Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 140 124
Rank change year-on-year -12 -16 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 16 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 0.53% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 2.00% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 33
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £285 £188 £260
90th Percentile £634 £488 £487
South East median daily rate £464 £375 £417
% change year-on-year +23.67% -10.07% +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 868 1,048 1,273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.49% 26.37% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 500 627
Berkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - -
10th Percentile £254 £220 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 62 97
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.60 £17.06 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.14% -44.79% +59.48%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £7.59
90th Percentile £40.90 £55.65 £57.39
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.19% -25.71% +100.00%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +10 7 £675 +68.75%
Slough +6 2 - - 2
Bracknell -8 2 - - 1
Newbury -15 2 £325 +51.16%
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (93.75%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 2 (12.50%) VLE
6 2 (12.50%) German Language
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.25%) PMP
7 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.25%) Billing
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) German Language
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IAM Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Fraud Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Product Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 15 (93.75%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
7 1 (6.25%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory