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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 21 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.85% 4.79% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 5.79% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £438 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.30%
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 £28.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +7.69%
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
67 121 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.04% 82.88% 84.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 39
Average daily rate £375 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £289 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
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 3 March 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 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (53.33%) Change Control
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 3 (20.00%) Process Management
7 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) WorkSite
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) VMware
7 3 (20.00%) QMS
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) XenServer
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) WorkSite
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) MPLS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Transition Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Change Control
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Process Management
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) QMS
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) TickIT
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) XenServer
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) HP
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) IBM