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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
England / Midlands
Rank 15 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.65% 4.88% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.61% 6.56% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £390 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year
- -1.34%

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
92 122 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 74.19% 74.39% 69.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 68 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) PMI
4 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
4 3 (37.50%) Automotive
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) CCDP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Automotive
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Projects
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PMI
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) APMP
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware