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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 66 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 11 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 1.04% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.79% 3.25% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 7
Average daily rate
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£475 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £367 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £503 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.91%
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
290 277 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.88% 32.10% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 138 134
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 13
Average hourly rate £30.90 £17.07 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.01% -7.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.03 £59.00 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 (76.47%) Project Management
2 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
3 8 (47.06%) PMI Certification
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (29.41%) PMI
5 5 (29.41%) PMP
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) MS Project
7 3 (17.65%) SAP
7 3 (17.65%) Intel
7 3 (17.65%) ERP
7 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) French Language
8 2 (11.76%) German Language
8 2 (11.76%) Italian Language
8 2 (11.76%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Drupal
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Lawson
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) Junos
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) French Language
2 2 (11.76%) German Language
2 2 (11.76%) Italian Language
2 2 (11.76%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) PMI
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
4 1 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Project Management
2 12 (70.59%) PRINCE2
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 3 (17.65%) ERP
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Budget Control
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) SDLC
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Business Development
8 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) PMI Certification
2 5 (29.41%) PMP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Intel
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Sophos
3 1 (5.88%) VMware