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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 26 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 150 120 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.66% 4.66% 5.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 6.58% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 76 77
Average daily rate
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£400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £31.56 £27.45
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +14.95%
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
1827 1823 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 68.97% 70.74% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 913 681
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 55 75
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +26 53 £390 -13.33% 9
Slough -1 17 £425 +41.66% 5
Newbury -2 13 £425 +4.93% 2
Bracknell -6 6 £331 -22.05% 1
Windsor - 6 £375 -
Wokingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 179 (58.69%) Project Management
2 109 (35.74%) Telecoms
3 72 (23.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 72 (23.61%) PMI Certification
4 65 (21.31%) Finance
5 63 (20.66%) ITIL
6 60 (19.67%) MS Project
6 60 (19.67%) Microsoft
7 56 (18.36%) MS Excel
8 51 (16.72%) PMP
9 43 (14.10%) Programme Management
9 43 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (13.77%) MS Office
10 42 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
11 40 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (11.80%) MS Visio
13 32 (10.49%) Degree
14 28 (9.18%) Change Management
15 25 (8.20%) PRINCE
16 24 (7.87%) Risk Management
16 24 (7.87%) Supplier Management
16 24 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
16 24 (7.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 22 (7.21%) 3G
17 22 (7.21%) PMI
18 21 (6.89%) SharePoint
18 21 (6.89%) Migration
19 19 (6.23%) Project Planning
19 19 (6.23%) Service Delivery
19 19 (6.23%) Change Control

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (6.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.33%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.33%) WordPress
2 1 (0.33%) Drupal
2 1 (0.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.33%) Lync
2 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.33%) IIS
2 1 (0.33%) Apache
2 1 (0.33%) Commerce Server
2 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (0.33%) CMS
2 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (19.67%) MS Project
2 56 (18.36%) MS Excel
3 42 (13.77%) MS Office
4 36 (11.80%) MS Visio
5 24 (7.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.33%) Agresso
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.21%) 3G
2 17 (5.57%) 4G
3 12 (3.93%) MPLS
3 12 (3.93%) Internet
3 12 (3.93%) Firewall
4 9 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (2.95%) LTE
4 9 (2.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (2.95%) BGP
5 8 (2.62%) SMS
6 7 (2.30%) Broadband
7 6 (1.97%) ATM
7 6 (1.97%) SDH
8 5 (1.64%) VoLTE
8 5 (1.64%) MVNO
8 5 (1.64%) 2G
9 4 (1.31%) WAN
10 3 (0.98%) LAN
10 3 (0.98%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.31%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.66%) QlikView
4 2 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.33%) Xcelsius
5 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) Big Data
5 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.33%) DB2
5 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) JIRA
2 1 (0.33%) ERwin
2 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.33%) StarTeam
General
1 109 (35.74%) Telecoms
2 65 (21.31%) Finance
3 13 (4.26%) Retail
4 11 (3.61%) Marketing
4 11 (3.61%) Billing
5 10 (3.28%) Banking
6 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.97%) Automotive
8 4 (1.31%) Legal
8 4 (1.31%) Electronics
9 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.66%) German Language
10 2 (0.66%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Law
11 1 (0.33%) Local Government
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (56.39%) Project Manager
2 22 (7.21%) Coordinator
3 21 (6.89%) Programme Manager
3 21 (6.89%) Analyst
4 18 (5.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 18 (5.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 17 (5.57%) Technical Manager
5 17 (5.57%) IT Project Manager
5 17 (5.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 15 (4.92%) OSS Project Manager
7 13 (4.26%) Project Coordinator
7 13 (4.26%) Technical Project Manager
7 13 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 11 (3.61%) Senior Manager
8 11 (3.61%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (3.28%) Test Manager
10 9 (2.95%) Environment Manager
11 8 (2.62%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Project Planner
12 7 (2.30%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.33%) .NET
1 1 (0.33%) J2EE
1 1 (0.33%) SOAP
1 1 (0.33%) Struts
1 1 (0.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.21%) PMI
3 16 (5.25%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.95%) Smart Meter
5 8 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.31%) DTV
7 4 (1.31%) NHS
8 2 (0.66%) Life Science
8 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.66%) PKI
8 2 (0.66%) User Experience
9 1 (0.33%) FMCG
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.33%) IVR
9 1 (0.33%) IPTV
9 1 (0.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 11 (3.61%) Linux
2 8 (2.62%) Windows
3 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (58.69%) Project Management
2 63 (20.66%) ITIL
3 43 (14.10%) Programme Management
3 43 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (9.18%) Change Management
6 25 (8.20%) PRINCE
7 24 (7.87%) Risk Management
7 24 (7.87%) Supplier Management
8 21 (6.89%) Migration
9 19 (6.23%) Project Planning
9 19 (6.23%) Service Delivery
9 19 (6.23%) Change Control
10 18 (5.90%) Time Management
11 16 (5.25%) CRM
12 15 (4.92%) Service Management
12 15 (4.92%) Scrum
12 15 (4.92%) Dependency Management
13 14 (4.59%) Matrix Management
13 14 (4.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.97%) SQL
2 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.33%) Java
3 1 (0.33%) PHP
3 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (23.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 72 (23.61%) PMI Certification
2 51 (16.72%) PMP
3 32 (10.49%) Degree
4 24 (7.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (5.57%) Security Cleared
6 15 (4.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (3.28%) CISSP
9 9 (2.95%) CISM
10 5 (1.64%) MAPM
10 5 (1.64%) ISEB
11 3 (0.98%) CRISC
11 3 (0.98%) CISA
11 3 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.66%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.66%) CIMA
12 2 (0.66%) NVQ Level 3
13 1 (0.33%) APMP
13 1 (0.33%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.30%) SLA
3 6 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.97%) QA
4 5 (1.64%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) P3O
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.95%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 60 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.57%) SAP
3 12 (3.93%) Cisco
4 11 (3.61%) F5
4 11 (3.61%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.61%) CheckPoint
5 10 (3.28%) Oracle
6 6 (1.97%) Amdocs
7 4 (1.31%) VMware
8 3 (0.98%) HP
8 3 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.66%) EMC
9 2 (0.66%) Ericsson
9 2 (0.66%) IBM
10 1 (0.33%) Qualys
10 1 (0.33%) hybris
10 1 (0.33%) Splunk
10 1 (0.33%) Borland
10 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.33%) Cognos
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