The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 16 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.35% 13.04% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 18.75% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
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£400 £342 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% -3.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +3.44%
PRINCE2
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.92% 69.57% 64.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 21
Average daily rate £350 £357 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% -20.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Average hourly rate £36.50 £22.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.04% -31.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £14.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £30.45 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Worcestershire region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Worcestershire region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Worcester -8 1 £400 +16.95% 1
PRINCE2
West Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Back Office
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenServer
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 2 (18.18%) PDA
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (36.36%) Back Office
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Server Support
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (36.36%) Service Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Server Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PDA
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) XenServer
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft