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 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
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 87 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 38 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.00% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.79% 5.53% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £346 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.99% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £302 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £510 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £20.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -20.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -20.27%
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
488 434 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.11% 18.16% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 192 124
Average daily rate £348 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.10% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £468 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £24.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £11.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 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 +4 10 £370 - 2
Warwickshire +2 6 £375 +7.14%
Coventry - 5 £471 - 2
Solihull +6 3 £384 +15.68%
Worcestershire +2 2 £425 +13.33% 1
Staffordshire -11 2 £325 +13.04% 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
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 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 57 (95.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (33.33%) Project Management
3 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (21.67%) Finance
5 10 (16.67%) Retail
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) Project Planning
7 7 (11.67%) NHS
7 7 (11.67%) MS Project
7 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
8 6 (10.00%) ITIL
8 6 (10.00%) ERP
8 6 (10.00%) Change Management
9 5 (8.33%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.33%) SAP
10 4 (6.67%) CRM
10 4 (6.67%) Change Control
11 3 (5.00%) Degree
11 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
11 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (5.00%) Internet
11 3 (5.00%) JD Edwards
11 3 (5.00%) Automotive
11 3 (5.00%) BT
11 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
11 3 (5.00%) MS Excel

PRINCE2 Certification
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 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 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Project
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.67%) xDSL
3 1 (1.67%) MPLS
3 1 (1.67%) BGP
3 1 (1.67%) DSL
3 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) ADSL
3 1 (1.67%) ATM
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Automotive
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Law
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (68.33%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 4 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
3 4 (6.67%) ERP Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Applications Manager
4 3 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (5.00%) Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (1.67%) Network Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (1.67%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (1.67%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) NHS
2 2 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (1.67%) iSeries
3 1 (1.67%) AS400
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.67%) UNIX
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (95.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (33.33%) Project Management
3 16 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.67%) Project Planning
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) ERP
6 6 (10.00%) Change Management
7 5 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 4 (6.67%) Change Control
9 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.33%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.33%) Critical Path Analysis
10 2 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCITP
3 1 (1.67%) HP APS
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) HNC
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) CCNP
3 1 (1.67%) CCNA
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (5.00%) BT
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) HP
3 2 (3.33%) Endeca
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 2 (3.33%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) MEDITECH
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.67%) Cerner
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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