Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Certification
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 88 91
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.54% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 1.90% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 12
Reading median daily rate - £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.24% +4.94%
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £381 £438
% change year-on-year +18.03% -12.86% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 309 421 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.47% 28.56% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 206 279
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.32%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £257
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 64
Reading median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +16.50% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.63 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £54.64
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Reading

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Reading

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Billing

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Product Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP