The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 87 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 39 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.46% 3.37% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £278 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £386
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +44.23%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
714 624 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.42% 25.51% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 244 261
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £189 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% -35.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +6 5 £438 -2.77% 4
Bracknell +10 2 £425 +150.00%
Newbury - 2 £513 - 3
Maidenhead - 1 £338 - 1
Windsor - - - - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 59 (92.19%) PRINCE2
2 32 (50.00%) Project Management
3 26 (40.63%) Telecoms
4 23 (35.94%) PRINCE
5 18 (28.13%) Finance
6 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
7 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.63%) MS Project
9 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
10 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
10 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
11 6 (9.38%) PMP
11 6 (9.38%) ITIL
11 6 (9.38%) WAN
12 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
12 5 (7.81%) Degree
12 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
13 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
13 4 (6.25%) Critical Path Analysis
13 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (6.25%) CRM
13 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
13 4 (6.25%) Oracle
14 3 (4.69%) Cisco
14 3 (4.69%) SAN
14 3 (4.69%) EMC
14 3 (4.69%) ISEB
14 3 (4.69%) SQL
14 3 (4.69%) MS Office
14 3 (4.69%) Windows

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Project
2 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.69%) MS Office
5 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.56%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) WAN
2 3 (4.69%) LAN
2 3 (4.69%) FTP
2 3 (4.69%) SAN
2 3 (4.69%) NAS
2 3 (4.69%) MVNO
3 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
4 1 (1.56%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.56%) UMTS
4 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.56%) IPv6
4 1 (1.56%) Intranet
4 1 (1.56%) MPLS
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.56%) HSPA
4 1 (1.56%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) MS Access
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Toad
1 2 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 2 (3.13%) Introscope
1 2 (3.13%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (3.13%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.56%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 18 (28.13%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Automotive
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (10.94%) Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Transition Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Desktop Manager
6 2 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (1.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (1.56%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) JDBC
1 2 (3.13%) ODBC
1 2 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) IPTV
2 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
2 1 (1.56%) PMI
2 1 (1.56%) Firmware
2 1 (1.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Solaris
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
3 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (92.19%) PRINCE2
2 32 (50.00%) Project Management
3 23 (35.94%) PRINCE
4 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.38%) ITIL
8 4 (6.25%) CRM
8 4 (6.25%) Critical Path Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.13%) Functional Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.13%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Usability Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Performance Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Migration
10 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) VB
2 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.13%) C++
2 2 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
2 6 (9.38%) PMP
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) ISEB
6 2 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Server
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) nmon
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) EMC
3 3 (4.69%) VMware
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Planview
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.13%) Metastorm
4 2 (3.13%) Open Text
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 1 (1.56%) Agilent
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