Period
to 16 July 2018

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 6 months to 16 July 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.

PRINCE 2
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 33 45
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 62 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.24% 4.37% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.94% 5.40% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 46
Reading median daily rate £425 £431 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% +6.81% -5.00%
10th Percentile £310 £258 £251
90th Percentile £571 £502 £505
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +146.09% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £55.00 £22.35
% change year-on-year -75.45% +146.09% -

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,254 1,018 1,492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.83% 80.79% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 519 847
Reading median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £241 £250
90th Percentile £602 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 53 40
Reading median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -21.70% +3.71%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.13 £57.50 £60.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +43.33% -14.29% -21.35%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 Reading region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 39 (62.90%) Project Management
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (25.81%) Finance
5 15 (24.19%) PMI Certification
6 13 (20.97%) PMI
6 13 (20.97%) ITIL
7 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
8 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Project
8 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
9 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
10 7 (11.29%) Degree
11 6 (9.68%) WFM
11 6 (9.68%) Decision-Making
11 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.68%) CRM
12 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (8.06%) Cisco
12 5 (8.06%) VoIP
12 5 (8.06%) Oracle
12 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
12 5 (8.06%) IP Telephony
12 5 (8.06%) Data Privacy
12 5 (8.06%) Marketing
12 5 (8.06%) Migration
12 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (8.06%) Unified Communications
12 5 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) WordPress
3 1 (1.61%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) IP Telephony
1 5 (8.06%) Unified Communications
1 5 (8.06%) VoIP
2 3 (4.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) LTE
3 2 (3.23%) SMS
3 2 (3.23%) VoLTE
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.61%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Digital Project Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Designer
5 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Information Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Information Security Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Information Security Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Security Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Web Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) PMI
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.84%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) VLE
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.61%) EPoS
6 1 (1.61%) IVR
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
1 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (62.90%) Project Management
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (33.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.97%) ITIL
5 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
6 7 (11.29%) ITIL V3
7 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.68%) CRM
7 6 (9.68%) Decision-Making
7 6 (9.68%) WFM
8 5 (8.06%) Data Architecture
8 5 (8.06%) Data Privacy
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
9 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (6.45%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.45%) Scrum
9 4 (6.45%) SDLC
9 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) PMI Certification
2 7 (11.29%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.84%) APMP
5 3 (4.84%) CISA
5 3 (4.84%) CISM
5 3 (4.84%) CISSP
5 3 (4.84%) ISEB
5 3 (4.84%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (4.84%) PMP
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
6 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) GDPR
1 4 (6.45%) PMO
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (3.23%) P3O
4 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Cisco
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) Remedy
4 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.23%) Ericsson
5 2 (3.23%) Ivanti
5 2 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.61%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) McAfee
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware