The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Qualifications 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
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 25 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.49% 2.99% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 25.00% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £340 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.50 £29.49
% change year-on-year
-24.65% +23.78%
Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.20% 11.94% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 18
Average daily rate £375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

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 26 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE

PRINCE2 Certification
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 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior SAP Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Vendor Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP