Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 26 May 2018 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 2
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 43 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 57 46 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.90% 3.71% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 4.60% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 27
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £200 £208 £320
90th Percentile £525 £500 £510
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £175.00 £36.50 £32.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +379.45% +12.06% +55.63%
10th Percentile £162.50 £36.50 £23.16
90th Percentile £187.50 £36.50 £42.85
East of England median hourly rate £98.21 £45.00 £41.57
% change year-on-year +118.23% +8.24% -1.02%

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,192 999 1,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.53% 80.63% 78.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 523 540
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £210 £200 £250
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 54 67
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +14.55% -5.98%
10th Percentile £10.22 £12.30 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.88 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -46.97% +22.22% +8.00%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Hertfordshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 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 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +15 25 £400 +33.33% 1
Watford -15 8 £285 -34.10%
Welwyn Garden City -3 4 £340 +23.64%
Hemel Hempstead -12 2 £400 -19.19% 1
Stevenage -14 2 £294 -
Letchworth - 2 - - 2
Potters Bar - 1 - -
Royston - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Project Management
2 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
3 23 (40.35%) Change Management
4 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
5 18 (31.58%) Scrum
6 17 (29.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (24.56%) ISEB
8 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) Presales
9 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
9 12 (21.05%) Windows
9 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (21.05%) Waterfall
10 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Transition
11 10 (17.54%) SAP
12 9 (15.79%) Office 365
13 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (14.04%) PMI Certification
14 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
15 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (8.77%) Information Security
16 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
16 5 (8.77%) PMO
16 5 (8.77%) Business Change Management
17 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
17 4 (7.02%) Local Government
17 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint

PRINCE2
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 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) ResourceLink
1 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.51%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.75%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) ATM
1 1 (1.75%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) eggPlant
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
1 4 (7.02%) Local Government
2 3 (5.26%) Law
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 9 (15.79%) Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Coordinator
5 6 (10.53%) IT Manager
5 6 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Project Officer
7 2 (3.51%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (3.51%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAP CO Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAP FI Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAP FI Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) PMI
2 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
1 12 (21.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Project Management
3 23 (40.35%) Change Management
4 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
5 18 (31.58%) Scrum
6 13 (22.81%) Presales
7 12 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 11 (19.30%) Infrastructure Transition
9 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (12.28%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Business Change Management
12 5 (8.77%) Information Security
12 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
13 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (5.26%) Decision-Making
14 3 (5.26%) ITIL
14 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
14 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C
1 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
1 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
3 17 (29.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (24.56%) ISEB
5 12 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (14.04%) PMI Certification
7 4 (7.02%) PMP
8 1 (1.75%) APMP
8 1 (1.75%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.75%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) PMO
2 2 (3.51%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle