The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 62 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.82% 1.05% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% 3.16% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£523 £450 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £335 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £585 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -41.86%
PRINCE2 Certification
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
235 316 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.65% 33.30% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 142 111
Average daily rate £395 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 9
Average hourly rate £21.55 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Reading region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Reading region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
4 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) PMP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) MS Project
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 2 (14.29%) User Experience
6 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) PMI
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
7 1 (7.14%) SLA

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) Junos
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Release Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 3 (21.43%) PMP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle