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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 68 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 0.88% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 3.07% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -9.23%
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
327 293 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.41% 28.81% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 124 53
Average daily rate £352 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -70.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) PMP
6 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) 3G
7 1 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.67%) Broadband
7 1 (6.67%) SLA
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Broadband
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) 2G
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
1 1 (6.67%) Junos
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) PgMP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Sophos