Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 225 165
Rank change year-on-year +6 -60 +29
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 29 51 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.35% 0.52% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% 2.67% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 53
Midlands median daily rate £413 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £350 £330 £300
90th Percentile £538 £530 £535
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.67
% change year-on-year - -18.31% -3.81%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1513 1910 1597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.52% 19.39% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 1128 855
Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
10th Percentile £213 £231 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £524
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 104
Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.38 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.05% -18.33% +21.62%
10th Percentile £12.10 £12.01 £11.08
90th Percentile £52.50 £42.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

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

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 PRINCE2 Practitioner within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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 +10 19 £425 -15.00% 3
East Midlands -5 10 £400 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 29 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (51.72%) Project Management
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Risk Management
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) Change Management
8 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (20.69%) PMP
9 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (17.24%) Presales
11 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) ITIL
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (10.34%) SAP
12 3 (10.34%) SMS
12 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
12 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
12 3 (10.34%) PaaS
12 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (10.34%) Office 365
12 3 (10.34%) IaaS
12 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 2 (6.90%) Dependency Management
13 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
13 2 (6.90%) Change Control

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) IaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SMS
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) VoIP
2 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Local Government
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Integration Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ICT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ICT Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Office Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Web Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) PMI
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (51.72%) Project Management
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Risk Management
5 8 (27.59%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (17.24%) Presales
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (6.90%) Change Control
10 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
10 2 (6.90%) Dependency Management
10 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 2 (6.90%) Migration
10 2 (6.90%) Product Management
10 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) PMI Certification
2 6 (20.69%) PMP
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) MCP
5 1 (3.45%) APMP
5 1 (3.45%) ISEB
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Epicor
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) VMware