The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 130 105
Rank change year-on-year +23 -25  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 10 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.33% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.41% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 14
Median daily rate £313 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.87% +13.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £274 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £585 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.66% -  

PRINCE 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1707 2467 1821
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.51% 82.62% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1478 1128
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 54 76
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing PRINCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in the West Midlands

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the West Midlands 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
Birmingham +22 5 £313 -40.47% 1
Warwickshire +12 2 £313 -
Coventry +14 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £350 -
PRINCE
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Project Management
3 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Six Sigma
5 6 (23.08%) Change Management
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
5 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
6 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (19.23%) PMP
6 5 (19.23%) PMI Certification
6 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (15.38%) Firewall
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
7 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
7 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (15.38%) PMO
8 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) WLAN
3 1 (3.85%) BGP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) DMVPN
3 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) OSPF
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.85%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Change Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Programme Planner
3 3 (11.54%) Project Planner
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Change Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Planner
4 2 (7.69%) Process Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
4 6 (23.08%) Six Sigma
5 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) SSADM
7 2 (7.69%) UML
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (19.23%) PMI Certification
2 5 (19.23%) PMP
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.85%) Sage
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
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