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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 60 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 9 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 1.01% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 3.36% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +25.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £340 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.28 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +5.64%
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
264 327 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.14% 30.11% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 161 78
Average daily rate £375 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 7 (33.33%) Degree
4 6 (28.57%) MS Project
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Change Control
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.76%) Drupal
9 1 (4.76%) Planview
9 1 (4.76%) CMS
9 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Media

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Drupal
1 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 6 (28.57%) MS Project
3 5 (23.81%) MS Office
3 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
4 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Broadband
1 1 (4.76%) 3G
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
1 1 (4.76%) 2G
1 1 (4.76%) LTE
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Junior
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Project Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (57.14%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PgMP
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
2 1 (4.76%) Planview