The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.75% 7.29% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 8.60% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 20
Median daily rate £425 £325 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -36.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.07 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +10.00%
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
160 279 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 70.18% 84.80% 82.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 206 211
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 July 2016, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 16 (66.67%) Project Management
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) MS Project
7 4 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (12.50%) CAPM
8 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
8 3 (12.50%) HP
8 3 (12.50%) ISEB
8 3 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) VB
8 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
8 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
8 3 (12.50%) QA
8 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Dependency Management
9 2 (8.33%) Line Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Project
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) MPLS
1 1 (4.17%) NGN
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Local Government
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 3 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Test Leader
2 3 (12.50%) PMO Coordinator
2 3 (12.50%) Project Implementation Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (8.33%) CRM Manager
3 2 (8.33%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Service Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Implementation Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.17%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CAPM
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Epicor
4 1 (4.17%) Capita
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) VMware