The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 22 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 / Solihull
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 29 7
Rank change year-on-year +18 -22  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 12.79% 3.05% 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.86% 3.97% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £268 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.22% -29.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £388 £463
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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74 126 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 86.05% 76.83% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 43 29
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £235 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £490 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Solihull

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 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 Solihull region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 11 (50.00%) Project Management
2 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) PMP
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
7 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) IBM
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
8 2 (9.09%) PgMP
9 1 (4.55%) Feasibility Study
9 1 (4.55%) GDPR
9 1 (4.55%) Customer Identification
9 1 (4.55%) PMO
9 1 (4.55%) Programme Delivery
9 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
9 1 (4.55%) SDLC

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 9 (40.91%) Network Manager
2 9 (40.91%) Network Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (13.64%) WAN Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Bid Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (9.09%) Project Support Coordinator
5 2 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Build Manager
6 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) CESG
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Handset
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Document Management
4 1 (4.55%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PMP
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
4 2 (9.09%) PgMP
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow