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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 28 16 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 131 178 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.12% 7.07% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 9.45% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 85 66
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £515 £458
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 £25.00 £28.63
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.66%
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
1884 1884 1697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.62% 74.88% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 894 766
Average daily rate £388 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 21 29
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.07 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.10% -43.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £44.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 August 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 August 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 +2 43 £435 +2.35% 4
Bracknell -5 21 £293 -24.75% 5
Slough -9 13 £406 +16.07% 1
Newbury -6 10 £394 -1.56% 2
Windsor +3 5 £463 - 1
Maidenhead 0 1 £450 +33.33% 2
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 163 (68.49%) Project Management
2 81 (34.03%) Telecoms
3 56 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (22.69%) PMI Certification
5 52 (21.85%) Finance
6 49 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (20.17%) ITIL
8 38 (15.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 38 (15.97%) PMP
9 37 (15.55%) MS Excel
10 36 (15.13%) Microsoft
11 29 (12.18%) MS Project
11 29 (12.18%) MS Office
12 28 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 25 (10.50%) Data Centre
13 25 (10.50%) Risk Management
13 25 (10.50%) Change Management
13 25 (10.50%) Degree
14 22 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (9.24%) Change Control
15 21 (8.82%) Project Planning
16 19 (7.98%) Migration
16 19 (7.98%) PMI
16 19 (7.98%) PRINCE
17 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (7.14%) Security Cleared
19 16 (6.72%) Programme Management
19 16 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
20 15 (6.30%) Service Delivery
20 15 (6.30%) SAP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (5.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.68%) Lync
3 3 (1.26%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 37 (15.55%) MS Excel
2 29 (12.18%) MS Project
2 29 (12.18%) MS Office
3 16 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.36%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.26%) Maya
5 3 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.84%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.42%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.42%) Magento
4 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.42%) Lawson
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.20%) LAN
1 10 (4.20%) WAN
2 8 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (2.94%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (2.52%) Unified Communications
5 5 (2.10%) IP Telephony
5 5 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.68%) Intranet
6 4 (1.68%) Internet
7 3 (1.26%) Extranet
7 3 (1.26%) 4G
7 3 (1.26%) Firewall
7 3 (1.26%) Network Security
8 2 (0.84%) LLU
8 2 (0.84%) LTE
8 2 (0.84%) MVNO
8 2 (0.84%) VoLTE
8 2 (0.84%) 3G
8 2 (0.84%) RNC
8 2 (0.84%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.42%) Big Data
3 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) Selenium
2 1 (0.42%) TestNG
2 1 (0.42%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.42%) JUnit
2 1 (0.42%) JMeter
2 1 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 81 (34.03%) Telecoms
2 52 (21.85%) Finance
3 12 (5.04%) Billing
4 8 (3.36%) Marketing
4 8 (3.36%) Retail
5 6 (2.52%) Banking
6 4 (1.68%) Legal
6 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.26%) Electronics
8 2 (0.84%) French Language
8 2 (0.84%) German Language
8 2 (0.84%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Military
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 135 (56.72%) Project Manager
2 19 (7.98%) Analyst
3 15 (6.30%) Programme Manager
4 14 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 13 (5.46%) Coordinator
6 12 (5.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 12 (5.04%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (4.20%) Technical Manager
8 9 (3.78%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (3.78%) Project Coordinator
9 7 (2.94%) Senior Manager
9 7 (2.94%) Architect
9 7 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (2.52%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.52%) Transition Manager
10 6 (2.52%) SAP Manager
11 5 (2.10%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 5 (2.10%) Agile Project Manager
11 5 (2.10%) SAP Project Manager
11 5 (2.10%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.50%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.98%) PMI
3 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.46%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.26%) DTV
5 3 (1.26%) Economics
5 3 (1.26%) IPTV
5 3 (1.26%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.84%) User Experience
6 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.84%) FMCG
6 2 (0.84%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.42%) Handset
7 1 (0.42%) IVR
7 1 (0.42%) Life Science
7 1 (0.42%) CMDB
7 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.88%) Windows
2 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.68%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.42%) UNIX
4 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (68.49%) Project Management
2 56 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (20.17%) ITIL
5 25 (10.50%) Change Management
5 25 (10.50%) Risk Management
6 22 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (9.24%) Change Control
7 21 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 19 (7.98%) PRINCE
8 19 (7.98%) Migration
9 16 (6.72%) Programme Management
10 15 (6.30%) Service Delivery
11 14 (5.88%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.04%) Scrum
12 12 (5.04%) Six Sigma
12 12 (5.04%) CRM
12 12 (5.04%) Service Management
13 11 (4.62%) Release Management
13 11 (4.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.68%) C
2 3 (1.26%) SQL
3 2 (0.84%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) PHP
4 1 (0.42%) C#
4 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (22.69%) PMI Certification
2 38 (15.97%) PMP
2 38 (15.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 25 (10.50%) Degree
5 17 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 13 (5.46%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.26%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.84%) CISSP
10 2 (0.84%) CCIE
11 1 (0.42%) CCNP
11 1 (0.42%) CCDP
11 1 (0.42%) ISEB
11 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.88%) QA
2 13 (5.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.10%) SLA
5 4 (1.68%) ISO 14001
6 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.84%) COBIT
7 2 (0.84%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) OpenView
1 1 (0.42%) TeamSite
1 1 (0.42%) Netcool
1 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (15.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.30%) SAP
3 13 (5.46%) Cognos
4 10 (4.20%) Ericsson
4 10 (4.20%) Remedy
4 10 (4.20%) Amdocs
5 8 (3.36%) VMware
5 8 (3.36%) Citrix
6 7 (2.94%) Cisco
7 6 (2.52%) Oracle
7 6 (2.52%) HP
8 5 (2.10%) Nokia
9 4 (1.68%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.26%) Huawei
11 2 (0.84%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.84%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.84%) EMC
11 2 (0.84%) Intel
12 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft
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