Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 41 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 65 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.22% 3.95% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 5.04% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 26 20
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £200 £231 £300
90th Percentile £510 £485 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £418 £425
% change year-on-year -1.20% -1.76% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £43.00 £22.50 £32.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.11% -30.92% +55.63%
East of England median hourly rate £34.00 £41.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -17.07% +1.23% -12.90%

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 1,257 1,052 1,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.68% 78.39% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 593 518
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £260
90th Percentile £575 £568 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 56 87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.14 £42.35 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.37% +92.50% -32.82%
10th Percentile £12.96 £11.10 £12.28
90th Percentile £47.43 £53.75 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.83% +33.33%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +12 21 £400 +33.33% 4
Watford -22 14 £319 -25.00% 1
Stevenage 0 5 £294 -9.62%
Hemel Hempstead 0 4 £400 +3.23%
Welwyn Garden City -3 3 £200 -45.76% 1
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 36 (55.38%) Project Management
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (35.38%) Security Cleared
4 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
5 19 (29.23%) Risk Management
6 17 (26.15%) Change Management
7 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (20.00%) SAP
10 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (16.92%) Finance
11 11 (16.92%) Windows
12 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
13 9 (13.85%) Retail
13 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (13.85%) Presales
14 8 (12.31%) Windows 10
14 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
14 8 (12.31%) ITIL
14 8 (12.31%) Scrum
14 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
15 7 (10.77%) ISEB
15 7 (10.77%) Office 365
15 7 (10.77%) PMO
15 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Transition
16 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
16 6 (9.23%) Degree
17 5 (7.69%) Information Security
17 5 (7.69%) PMI

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 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP CO
1 4 (6.15%) SAP FI
1 4 (6.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.08%) Maximo
2 2 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) WAN
2 2 (3.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) LAN
2 2 (3.08%) WLAN
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
1 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Retail
3 4 (6.15%) Local Government
4 2 (3.08%) Law
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Project Manager
2 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) IT Manager
4 9 (13.85%) IT Project Manager
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Manager
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Coordinator
5 6 (9.23%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (4.62%) PMO Manager
6 3 (4.62%) PMO Project Manager
6 3 (4.62%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Senior PMO
6 3 (4.62%) Senior PMO Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.08%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Service Improvement Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) PMI
2 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.08%) EPoS
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Project Management
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.23%) Risk Management
4 17 (26.15%) Change Management
5 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 9 (13.85%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.85%) Presales
8 8 (12.31%) ITIL
8 8 (12.31%) Scrum
8 8 (12.31%) Waterfall
9 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Transition
10 6 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Information Security
12 4 (6.15%) Business Change Management
12 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
12 4 (6.15%) Process Improvement
12 4 (6.15%) Project Planning
13 3 (4.62%) Matrix Organization
13 3 (4.62%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (35.38%) Security Cleared
2 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
3 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (12.31%) PMI Certification
6 7 (10.77%) ISEB
7 6 (9.23%) Degree
8 3 (4.62%) PMP
9 2 (3.08%) MCSA
9 2 (3.08%) MCSE
9 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) PMO
2 2 (3.08%) GxP
2 2 (3.08%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Remedy
4 1 (1.54%) Ariba
4 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.54%) BMC
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco
4 1 (1.54%) IBM