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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 26 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 108 161 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.53% 6.60% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 8.89% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 78 58
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£425 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.95% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £221 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -28.06%
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
1765 1811 1672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.07% 74.25% 70.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 853 715
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 22 35
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -7 26 £445 +4.70% 15
Bracknell 0 16 £350 -6.66% 5
Slough -3 16 £400 +14.28% 2
Newbury -5 9 £388 +1.63% 3
Windsor +3 3 £475 - 2
Maidenhead -2 1 £450 +64.38% 2
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 161 (65.98%) Project Management
2 95 (38.93%) Telecoms
3 63 (25.82%) PMI Certification
3 63 (25.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (22.13%) Finance
6 51 (20.90%) ITIL
7 40 (16.39%) PMP
8 38 (15.57%) Microsoft
9 33 (13.52%) MS Excel
9 33 (13.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 28 (11.48%) MS Project
11 27 (11.07%) Degree
12 26 (10.66%) Change Management
13 25 (10.25%) PMI
13 25 (10.25%) PRINCE
14 24 (9.84%) Risk Management
15 23 (9.43%) Project Planning
16 22 (9.02%) Data Centre
17 21 (8.61%) Scrum
17 21 (8.61%) MS Office
18 20 (8.20%) Service Delivery
18 20 (8.20%) Programme Management
19 19 (7.79%) Change Control
20 18 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (7.38%) Migration
21 17 (6.97%) Release Management
21 17 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
21 17 (6.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 16 (6.56%) QA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 12 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.46%) Lync
3 2 (0.82%) CMS
4 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.41%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.48%) MS Project
3 21 (8.61%) MS Office
4 12 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (3.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.51%) WAN
2 10 (4.10%) LAN
3 7 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.46%) Unified Communications
4 6 (2.46%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (2.46%) Internet
5 5 (2.05%) 3G
5 5 (2.05%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.05%) 2G
5 5 (2.05%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.64%) Wireless
6 4 (1.64%) Intranet
6 4 (1.64%) LLU
6 4 (1.64%) Broadband
6 4 (1.64%) VPN
7 3 (1.23%) MPLS
7 3 (1.23%) Extranet
7 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.23%) Network Security
7 3 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.41%) Big Data
3 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 95 (38.93%) Telecoms
2 54 (22.13%) Finance
3 16 (6.56%) Billing
4 14 (5.74%) Retail
5 10 (4.10%) Marketing
6 7 (2.87%) Banking
7 6 (2.46%) Legal
8 4 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.82%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) German Language
10 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Automotive
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 140 (57.38%) Project Manager
2 27 (11.07%) Technical Manager
3 18 (7.38%) Delivery Manager
4 16 (6.56%) Coordinator
5 15 (6.15%) Analyst
6 14 (5.74%) Programme Manager
6 14 (5.74%) Technical Project Manager
7 13 (5.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 12 (4.92%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 11 (4.51%) Project Coordinator
9 11 (4.51%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (2.87%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 6 (2.46%) SAP Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Contracts Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (2.05%) SAP Project Manager
12 5 (2.05%) Architect
12 5 (2.05%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.23%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.25%) PMI
2 22 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.64%) IPTV
6 4 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.23%) Economics
8 2 (0.82%) DTV
8 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.82%) FMCG
8 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.82%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Life Science
9 1 (0.41%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Wiki
9 1 (0.41%) CCTV
9 1 (0.41%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.92%) Windows
2 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (65.98%) Project Management
2 63 (25.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (20.90%) ITIL
5 26 (10.66%) Change Management
6 25 (10.25%) PRINCE
7 24 (9.84%) Risk Management
8 23 (9.43%) Project Planning
9 21 (8.61%) Scrum
10 20 (8.20%) Programme Management
10 20 (8.20%) Service Delivery
11 19 (7.79%) Change Control
12 18 (7.38%) Migration
13 17 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (6.97%) Release Management
14 15 (6.15%) Waterfall
14 15 (6.15%) Software Delivery
15 13 (5.33%) E-Commerce
16 12 (4.92%) CRM
16 12 (4.92%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.05%) SQL
2 4 (1.64%) C
3 1 (0.41%) C#
3 1 (0.41%) Java
3 1 (0.41%) PHP
3 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (25.82%) PMI Certification
2 40 (16.39%) PMP
3 33 (13.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 27 (11.07%) Degree
5 17 (6.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (5.33%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.10%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.64%) ISEB
9 4 (1.64%) NVQ Level 3
9 4 (1.64%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.41%) CISSP
11 1 (0.41%) CCIE
11 1 (0.41%) CCNP
11 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) APMP
11 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) QA
2 10 (4.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (3.28%) SLA
4 4 (1.64%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.82%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.41%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) OpenView
1 1 (0.41%) TeamSite
1 1 (0.41%) Netcool
1 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.51%) SAP
3 9 (3.69%) Citrix
3 9 (3.69%) Cisco
4 7 (2.87%) VMware
4 7 (2.87%) Cognos
5 5 (2.05%) Oracle
5 5 (2.05%) HP
5 5 (2.05%) Amdocs
6 4 (1.64%) Ericsson
6 4 (1.64%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.82%) Remedy
7 2 (0.82%) EMC
7 2 (0.82%) Huawei
7 2 (0.82%) RedPrairie
7 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.41%) F5
8 1 (0.41%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.41%) Demandware
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: £ Competitive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Next Move IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago