The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 31 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 52 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.86% 5.37% 4.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 7.58% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 23
Average daily rate £475 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 541 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.53% 70.81% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 233 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
Berkshire

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 48 (48.48%) Project Management
2 34 (34.34%) ITIL
3 23 (23.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 23 (23.23%) Finance
4 20 (20.20%) MS Project
5 19 (19.19%) PMI Certification
6 18 (18.18%) MS Office
7 17 (17.17%) Risk Management
8 16 (16.16%) PMP
8 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (15.15%) PRINCE
10 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
10 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
11 12 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (12.12%) Service Management
11 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
11 12 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
13 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
13 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.10%) SQL
13 10 (10.10%) Data Management
14 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
14 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
14 9 (9.09%) Change Management
15 8 (8.08%) Automotive
15 8 (8.08%) Change Control
15 8 (8.08%) Project Planning
16 7 (7.07%) Degree

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (20.20%) MS Project
2 18 (18.18%) MS Office
3 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 12 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.02%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Agresso
2 1 (1.01%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.01%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.01%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.01%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) LAN
1 3 (3.03%) WAN
2 2 (2.02%) VPN
2 2 (2.02%) VoIP
2 2 (2.02%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) Intranet
2 2 (2.02%) Extranet
3 1 (1.01%) 3G
3 1 (1.01%) 2G
3 1 (1.01%) LTE
3 1 (1.01%) 4G
3 1 (1.01%) ATM
3 1 (1.01%) SDH
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) CTI
3 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.01%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.01%) FogBugz
2 1 (1.01%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.01%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.01%) Bugzilla
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.08%) Automotive
4 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Military
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 11 (11.11%) Analyst
3 8 (8.08%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (7.07%) Coordinator
5 6 (6.06%) Programme Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Service Manager
5 6 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Configuration Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Transition Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.04%) Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) Finance Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Project Officer
8 3 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
9 2 (2.02%) Systems Manager
9 2 (2.02%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.02%) IT Programme Manager
9 2 (2.02%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) HTML
1 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) PMI
2 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) IPTV
4 1 (1.01%) Informatics
4 1 (1.01%) CMDB
4 1 (1.01%) Kindle
4 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) NHS
4 1 (1.01%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) UNIX
1 5 (5.05%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.02%) Solaris
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.01%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.48%) Project Management
2 34 (34.34%) ITIL
3 17 (17.17%) Risk Management
4 15 (15.15%) PRINCE
5 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
6 12 (12.12%) Service Management
7 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.10%) Data Management
8 9 (9.09%) Change Management
9 8 (8.08%) Project Planning
9 8 (8.08%) Change Control
10 7 (7.07%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
11 6 (6.06%) ITIL V2
11 6 (6.06%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.04%) Business Analysis
12 4 (4.04%) Migration
12 4 (4.04%) Logistics
12 4 (4.04%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 2 (2.02%) Java
2 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.01%) C
3 1 (1.01%) C#
3 1 (1.01%) C++
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.01%) VB
3 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (23.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (19.19%) PMI Certification
3 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 16 (16.16%) PMP
4 13 (13.13%) Security Cleared
5 12 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 7 (7.07%) Degree
8 4 (4.04%) ISEB
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.02%) MCSE
9 2 (2.02%) CCNA
9 2 (2.02%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (1.01%) CAPM
10 1 (1.01%) APMP
10 1 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.02%) P3O
2 1 (1.01%) BS15000
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (5.05%) WMI
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.02%) Legato
3 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) HP
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle
2 6 (6.06%) SAP
2 6 (6.06%) Serena
3 5 (5.05%) Borland
4 2 (2.02%) Niku
4 2 (2.02%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 2 (2.02%) EMC
4 2 (2.02%) Citrix
5 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.01%) IBM
5 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.01%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.01%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 1 (1.01%) VMware
5 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
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