Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 42 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 54 43 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.74% 3.46% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 4.20% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 46
Reading median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £190 £313 £288
90th Percentile £538 £540 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £435 £450 £419
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.46% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Reading median hourly rate - £37.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.79% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £22.35
% change year-on-year -64.00% +67.79% +3.95%

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 1,236 1,024 1,258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.71% 82.38% 80.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 566 728
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £230 £271 £239
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 40
Reading median hourly rate £20.75 £16.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.69% -24.99% -11.57%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.95 £14.63
90th Percentile £54.63 £47.50 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 36 (66.67%) Project Management
2 20 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) Finance
4 13 (24.07%) ITIL
4 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 9 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (14.81%) Project Planning
8 7 (12.96%) PMI Certification
8 7 (12.96%) PMO
8 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.11%) Decision-Making
10 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (9.26%) CRM
10 5 (9.26%) PMP
10 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
10 5 (9.26%) Project Governance
11 4 (7.41%) ITIL V3
11 4 (7.41%) LTE
11 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
11 4 (7.41%) VoLTE
11 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (7.41%) Service Management
11 4 (7.41%) Change Management
11 4 (7.41%) PMI
11 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma

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 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (1.85%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle CX
2 1 (1.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) LTE
1 4 (7.41%) VoLTE
1 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.56%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (3.70%) SMS
4 1 (1.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.85%) QlikView
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.81%) Programme Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Digital Project Manager
4 6 (11.11%) OSS Programme Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Voice Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
7 3 (5.56%) Designer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) PMI
4 3 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) EPoS
5 1 (1.85%) Robotics
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
1 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) Project Management
2 20 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) ITIL
5 9 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
6 8 (14.81%) Project Planning
7 6 (11.11%) Decision-Making
8 5 (9.26%) CRM
8 5 (9.26%) Project Governance
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Change Management
9 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL V3
9 4 (7.41%) Service Management
9 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma
10 3 (5.56%) Coaching
10 3 (5.56%) Critical Success Factor
10 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
10 3 (5.56%) Dependency Management
10 3 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C#
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) PMI Certification
1 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (9.26%) PMP
2 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.56%) APMP
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) ISEB
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) PMO
2 2 (3.70%) GDPR
2 2 (3.70%) P3O
3 1 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Ericsson
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Remedy
3 3 (5.56%) Informatica
3 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.70%) Ivanti
4 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee
5 1 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) VMware