The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 26 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 / Slough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 8 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.67% 1.95% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 2.56% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 11
Median daily rate £456 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.38% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 114 117 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 80.85% 75.97% 85.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 142
Median daily rate £419 £413 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.51% +12.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -32.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £11.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £175.00
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 Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Slough

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Slough over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Slough

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 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 Slough region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 17 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) PMP
3 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE
3 4 (23.53%) PMO
4 3 (17.65%) Service Design
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Legal
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) APMP
4 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Life Science
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (5.88%) Documentum
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.88%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Project Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Business Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Business Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Transition Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Transition Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Chief Operating Officer
5 1 (5.88%) Documentum Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) LIMS Manager
5 1 (5.88%) LIMS Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Presales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
1 2 (11.76%) LIMS
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (17.65%) Presales
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Service Design
4 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
1 4 (23.53%) PMP
2 3 (17.65%) APMP
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PMO
2 2 (11.76%) GxP
3 1 (5.88%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) LabWare
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Siebel