The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 140 150 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.86% 5.36% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 7.17% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 106 80
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£375 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £313 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +7.69%
PRINCE2
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2014 2092 1571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.93% 74.79% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1043 1095 627
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 60 68
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -37.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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 +8 48 £414 +8.88% 5
Slough -3 20 £400 -11.11% 3
Newbury -11 17 £331 -22.96% 3
Bracknell +4 9 £390 +14.36% 3
Windsor - 6 £375 -
Maidenhead +4 4 - -
Wokingham - 2 £425 -
Hungerford - - - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 172 (58.70%) Project Management
2 114 (38.91%) Telecoms
3 80 (27.30%) PMI Certification
4 69 (23.55%) ITIL
5 66 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (21.50%) Finance
7 55 (18.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 53 (18.09%) Microsoft
9 50 (17.06%) MS Excel
10 47 (16.04%) PMP
11 41 (13.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 40 (13.65%) Programme Management
13 38 (12.97%) Degree
13 38 (12.97%) MS Project
14 33 (11.26%) PMI
15 32 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (10.58%) MS Office
17 30 (10.24%) Scrum
18 28 (9.56%) Service Delivery
19 26 (8.87%) Change Management
19 26 (8.87%) PRINCE
20 25 (8.53%) MS PowerPoint
21 23 (7.85%) Migration
21 23 (7.85%) Release Management
22 21 (7.17%) Risk Management
22 21 (7.17%) SharePoint
22 21 (7.17%) MS Visio
23 20 (6.83%) 3G
24 19 (6.48%) Change Control
25 18 (6.14%) Retail

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 21 (7.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.37%) Lync
3 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.34%) IIS
3 1 (0.34%) Apache
3 1 (0.34%) SAS
3 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.34%) CMS
3 1 (0.34%) Drupal
3 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 38 (12.97%) MS Project
3 31 (10.58%) MS Office
4 25 (8.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (7.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.34%) Agresso
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.02%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.83%) 3G
2 15 (5.12%) MPLS
3 11 (3.75%) Firewall
3 11 (3.75%) Broadband
3 11 (3.75%) 4G
4 10 (3.41%) Ethernet
4 10 (3.41%) 2G
5 9 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (3.07%) BGP
5 9 (3.07%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (2.73%) WAN
6 8 (2.73%) Internet
7 7 (2.39%) ATM
8 6 (2.05%) SDH
8 6 (2.05%) VPN
8 6 (2.05%) LTE
8 6 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (2.05%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (1.71%) SMS
10 4 (1.37%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.37%) QlikView
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.34%) Xcelsius
5 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.34%) Big Data
5 1 (0.34%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) ERwin
2 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
General
1 114 (38.91%) Telecoms
2 63 (21.50%) Finance
3 18 (6.14%) Retail
4 12 (4.10%) Billing
5 10 (3.41%) Marketing
6 9 (3.07%) Banking
7 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.05%) Legal
9 4 (1.37%) Automotive
10 3 (1.02%) Electronics
10 3 (1.02%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.34%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Law
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
11 1 (0.34%) Local Government
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (52.56%) Project Manager
2 29 (9.90%) Technical Manager
3 25 (8.53%) Coordinator
4 20 (6.83%) Delivery Manager
5 19 (6.48%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 18 (6.14%) Analyst
7 17 (5.80%) Programme Manager
7 17 (5.80%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 14 (4.78%) Technical Project Manager
9 13 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 13 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (4.10%) Project Coordinator
10 12 (4.10%) Business Analyst
11 11 (3.75%) Test Manager
11 11 (3.75%) IT Project Manager
12 10 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
12 10 (3.41%) Senior Manager
13 9 (3.07%) Environment Manager
14 8 (2.73%) Change Manager
14 8 (2.73%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.34%) .NET
1 1 (0.34%) J2EE
1 1 (0.34%) SOAP
1 1 (0.34%) Struts
1 1 (0.34%) Hibernate
1 1 (0.34%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.26%) PMI
2 32 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.07%) Smart Meter
6 7 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.37%) User Experience
7 4 (1.37%) NHS
8 3 (1.02%) DTV
8 3 (1.02%) IPTV
8 3 (1.02%) FMCG
9 2 (0.68%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.68%) PKI
10 1 (0.34%) Life Science
10 1 (0.34%) IVR
10 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.10%) Windows
2 11 (3.75%) Linux
2 11 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.68%) UNIX
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (58.70%) Project Management
2 69 (23.55%) ITIL
3 66 (22.53%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (13.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (13.65%) Programme Management
6 30 (10.24%) Scrum
7 28 (9.56%) Service Delivery
8 26 (8.87%) Change Management
8 26 (8.87%) PRINCE
9 23 (7.85%) Migration
9 23 (7.85%) Release Management
10 21 (7.17%) Risk Management
11 19 (6.48%) Change Control
12 16 (5.46%) Waterfall
12 16 (5.46%) Project Planning
13 15 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.12%) CRM
14 14 (4.78%) Supplier Management
14 14 (4.78%) Dependency Management
15 12 (4.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.41%) SQL
2 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
2 2 (0.68%) C
2 2 (0.68%) Java
2 2 (0.68%) PHP
3 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 80 (27.30%) PMI Certification
2 55 (18.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 47 (16.04%) PMP
4 38 (12.97%) Degree
5 16 (5.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.73%) CISSP
7 8 (2.73%) CISM
8 7 (2.39%) ISEB
9 6 (2.05%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.71%) MAPM
11 4 (1.37%) NVQ Level 3
11 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.68%) VCP4
13 2 (0.68%) CRISC
13 2 (0.68%) CISA
14 1 (0.34%) GIAC
14 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.10%) QA
2 10 (3.41%) SLA
2 10 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) P3O
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (3.07%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.80%) Cisco
3 12 (4.10%) SAP
4 11 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.75%) CheckPoint
4 11 (3.75%) F5
5 9 (3.07%) Oracle
6 7 (2.39%) Amdocs
7 6 (2.05%) VMware
8 5 (1.71%) Citrix
9 3 (1.02%) Ericsson
9 3 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.02%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.68%) HP
10 2 (0.68%) EMC
10 2 (0.68%) Informatica
10 2 (0.68%) Huawei
10 2 (0.68%) Websense
10 2 (0.68%) BT
11 1 (0.34%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Bracknell, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
University of Reading
Rate: From £28,695 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago