The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 127 129
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 10 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.52% 0.080% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 0.30% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £450 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -1.19% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -15.49% -13.93%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 446 661 662
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.41% 26.48% 23.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 333 301
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.44% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 28
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.70% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £7.88 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 +22 4 £450 +50.00%
Slough - 2 £495 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 22 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (86.36%) Project Management
3 16 (72.73%) Risk Management
4 11 (50.00%) Billing
5 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (40.91%) Finance
6 9 (40.91%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (36.36%) Supplier Management
7 8 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (27.27%) SAP
9 5 (22.73%) Ariba
9 5 (22.73%) Information Security
9 5 (22.73%) PMO
9 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
9 5 (22.73%) Concur
10 4 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (18.18%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
11 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 2 (9.09%) Presales
12 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
12 2 (9.09%) Business Development
12 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
General
1 11 (50.00%) Billing
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) SAP Manager
3 5 (22.73%) SAP Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
5 3 (13.64%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Project Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Service Transformation Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Programme Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (86.36%) Project Management
3 16 (72.73%) Risk Management
4 10 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (40.91%) Matrix Organization
6 8 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (36.36%) Supplier Management
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security
8 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 2 (9.09%) Business Development
10 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
10 2 (9.09%) CRM
10 2 (9.09%) ERP
10 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
10 2 (9.09%) Presales
10 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (9.09%) UML
10 2 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) GxP
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 5 (22.73%) Ariba
2 5 (22.73%) Concur
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) hybris
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Siebel