Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 92 76
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 15 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.96% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.72% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 8
Birmingham median daily rate £313 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.33% +7.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £240 £240 £318
90th Percentile £419 £558 £446
West Midlands median daily rate £313 £320 £463
% change year-on-year -2.34% -30.81% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.12 - £28.69

PRINCE is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1264 1252 1031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 81.72% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 805 640
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.02%
10th Percentile £231 £243 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.84 £10.17
90th Percentile £46.40 £30.33 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PRINCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Birmingham

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Birmingham

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in Birmingham

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Change Management
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (33.33%) PMP
4 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) WLAN
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) UML

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Clinical Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Assistant
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) NHS
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Signage
5 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Six Sigma
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
7 2 (13.33%) SSADM
7 2 (13.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 5 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) P3O
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) VMware