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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 56 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 5.01% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 6.52% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 22
Median daily rate £390 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £473 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
572 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.25% 76.78% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 307
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 22 (47.83%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) Change Management
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
5 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (19.57%) PMI Certification
6 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 8 (17.39%) PMI
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco
8 6 (13.04%) Billing
8 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
8 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
9 5 (10.87%) QA
9 5 (10.87%) Project Planning
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) ISEB
9 5 (10.87%) Quality Management
10 4 (8.70%) WAN
10 4 (8.70%) Legal
10 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (8.70%) SDLC
11 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.52%) Presales
11 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team Management
11 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team

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 1 (2.17%) IBM Domino
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Maximo
1 1 (2.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) Skype
3 1 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.17%) WAAS
3 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Billing
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Project Manager
2 9 (19.57%) Service Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Business Change Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.52%) Project Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Telephony Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) PMI
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) Change Management
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
5 6 (13.04%) Matrix Management
5 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.87%) Project Planning
6 5 (10.87%) Quality Management
7 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 3 (6.52%) Presales
8 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team Management
9 2 (4.35%) Change Control
9 2 (4.35%) Document Management
9 2 (4.35%) Logistics
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) PMI Certification
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) ISEB
3 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) APMP
5 2 (4.35%) CISSP
5 2 (4.35%) PMP
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CISM
6 1 (2.17%) CLAS
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Juniper
3 1 (2.17%) Lotus
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Progress
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) SAP