The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 19 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.46% 7.98% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 10.16% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
Median daily rate £398 £349 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +38.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £400 £318
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 £21.83 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +10.00%
PRINCE2
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
183 128 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.70% 78.53% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 79 60
Median daily rate £325 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.75 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £20.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £381 -
Stafford -7 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £398 -
PRINCE2
West Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (14.29%) PMP
5 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Billing
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) APMP
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Governance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior PMO
3 1 (7.14%) Senior PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) WAN Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Workstream Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) APMP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco