The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 31 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 35 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.90% 4.17% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 6.06% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 13
Average daily rate
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£488 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £282 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.81%
PRINCE2
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 396 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.13% 68.87% 67.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 195 350
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 36
Average hourly rate £22.00 £32.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.82% +36.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £46.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 13 £400 -11.11% 6
Hemel Hempstead +3 4 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 £525 - 1
St Albans -4 1 £450 +164.70% 1
Hertford - 1 £525 - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 32 (41.56%) Project Management
2 21 (27.27%) Finance
3 17 (22.08%) ITIL
4 14 (18.18%) Windows
4 14 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (18.18%) Migration
5 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.88%) Change Control
6 12 (15.58%) Retail
6 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
6 12 (15.58%) SQL
7 11 (14.29%) Oracle
7 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 11 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 11 (14.29%) Resource Management
7 11 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (12.99%) Service Delivery
8 10 (12.99%) Degree
8 10 (12.99%) Cisco
9 9 (11.69%) Change Management
9 9 (11.69%) Legal
10 8 (10.39%) Quality Management
10 8 (10.39%) Middleware
10 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (10.39%) ISEB
10 8 (10.39%) Java
10 8 (10.39%) .NET
11 7 (9.09%) SAP
11 7 (9.09%) PMI Certification

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle 10gAS
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.49%) MS Project
2 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) VPN
2 5 (6.49%) SMS
2 5 (6.49%) Internet
3 4 (5.19%) 4G
3 4 (5.19%) GPRS
4 3 (3.90%) Firewall
4 3 (3.90%) MPLS
5 2 (2.60%) LAN
5 2 (2.60%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) Extranet
6 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.60%) Big Data
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Toad
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (3.90%) PVCS
1 3 (3.90%) TestDirector
1 3 (3.90%) JDeveloper
2 2 (2.60%) Rational Rose
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Retail
3 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 9 (11.69%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Project Manager
2 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (6.49%) Technical Manager
3 5 (6.49%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Analyst
4 4 (5.19%) Transition Manager
4 4 (5.19%) SAP Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.19%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Release Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Service Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Developer
5 3 (3.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Junior IT Project Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) Middleware
1 8 (10.39%) .NET
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) PMI
2 5 (6.49%) IVR
3 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.19%) Statistics
4 3 (3.90%) EPoS
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
2 3 (3.90%) UNIX
2 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.30%) Solaris
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Project Management
2 17 (22.08%) ITIL
3 14 (18.18%) Migration
4 13 (16.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.88%) Change Control
5 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 11 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 11 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 10 (12.99%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.69%) Change Management
8 8 (10.39%) Quality Management
9 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.79%) Matrix Management
9 6 (7.79%) ERP
9 6 (7.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.49%) UML
10 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.19%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) Java
3 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.60%) VB
4 2 (2.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (12.99%) Degree
4 8 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (10.39%) ISEB
5 7 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 7 (9.09%) APMP
6 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) PMP
8 1 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) TickIT
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.60%) XenServer
2 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle
3 10 (12.99%) Cisco
4 7 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) Serena
6 2 (2.60%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) Sage
7 1 (1.30%) EMC
7 1 (1.30%) BMC
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) VocaLink
Hertfordshire
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £60,000 - £65,000 per year (fixed term contract)
Posted: 21 days ago