The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 19 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.65% 1.74% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 2.22% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £488 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 - £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-18.72% +1.94%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 135 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 76.27% 78.49% 78.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 54 49
Median daily rate £500 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) MS Project
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Logistics
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (19.05%) People Management
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) PMP
5 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Local Government
6 2 (9.52%) Facilities Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Coaching

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Local Government
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Project Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) PMO Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.76%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Officer
4 1 (4.76%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Logistics
3 4 (19.05%) People Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Facilities Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft