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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 24 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.79% 5.48% 7.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 7.69% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 22
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +8.52%
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
452 546 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 71.29% 71.28% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 279 264
Average daily rate £400 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +103.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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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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 +3 7 £250 -41.17% 4
Hertford - 5 £550 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - - 1
Stevenage +5 2 £500 -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - - 1
Rickmansworth - - - - 1
St Albans - - - - 3
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 35 (62.50%) Project Management
2 16 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (21.43%) Degree
4 12 (21.43%) Change Control
5 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (19.64%) Finance
5 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (16.07%) Legal
6 9 (16.07%) Retail
7 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 7 (12.50%) People Management
8 7 (12.50%) PMI
8 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.50%) Migration
8 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.93%) Analytics
10 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
10 5 (8.93%) Firewall
10 5 (8.93%) ISEB
10 5 (8.93%) Windows
10 5 (8.93%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) WorkSite
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.57%) MS Project
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Firewall
1 5 (8.93%) LAN
1 5 (8.93%) WAN
2 4 (7.14%) VPN
2 4 (7.14%) MPLS
3 2 (3.57%) SMS
4 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Legal
2 9 (16.07%) Retail
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) French Language
5 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (16.07%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.36%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Transition Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Junior
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) J2EE
3 1 (1.79%) XMPP
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) PMI
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) IVR
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Solaris
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Project Management
2 16 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (21.43%) Change Control
5 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.50%) People Management
6 7 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 7 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.50%) Migration
6 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.93%) Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) Process Management
9 4 (7.14%) Change Management
9 4 (7.14%) Supplier Management
9 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) Matrix Management
10 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VBScript
2 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (19.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.93%) ISEB
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.79%) PMP
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CCNP
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) TickIT
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (7.14%) XenServer
1 4 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) SAP
2 4 (7.14%) HP
2 4 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) F5
5 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.79%) BMC
5 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
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