The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 91 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 33 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.79% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.12% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £355 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £519 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £22.90 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+116.13% -21.02%
PRINCE
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1952 1696 1276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.46% 70.96% 70.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1155 885 605
Average daily rate £380 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 99 91
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 22 £348 +31.13% 5
Coventry 0 7 £488 +35.41% 3
Solihull +9 4 £270 -22.85%
Staffordshire - 1 - -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 31 (62.00%) PRINCE2
1 31 (62.00%) Project Management
2 18 (36.00%) ITIL
3 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.00%) MS Project
4 12 (24.00%) CRM
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
6 9 (18.00%) Cisco
6 9 (18.00%) PMP
6 9 (18.00%) PMI Certification
7 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (14.00%) CCNA
8 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.00%) DNS
8 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
8 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
8 7 (14.00%) Firewall
8 7 (14.00%) BGP
8 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.00%) Retail
8 7 (14.00%) Degree
8 7 (14.00%) F5
9 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
9 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (12.00%) Supplier Management
9 6 (12.00%) OSPF
9 6 (12.00%) Linux
9 6 (12.00%) UNIX
9 6 (12.00%) Multicast

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) Lync
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Project
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) DNS
1 7 (14.00%) Firewall
1 7 (14.00%) BGP
2 6 (12.00%) OSPF
2 6 (12.00%) Multicast
3 5 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 2 (4.00%) MPLS
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) ADSL
5 1 (2.00%) ATM
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) PBX
5 1 (2.00%) DHCP
5 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) DSL
5 1 (2.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 4 (8.00%) Law
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 9 (18.00%) Senior Manager
3 6 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Planning Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Transition Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) PMO Manager
7 2 (4.00%) CRM Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Project Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) CRM Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) PMI
2 1 (2.00%) IVR
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
1 6 (12.00%) UNIX
2 5 (10.00%) Solaris
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) PRINCE2
1 31 (62.00%) Project Management
2 18 (36.00%) ITIL
3 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.00%) CRM
5 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (12.00%) Supplier Management
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
7 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Dependency Management
8 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Change Control
8 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.00%) ERP
9 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.00%) Workflow
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
9 3 (6.00%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) PMP
1 9 (18.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.00%) CCNA
3 7 (14.00%) Degree
4 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
1 1 (2.00%) P3O
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.00%) F5
4 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (8.00%) SAP
6 3 (6.00%) JD Edwards
7 2 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) VMware
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