Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 141 142
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 17 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.43% 0.45% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 1.74% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 25
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £263 £188 £250
90th Percentile £660 £463 £473
South East median daily rate £463 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +15.63% - -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 - -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 796 975 1,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.12% 25.73% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 419 681
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £258 £248 £250
90th Percentile £585 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 84 61
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -3.23% -28.07%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.00 £7.69
90th Percentile £49.00 £53.75 £60.00
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £21.50 £32.38
% change year-on-year +44.19% -33.59% +43.89%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification 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 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 8 £435 -3.33% 1
Bracknell -1 2 - -
Slough - 2 - -
Maidenhead -6 1 £463 +60.87%
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (64.71%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Marketing
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
6 2 (11.76%) VLE
6 2 (11.76%) German Language
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) GDPR
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
7 1 (5.88%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Office 365
7 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.88%) PMP
7 1 (5.88%) EPoS
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Telecoms

PRINCE2 Certification
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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) German Language
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) IAM Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Identity Management Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Fraud Manager
4 1 (5.88%) GDPR Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) VLE
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (64.71%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (5.88%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Governance
7 1 (5.88%) Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS