The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 June 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 2
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 43 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 17 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.92% 3.42% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.27% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 13
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £295 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.80 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.42% -20.71%  

PRINCE2 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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 464 702 649
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.73% 80.05% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 420 320
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £500 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 36
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.81 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.21% -8.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £33.58 £41.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Reading

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Reading

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Reading over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Reading

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 47 (79.66%) Project Management
2 36 (61.02%) Microsoft Project
3 34 (57.63%) ITIL
4 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
5 28 (47.46%) Telecoms
6 26 (44.07%) Remedy
7 25 (42.37%) ITIL V3
8 22 (37.29%) Management Information System
9 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (18.64%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (18.64%) VoLTE
11 10 (16.95%) PMO
11 10 (16.95%) Ericsson
11 10 (16.95%) LTE
11 10 (16.95%) Degree
12 8 (13.56%) Finance
13 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
14 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
14 6 (10.17%) SAP
15 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
15 5 (8.47%) Six Sigma
15 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
15 5 (8.47%) SAP Implementation
15 5 (8.47%) Information Security
16 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (6.78%) MGW
16 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
16 4 (6.78%) Ariba
16 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.69%) Maya
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.69%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.78%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.39%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) VoLTE
1 11 (18.64%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (16.95%) LTE
3 4 (6.78%) MGW
4 1 (1.69%) 3G
4 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.69%) LAN
4 1 (1.69%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.69%) IDOL
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.69%) QlikView
1 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (47.46%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Digital Economy
4 2 (3.39%) Billing
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Project Manager
2 10 (16.95%) Voice Project Manager
3 5 (8.47%) Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Network Manager
4 4 (6.78%) SAP Manager
4 4 (6.78%) SAP Project Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Core Network Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Project Officer
5 3 (5.08%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (5.08%) Support Officer
6 2 (3.39%) Engagement Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) FMCG
2 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.39%) PMI
2 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) CMDB
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Unix
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Project Management
2 34 (57.63%) ITIL
3 25 (42.37%) ITIL V3
4 14 (23.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.47%) Information Security
5 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.47%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (8.47%) Six Sigma
6 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.78%) ERP
6 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 2 (3.39%) Change Control
8 2 (3.39%) Coaching
8 2 (3.39%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (3.39%) Presales
8 2 (3.39%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.08%) PMP
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.39%) APMP
6 2 (3.39%) ISEB
6 2 (3.39%) Master's Degree
6 2 (3.39%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) IIBA
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.07%) Remedy
3 10 (16.95%) Ericsson
4 6 (10.17%) SAP
5 4 (6.78%) Ariba
5 4 (6.78%) Concur
6 2 (3.39%) hybris
6 2 (3.39%) IBM
6 2 (3.39%) Informatica
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle
6 2 (3.39%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Huawei
7 1 (1.69%) Siebel
7 1 (1.69%) Trillium
7 1 (1.69%) Vertica
7 1 (1.69%) Zuora