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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 30 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.41% 5.51% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.67% 7.87% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 7
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£388 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.81%
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
450 432 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 66.08% 70.02% 66.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 276 174
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 43 (62.32%) Project Management
2 24 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (30.43%) ITIL
4 18 (26.09%) Finance
5 10 (14.49%) Banking
5 10 (14.49%) Migration
6 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
6 9 (13.04%) QA
6 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
7 8 (11.59%) Degree
7 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (11.59%) PMI Certification
8 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.14%) UML
8 7 (10.14%) MS Project
8 7 (10.14%) Programme Management
8 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (8.70%) Change Control
9 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Windows
9 6 (8.70%) ISEB
9 6 (8.70%) PMP
10 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (7.25%) PMI
10 5 (7.25%) MS Office
10 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
10 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Project
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.35%) Eikon
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.45%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.45%) 3G
3 1 (1.45%) OSPF
3 1 (1.45%) BGP
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
3 1 (1.45%) Multicast
3 1 (1.45%) LTE
3 1 (1.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) Essbase
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.45%) DTS
3 1 (1.45%) Informix
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Law
4 4 (5.80%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Billing
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Local Government
6 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 15 (21.74%) Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) PMO Lead
7 2 (2.90%) Senior IT Business Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (2.90%) Integration Manager
7 2 (2.90%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Integration Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.90%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) XMPP
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) PMI
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) AS400
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.45%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (62.32%) Project Management
2 24 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (30.43%) ITIL
4 10 (14.49%) Migration
5 7 (10.14%) UML
5 7 (10.14%) Programme Management
6 6 (8.70%) Change Control
6 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.35%) ERP
9 3 (4.35%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.35%) OO
9 3 (4.35%) TDD
9 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
1 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.45%) C#
2 1 (1.45%) VB
2 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (11.59%) PMI Certification
3 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (8.70%) ISEB
4 6 (8.70%) PMP
5 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) MCSE
6 1 (1.45%) MCITP
6 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.45%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Cisco
3 3 (4.35%) Reuters
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) Citrix
5 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.45%) Cognos
5 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.45%) SAP
5 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) F5
5 1 (1.45%) Tableau
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