The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 24 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 39 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.21% 5.90% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 7.97% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 26
Median daily rate £400 £445 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £308 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £593 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
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
551 552 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.66% 73.99% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 280 406
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 26
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.53 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.67% +34.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £70.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +5 15 £394 -12.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead +7 5 £388 -
Stevenage +9 4 £318 -
Potters Bar - 1 £350 -
Royston - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East of England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 40 (56.34%) Project Management
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 18 (25.35%) ITIL
4 16 (22.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (19.72%) Change Management
6 14 (19.72%) PMI Certification
6 14 (19.72%) Windows
7 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
7 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
9 11 (15.49%) SQL
10 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
11 9 (12.68%) PMP
11 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (11.27%) MS Office
12 8 (11.27%) Linux
12 8 (11.27%) VMware
12 8 (11.27%) Retail
13 7 (9.86%) MS Project
13 7 (9.86%) HP
13 7 (9.86%) PMI
13 7 (9.86%) Supplier Management
13 7 (9.86%) Degree
14 6 (8.45%) Network Security
14 6 (8.45%) Coaching
14 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
14 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
15 5 (7.04%) Firewall

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
2 7 (9.86%) MS Project
3 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Network Security
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.41%) LDAP
4 1 (1.41%) NAS
4 1 (1.41%) PABX
4 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.23%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) OLTP
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) DataStage
4 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 4 (5.63%) Advertising
4 3 (4.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (64.79%) Project Manager
2 11 (15.49%) IT Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Applications Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Applications Project Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (9.86%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.63%) HR Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.23%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Middleware
2 3 (4.23%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) PMI
3 5 (7.04%) Fat Client
3 5 (7.04%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (4.23%) PKI
6 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.82%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.82%) EPoS
6 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.41%) Clustering
7 1 (1.41%) CMDB
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) CentOS
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Solaris
3 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (56.34%) Project Management
2 18 (25.35%) ITIL
3 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (19.72%) Change Management
5 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.86%) Supplier Management
7 6 (8.45%) Coaching
7 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.04%) Information Security
8 5 (7.04%) Migration
8 5 (7.04%) Project Governance
8 5 (7.04%) Release Management
9 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.63%) Change Control
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.63%) PRINCE
9 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (19.72%) PMI Certification
3 9 (12.68%) PMP
3 9 (12.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (9.86%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) CCA
5 2 (2.82%) CCENT
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.82%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CISA
6 1 (1.41%) CISM
6 1 (1.41%) CISSP
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) FISMA
3 1 (1.41%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.41%) P3O
3 1 (1.41%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) vSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.23%) OpenView
2 3 (4.23%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) VMware
3 7 (9.86%) HP
4 5 (7.04%) Citrix
4 5 (7.04%) IBM
4 5 (7.04%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle
6 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.23%) BMC
6 3 (4.23%) NGA Human Resources
6 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.23%) Sun
7 2 (2.82%) Apple
7 2 (2.82%) Cisco
7 2 (2.82%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.82%) SAP
8 1 (1.41%) CommVault
8 1 (1.41%) Google
8 1 (1.41%) Juniper
8 1 (1.41%) NetApp