Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 21 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 210 180
Rank change year-on-year +3 -30 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 36 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.44% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 42
Midlands median daily rate £330 £353 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% -14.07% -3.48%
10th Percentile £240 £300 £318
90th Percentile £506 £523 £600
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Midlands median hourly rate £25.12 - £28.69
England median hourly rate £24.02 £25.69 £28.69
% change year-on-year -6.50% -10.46% +4.33%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6831 8035 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.07% 82.60% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4350 4909 3919
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 205 260
Midlands median hourly rate £21.37 £16.50 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.52% -10.91% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.80 £42.67
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the Midlands

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in the Midlands

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in the Midlands

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in the Midlands

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +18 28 £313 -2.34%
East Midlands -12 8 £475 +25.00% 3
PRINCE
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 21 (58.33%) Project Management
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (27.78%) Finance
6 9 (25.00%) Change Management
6 9 (25.00%) Six Sigma
6 9 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (25.00%) PMI Certification
6 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (22.22%) PMP
7 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 7 (19.44%) SAP
9 6 (16.67%) Migration
9 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
9 6 (16.67%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 5 (13.89%) PMO
10 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (13.89%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (13.89%) NHS
11 4 (11.11%) Firewall
11 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 4 (11.11%) Quality Management

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) WLAN
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.56%) QlikView
1 2 (5.56%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.78%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) German Language
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Clinical Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) PMO Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.78%) Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.78%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Project Planner
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) EDI
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) NHS
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) HP Storage
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Project Management
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) PRINCE2
4 9 (25.00%) Change Management
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 9 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 8 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 6 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.11%) Quality Management
9 3 (8.33%) Data Privacy
9 3 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (5.56%) Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) Business Analytics
10 2 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C++
1 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
1 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (22.22%) PMP
2 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) APMP
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) PMO
2 3 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (8.33%) GDPR
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (8.33%) NIST 800
3 1 (2.78%) P3O
3 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) BT
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Genesys
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Pega
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) VMware