The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 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.

PRINCE 2
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 30 28
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 25 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.12% 4.42% 3.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 5.37% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 8
Median daily rate £411 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £290 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £520 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 300 298 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 85.47% 82.32% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 198 121
Median daily rate £445 £421 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +17.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Coventry

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Coventry

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Coventry over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Coventry

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 38 (64.41%) Project Management
2 22 (37.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) Programme Management
4 16 (27.12%) Finance
5 15 (25.42%) Scrum
6 13 (22.03%) Project Planning
6 13 (22.03%) Usability Testing
6 13 (22.03%) Kanban
7 12 (20.34%) Psychology
7 12 (20.34%) Marketing
7 12 (20.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (20.34%) Social Media
7 12 (20.34%) MS Visio
7 12 (20.34%) Cognitive Psychology
8 11 (18.64%) Adobe
8 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 11 (18.64%) Axure RP
8 11 (18.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (16.95%) MS Office
9 10 (16.95%) BPR
10 9 (15.25%) Change Management
10 9 (15.25%) User Experience
11 8 (13.56%) PMO
11 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.86%) MS Project
12 7 (11.86%) Automotive
12 7 (11.86%) Process Improvement
13 6 (10.17%) Dynamics NAV

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (20.34%) MS Visio
2 11 (18.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
3 10 (16.95%) MS Office
4 7 (11.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Skype
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Axure RP
1 11 (18.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Marketing
3 7 (11.86%) Automotive
4 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Project Manager
2 10 (16.95%) Project Officer
3 9 (15.25%) Project Support Officer
3 9 (15.25%) Support Officer
3 9 (15.25%) User Researcher
4 5 (8.47%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Technical Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.08%) PMO Planner
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Procurement Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Procurement Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Social Media
2 9 (15.25%) User Experience
3 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.08%) PMI
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) EPoS
5 1 (1.69%) Handset
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Project Management
2 22 (37.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.12%) Programme Management
5 15 (25.42%) Scrum
6 13 (22.03%) Kanban
6 13 (22.03%) Project Planning
6 13 (22.03%) Usability Testing
7 12 (20.34%) Cognitive Psychology
7 12 (20.34%) Psychology
8 10 (16.95%) BPR
9 9 (15.25%) Change Management
10 7 (11.86%) Process Improvement
11 6 (10.17%) Process Management
12 4 (6.78%) ITIL
13 3 (5.08%) Coaching
13 3 (5.08%) Migration
13 3 (5.08%) Project Governance
13 3 (5.08%) Service Management
13 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
1 5 (8.47%) PMI Certification
1 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (6.78%) PMP
2 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) PMO
2 6 (10.17%) QA
3 5 (8.47%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Adobe
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Informatica
4 1 (1.69%) McKesson
4 1 (1.69%) SAP