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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 22 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 20 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.15% 6.62% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.38% 8.89% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 10
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£403 £315 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £265 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £365 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.35 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.37%
PRINCE2
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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
271 225 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 83.38% 74.50% 64.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 171 124
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £50.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £50.00 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £68.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) Project Management
3 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.19%) MS Project
4 11 (26.19%) ITIL
5 8 (19.05%) MS Office
5 8 (19.05%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 7 (16.67%) Banking
7 6 (14.29%) SDLC
7 6 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
8 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
8 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
9 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (9.52%) Linux
10 3 (7.14%) Oracle
10 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (7.14%) ISEB
10 3 (7.14%) PMP
10 3 (7.14%) CAPM
10 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.76%) Degree
11 2 (4.76%) Life Science
11 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Project
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Extranet
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Release Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Coordinator
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (2.38%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) SOAP
1 1 (2.38%) XML
1 1 (2.38%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Life Science
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
8 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) COBOL
2 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ISEB
3 3 (7.14%) PMP
3 3 (7.14%) CAPM
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Pegasus