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 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 74 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 47 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.94% 0.82% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.75% 3.13% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 8
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £473 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -6.50%
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
696 671 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.72% 26.17% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 279 252
Average daily rate £375 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 11
Average hourly rate £17.07 £15.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.70 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
Reading +15 13 £385 -3.75% 2
Slough +2 5 £450 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Newbury +1 2 £438 +6.06%
Maidenhead - 1 £375 -
Windsor - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 73 (93.59%) PRINCE2
2 41 (52.56%) Project Management
3 30 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 24 (30.77%) PRINCE
5 22 (28.21%) Finance
6 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
7 16 (20.51%) MS Project
8 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (15.38%) Risk Management
10 11 (14.10%) ITIL
11 10 (12.82%) Degree
12 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
12 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.97%) CRM
14 7 (8.97%) Project Planning
14 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
16 5 (6.41%) Matrix Management
16 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
16 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
16 5 (6.41%) MS Office
16 5 (6.41%) Oracle
16 5 (6.41%) WAN
17 4 (5.13%) PMP
17 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
17 4 (5.13%) Cisco
17 4 (5.13%) ISEB
17 4 (5.13%) SQL
17 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Drupal
3 1 (1.28%) WordPress
3 1 (1.28%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Project
2 9 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
4 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (6.41%) MS Office
6 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) WAN
2 4 (5.13%) MVNO
3 3 (3.85%) NAS
3 3 (3.85%) SAN
3 3 (3.85%) FTP
3 3 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) IPv6
5 1 (1.28%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.28%) UMTS
5 1 (1.28%) MPLS
5 1 (1.28%) Wireless
5 1 (1.28%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.28%) HSPA
5 1 (1.28%) LTE
5 1 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.28%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.28%) MS Access
2 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) DB2
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Toad
1 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.56%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.56%) Introscope
1 2 (2.56%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (2.56%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.28%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.28%) ERwin
General
1 30 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 22 (28.21%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Billing
4 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (67.95%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.38%) Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Business Improvement Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Transition Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Process Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Junior
7 2 (2.56%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) JDBC
1 2 (2.56%) ODBC
1 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.28%) PMI
4 1 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Solaris
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (93.59%) PRINCE2
2 41 (52.56%) Project Management
3 24 (30.77%) PRINCE
4 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 11 (14.10%) ITIL
7 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.97%) Project Planning
8 7 (8.97%) CRM
9 5 (6.41%) Matrix Management
10 4 (5.13%) Critical Path Analysis
11 3 (3.85%) Lean Six Sigma
11 3 (3.85%) Migration
11 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.85%) SOA
11 3 (3.85%) Six Sigma
11 3 (3.85%) Time Management
11 3 (3.85%) Change Control
11 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) VB
2 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.56%) C++
2 2 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) PHP
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) ISEB
3 4 (5.13%) PMP
3 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CCNP
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Server
1 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.56%) nmon
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Cisco
3 4 (5.13%) VMware
4 3 (3.85%) EMC
5 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.56%) Metastorm
5 2 (2.56%) Open Text
5 2 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.28%) Agilent
6 1 (1.28%) Planview
6 1 (1.28%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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