The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 March 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 Certification
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 38 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.14% 1.66% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.27% 12.50% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £488 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.90% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.59% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification 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 Coventry.

Academic & Professional Certification
Coventry
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 48 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 15.67% 13.26% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 12
Median daily rate £445 £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% +49.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +105.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Coventry

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Coventry

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Coventry

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) BPR
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Social Media
5 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
5 1 (16.67%) Cognitive Psychology
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Psychology

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Procurement Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Procurement Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Public Sector Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Officer
3 1 (16.67%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) BPR
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cognitive Psychology
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Psychology
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe