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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 23 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 46 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.41% 4.35% 5.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.85% 5.53% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 28
Median daily rate £475 £340 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% -17.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year
- -1.34%

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
586 795 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 81.62% 78.56% 73.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 463 357
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 90 (85.71%) Project Management
2 64 (60.95%) Telecoms
2 64 (60.95%) ITIL
3 59 (56.19%) MS Project
4 57 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 55 (52.38%) MS Excel
6 54 (51.43%) ITIL V3
7 52 (49.52%) Remedy
8 47 (44.76%) Management Information System
9 36 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
9 36 (34.29%) Ericsson
9 36 (34.29%) LTE
9 36 (34.29%) VoLTE
10 25 (23.81%) Finance
11 24 (22.86%) PMP
12 16 (15.24%) PMI Certification
12 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (12.38%) Data Centre
14 10 (9.52%) SDLC
14 10 (9.52%) PRINCE
15 9 (8.57%) Change Management
15 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (8.57%) Migration
16 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
17 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
17 7 (6.67%) Service Management
17 7 (6.67%) Unified Communications
18 6 (5.71%) Linux
18 6 (5.71%) Windows
18 6 (5.71%) 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 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 59 (56.19%) MS Project
2 55 (52.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.95%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP MDG
1 1 (0.95%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.90%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.90%) SoftLayer
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.29%) LTE
1 36 (34.29%) VoLTE
1 36 (34.29%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.76%) MGW
4 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
4 3 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.95%) QlikView
1 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 64 (60.95%) Telecoms
2 25 (23.81%) Finance
3 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Billing
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (80.95%) Project Manager
2 36 (34.29%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (9.52%) Core Network Project Manager
3 10 (9.52%) Network Manager
3 10 (9.52%) Network Project Manager
4 9 (8.57%) Senior Manager
4 9 (8.57%) Telecoms Manager
5 8 (7.62%) Data Centre Manager
5 8 (7.62%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Data Migration Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Migration Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Migration Project Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Change Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (44.76%) Management Information System
2 13 (12.38%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.76%) PMI
4 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.71%) Linux
1 6 (5.71%) Windows
2 2 (1.90%) Solaris
3 1 (0.95%) AIX
3 1 (0.95%) Android
3 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (85.71%) Project Management
2 64 (60.95%) ITIL
3 54 (51.43%) ITIL V3
4 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 10 (9.52%) SDLC
6 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.57%) Change Management
6 9 (8.57%) Migration
7 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.67%) Service Management
9 5 (4.76%) Change Control
9 5 (4.76%) ITSM
10 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.81%) Matrix Management
10 4 (3.81%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.86%) Data Architecture
11 3 (2.86%) Programme Management
11 3 (2.86%) Project Planning
11 3 (2.86%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
1 1 (0.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (22.86%) PMP
2 16 (15.24%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.81%) Degree
5 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.90%) APMP
7 2 (1.90%) ISEB
7 2 (1.90%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) APMG
8 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.95%) CCA
8 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 52 (49.52%) Remedy
3 36 (34.29%) Ericsson
4 5 (4.76%) Cisco
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) Amdocs
6 2 (1.90%) IBM
6 2 (1.90%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.90%) SAP
7 1 (0.95%) Ariba
7 1 (0.95%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.95%) Concur
7 1 (0.95%) Huawei
7 1 (0.95%) Informatica
7 1 (0.95%) Lancope
7 1 (0.95%) Planview
7 1 (0.95%) Progress
7 1 (0.95%) Workday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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