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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 16 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 182 138 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.40% 5.41% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 7.74% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 82 60
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£400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
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
1805 1783 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.34% 69.84% 67.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 799 797
Average daily rate £390 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 36
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £37.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 44 £425 +13.33% 7
Slough +19 29 £350 +27.27%
Bracknell +14 23 £388 +66.66% 4
Newbury -5 7 £413 +3.12%
Maidenhead - 3 £356 - 2
Windsor - 3 - - 1
Wokingham - 3 £399 -
Ascot - - - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 181 (56.04%) Project Management
2 96 (29.72%) Telecoms
3 93 (28.79%) Finance
4 67 (20.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 66 (20.43%) MS Project
6 63 (19.50%) PMI Certification
7 58 (17.96%) ITIL
8 57 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (17.03%) PMP
10 53 (16.41%) MS Excel
11 42 (13.00%) Microsoft
12 41 (12.69%) PRINCE
12 41 (12.69%) Programme Management
13 38 (11.76%) MS Office
14 35 (10.84%) Security Cleared
15 33 (10.22%) MS Visio
16 32 (9.91%) SharePoint
17 28 (8.67%) Risk Management
17 28 (8.67%) Degree
18 27 (8.36%) SC Cleared
19 24 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 24 (7.43%) Oracle
20 21 (6.50%) SAP
20 21 (6.50%) MS PowerPoint
21 20 (6.19%) Time Management
22 19 (5.88%) SQL
22 19 (5.88%) CRM
22 19 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
22 19 (5.88%) Service Delivery
22 19 (5.88%) Change Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.55%) Lync
3 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.31%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.31%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 66 (20.43%) MS Project
2 53 (16.41%) MS Excel
3 38 (11.76%) MS Office
4 33 (10.22%) MS Visio
5 21 (6.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) FastStats
7 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.62%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.31%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) 4G
2 11 (3.41%) WAN
2 11 (3.41%) 3G
3 9 (2.79%) Internet
4 8 (2.48%) LTE
5 7 (2.17%) Intranet
6 6 (1.86%) LAN
7 5 (1.55%) Firewall
7 5 (1.55%) MVNO
8 4 (1.24%) SAN
8 4 (1.24%) SDH
8 4 (1.24%) VoIP
9 3 (0.93%) UMTS
9 3 (0.93%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.93%) FTP
9 3 (0.93%) SMS
9 3 (0.93%) ATM
9 3 (0.93%) Broadband
9 3 (0.93%) MPLS
9 3 (0.93%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.17%) Data Mining
2 5 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.62%) MS Access
4 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.31%) QlikView
5 1 (0.31%) Big Data
5 1 (0.31%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (2.17%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.62%) Rational Performance Tester
2 2 (0.62%) JProfiler
2 2 (0.62%) Toad
2 2 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.62%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.62%) Introscope
3 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 96 (29.72%) Telecoms
2 93 (28.79%) Finance
3 19 (5.88%) Retail
4 18 (5.57%) Marketing
5 14 (4.33%) Automotive
6 13 (4.02%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.48%) Electronics
8 6 (1.86%) Billing
9 3 (0.93%) Banking
9 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.93%) Legal
10 2 (0.62%) French Language
10 2 (0.62%) German Language
11 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 187 (57.89%) Project Manager
2 38 (11.76%) Analyst
3 23 (7.12%) Coordinator
4 18 (5.57%) Project Coordinator
5 17 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 17 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
6 14 (4.33%) Programme Manager
6 14 (4.33%) Senior Manager
6 14 (4.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 14 (4.33%) PMO Analyst
6 14 (4.33%) OSS Project Manager
7 13 (4.02%) IT Project Manager
8 12 (3.72%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (3.41%) Administrator
10 10 (3.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 10 (3.10%) Project Administrator
11 9 (2.79%) Business Analyst
12 8 (2.48%) Project Planner
12 8 (2.48%) Project Analyst
12 8 (2.48%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.24%) HTML
2 3 (0.93%) Middleware
3 2 (0.62%) JDBC
3 2 (0.62%) ODBC
4 1 (0.31%) EDI
4 1 (0.31%) Struts
4 1 (0.31%) .NET
4 1 (0.31%) J2EE
4 1 (0.31%) CSS
4 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.31%) Lucene
4 1 (0.31%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.31%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.41%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.10%) PMI
3 7 (2.17%) DTV
4 6 (1.86%) NHS
4 6 (1.86%) Data Extraction
5 5 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.62%) EPoS
8 1 (0.31%) Firmware
8 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.31%) GIS
8 1 (0.31%) IPTV
8 1 (0.31%) Life Science
8 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.31%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.02%) Windows
2 2 (0.62%) Solaris
2 2 (0.62%) Linux
2 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (0.62%) UNIX
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (56.04%) Project Management
2 58 (17.96%) ITIL
3 57 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (12.69%) Programme Management
4 41 (12.69%) PRINCE
5 28 (8.67%) Risk Management
6 20 (6.19%) Time Management
7 19 (5.88%) CRM
7 19 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 19 (5.88%) Change Management
8 18 (5.57%) Service Management
8 18 (5.57%) Project Planning
9 17 (5.26%) Change Control
10 15 (4.64%) Migration
11 12 (3.72%) Document Management
12 11 (3.41%) Supplier Management
12 11 (3.41%) Resource Management
13 10 (3.10%) Logistics
13 10 (3.10%) Configuration Management
13 10 (3.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.88%) SQL
2 5 (1.55%) Java
3 3 (0.93%) C
4 2 (0.62%) C++
4 2 (0.62%) VB
4 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.31%) PowerHouse
5 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.31%) VBA
5 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (20.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 63 (19.50%) PMI Certification
3 55 (17.03%) PMP
4 35 (10.84%) Security Cleared
5 28 (8.67%) Degree
6 27 (8.36%) SC Cleared
7 24 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.86%) ISEB
9 6 (1.86%) APMP
10 4 (1.24%) MAPM
10 4 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.93%) CISSP
11 3 (0.93%) CCNA
12 2 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.62%) CISM
12 2 (0.62%) CIMA
12 2 (0.62%) MCSE
12 2 (0.62%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.86%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.55%) QA
4 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.93%) SLA
5 2 (0.62%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (1.24%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.48%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (2.17%) WMI
3 2 (0.62%) nmon
4 1 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.43%) Oracle
3 21 (6.50%) SAP
4 12 (3.72%) VMware
5 11 (3.41%) Cisco
6 10 (3.10%) HP
6 10 (3.10%) Hyperion
7 8 (2.48%) Serena
8 7 (2.17%) Borland
9 6 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.86%) Citrix
9 6 (1.86%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.24%) Metastorm
10 4 (1.24%) Open Text
11 3 (0.93%) NEC
11 3 (0.93%) EMC
12 2 (0.62%) Amdocs
12 2 (0.62%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.31%) ClickSoftware Technologies
13 1 (0.31%) Google
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