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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 67 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 0.80% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.35% 2.55% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Average daily rate £413 £500 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £399 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
269 274 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.31% 31.28% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 137 109
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) MS Project
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) Document Management
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Email Migration
5 3 (20.00%) PMP
5 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (13.33%) WFM
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 2G
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
1 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) PMO Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) PMO Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 4G Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Process Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SCADA Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (26.67%) Document Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Email Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) WFM
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft