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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 109 96 79
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 18 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.24% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.58% 5.29% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £415 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £428 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £386
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -23.61%
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
699 605 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.80% 23.37% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 260 162
Average daily rate £375 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.71 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £18.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +6 6 £475 +14.45% 1
Slough - 2 £375 - 2
Bracknell - 1 £390 -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 62 (98.41%) PRINCE2
2 37 (58.73%) Project Management
3 16 (25.40%) Telecoms
4 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (17.46%) Migration
6 11 (17.46%) Change Management
6 11 (17.46%) MS Project
7 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
7 10 (15.87%) Cisco
7 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
7 10 (15.87%) MPLS
7 10 (15.87%) Finance
7 10 (15.87%) Degree
7 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (14.29%) Smart Meter
8 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (14.29%) F5
8 9 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (14.29%) FortiGate
8 9 (14.29%) Firewall
8 9 (14.29%) BGP
8 9 (14.29%) ITIL
8 9 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 9 (14.29%) Linux
9 8 (12.70%) CRM
10 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.59%) WordPress
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Project
2 10 (15.87%) MS Visio
3 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 6 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) MPLS
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (3.17%) MVNO
3 2 (3.17%) LTE
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) 2G
4 1 (1.59%) Broadband
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) 3G
4 1 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.59%) DB2
1 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) ERwin
General
1 16 (25.40%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Billing
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
6 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Environment Manager
2 9 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 7 (11.11%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Test Environment Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Junior
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Process Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Process Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Business Improvement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) NHS
5 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) PMI
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
6 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (98.41%) PRINCE2
2 37 (58.73%) Project Management
3 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) Migration
4 11 (17.46%) Change Management
5 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (14.29%) ITIL
7 8 (12.70%) CRM
8 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.52%) Integration Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Validation
10 5 (7.94%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.94%) Change Control
11 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
11 4 (6.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) PHP
2 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (4.76%) PMP
3 3 (4.76%) ISEB
3 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PgMP
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Cisco
3 9 (14.29%) F5
3 9 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Cognos
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
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