The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 / Southampton
Rank 30 24 37
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 6 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.30% 6.47% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 8.78% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 15
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £208 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £550
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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 205 205 350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 78.54% 73.74% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 131 243
Median daily rate £450 £368 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.44% -6.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% +20.00%  
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Southampton

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Southampton over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Southampton

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Southampton

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (27.78%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
5 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
6 3 (16.67%) PMO
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) P3M3
8 1 (5.56%) NAS
8 1 (5.56%) APMP
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.56%) Network Management
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Head of PMO
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Network Management
7 1 (5.56%) P3M3
7 1 (5.56%) Process Management
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) CCNA
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) APMP
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) SAP