The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 16 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 177 116 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.07% 4.74% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.64% 6.93% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 65 75
Average daily rate
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£400 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £187 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -4.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1836 1673 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.29% 68.40% 66.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 730 806
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 45
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 -5 35 £425 +13.33% 11
Slough +13 27 £350 +9.80% 4
Bracknell +12 17 £388 +32.81% 2
Newbury 0 15 £419 +4.68% 4
Maidenhead - 4 £274 - 4
Windsor - 3 - - 2
Wokingham - 3 £399 -
Ascot - - - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 181 (56.39%) Project Management
2 101 (31.46%) Finance
3 93 (28.97%) Telecoms
4 62 (19.31%) PMI Certification
5 60 (18.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 58 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (17.76%) MS Project
8 56 (17.45%) ITIL
9 51 (15.89%) PMP
10 48 (14.95%) MS Excel
11 45 (14.02%) PRINCE
12 39 (12.15%) Programme Management
13 37 (11.53%) Microsoft
14 33 (10.28%) Risk Management
15 32 (9.97%) SharePoint
15 32 (9.97%) MS Visio
16 31 (9.66%) Security Cleared
17 30 (9.35%) MS Office
18 27 (8.41%) Oracle
19 26 (8.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 25 (7.79%) Degree
21 23 (7.17%) MS PowerPoint
22 22 (6.85%) SC Cleared
23 21 (6.54%) ITIL Certification
23 21 (6.54%) SQL
24 20 (6.23%) Retail
24 20 (6.23%) Project Planning
25 19 (5.92%) SAP
26 17 (5.30%) Service Delivery
26 17 (5.30%) Change Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (9.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.56%) Lync
3 4 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.62%) Apache
4 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.31%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 57 (17.76%) MS Project
2 48 (14.95%) MS Excel
3 32 (9.97%) MS Visio
4 30 (9.35%) MS Office
5 23 (7.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) FastStats
7 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.31%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Office 365
2 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.12%) WAN
2 9 (2.80%) 4G
3 8 (2.49%) Intranet
3 8 (2.49%) Internet
4 7 (2.18%) 3G
4 7 (2.18%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.18%) LAN
5 6 (1.87%) MPLS
6 5 (1.56%) Firewall
6 5 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.56%) SAN
6 5 (1.56%) LTE
6 5 (1.56%) MVNO
7 4 (1.25%) Network Security
7 4 (1.25%) NGN
7 4 (1.25%) VoIP
8 3 (0.93%) UMTS
8 3 (0.93%) FTP
8 3 (0.93%) SDH
8 3 (0.93%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.18%) Data Mining
2 5 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.62%) MS Access
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.31%) QlikView
5 1 (0.31%) Big Data
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (2.18%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.62%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (0.62%) JProfiler
2 2 (0.62%) Toad
2 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.62%) Introscope
3 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 101 (31.46%) Finance
2 93 (28.97%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.23%) Retail
4 17 (5.30%) Marketing
5 14 (4.36%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.43%) Automotive
7 7 (2.18%) Electronics
8 5 (1.56%) Billing
9 4 (1.25%) Banking
10 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.93%) Legal
11 2 (0.62%) French Language
11 2 (0.62%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.31%) Publishing
12 1 (0.31%) Military
12 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 195 (60.75%) Project Manager
2 33 (10.28%) Analyst
3 22 (6.85%) Coordinator
4 18 (5.61%) Technical Manager
5 17 (5.30%) IT Project Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Programme Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Technical Project Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Senior Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Senior Project Manager
6 15 (4.67%) Project Coordinator
7 12 (3.74%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (3.74%) PMO Analyst
8 11 (3.43%) OSS Project Manager
9 10 (3.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 10 (3.12%) Administrator
10 9 (2.80%) Project Administrator
10 9 (2.80%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 8 (2.49%) Project Analyst
12 7 (2.18%) Configuration Analyst
12 7 (2.18%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.56%) HTML
2 3 (0.93%) Middleware
3 2 (0.62%) .NET
3 2 (0.62%) JDBC
3 2 (0.62%) ODBC
4 1 (0.31%) EDI
4 1 (0.31%) Struts
4 1 (0.31%) J2EE
4 1 (0.31%) CSS
4 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.31%) Lucene
4 1 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.74%) PMI
2 9 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.18%) NHS
4 6 (1.87%) DTV
4 6 (1.87%) Data Extraction
5 5 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.93%) FMCG
6 3 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.62%) EPoS
8 1 (0.31%) Firmware
8 1 (0.31%) IPTV
8 1 (0.31%) Informatics
8 1 (0.31%) Life Science
8 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.67%) Windows
2 3 (0.93%) UNIX
2 3 (0.93%) Solaris
2 3 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (56.39%) Project Management
2 58 (18.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (17.45%) ITIL
4 45 (14.02%) PRINCE
5 39 (12.15%) Programme Management
6 33 (10.28%) Risk Management
7 20 (6.23%) Project Planning
8 17 (5.30%) CRM
8 17 (5.30%) Service Delivery
8 17 (5.30%) Change Management
9 16 (4.98%) Service Management
9 16 (4.98%) Time Management
10 15 (4.67%) Migration
11 12 (3.74%) Document Management
12 11 (3.43%) Logistics
12 11 (3.43%) Resource Management
12 11 (3.43%) Change Control
12 11 (3.43%) Business Transformation
13 10 (3.12%) Configuration Management
13 10 (3.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.54%) SQL
2 5 (1.56%) Java
3 4 (1.25%) C
4 2 (0.62%) C++
4 2 (0.62%) VB
4 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.31%) VBA
5 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (19.31%) PMI Certification
2 60 (18.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 51 (15.89%) PMP
4 31 (9.66%) Security Cleared
5 26 (8.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 25 (7.79%) Degree
7 22 (6.85%) SC Cleared
8 21 (6.54%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.87%) ISEB
9 6 (1.87%) APMP
10 4 (1.25%) MAPM
11 3 (0.93%) CISSP
11 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.62%) MCSE
12 2 (0.62%) CCIE
12 2 (0.62%) CCNA
12 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.62%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.56%) QA
4 4 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.62%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.49%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (2.18%) WMI
3 2 (0.62%) nmon
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (11.53%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.41%) Oracle
3 19 (5.92%) SAP
4 13 (4.05%) Cisco
4 13 (4.05%) VMware
5 10 (3.12%) HP
5 10 (3.12%) Hyperion
6 9 (2.80%) Citrix
7 8 (2.49%) Serena
8 7 (2.18%) Borland
9 6 (1.87%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.25%) Metastorm
10 4 (1.25%) Open Text
11 3 (0.93%) NEC
11 3 (0.93%) EMC
12 2 (0.62%) Planview
12 2 (0.62%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.31%) ClickSoftware Technologies
13 1 (0.31%) Qualys
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