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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 18 5
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 9.65% 3.42% 13.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.92% 3.85% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £331 £344 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.63% -7.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £279 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £409 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

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 65 104 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 57.02% 88.89% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 48 26
Median daily rate £338 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (15.38%) PgMP
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) Leaflet
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Network Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Bid Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Build Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PgMP
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) PMP
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) VMware