The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 20 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.69% 0.68% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% 11.11% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +26.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 9 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.12% 6.08% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 36
Average daily rate £360 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.39%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) SAP

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware