The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
England / West Midlands
Rank 28 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 127 145 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.25% 5.69% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 6.91% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 105 85
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -1.34%

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
1914 2099 1662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.16% 82.38% 73.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1228 1188 964
Median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 45 103
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.25 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.46% -32.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
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 across the West Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
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 across the West Midlands region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +4 30 £415 +10.66% 1
Coventry +3 30 £410 -3.52% 3
Birmingham -11 24 £351 -10.12% 12
Staffordshire +1 10 £363 +31.81%
Solihull +1 9 £325 -27.77% 1
Shropshire +19 6 £465 +43.07% 7
Walsall +2 2 £363 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £400 - 1
West Bromwich -2 1 £425 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 - 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 156 (61.18%) Project Management
2 74 (29.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (27.84%) Finance
4 69 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (21.96%) ITIL
6 50 (19.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 41 (16.08%) Degree
8 39 (15.29%) Programme Management
9 38 (14.90%) Change Management
10 36 (14.12%) Security Cleared
10 36 (14.12%) Data Centre
11 31 (12.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 29 (11.37%) Microsoft
13 28 (10.98%) Project Planning
14 27 (10.59%) PMO
15 25 (9.80%) SC Cleared
15 25 (9.80%) MS Excel
16 24 (9.41%) MS Visio
16 24 (9.41%) MS Project
16 24 (9.41%) Mentoring
17 23 (9.02%) MS Office
17 23 (9.02%) Migration
18 20 (7.84%) LAN
18 20 (7.84%) PRINCE
18 20 (7.84%) Scrum
19 19 (7.45%) DV Cleared
20 18 (7.06%) PMI Certification
21 17 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
21 17 (6.67%) Business Analysis
22 16 (6.27%) Risk Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 24 (9.41%) MS Project
2 24 (9.41%) MS Visio
3 23 (9.02%) MS Office
4 14 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (4.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.78%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.39%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.39%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.96%) Office 365
4 2 (0.78%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.84%) LAN
2 4 (1.57%) Skype
2 4 (1.57%) WAN
3 2 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.39%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) Network Security
4 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.39%) VoIP
4 1 (0.39%) WAAS
4 1 (0.39%) WebEx
4 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.39%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (4.31%) Axure RP
1 11 (4.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Rational Rose
General
1 71 (27.84%) Finance
2 12 (4.71%) Marketing
3 10 (3.92%) Automotive
4 9 (3.53%) Local Government
4 9 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.14%) Banking
6 6 (2.35%) Billing
7 4 (1.57%) Retail
8 3 (1.18%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.78%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.39%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (43.92%) Project Manager
2 27 (10.59%) Analyst
3 20 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 19 (7.45%) Programme Manager
5 18 (7.06%) IT Manager
6 17 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 14 (5.49%) IT Project Manager
8 12 (4.71%) Project Officer
9 11 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (4.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 11 (4.31%) Project Support Officer
9 11 (4.31%) Support Officer
10 10 (3.92%) Business Manager
11 9 (3.53%) Senior Manager
11 9 (3.53%) Senior Project Manager
11 9 (3.53%) Technical Manager
11 9 (3.53%) Technical Project Manager
11 9 (3.53%) User Researcher
12 8 (3.14%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (3.14%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) Leaflet
2 1 (0.39%) .NET
2 1 (0.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.71%) Social Media
4 11 (4.31%) PMI
5 10 (3.92%) User Experience
6 7 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.35%) NHS
8 5 (1.96%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.57%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.18%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.78%) CESG
11 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.78%) Handset
11 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.39%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.39%) Derivative
12 1 (0.39%) EPoS
12 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.14%) Windows
2 7 (2.75%) Linux
3 4 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.18%) AIX
4 3 (1.18%) Solaris
4 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.78%) SUSE
5 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.39%) Android
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (61.18%) Project Management
2 74 (29.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (21.96%) ITIL
5 39 (15.29%) Programme Management
6 38 (14.90%) Change Management
7 28 (10.98%) Project Planning
8 24 (9.41%) Mentoring
9 23 (9.02%) Migration
10 20 (7.84%) PRINCE
10 20 (7.84%) Scrum
11 17 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 16 (6.27%) Risk Management
13 15 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 14 (5.49%) Kanban
15 13 (5.10%) BPR
15 13 (5.10%) Network Design
15 13 (5.10%) Supplier Management
15 13 (5.10%) Usability Testing
16 12 (4.71%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.92%) SQL
2 5 (1.96%) C
3 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 50 (19.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 41 (16.08%) Degree
3 36 (14.12%) Security Cleared
4 31 (12.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (9.80%) SC Cleared
6 19 (7.45%) DV Cleared
7 18 (7.06%) PMI Certification
8 17 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (6.27%) BICSI Certification
9 16 (6.27%) BICSI RCDD
10 10 (3.92%) ISEB
11 9 (3.53%) PMP
12 5 (1.96%) MAPM
13 4 (1.57%) APMP
13 4 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (1.18%) CISSP
15 2 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
16 1 (0.39%) CISM
16 1 (0.39%) CLAS
16 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.59%) PMO
2 14 (5.49%) QA
3 7 (2.75%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.35%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.57%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.78%) COBIT
7 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.39%) P3O
7 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.39%) SEPA
7 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) SCCM
1 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.49%) Cisco
3 11 (4.31%) Adobe
4 9 (3.53%) Oracle
5 7 (2.75%) HP
6 4 (1.57%) Juniper
6 4 (1.57%) SAP
6 4 (1.57%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.57%) VMware
7 3 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.18%) Guidewire
7 3 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.39%) Casewise
9 1 (0.39%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) Kronos
9 1 (0.39%) QAD
9 1 (0.39%) Remedy
9 1 (0.39%) Workday
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