Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 188 132
Rank change year-on-year +23 -56 +21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 19 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 2.50% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 28
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +29.03% +3.33%
10th Percentile £354 £463 £289
90th Percentile £526 £540 £529
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.67
% change year-on-year - -18.31% -3.81%

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 853 1279 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.80% 20.59% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 703 499
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £207 £238 £198
90th Percentile £524 £544 £525
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 43 66
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £24.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.49% -22.07% +44.55%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.55 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.00 £43.77
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -1.49% +10.87% +21.05%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 PRINCE2 Practitioner in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in the West Midlands

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 PRINCE2 Practitioner within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +11 6 £500 - 1
Coventry +23 5 £413 -25.00% 1
Warwickshire -1 5 £445 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £350 - 1
PRINCE2 Practitioner
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 19 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (63.16%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) PMP
7 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) PaaS
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) IaaS
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (10.53%) Presales
8 2 (10.53%) Office 365
8 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Retail
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 2 (10.53%) Migration
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) MCP

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) IaaS
2 3 (15.79%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) VoIP
1 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Data Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Office Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (63.16%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Presales
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) ITSM
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Epicor
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) VMware