The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 52 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.78% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.99% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £345 £400 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% -11.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £383 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.66% -  

PRINCE is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 510 507 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 80.82% 78.60% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 268 364
Median daily rate £425 £425 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 60
Median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing PRINCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Hertfordshire

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Hertfordshire

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in Hertfordshire

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Hertfordshire

PRINCE
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 PRINCE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead +8 1 £290 -
Watford - 1 £400 -
PRINCE
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) PMP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) CIMA
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) ACCA
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Android

PRINCE
Co-occurring 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planner
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) ACCA
3 1 (16.67%) CIMA
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft