 12 (16.22%) Banking
5 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (14.86%) MS Office
7 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
7 10 (13.51%) PMI Certification
7 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
7 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
8 9 (12.16%) Change Control
8 9 (12.16%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (12.16%) PMI
8 9 (12.16%) PMP
8 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
8 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
8 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
9 8 (10.81%) Migration
9 8 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (10.81%) UML
9 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
9 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (9.46%) P3O
10 7 (9.46%) MS Project
11 6 (8.11%) OO

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) Lync
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.86%) MS Office
3 8 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (9.46%) MS Project
5 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) CA Clarity
2 3 (4.05%) Eikon
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.35%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) 3G
1 1 (1.35%) OSPF
1 1 (1.35%) BGP
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.35%) Wireless
1 1 (1.35%) LTE
1 1 (1.35%) 4G
1 1 (1.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.70%) Essbase
2 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Banking
3 9 (12.16%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Front Office
7 1 (1.35%) Automotive
7 1 (1.35%) Law
7 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) Project Manager
2 14 (18.92%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 6 (8.11%) Technical Manager
5 5 (6.76%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) PMO Lead
8 2 (2.70%) PMO Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Integration Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Integration Manager
8 2 (2.70%) ERP Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) ERP Manager
8 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 1 (1.35%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
1 2 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) PMI
1 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.70%) UNIX
3 2 (2.70%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (70.27%) Project Management
2 22 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (29.73%) ITIL
3 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
3 9 (12.16%) Change Control
4 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (10.81%) Migration
4 8 (10.81%) UML
5 6 (8.11%) OO
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) ERP
7 4 (5.41%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.41%) E-Discovery
8 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.05%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
8 3 (4.05%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) C#
1 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.62%) Degree
2 12 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.51%) PMI Certification
4 9 (12.16%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (12.16%) PMP
5 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.05%) ISEB
7 2 (2.70%) APMP
8 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.57%) QA
2 7 (9.46%) P3O
3 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco
3 3 (4.05%) Reuters
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
5 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.35%) webMethods
5 1 (1.35%) F5
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