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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 114 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 17 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.72% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 4.08% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £276 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £485 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £444
% change year-on-year
- -9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £37.75 £100.00
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -62.25%
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
515 417 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.24% 17.73% 14.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 192 118
Average daily rate £345 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 19
Average hourly rate £29.41 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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 -1 9 £400 +23.55% 1
Shropshire - 3 £488 - 2
Solihull +3 1 £400 +6.66%
Staffordshire - 1 £303 - 1
Kingswinford - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) MS Project
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.83%) ISEB
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (16.67%) Information Security
6 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.33%) Document Management
8 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
8 2 (8.33%) Legal
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Project
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) EDMS
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planner
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Transition Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) JSP
1 1 (4.17%) WCF
1 1 (4.17%) WPF
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.33%) Document Management
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (4.17%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ISEB
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Sun