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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 37 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 26 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.95% 3.25% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 4.66% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Average daily rate
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£475 £438 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £356 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.93 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.53 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.60% +9.33%
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
488 429 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.05% 69.76% 69.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 219 310
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 21
Average hourly rate £33.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £118.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +14 9 £413 -8.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead -1 3 - - 1
Hertford - 3 £525 -
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £390 -
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £525 -
St Albans - 1 £450 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (40.00%) Project Management
2 20 (30.77%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (21.54%) Migration
5 12 (18.46%) Retail
5 12 (18.46%) ITIL
5 12 (18.46%) Change Control
6 11 (16.92%) Windows
6 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (13.85%) Programme Management
8 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.85%) SQL
8 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.31%) SAP
9 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
9 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.77%) Change Management
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle
10 7 (10.77%) ERP
10 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
10 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
10 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
11 6 (9.23%) MS Project
11 6 (9.23%) Cisco
11 6 (9.23%) ISEB
11 6 (9.23%) PMI
11 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
11 6 (9.23%) Quality Management
11 6 (9.23%) Legal

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (4.62%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle 10gAS
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) WorkSite
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Project
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) SMS
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) MPLS
2 2 (3.08%) VPN
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JDeveloper
1 3 (4.62%) TestDirector
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (4.62%) Toad
1 3 (4.62%) PVCS
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Retail
3 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.23%) Legal
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) French Language
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
3 4 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (6.15%) SAP Manager
3 4 (6.15%) Transition Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Release Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (4.62%) Developer
5 2 (3.08%) Analyst
5 2 (3.08%) Test Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Junior
5 2 (3.08%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (3.08%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (3.08%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Middleware
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle ADF
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) PMI
2 5 (7.69%) IVR
3 2 (3.08%) EPoS
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
2 3 (4.62%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Solaris
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Project Management
2 14 (21.54%) Migration
3 12 (18.46%) ITIL
3 12 (18.46%) Change Control
4 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.85%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.77%) Change Management
7 7 (10.77%) ERP
7 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.23%) Quality Management
8 6 (9.23%) Resource Management
9 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.15%) RAD
10 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
10 4 (6.15%) Scrum
10 4 (6.15%) Matrix Management
10 4 (6.15%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.08%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) VBScript
4 1 (1.54%) VB
4 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) ISEB
4 6 (9.23%) PMI Certification
4 6 (9.23%) Degree
5 4 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.62%) APMP
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) TickIT
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) vSphere
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) SAP
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle
4 6 (9.23%) Cisco
5 3 (4.62%) Serena
6 2 (3.08%) HP
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) F5
7 1 (1.54%) Citrix
7 1 (1.54%) EMC
7 1 (1.54%) BMC