The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 10 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 25 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.29% 5.10% 8.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.47% 7.18% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 12
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£350 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.28%
PRINCE2
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 181 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 81.04% 70.98% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 98 72
Average daily rate £350 £363 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.80 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 28 (62.22%) Project Management
2 20 (44.44%) Finance
3 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (28.89%) Programme Management
5 12 (26.67%) PMP
5 12 (26.67%) PMI Certification
5 12 (26.67%) MS Project
6 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.78%) Windows
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (17.78%) Time Management
9 6 (13.33%) VMware
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (13.33%) Citrix
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (8.89%) Electronics
11 4 (8.89%) CRM
12 3 (6.67%) DTV
12 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
12 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.67%) FTP
12 3 (6.67%) SAP
12 3 (6.67%) Marketing
12 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Lync
3 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.22%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Project
2 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
3 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) FTP
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.22%) IPv6
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) LLU
3 1 (2.22%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.22%) HSPA
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) GPRS
3 1 (2.22%) 3GPP
3 1 (2.22%) UMTS
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
1 2 (4.44%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (4.44%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.44%) Introscope
1 2 (4.44%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (4.44%) JProfiler
2 1 (2.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) Electronics
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 10 (22.22%) OSS Project Manager
3 9 (20.00%) Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Project Coordinator
4 8 (17.78%) Project Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) PMO Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) Project Office Administrator
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Manager
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Programme Coordinator
8 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) JDBC
1 2 (4.44%) ODBC
1 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) DTV
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Solaris
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Project Management
2 13 (28.89%) Programme Management
2 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.78%) Time Management
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) CRM
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.44%) Usability Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.44%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.44%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Use Case
8 1 (2.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) VB
2 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.44%) C++
2 2 (4.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) PMP
1 12 (26.67%) PMI Certification
2 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (4.44%) ISEB
6 2 (4.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) nmon
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Citrix
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Agilent
5 1 (2.22%) Business Objects