The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 106 93 100
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 14 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 1.07% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.47% 4.00% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 14
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £197 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £533 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £16.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+120.31% -62.79%
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
567 675 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.13% 26.78% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 284 213
Average daily rate £398 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 12 15
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.28 £13.83 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.90 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Berkshire region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 6 £445 -15.23% 1
Newbury -2 2 £494 +3.94%
Windsor - 1 £475 -
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 33 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 21 (58.33%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Change Management
3 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) Finance
5 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 6 (16.67%) PMP
5 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Degree
7 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) MS Project
7 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.11%) Firewall
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 3 (8.33%) BGP
8 3 (8.33%) MPLS
8 3 (8.33%) Linux
8 3 (8.33%) SAP
8 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Lync
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Project
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (8.33%) MPLS
2 3 (8.33%) BGP
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) 3G
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) 2G
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) MVNO
4 1 (2.78%) LTE
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) Junos
4 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) Broadband
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 4 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Test Environment Manager
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 3 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (8.33%) Environment Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Transition Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Voice Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.78%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 21 (58.33%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Change Management
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.56%) Release Management
9 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) PMP
1 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) PgMP
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) F5
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.78%) Sophos
5 1 (2.78%) EMC