The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 63 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 11 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 1.26% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.79% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £510 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -3.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
783 558 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.25% 70.54% 63.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 237 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 20
Average hourly rate £22.25 £16.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.06% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
PRINCE
Berkshire

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the Reading region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Reading region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 16 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) Project Management
4 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (36.36%) Degree
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 6 (27.27%) Serena
6 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 6 (27.27%) PMP
6 6 (27.27%) PMI Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Borland
6 6 (27.27%) HP
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL V2
6 6 (27.27%) Resource Management
6 6 (27.27%) WMI
6 6 (27.27%) StarTeam
6 6 (27.27%) HP UCMDB
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Huawei
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 3 (13.64%) Automotive
9 3 (13.64%) Logistics
9 3 (13.64%) MS Office
9 3 (13.64%) BPMN

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.55%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.55%) FogBugz
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Automotive
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Military
5 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Configuration Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Service Implementation Manager
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Finance Systems Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) AIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) PRINCE2
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) Project Management
4 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL V2
6 6 (27.27%) Resource Management
7 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.64%) Logistics
8 3 (13.64%) BPMN
9 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Time Management
9 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
10 1 (4.55%) Migration
10 1 (4.55%) Scrum
10 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) PMP
2 6 (27.27%) PMI Certification
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) WMI
1 6 (27.27%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Serena
1 6 (27.27%) Borland
1 6 (27.27%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Huawei
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
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