The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 22 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 52 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.32% 4.97% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.04% 6.34% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 32
Median daily rate £450 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 741 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.99% 78.41% 71.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 445 363
Median daily rate £425 £420 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% +20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Reading region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Reading region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 80 (82.47%) Project Management
2 54 (55.67%) Telecoms
3 52 (53.61%) ITIL
4 49 (50.52%) MS Project
4 49 (50.52%) Microsoft
5 45 (46.39%) MS Excel
6 44 (45.36%) ITIL V3
7 42 (43.30%) Remedy
8 39 (40.21%) Management Information System
9 34 (35.05%) Wi-Fi
9 34 (35.05%) Ericsson
9 34 (35.05%) LTE
9 34 (35.05%) VoLTE
10 28 (28.87%) Finance
11 24 (24.74%) PMP
12 16 (16.49%) PMI Certification
13 14 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (13.40%) Data Centre
15 10 (10.31%) SDLC
15 10 (10.31%) Change Management
15 10 (10.31%) PRINCE
16 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (8.25%) Migration
18 7 (7.22%) Unified Communications
18 7 (7.22%) Service Management
19 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
19 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 6 (6.19%) Linux
19 6 (6.19%) Windows
19 6 (6.19%) Banking

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 49 (50.52%) MS Project
2 45 (46.39%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.15%) MS Office
4 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.03%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Office 365
1 1 (1.03%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.05%) LTE
1 34 (35.05%) VoLTE
1 34 (35.05%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (7.22%) Unified Communications
3 4 (4.12%) MGW
4 3 (3.09%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.09%) VoIP
5 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.03%) QlikView
1 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 54 (55.67%) Telecoms
2 28 (28.87%) Finance
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.03%) Local Government
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (76.29%) Project Manager
2 34 (35.05%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (10.31%) Core Network Project Manager
3 10 (10.31%) Network Manager
3 10 (10.31%) Network Project Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Senior Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Data Centre Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 8 (8.25%) Telecoms Manager
6 7 (7.22%) Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Data Migration Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Migration Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Migration Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 5 (5.15%) Change Manager
9 4 (4.12%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) REST
1 1 (1.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (40.21%) Management Information System
2 13 (13.40%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.15%) PMI
4 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.09%) CMDB
6 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) NHS
7 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Solaris
3 1 (1.03%) AIX
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (82.47%) Project Management
2 52 (53.61%) ITIL
3 44 (45.36%) ITIL V3
4 14 (14.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.31%) Change Management
5 10 (10.31%) PRINCE
5 10 (10.31%) SDLC
6 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.25%) Migration
8 7 (7.22%) Service Management
9 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.15%) Change Control
10 5 (5.15%) ITSM
11 4 (4.12%) Matrix Management
11 4 (4.12%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.12%) Six Sigma
11 4 (4.12%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
12 3 (3.09%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
1 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (24.74%) PMP
2 16 (16.49%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) Degree
5 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.03%) APMG
7 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.03%) CCA
7 1 (1.03%) ISEB
7 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 49 (50.52%) Microsoft
2 42 (43.30%) Remedy
3 34 (35.05%) Ericsson
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle
5 3 (3.09%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) Amdocs
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Ariba
7 1 (1.03%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.03%) Concur
7 1 (1.03%) Huawei
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) Informatica
7 1 (1.03%) Lancope
7 1 (1.03%) Planview
7 1 (1.03%) Progress
7 1 (1.03%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.03%) Workday