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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 152 113 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.17% 4.31% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 6.30% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 65 56
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £20.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £31.03 £23.79
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +30.44%
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
1775 1794 2022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.10% 68.37% 68.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 904 736
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 47 50
Average hourly rate £27.83 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +24 54 £425 +6.25% 13
Slough +8 24 £450 +50.00% 2
Bracknell 0 14 £275 -32.09% 1
Newbury -8 3 £450 +12.50% 3
Windsor - 3 - -
Maidenhead +1 2 £375 - 2
Wokingham +3 1 - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 172 (53.92%) Project Management
2 101 (31.66%) Telecoms
3 98 (30.72%) Finance
4 78 (24.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 62 (19.44%) PMI Certification
6 61 (19.12%) MS Project
7 57 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (17.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (17.24%) PMP
10 54 (16.93%) MS Excel
11 51 (15.99%) ITIL
11 51 (15.99%) Microsoft
12 42 (13.17%) Programme Management
13 41 (12.85%) MS Office
14 40 (12.54%) MS Visio
14 40 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (10.66%) Degree
16 30 (9.40%) PRINCE
17 29 (9.09%) SharePoint
18 23 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 23 (7.21%) Change Control
19 21 (6.58%) Time Management
19 21 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
19 21 (6.58%) Risk Management
19 21 (6.58%) Service Delivery
19 21 (6.58%) Change Management
20 20 (6.27%) Migration
20 20 (6.27%) SAP
20 20 (6.27%) Security Cleared
21 19 (5.96%) Project Planning

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 29 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.63%) Lync
2 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.31%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.31%) IIS
3 1 (0.31%) Apache
3 1 (0.31%) CMS
3 1 (0.31%) WordPress
3 1 (0.31%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.31%) Drupal
3 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 61 (19.12%) MS Project
2 54 (16.93%) MS Excel
3 41 (12.85%) MS Office
4 40 (12.54%) MS Visio
5 21 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.31%) Agresso
4 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.64%) 4G
2 15 (4.70%) 3G
3 13 (4.08%) Internet
4 9 (2.82%) LTE
5 7 (2.19%) SMS
6 6 (1.88%) MVNO
6 6 (1.88%) Broadband
6 6 (1.88%) Intranet
7 5 (1.57%) WAN
7 5 (1.57%) SDH
7 5 (1.57%) Firewall
7 5 (1.57%) VoLTE
8 4 (1.25%) ATM
8 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.25%) MPLS
9 3 (0.94%) SAN
9 3 (0.94%) BGP
9 3 (0.94%) LAN
9 3 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.19%) Data Mining
2 6 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (0.63%) Big Data
5 2 (0.63%) QlikView
5 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.63%) MS Access
6 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.31%) DB2
6 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.31%) Xcelsius
6 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.31%) ERwin
1 1 (0.31%) Toad
1 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.31%) Introscope
1 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
1 1 (0.31%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (0.31%) StarTeam
1 1 (0.31%) JProfiler
General
1 101 (31.66%) Telecoms
2 98 (30.72%) Finance
3 17 (5.33%) Retail
4 15 (4.70%) Marketing
5 9 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.82%) Billing
6 8 (2.51%) Automotive
7 7 (2.19%) Electronics
7 7 (2.19%) Banking
8 5 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.94%) Legal
9 3 (0.94%) German Language
10 2 (0.63%) French Language
10 2 (0.63%) Games
11 1 (0.31%) Military
11 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (58.93%) Project Manager
2 34 (10.66%) Analyst
3 25 (7.84%) Coordinator
4 18 (5.64%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (5.02%) Programme Manager
5 16 (5.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 16 (5.02%) OSS Project Manager
6 15 (4.70%) Technical Manager
6 15 (4.70%) Project Coordinator
6 15 (4.70%) Technical Project Manager
7 13 (4.08%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 13 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
8 12 (3.76%) Business Analyst
8 12 (3.76%) PMO Analyst
9 11 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (3.45%) Senior Manager
10 9 (2.82%) Administrator
10 9 (2.82%) Project Administrator
11 7 (2.19%) Project Planner
11 7 (2.19%) Programme Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.63%) HTML
1 2 (0.63%) Middleware
2 1 (0.31%) J2EE
2 1 (0.31%) JDBC
2 1 (0.31%) Struts
2 1 (0.31%) ODBC
2 1 (0.31%) EDI
2 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.82%) NHS
4 8 (2.51%) PMI
5 7 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.88%) Data Extraction
6 6 (1.88%) DTV
7 4 (1.25%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.63%) User Experience
8 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.63%) Life Science
8 2 (0.63%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.31%) IVR
9 1 (0.31%) FMCG
9 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.31%) Informatics
9 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.76%) Windows
2 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (1.25%) Linux
4 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.63%) UNIX
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
6 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (53.92%) Project Management
2 56 (17.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (15.99%) ITIL
4 42 (13.17%) Programme Management
5 40 (12.54%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (9.40%) PRINCE
7 23 (7.21%) Change Control
8 21 (6.58%) Time Management
8 21 (6.58%) Risk Management
8 21 (6.58%) Service Delivery
8 21 (6.58%) Change Management
9 20 (6.27%) Migration
10 19 (5.96%) Project Planning
10 19 (5.96%) CRM
11 17 (5.33%) Service Management
12 16 (5.02%) Supplier Management
13 14 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (4.08%) Dependency Management
15 12 (3.76%) Matrix Management
16 11 (3.45%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.76%) SQL
2 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
2 2 (0.63%) Java
3 1 (0.31%) PowerHouse
3 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.31%) PHP
3 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.31%) VBScript
3 1 (0.31%) VB
3 1 (0.31%) VBA
3 1 (0.31%) C
3 1 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 78 (24.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 62 (19.44%) PMI Certification
3 55 (17.24%) PMP
4 34 (10.66%) Degree
5 23 (7.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (6.27%) Security Cleared
7 16 (5.02%) SC Cleared
8 13 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.82%) CISSP
10 8 (2.51%) CISM
11 7 (2.19%) ISEB
12 6 (1.88%) MAPM
13 3 (0.94%) CISA
13 3 (0.94%) APMP
13 3 (0.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 3 (0.94%) CRISC
14 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.63%) CIMA
15 1 (0.31%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.88%) SLA
4 5 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.57%) QA
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
3 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.31%) WMI
2 1 (0.31%) nmon
2 1 (0.31%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 51 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.27%) SAP
3 17 (5.33%) Oracle
4 10 (3.13%) Cisco
5 9 (2.82%) Hyperion
5 9 (2.82%) VMware
6 8 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.25%) Metastorm
7 4 (1.25%) Amdocs
7 4 (1.25%) Open Text
7 4 (1.25%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.25%) Citrix
7 4 (1.25%) HP
8 3 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.94%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.94%) NEC
8 3 (0.94%) F5
9 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.63%) IBM
9 2 (0.63%) EMC
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