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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 101 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 22 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 1.15% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.63% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £825 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £373
% change year-on-year
- +14.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £12.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+312.50% -64.44%
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
1815 1782 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.54% 70.41% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 867 682
Average daily rate £400 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Reading +3 4 - -
Newbury 0 3 £450 +41.17% 1
Slough - 2 £369 - 2
Bracknell +1 1 £400 +23.07% 2
PRINCE
South East

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 29 (63.04%) PRINCE2
2 24 (52.17%) Project Management
3 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
5 11 (23.91%) ITIL
6 9 (19.57%) Finance
7 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) Degree
7 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (13.04%) VPN
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.87%) Change Management
9 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.87%) Broadband
9 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (10.87%) MS Project
9 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.70%) PMP
10 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
10 4 (8.70%) Hyperion
10 4 (8.70%) Internet
10 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
10 4 (8.70%) MPLS
10 4 (8.70%) Cognos
10 4 (8.70%) ERP
10 4 (8.70%) MS Visio

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Project
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VPN
2 5 (10.87%) Broadband
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) MPLS
3 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
3 4 (8.70%) ISDN
3 4 (8.70%) PSTN
3 4 (8.70%) ADSL
3 4 (8.70%) LLU
4 3 (6.52%) MVNO
5 2 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
5 3 (6.52%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Service Manager
7 1 (2.17%) OSS Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) OSS Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Process Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) PMI
2 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.17%) Handset
3 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) PRINCE2
2 24 (52.17%) Project Management
3 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.91%) ITIL
5 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.70%) ERP
8 4 (8.70%) Dependency Management
8 4 (8.70%) Budget Control
9 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.35%) eTOM
9 2 (4.35%) Network Design
9 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.70%) PMP
3 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) OpenView
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Hyperion
2 4 (8.70%) Cognos
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Huawei
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) BMC
5 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.17%) webMethods
5 1 (2.17%) Infovista
5 1 (2.17%) Amdocs