The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.57% 3.23% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 4.03% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.54% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £421 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 101 124 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 73.72% 80.00% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 82 94
Median daily rate £350 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -6.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.47%  
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Staffordshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 3 £275 -35.29% 1
Cannock - 1 £425 -
Tamworth - 1 £425 -
PRINCE2
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Local Government
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (16.67%) PMO
6 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 4 (16.67%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Office 365
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 3 (12.50%) LAN
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) NHS
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (8.33%) Oracle
8 2 (8.33%) CRM

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Skype
General
1 6 (25.00%) Local Government
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) ICT Manager
2 4 (16.67%) ICT Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior ICT Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Change Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Line Management
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Design
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) ECDL
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Google
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