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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 129 154 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.29% 5.26% 6.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 7.19% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 101 84
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +7.69%
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
2097 2141 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.74% 73.12% 69.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 1114 669
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 57
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £123.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 45 £425 -5.55% 1
Slough +2 21 £375 -11.76% 4
Newbury -12 14 £319 -25.87% 2
Bracknell +1 13 £400 +12.35% 2
Maidenhead +2 4 - -
Wokingham - 2 £425 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Hungerford - - - -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (60.59%) Project Management
2 109 (40.52%) Telecoms
3 81 (30.11%) PMI Certification
4 65 (24.16%) ITIL
5 55 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (19.33%) Finance
7 49 (18.22%) Microsoft
8 47 (17.47%) PMP
9 46 (17.10%) MS Excel
10 45 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (14.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 37 (13.75%) Programme Management
13 35 (13.01%) PMI
14 32 (11.90%) MS Project
15 30 (11.15%) Service Delivery
16 29 (10.78%) Degree
17 28 (10.41%) Scrum
17 28 (10.41%) Change Management
18 25 (9.29%) PRINCE
18 25 (9.29%) Software Delivery
19 24 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (8.92%) MS Office
19 24 (8.92%) Risk Management
20 23 (8.55%) Release Management
21 20 (7.43%) Migration
22 19 (7.06%) SharePoint
23 18 (6.69%) Cisco
23 18 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
24 15 (5.58%) Retail
24 15 (5.58%) MPLS

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (7.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.49%) Lync
3 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.37%) IIS
3 1 (0.37%) Apache
3 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 32 (11.90%) MS Project
3 24 (8.92%) MS Office
4 18 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (5.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Agresso
3 1 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.58%) MPLS
2 13 (4.83%) 3G
3 12 (4.46%) Firewall
4 10 (3.72%) Ethernet
4 10 (3.72%) 2G
5 9 (3.35%) WAN
5 9 (3.35%) BGP
5 9 (3.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (2.97%) Broadband
7 6 (2.23%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (2.23%) LAN
7 6 (2.23%) VPN
7 6 (2.23%) Wireless
8 5 (1.86%) LLU
8 5 (1.86%) Internet
8 5 (1.86%) ATM
8 5 (1.86%) 4G
9 4 (1.49%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.49%) QlikView
2 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.37%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.37%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 109 (40.52%) Telecoms
2 52 (19.33%) Finance
3 15 (5.58%) Retail
4 11 (4.09%) Billing
5 7 (2.60%) Banking
6 6 (2.23%) Legal
7 5 (1.86%) Marketing
8 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) German Language
9 2 (0.74%) Automotive
9 2 (0.74%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 127 (47.21%) Project Manager
2 30 (11.15%) Technical Manager
3 24 (8.92%) Coordinator
4 21 (7.81%) Analyst
5 20 (7.43%) Delivery Manager
6 18 (6.69%) Programme Manager
7 17 (6.32%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.58%) Business Analyst
9 14 (5.20%) Technical Project Manager
9 14 (5.20%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 13 (4.83%) Project Coordinator
11 11 (4.09%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (4.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 11 (4.09%) Test Manager
12 9 (3.35%) Environment Manager
13 8 (2.97%) Senior Manager
13 8 (2.97%) Senior Project Manager
13 8 (2.97%) Change Manager
13 8 (2.97%) IT Project Manager
14 7 (2.60%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.37%) Hibernate
1 1 (0.37%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.37%) .NET
1 1 (0.37%) J2EE
1 1 (0.37%) SOAP
1 1 (0.37%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.01%) PMI
2 24 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.35%) Smart Meter
5 7 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.86%) IPTV
6 5 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.49%) NHS
8 3 (1.12%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.74%) FMCG
9 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.74%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.74%) User Experience
9 2 (0.74%) DTV
9 2 (0.74%) PKI
10 1 (0.37%) Life Science
10 1 (0.37%) CMDB
10 1 (0.37%) Open Source
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.09%) Linux
1 11 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (3.72%) Windows
3 4 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) UNIX
5 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (60.59%) Project Management
2 65 (24.16%) ITIL
3 55 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (16.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (13.75%) Programme Management
6 30 (11.15%) Service Delivery
7 28 (10.41%) Scrum
7 28 (10.41%) Change Management
8 25 (9.29%) PRINCE
8 25 (9.29%) Software Delivery
9 24 (8.92%) Risk Management
10 23 (8.55%) Release Management
11 20 (7.43%) Migration
12 14 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (5.20%) CRM
13 12 (4.46%) Six Sigma
13 12 (4.46%) Project Planning
14 11 (4.09%) Supplier Management
14 11 (4.09%) Change Control
14 11 (4.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.72%) SQL
2 4 (1.49%) C
3 2 (0.74%) Java
3 2 (0.74%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.37%) Ruby
4 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 81 (30.11%) PMI Certification
2 47 (17.47%) PMP
3 39 (14.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 29 (10.78%) Degree
5 11 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.23%) NVQ Level 3
7 6 (2.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.86%) ISEB
9 4 (1.49%) CISSP
9 4 (1.49%) CISM
10 3 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.12%) MAPM
10 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.37%) GIAC
11 1 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.37%) CISA
11 1 (0.37%) CCIE
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.20%) QA
2 9 (3.35%) SLA
3 8 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.49%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.37%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.37%) Netcool
2 1 (0.37%) OpenView
Vendors
1 49 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.69%) Cisco
3 12 (4.46%) CheckPoint
4 11 (4.09%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.09%) F5
5 10 (3.72%) SAP
6 8 (2.97%) VMware
7 7 (2.60%) Oracle
8 6 (2.23%) Citrix
9 5 (1.86%) Amdocs
10 3 (1.12%) EMC
10 3 (1.12%) Ericsson
10 3 (1.12%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.74%) RedPrairie
11 2 (0.74%) Informatica
11 2 (0.74%) BT
11 2 (0.74%) Remedy
11 2 (0.74%) Websense
11 2 (0.74%) Huawei
12 1 (0.37%) Sophos
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Church International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Intuition IT Solutions
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