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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 15 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.88% 2.74% 5.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 3.28% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -3.38%
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
158 122 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.07% 83.56% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 52 49
Median daily rate £500 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) MS Project
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (17.65%) MS Office
4 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 3 (17.65%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) People Management
5 2 (11.76%) Facilities Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (5.88%) PMP
6 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification

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 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Project
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) PMO Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) NHS Programme Manager
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
3 1 (5.88%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
1 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
3 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (17.65%) Logistics
3 3 (17.65%) People Management
3 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Facilities Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.88%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft