The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 95 111
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 11 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 1.08% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 4.40% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 19
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.79% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.78 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+8.28% -32.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
520 613 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.48% 24.41% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 318 304
Median daily rate £395 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 34 27
Median hourly rate £15.50 £49.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.36% +50.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £7.68 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 4 £288 -
Bracknell +1 2 - -
Reading +15 1 £475 +15.15% 1
Newbury - 1 - - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 20 (95.24%) PRINCE2
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) PMP
4 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) MS Office
7 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) PMO
8 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
8 1 (4.76%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (4.76%) Contract Management
8 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.76%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
8 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (4.76%) Sitecore

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) DWDM
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) SDH
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 3 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) EMV
1 1 (4.76%) Life Science
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) PRINCE2
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) PMP
2 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
3 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore