The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 23 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.70% 2.22% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 2.90% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£375 £388 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -24.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -28.06%
PRINCE2
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 81.65% 76.67% 70.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 18
Average daily rate £363 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Watford

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 12 (92.31%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 5 (38.46%) Change Control
5 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) XenServer
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) PMI
5 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Windows

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
1 4 (30.77%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) MPLS
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce Manager
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Office Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Office Support
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PMI
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
4 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 4 (30.77%) Process Management
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (30.77%) XenServer
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco