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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 90 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 17 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.34% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.48% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £180 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £180 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £436 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £175.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-83.71% +446.87%
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
1479 1459 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.50% 70.01% 68.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 797 610
Average daily rate £375 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 72 110
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.20 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Coventry +6 5 £425 -15.00% 2
Birmingham +3 4 £398 +120.83% 6
Solihull - 1 £500 -
Shropshire - 1 £267 -
Staffordshire - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 6 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (14.29%) MS Project
6 3 (14.29%) Law
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) PMP
6 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Degree
6 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Logistics
7 2 (9.52%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) SAP
7 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) ADSL
2 1 (4.76%) ATM
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) PBX
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) BGP
2 1 (4.76%) DSL
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DTS
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) PMO Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) IVR
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
1 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Logistics
7 2 (9.52%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) RUP
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (14.29%) PMP
3 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) MCSE
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Juniper
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
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