The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 20 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.64% 3.85% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 4.65% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Median daily rate £423 £354 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.43% +14.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 125 86 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 75.76% 82.69% 86.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 48
Median daily rate £430 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.47% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 12 21
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.05 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +15.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.83 £44.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Portsmouth

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Portsmouth

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Portsmouth

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
2 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 4 (30.77%) PMP
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Syclo
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (15.38%) Nintex
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Document Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maximo
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
4 2 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) B2C
5 1 (7.69%) EAM
5 1 (7.69%) P3M3
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) JSP 440
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Nintex
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Syclo
2 2 (15.38%) webMethods
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) SAP