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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 35 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.53% 6.31% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 8.57% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 19
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £510 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +6.79%
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
611 537 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.15% 73.66% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 339 320
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% -21.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 44 (45.36%) Project Management
2 33 (34.02%) Finance
3 29 (29.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (22.68%) ITIL
5 20 (20.62%) Security Cleared
6 18 (18.56%) PMI Certification
7 17 (17.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (17.53%) Change Management
7 17 (17.53%) Degree
7 17 (17.53%) QA
7 17 (17.53%) Data Centre
8 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
9 14 (14.43%) PMI
9 14 (14.43%) ITIL V3
10 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
10 12 (12.37%) Cisco
10 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (11.34%) Risk Management
11 11 (11.34%) PMP
12 10 (10.31%) Virtual Team
13 8 (8.25%) Quality Management
13 8 (8.25%) MS Project
13 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
13 8 (8.25%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.25%) SDLC
14 7 (7.22%) Presales
14 7 (7.22%) Business Transformation
14 7 (7.22%) Matrix Management
14 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (7.22%) Cloud Computing

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 (2.06%) IIS
1 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.25%) MS Project
2 6 (6.19%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Maximo
1 1 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.09%) Office 365
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.03%) Heroku
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) PaaS
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) WAN
2 4 (4.12%) Network Security
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.03%) Intranet
4 1 (1.03%) Skype
4 1 (1.03%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.03%) VoIP
4 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.03%) Big Data
2 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 33 (34.02%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Legal
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Billing
4 4 (4.12%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (1.03%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (50.52%) Project Manager
2 9 (9.28%) IT Manager
2 9 (9.28%) IT Project Manager
2 9 (9.28%) Service Manager
3 8 (8.25%) Business Change Manager
3 8 (8.25%) Business Change Project Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Consultant
4 7 (7.22%) Delivery Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Senior Manager
4 7 (7.22%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.19%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.12%) ERP Manager
7 4 (4.12%) ERP Project Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Informatica Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) Programme Planner
7 4 (4.12%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.43%) PMI
3 10 (10.31%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) NHS
5 4 (4.12%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.09%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.06%) CMDB
7 2 (2.06%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.06%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.03%) CESG
8 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) Linux
1 1 (1.03%) Windows
1 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Project Management
2 29 (29.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (22.68%) ITIL
4 17 (17.53%) Change Management
5 14 (14.43%) ITIL V3
6 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.34%) Risk Management
8 8 (8.25%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.25%) Quality Management
8 8 (8.25%) SDLC
9 7 (7.22%) Business Transformation
9 7 (7.22%) Matrix Management
9 7 (7.22%) Presales
9 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.22%) Service Management
10 6 (6.19%) Data Privacy
11 5 (5.15%) Information Security
11 5 (5.15%) Programme Governance
12 4 (4.12%) ERP
12 4 (4.12%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.03%) Python
1 1 (1.03%) Ruby
1 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.56%) PMI Certification
3 17 (17.53%) Degree
3 17 (17.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
5 11 (11.34%) PMP
6 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (5.15%) ISEB
8 4 (4.12%) APMP
9 3 (3.09%) CCNA
9 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.09%) CISM
9 3 (3.09%) CISSP
10 2 (2.06%) CISA
10 2 (2.06%) IISP
11 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.03%) EMC Certification
11 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.53%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.06%) COBIT
4 2 (2.06%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (2.06%) ISO27005
4 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.03%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) Cisco
3 4 (4.12%) Informatica
4 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.09%) F5
4 3 (3.09%) Fortinet
4 3 (3.09%) Juniper
4 3 (3.09%) Progress
5 2 (2.06%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.06%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (2.06%) IBM
5 2 (2.06%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) Qualys
5 2 (2.06%) Remedy
5 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.06%) Sun
5 2 (2.06%) Tripwire
5 2 (2.06%) VMware