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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 133 167 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.46% 7.07% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.44% 9.26% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 123 71
Median daily rate £403 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £29.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +81.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
PRINCE2
England

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
2443 1803 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.84% 76.37% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 1118 966
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 129
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 2016.

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
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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -6 46 £425 +6.25% 10
Warwickshire -5 32 £375 +7.14% 4
Coventry -14 10 £368 -17.18% 3
Staffordshire -3 7 £398 +3.92% 3
Shropshire -33 6 £550 +49.65% 5
Solihull -20 5 £268 -29.13% 2
Sutton Coldfield -1 4 £350 -6.66%
Worcestershire -10 3 £450 +80.00% 1
Wolverhampton +1 2 £398 +44.54%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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.

1 147 (52.50%) Project Management
2 99 (35.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 73 (26.07%) Finance
4 62 (22.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 55 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 39 (13.93%) MS Project
8 38 (13.57%) ITIL
9 36 (12.86%) SC Cleared
10 33 (11.79%) Programme Management
11 29 (10.36%) Degree
12 26 (9.29%) Microsoft
13 24 (8.57%) MS Excel
14 23 (8.21%) PMI Certification
15 21 (7.50%) PMP
15 21 (7.50%) Data Centre
16 19 (6.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 18 (6.43%) Change Control
17 18 (6.43%) Change Management
17 18 (6.43%) Project Planning
18 17 (6.07%) Banking
18 17 (6.07%) Service Management
18 17 (6.07%) MS Office
18 17 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (5.71%) QA
19 16 (5.71%) Risk Management
20 15 (5.36%) Cisco
20 15 (5.36%) PMI
21 14 (5.00%) MS Visio
21 14 (5.00%) Migration

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 9 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.71%) IIS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.36%) CMS
3 1 (0.36%) Documentum
3 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (13.93%) MS Project
2 24 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 17 (6.07%) MS Office
4 14 (5.00%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.71%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) HFM
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.86%) Office 365
2 4 (1.43%) SaaS
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.36%) Heroku
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) LAN
1 6 (2.14%) WAN
2 5 (1.79%) Network Security
3 2 (0.71%) Firewall
3 2 (0.71%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.07%) Big Data
1 3 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.36%) DB2
2 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.36%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 73 (26.07%) Finance
2 17 (6.07%) Banking
3 13 (4.64%) Legal
4 11 (3.93%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.21%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.86%) Retail
7 6 (2.14%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.07%) Automotive
8 3 (1.07%) Law
9 2 (0.71%) Marketing
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 151 (53.93%) Project Manager
2 28 (10.00%) Analyst
3 27 (9.64%) IT Manager
4 25 (8.93%) IT Project Manager
5 20 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 17 (6.07%) Infrastructure Manager
7 16 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
7 16 (5.71%) Project Coordinator
8 14 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 14 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 14 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 12 (4.29%) Business Change Manager
9 12 (4.29%) Project Analyst
9 12 (4.29%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 11 (3.93%) Business Change Project Manager
10 11 (3.93%) Consultant
11 10 (3.57%) Programme Planner
11 10 (3.57%) Security Manager
12 9 (3.21%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.21%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.07%) Middleware
2 1 (0.36%) Leaflet
2 1 (0.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.36%) PMI
4 11 (3.93%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (2.14%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.79%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.79%) NHS
8 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.07%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.07%) EPoS
10 2 (0.71%) CMDB
10 2 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.71%) iPad
10 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.71%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.86%) Linux
2 7 (2.50%) SUSE
3 1 (0.36%) Unix
3 1 (0.36%) Windows
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (52.50%) Project Management
2 99 (35.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (13.57%) ITIL
5 33 (11.79%) Programme Management
6 18 (6.43%) Change Control
6 18 (6.43%) Change Management
6 18 (6.43%) Project Planning
7 17 (6.07%) Service Management
8 16 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 14 (5.00%) Business Transformation
9 14 (5.00%) Migration
9 14 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (5.00%) Waterfall
10 13 (4.64%) Business Analysis
10 13 (4.64%) Scrum
11 12 (4.29%) ITIL V3
11 12 (4.29%) Supplier Management
12 11 (3.93%) SDLC
13 10 (3.57%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.71%) C
1 2 (0.71%) SQL
2 1 (0.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.36%) Python
2 1 (0.36%) Ruby
2 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (22.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 42 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 36 (12.86%) SC Cleared
4 29 (10.36%) Degree
5 23 (8.21%) PMI Certification
6 21 (7.50%) PMP
7 19 (6.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (3.93%) APMP
9 10 (3.57%) ISEB
10 9 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (2.14%) CCNA
12 6 (2.14%) CISM
12 6 (2.14%) CISSP
13 3 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.07%) CCNP
13 3 (1.07%) CCSP
13 3 (1.07%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (1.07%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.71%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.71%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 5 (1.79%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.71%) COBIT
5 2 (0.71%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (0.71%) ISO27005
5 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) P3O
6 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.36%) Cisco
3 8 (2.86%) VMware
4 7 (2.50%) Informatica
4 7 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.79%) IBM
5 5 (1.79%) Oracle
5 5 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.43%) CA
7 3 (1.07%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.07%) F5
7 3 (1.07%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.07%) HP
7 3 (1.07%) Juniper
7 3 (1.07%) Remedy
8 2 (0.71%) ArcSight
8 2 (0.71%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (0.71%) Intel Security
8 2 (0.71%) Qualys
8 2 (0.71%) ServiceNow
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago