The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 100 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 10 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.32% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.29% 2.47% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £348 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £82.50
PRINCE2 Practitioner
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
437 283 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.17% 13.10% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 163 137
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 8 25
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.05 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £22.69 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PRINCE2 Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner across the West Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner across the West Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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 -4 3 £338 -
Solihull +1 1 - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Coventry - - - -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 23 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) MS Project
7 4 (17.39%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
7 4 (17.39%) QA
7 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Change Control
8 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (13.04%) Automotive
8 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.70%) Agresso
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.70%) Internet
9 2 (8.70%) Windows
9 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.70%) ISEB

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Project
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) PMI
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Critical Path Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) Change Control
8 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Business Development
9 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
9 1 (4.35%) Release Management
9 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) APMG
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Facebook
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) IBM