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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 15 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 65 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.43% 7.85% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.67% 10.52% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 50 15
Average daily rate £390 £383 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £227 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
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
609 618 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.64% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 421 250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 May 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 1 May 2016, 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 49 (48.51%) Project Management
2 33 (32.67%) Finance
3 31 (30.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (21.78%) Degree
6 21 (20.79%) ITIL
7 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
8 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
9 15 (14.85%) QA
10 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (12.87%) SC Cleared
11 13 (12.87%) MS Project
11 13 (12.87%) Change Management
12 12 (11.88%) Data Centre
12 12 (11.88%) Business Analysis
13 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
13 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (9.90%) Legal
14 10 (9.90%) PMI Certification
15 9 (8.91%) MS Office
15 9 (8.91%) PMP
15 9 (8.91%) Banking
15 9 (8.91%) ITIL V3
16 8 (7.92%) SDLC
16 8 (7.92%) Service Management
17 7 (6.93%) PMI
17 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
17 7 (6.93%) Office 365
18 6 (5.94%) Business Transformation

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (1.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Project
2 9 (8.91%) MS Office
3 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.96%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Office 365
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) Heroku
3 1 (0.99%) IaaS
3 1 (0.99%) PaaS
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) WAN
2 2 (1.98%) LAN
2 2 (1.98%) Network Security
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.98%) OLAP
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Legal
3 9 (8.91%) Banking
4 6 (5.94%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Law
5 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (55.45%) Project Manager
2 15 (14.85%) IT Manager
3 13 (12.87%) IT Project Manager
4 9 (8.91%) Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Informatica Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Business Change Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Business Change Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Programme Planner
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) ERP Manager
8 4 (3.96%) ERP Project Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 3 (2.97%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.88%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.93%) PMI
4 6 (5.94%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.94%) Reference Data
5 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.96%) NHS
6 2 (1.98%) CMDB
6 2 (1.98%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.98%) EPoS
6 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.98%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.99%) CESG
7 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Statistics
7 1 (0.99%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.99%) Linux
1 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (48.51%) Project Management
2 26 (25.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (20.79%) ITIL
4 13 (12.87%) Change Management
5 12 (11.88%) Business Analysis
6 11 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.89%) Risk Management
7 9 (8.91%) ITIL V3
8 8 (7.92%) SDLC
8 8 (7.92%) Service Management
9 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.94%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.94%) Data Privacy
10 6 (5.94%) Logistics
10 6 (5.94%) Supplier Management
10 6 (5.94%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.95%) Matrix Management
11 5 (4.95%) Presales
11 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.97%) C
2 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.99%) Python
2 1 (0.99%) Ruby
2 1 (0.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (21.78%) Degree
3 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
4 13 (12.87%) SC Cleared
5 10 (9.90%) PMI Certification
6 9 (8.91%) PMP
7 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.98%) APMP
8 2 (1.98%) CCNA
8 2 (1.98%) CISA
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CISM
8 2 (1.98%) CISSP
8 2 (1.98%) IISP
8 2 (1.98%) ISEB
9 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.99%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.85%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) COBIT
3 2 (1.98%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (1.98%) ISO27005
3 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.99%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Informatica
3 5 (4.95%) Cisco
4 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.98%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.98%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (1.98%) F5
5 2 (1.98%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.98%) Juniper
5 2 (1.98%) Kronos
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) Progress
5 2 (1.98%) Qualys
5 2 (1.98%) Remedy
5 2 (1.98%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.98%) Sun
5 2 (1.98%) Tripwire
5 2 (1.98%) VMware
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