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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 112 94 99
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.55% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£463 £453 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% +21.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £411 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £495 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £418 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -48.91%
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
1802 1442 1521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.92% 67.26% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 764 780
Average daily rate £375 £357 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 59 68
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +4 4 £475 -5.94% 3
Shropshire - 3 £436 -
Warwickshire -8 1 - - 1
Coventry -12 1 £375 - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 3 (14.29%) Economics
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.52%) COBIT
7 2 (9.52%) Automotive
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) PMP
7 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) ISEB
7 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco
7 2 (9.52%) RUP
8 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.76%) SAS
8 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.76%) DNS
8 1 (4.76%) IBM

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) OSPF
1 1 (4.76%) BGP
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Process Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) HPUX
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
6 2 (9.52%) RUP
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PMP
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
2 1 (4.76%) F5
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