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 3 months to 26 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.

PRINCE 2
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 49 16
Rank change year-on-year +18 -33  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.17% 1.73% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 1.90% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £575 £550 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.54% +49.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £540 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 155 315 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 89.08% 91.04% 86.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 118 39
Median daily rate £530 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.21% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.09 £25.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +18 9 £575 +4.54% 2
PRINCE2
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) RUP
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
2 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 6 (46.15%) IT Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (38.46%) Middleware
3 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Documentum
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Pega
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) MAPM
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (15.38%) Project Governance

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 4 (30.77%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.69%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (46.15%) IT Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) RUP
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
2 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (15.38%) MAPM
3 1 (7.69%) APMP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Pega
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft