The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 92 91 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 36 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 0.92% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.06% 5.38% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 7
Average daily rate £375 £377 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.59% +10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £583 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
PRINCE2 Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
510 372 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.11% 17.06% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 195 156
Average daily rate £400 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 56 9
Average hourly rate £17.00 £28.85 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.06% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 14 £363 +16.00% 3
Coventry - 9 £418 -
Warwickshire +3 6 £375 -3.22%
Shropshire -15 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 54 (98.18%) PRINCE2
2 23 (41.82%) Finance
3 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.09%) Project Management
6 13 (23.64%) MS Project
7 11 (20.00%) ITIL
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.91%) Retail
10 5 (9.09%) Banking
10 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
10 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
10 5 (9.09%) Office 365
11 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.27%) People Management
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (5.45%) Degree
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
12 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (5.45%) COBIT
12 3 (5.45%) CMMI
12 3 (5.45%) Change Management
12 3 (5.45%) Scrum
12 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
12 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
12 3 (5.45%) MS Office
12 3 (5.45%) OLAP

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (3.64%) CMS
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Project
2 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Office
4 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) LAN
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) OLAP
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) MS Access
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 5 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Law
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (12.73%) IT Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Implementation Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Digital Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Implementation Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Office 365 Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Project Office Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Project Planner
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) IT Governance Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.64%) EPoS
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) DTV
2 1 (1.82%) NHS
2 1 (1.82%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (98.18%) PRINCE2
2 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (29.09%) Project Management
4 11 (20.00%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.27%) People Management
7 4 (7.27%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.45%) Change Management
8 3 (5.45%) CMMI
8 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.45%) ETL
8 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.45%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (3.64%) Kanban
9 2 (3.64%) Matrix Management
9 2 (3.64%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) C
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) CISM
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) COBIT
1 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe
2 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
2 2 (3.64%) Google
2 2 (3.64%) Informatica
2 2 (3.64%) Kronos
2 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.82%) Endeca
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £380 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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