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 20 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 68 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 7 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 1.22% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 3.96% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £435 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £560 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -23.61%
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
327 328 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.81% 30.71% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 142 77
Average daily rate £355 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 7
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.31% -17.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.53%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (15.38%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) PMP
5 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Broadband
6 1 (7.69%) SLA
6 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) .NET

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Broadband
1 1 (7.69%) 3G
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) 2G
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
1 1 (7.69%) Junos
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Sophos