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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 23 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 53 54 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.10% 5.31% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 7.37% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 28
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £26.68 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -6.25%
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
584 733 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.20% 72.07% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 374 282
Average daily rate £425 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £38.50 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 56 (61.54%) Project Management
2 33 (36.26%) ITIL
3 30 (32.97%) Microsoft
4 29 (31.87%) MS Office
5 27 (29.67%) MS Project
6 22 (24.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (21.98%) MS Visio
8 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
8 19 (20.88%) Degree
9 18 (19.78%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (17.58%) PMP
10 16 (17.58%) PMI Certification
11 13 (14.29%) Finance
12 10 (10.99%) Telecoms
12 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
13 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
14 8 (8.79%) Service Management
14 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (8.79%) Marketing
14 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
14 8 (8.79%) Time Management
14 8 (8.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
15 7 (7.69%) SQL
16 6 (6.59%) PRINCE
16 6 (6.59%) Automotive
16 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
16 6 (6.59%) Migration

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (31.87%) MS Office
2 27 (29.67%) MS Project
3 20 (21.98%) MS Visio
4 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
5 18 (19.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
1 5 (5.49%) ATM
1 5 (5.49%) SDH
2 2 (2.20%) VPN
2 2 (2.20%) VoIP
2 2 (2.20%) WAN
2 2 (2.20%) LAN
2 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 1 (1.10%) 2G
3 1 (1.10%) Intranet
3 1 (1.10%) Extranet
3 1 (1.10%) 3G
3 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.10%) Network Security
3 1 (1.10%) LLU
3 1 (1.10%) 4G
3 1 (1.10%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.10%) QlikView
2 1 (1.10%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.79%) Marketing
4 6 (6.59%) Automotive
5 3 (3.30%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (58.24%) Project Manager
2 11 (12.09%) Technical Project Manager
2 11 (12.09%) Technical Manager
3 8 (8.79%) Analyst
4 6 (6.59%) Programme Manager
4 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.49%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Transition Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (5.49%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.49%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.40%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 4 (4.40%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Sales Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Bid Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) GIS
4 1 (1.10%) NHS
4 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Windows
1 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) Project Management
2 33 (36.26%) ITIL
3 8 (8.79%) Service Management
3 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (8.79%) Time Management
4 6 (6.59%) PRINCE
4 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.59%) Migration
5 5 (5.49%) Supplier Management
5 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.49%) Programme Management
5 5 (5.49%) Change Control
6 4 (4.40%) ITIL V2
6 4 (4.40%) Software Licensing
6 4 (4.40%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.40%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.30%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.30%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) PowerHouse
2 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (24.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (20.88%) Degree
3 16 (17.58%) PMP
3 16 (17.58%) PMI Certification
4 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.40%) APMP
8 2 (2.20%) CRISC
8 2 (2.20%) CCNA
8 2 (2.20%) MCSE
8 2 (2.20%) CISSP
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.20%) CISA
8 2 (2.20%) CISM
9 1 (1.10%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) HP UCMDB
1 4 (4.40%) WMI
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) SAP
2 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.40%) HP
2 4 (4.40%) Borland
2 4 (4.40%) Amdocs
2 4 (4.40%) Serena
3 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.20%) Cisco
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 1 (1.10%) Informatica
4 1 (1.10%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.10%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.10%) Planview
4 1 (1.10%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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