The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.48% 2.68% 5.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.06% 3.83% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £438 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +7.69%
PRINCE2
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
326 235 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 77.62% 69.94% 64.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 171 64
Average daily rate £384 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Southampton region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 16 (51.61%) Project Management
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (29.03%) MS Project
5 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) MS Office
7 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
8 4 (12.90%) Banking
8 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (9.68%) CAPM
9 3 (9.68%) Linux
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
10 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
10 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
10 2 (6.45%) PMP
10 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.45%) Degree
11 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
11 1 (3.23%) QA
11 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
11 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.23%) SCCM
11 1 (3.23%) System Testing

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Project
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 7 (22.58%) MS Office
4 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Extranet
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Coordinator
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Junior
4 3 (9.68%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Project Planner
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Director
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Programme Planner
6 1 (3.23%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Project Management
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.68%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
6 1 (3.23%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (3.23%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) COBOL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.68%) CAPM
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.45%) PMP
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix
2 1 (3.23%) Pegasus
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Dell KACE