The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 19 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.41% - 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £358 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 132 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.22% 65.67% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 65 69
Average daily rate £375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the Midlands region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Midlands region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 6 (42.86%) Matrix Management
5 5 (35.71%) Software Deployment
5 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) PMP
7 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (21.43%) Budget Control
8 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (7.14%) ISEB
9 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (7.14%) CRM
9 1 (7.14%) Service Management
9 1 (7.14%) Process Management
9 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Billing
9 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Director
2 1 (7.14%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Vendor Manager
2 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
4 6 (42.86%) Matrix Management
5 5 (35.71%) Software Deployment
5 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
7 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) Budget Control
8 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (7.14%) CRM
9 1 (7.14%) Service Management
9 1 (7.14%) Process Management
9 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) PMP
1 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification