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 25 June 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.

PRINCE 2
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 22 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.56% 4.79% 10.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 6.09% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £388 £260 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.03% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £477 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 128 115 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 82.05% 78.77% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 54
Median daily rate £425 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 15
Median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.91% +13.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £52.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Portsmouth

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Syclo
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (20.00%) Nintex
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) webMethods
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Document Management
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (20.00%) Maximo
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) PLM

PRINCE2
Co-occurring 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maximo
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 4 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) EAM
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Nintex
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Syclo
1 2 (20.00%) webMethods
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) SAP