The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
England / Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.93% 2.14% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.84% 10.26% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -  
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 the Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19 39 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 18.81% 20.86% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 11
Median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (57.14%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (28.57%) PMO
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) PMI
5 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Matrix Management
2 4 (57.14%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
4 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft