The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 45
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.46% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.89% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £525 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -12.65% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 46 53 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 23.12% 24.31% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 88
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Southampton

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Southampton

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle