The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 68 52
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 2 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.37% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.30% 1.74% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Median daily rate £608 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £388 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £408 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £416 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +4.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 87 172 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.17% 21.13% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 124 132
Median daily rate £400 £385 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +13.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Birmingham

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) APMP
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (25.00%) PMI
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) French Language
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft