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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 14 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.56% 0.94% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.00% 1.14% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£413 £450 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +45.16%
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 £36.07 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-23.74% +10.96%
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
75 88 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 63.03% 83.02% 78.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 35
Average daily rate £413 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -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 23 January 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 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Quality Management
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) QMS
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) WorkSite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Transition Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Quality Management
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) QMS
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.69%) ISMS
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) XenServer
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) HP