The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 46 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.56% 7.02% 5.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 9.11% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 25
Median daily rate £425 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £329 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.80 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.71% +1.94%
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
678 560 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.98% 77.03% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 371 315
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £19.50 £7.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 46 (48.94%) Project Management
2 32 (34.04%) Finance
3 28 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (21.28%) Degree
6 16 (17.02%) ITIL
7 15 (15.96%) PMI Certification
8 14 (14.89%) QA
8 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
9 13 (13.83%) PMP
10 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.77%) Change Management
10 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
11 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
11 11 (11.70%) MS Project
12 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
12 10 (10.64%) Virtual Team
13 9 (9.57%) PMI
13 9 (9.57%) Legal
14 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
14 8 (8.51%) Banking
14 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
15 7 (7.45%) Business Transformation
15 7 (7.45%) SDLC
15 7 (7.45%) Data Privacy
15 7 (7.45%) Logistics
15 7 (7.45%) MS Office
15 7 (7.45%) MS Excel

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Project
2 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Heroku
3 1 (1.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) WAN
2 3 (3.19%) Network Security
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.06%) Big Data
2 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Legal
3 8 (8.51%) Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.19%) Law
6 3 (3.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (55.32%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.70%) IT Manager
2 11 (11.70%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (9.57%) Consultant
4 6 (6.38%) Informatica Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Business Change Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Business Change Project Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Programme Planner
5 5 (5.32%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.32%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Architect
7 3 (3.19%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.19%) ERP Project Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.19%) Project Office Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.19%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
1 10 (10.64%) Virtual Team
2 9 (9.57%) PMI
3 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.38%) Reference Data
5 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.26%) NHS
7 3 (3.19%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.13%) CMDB
8 2 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.13%) EPoS
8 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.13%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.06%) CESG
9 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.06%) Statistics
9 1 (1.06%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Linux
1 1 (1.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (48.94%) Project Management
2 28 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (17.02%) ITIL
4 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.77%) Change Management
5 11 (11.70%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.51%) ITIL V3
6 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.45%) Business Transformation
7 7 (7.45%) Data Privacy
7 7 (7.45%) Logistics
7 7 (7.45%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (7.45%) SDLC
7 7 (7.45%) Service Management
8 6 (6.38%) Programme Governance
8 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.32%) Change Control
9 5 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.32%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.06%) C
1 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.06%) Python
1 1 (1.06%) Ruby
1 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (28.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (21.28%) Degree
3 15 (15.96%) PMI Certification
4 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.83%) PMP
6 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (3.19%) APMP
8 3 (3.19%) CCNA
8 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.19%) CISM
8 3 (3.19%) CISSP
8 3 (3.19%) ISEB
9 2 (2.13%) CISA
9 2 (2.13%) IISP
10 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.06%) EMC Certification
10 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.13%) COBIT
3 2 (2.13%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (2.13%) ISO27005
3 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Cisco
2 6 (6.38%) Informatica
3 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.19%) F5
4 3 (3.19%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.19%) Juniper
5 2 (2.13%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
5 2 (2.13%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
5 2 (2.13%) Progress
5 2 (2.13%) Qualys
5 2 (2.13%) Remedy
5 2 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.13%) Sun
5 2 (2.13%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.13%) VMware