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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE
England / West Midlands
Rank 109 123 93
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 13 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.34% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.42% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Median daily rate £330 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £560 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-41.65% -19.19%

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
1903 2158 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 82.46% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1222 943
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 51 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire +3 4 £513 -4.65%
Birmingham +2 4 £325 -3.70% 1
Coventry - 3 £265 -
Solihull - 1 £450 -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 25 (71.43%) ITIL
2 24 (68.57%) Project Management
3 20 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
5 18 (51.43%) Degree
5 18 (51.43%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (45.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (37.14%) Network Design
8 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
8 13 (37.14%) BICSI Certification
8 13 (37.14%) BICSI RCDD
8 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
8 13 (37.14%) LAN
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
9 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
10 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (17.14%) Change Management
12 6 (17.14%) HP
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco
12 6 (17.14%) PMP
12 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
12 6 (17.14%) MS Project
13 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 5 (14.29%) JSP 440
14 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
14 4 (11.43%) MS Office
14 4 (11.43%) Firewall

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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 1 (2.86%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.43%) MS Office
4 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) Infor LN
2 1 (2.86%) MFGPRO
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) WLAN
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Czech Language
3 1 (2.86%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Change Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Service Design Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (5.71%) Transition Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (2.86%) ERP Support
3 1 (2.86%) Finance Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Kronos Project Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Portfolio Planner
3 1 (2.86%) Project Officer
3 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.57%) Fat Client
4 3 (8.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) ITIL
2 24 (68.57%) Project Management
3 20 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) Network Design
6 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
7 6 (17.14%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.57%) Coaching
8 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
8 3 (8.57%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
9 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.71%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.71%) Service Design
9 2 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (45.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (37.14%) BICSI Certification
3 13 (37.14%) BICSI RCDD
3 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
4 12 (34.29%) DV Cleared
5 6 (17.14%) PMI Certification
5 6 (17.14%) PMP
6 1 (2.86%) CISM
6 1 (2.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) BMC
3 3 (8.57%) Remedy
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Infor
4 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
4 1 (2.86%) Kronos
4 1 (2.86%) NetApp
4 1 (2.86%) QAD
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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