Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 2
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 40 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 64 64 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.02% 4.59% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 5.98% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 48
Hertfordshire median daily rate £369 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £200 £311 £339
90th Percentile £513 £510 £611
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £39.75 £22.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.67% +7.48% -
10th Percentile £37.15 £21.25 £19.79
90th Percentile £42.35 £23.75 £22.08
East of England median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -4.38% -1.23% +26.07%

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 1278 1070 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.18% 76.81% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 623 615
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 56 97
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £46.80 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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
Watford -7 19 £363 -14.71% 1
Hatfield +5 15 £200 -48.39% 3
Hemel Hempstead -2 4 £400 +4.92%
Stevenage -11 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £413 -10.81%
Hertford - 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £320 -
Letchworth - 1 £305 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £388 -
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2.

1 37 (57.81%) Project Management
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) Finance
3 16 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 11 (17.19%) ITIL
7 11 (17.19%) WAN
8 8 (12.50%) Change Management
8 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.50%) SAP
8 8 (12.50%) Retail
8 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
9 7 (10.94%) Degree
9 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
9 7 (10.94%) PMO
10 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
10 6 (9.38%) LAN
10 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
11 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
11 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
11 4 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (6.25%) Programme Management

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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Maximo
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.56%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) WAN
2 6 (9.38%) LAN
3 4 (6.25%) WLAN
4 2 (3.13%) DHCP
4 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 2 (3.13%) Firewall
5 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Big Data
1 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Billing
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Manager
2 10 (15.63%) IT Manager
2 10 (15.63%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 8 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Junior
8 3 (4.69%) Project Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Junior Project Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Server Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.25%) PMI
2 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.13%) EPoS
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (57.81%) Project Management
2 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL
5 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) Change Management
5 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.25%) Supplier Management
7 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
8 3 (4.69%) Business Change Management
8 3 (4.69%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (4.69%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 16 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.69%) PMP
5 2 (3.13%) MCSA
5 2 (3.13%) MCSE
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) PMO
2 2 (3.13%) GxP
2 2 (3.13%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.56%) GDPR
3 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) SCCM
1 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Remedy
3 2 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Ariba
4 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.56%) BMC
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.56%) HP
4 1 (1.56%) IBM