The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 87 112 97
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 33 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.34% 0.67% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 0.97% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £287 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.05% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -48.91%
PRINCE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1811 1760 2001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.56% 69.43% 66.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 801 733
Average daily rate £388 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 38
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £40.80 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the Berkshire region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Berkshire region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +5 2 £390 -
Reading +2 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £425 -
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
PRINCE
South East

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE.

1 45 (72.58%) Project Management
2 41 (66.13%) PRINCE2
3 34 (54.84%) Telecoms
4 25 (40.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 23 (37.10%) Finance
6 13 (20.97%) Risk Management
7 12 (19.35%) ITIL
8 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (14.52%) Oracle
9 9 (14.52%) Project Planning
10 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
11 7 (11.29%) HP UCMDB
11 7 (11.29%) ITIL V2
11 7 (11.29%) WMI
11 7 (11.29%) StarTeam
11 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
11 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
11 7 (11.29%) SQL
11 7 (11.29%) CRM
11 7 (11.29%) HP
11 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (11.29%) Borland
11 7 (11.29%) Serena
11 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
12 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
12 6 (9.68%) Logistics
13 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
13 5 (8.06%) Back Office
13 5 (8.06%) Oracle Applications
13 5 (8.06%) Microsoft

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
1 5 (8.06%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) MVNO
2 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.23%) LTE
3 1 (1.61%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) 3G
3 1 (1.61%) DWDM
3 1 (1.61%) MPLS
3 1 (1.61%) ADSL
3 1 (1.61%) Broadband
3 1 (1.61%) SDH
3 1 (1.61%) UMTS
3 1 (1.61%) VoIP
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) StarTeam
General
1 34 (54.84%) Telecoms
2 23 (37.10%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Back Office
4 4 (6.45%) Automotive
4 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 3 (4.84%) Billing
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Local Government
6 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (11.29%) Analyst
2 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (9.68%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Head of Service Delivery
7 1 (1.61%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Online Project Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Network Manager
7 1 (1.61%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) PMI
1 1 (1.61%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (72.58%) Project Management
2 41 (66.13%) PRINCE2
3 13 (20.97%) Risk Management
4 12 (19.35%) ITIL
5 11 (17.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.52%) Project Planning
7 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
8 7 (11.29%) ITIL V2
8 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
8 7 (11.29%) CRM
8 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.68%) Logistics
10 4 (6.45%) Critical Path Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Matrix Management
11 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.84%) Time Management
11 3 (4.84%) Budget Control
11 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.23%) Service Management
12 2 (3.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (9.68%) PMI Certification
4 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) APMP
5 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 7 (11.29%) HP UCMDB
1 7 (11.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) HP
2 7 (11.29%) Borland
2 7 (11.29%) Serena
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) Metastorm
4 2 (3.23%) Open Text
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Cramer