The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 30 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.

PRINCE
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 111 119
Rank change year-on-year +20 +8  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 8 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.52% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.65% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 20
Median daily rate £200 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -0.06%  
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 £45.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -19.19%  

PRINCE 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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1470 1992 2207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.37% 80.26% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1033 1162
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £281 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 48 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Berkshire

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Berkshire

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Berkshire

PRINCE
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 PRINCE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Reading +16 2 £265 -33.75%
Maidenhead - 2 £200 -
PRINCE
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) PMI Certification
4 8 (50.00%) PMP
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Document Management
7 3 (18.75%) SDLC
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Documentum
8 2 (12.50%) MS Project
8 2 (12.50%) MS Office
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) PMO
8 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 1 (6.25%) QA
9 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
9 1 (6.25%) Time Management
9 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) Banking

PRINCE
Co-occurring 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 3 (18.75%) Documentum
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Documentum Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Director
4 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Document Management
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) PMI Certification
2 8 (50.00%) PMP
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com