Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 20 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 2
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 42 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.53% 4.73% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 5.24% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 10
Shropshire median daily rate £575 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.69% -5.19% -20.59%
10th Percentile £479 £315 £218
90th Percentile £596 £547 £407
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.25 £17.00 £38.22
% change year-on-year +48.53% -55.52% +124.82%

PRINCE2 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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 365 706 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 92.88% 90.28% 90.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 280 113
Shropshire median daily rate £464 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.36% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £358 £310 £263
90th Percentile £589 £575 £555
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 17
Shropshire median hourly rate £30.06 £43.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.90% +74.00% +5.54%
10th Percentile £22.59 £42.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £38.68 £44.25 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -1.23%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Shropshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Shropshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Shropshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Shropshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Shropshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Telford -13 6 £575 +79.69%
PRINCE2
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) RUP
3 3 (50.00%) Documentum
3 3 (50.00%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Pega
3 3 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Open Workbench
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Niku
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 3 (50.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (16.67%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) RUP
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Niku