The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
PRINCE 2
Rank 22 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 55 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.07% 3.87% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.32% 5.59% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 20
Average daily rate
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£390 £433 £436
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.82% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £329 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £564 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +10.23%
PRINCE2
Berkshire

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
590 751 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 69.15% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 392 269
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 59 (57.28%) Project Management
2 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
3 30 (29.13%) MS Office
3 30 (29.13%) ITIL
4 28 (27.18%) MS Excel
5 25 (24.27%) MS Project
6 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 21 (20.39%) Telecoms
7 19 (18.45%) MS Visio
8 18 (17.48%) PMI Certification
8 18 (17.48%) Degree
9 16 (15.53%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (14.56%) PMP
11 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.65%) Finance
12 12 (11.65%) Programme Management
13 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
13 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (7.77%) 3G
15 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
16 7 (6.80%) Migration
17 6 (5.83%) Supplier Management
17 6 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 6 (5.83%) Time Management
17 6 (5.83%) Risk Management
17 6 (5.83%) Amdocs
17 6 (5.83%) PRINCE
17 6 (5.83%) ATM
17 6 (5.83%) SDH

PRINCE2
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 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 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) CMS
2 1 (0.97%) Drupal
2 1 (0.97%) WordPress
2 1 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (29.13%) MS Office
2 28 (27.18%) MS Excel
3 25 (24.27%) MS Project
4 19 (18.45%) MS Visio
5 16 (15.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) 3G
2 6 (5.83%) ATM
2 6 (5.83%) SDH
3 5 (4.85%) 2G
4 4 (3.88%) Internet
5 3 (2.91%) 4G
5 3 (2.91%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.94%) SS7
6 2 (1.94%) ISUP
7 1 (0.97%) SCCP
7 1 (0.97%) INAP
7 1 (0.97%) SMS
7 1 (0.97%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.97%) Broadband
7 1 (0.97%) Wireless
7 1 (0.97%) HTTP
7 1 (0.97%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.97%) GGSN
7 1 (0.97%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.94%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) StarTeam
General
1 21 (20.39%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.65%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.91%) Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Automotive
6 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Games
7 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (56.31%) Project Manager
2 10 (9.71%) Coordinator
3 9 (8.74%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) Technical Project Manager
3 9 (8.74%) Technical Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Senior Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Project Coordinator
5 7 (6.80%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Programme Manager
5 7 (6.80%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
7 3 (2.91%) Junior
7 3 (2.91%) Consultant
7 3 (2.91%) Sales Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Operations Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Operations Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) .NET
1 1 (0.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.91%) PMI
2 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.97%) NHS
4 1 (0.97%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.28%) Project Management
2 30 (29.13%) ITIL
3 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (11.65%) Programme Management
5 7 (6.80%) Migration
6 6 (5.83%) PRINCE
6 6 (5.83%) Risk Management
6 6 (5.83%) Supplier Management
6 6 (5.83%) Time Management
7 5 (4.85%) Analytics
7 5 (4.85%) Data Management
7 5 (4.85%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.85%) Service Management
7 5 (4.85%) Data Modelling
7 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.85%) Scrum
8 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.88%) Change Management
8 4 (3.88%) TOGAF
8 4 (3.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.88%) SQL
2 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 18 (17.48%) PMI Certification
2 18 (17.48%) Degree
3 15 (14.56%) PMP
4 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.94%) CISSP
7 2 (1.94%) CISA
7 2 (1.94%) CISM
7 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.94%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (1.94%) CRISC
8 1 (0.97%) PgMP
8 1 (0.97%) APMP
8 1 (0.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.88%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) WMI
1 1 (0.97%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Amdocs
3 4 (3.88%) SAP
4 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.94%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.97%) Informatica
6 1 (0.97%) Borland
6 1 (0.97%) HP
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle
6 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.97%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Serena
6 1 (0.97%) Planview
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