Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 58 62 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.67% 3.87% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 4.68% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 40
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £284 £200 £299
90th Percentile £626 £515 £493
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +91.11% -
East of England median hourly rate £13.17 £40.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year -67.09% -1.84% +0.62%

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 1,296 1,324 1,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.92% 82.65% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 680 637
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -1.49%
10th Percentile £207 £202 £213
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 62 60
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.97 £18.50 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -42.64% +53.53%
10th Percentile £11.43 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.65 £47.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.99 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -48.61% +9.38% +25.49%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Watford +7 21 £388 +10.71%
Welwyn Garden City -1 6 £205 +2.28%
Hemel Hempstead -2 3 £388 -3.13% 1
Rickmansworth -6 2 £800 +106.45%
Hatfield -9 2 £575 +187.50% 5
St Albans - 1 £500 - 1
Kings Langley - 1 £475 -
PRINCE2
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (68.97%) Project Management
2 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
3 14 (24.14%) PMO
4 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
5 12 (20.69%) Project Governance
6 10 (17.24%) Degree
6 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (17.24%) PMI Certification
6 10 (17.24%) Finance
7 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (15.52%) PMP
7 9 (15.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (13.79%) NHS
8 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (12.07%) Migration
10 6 (10.34%) Service Management
10 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
10 6 (10.34%) Microservices
11 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
11 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
11 5 (8.62%) Java
11 5 (8.62%) Six Sigma
11 5 (8.62%) Marketing
11 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
12 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (6.90%) 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 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (15.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (8.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Skype
2 2 (3.45%) 2.5G
2 2 (3.45%) 2G
2 2 (3.45%) 3G
2 2 (3.45%) 4G
2 2 (3.45%) 5G
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) MPLS
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) IT Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Architect
5 5 (8.62%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) PMO Manager
6 4 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) IT Programme Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Migration Manager
7 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Business Requirements Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Product Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Requirements Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) NHS
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) PMI
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Project Management
2 17 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
3 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.69%) Project Governance
5 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 6 (10.34%) Microservices
6 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.34%) Service Management
7 5 (8.62%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.90%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.17%) Change Management
9 3 (5.17%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (3.45%) ERP
10 2 (3.45%) ITSM
10 2 (3.45%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) C#
2 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
1 10 (17.24%) PMI Certification
2 9 (15.52%) PMP
2 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.45%) APMP
7 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) PMO
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (5.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (3.45%) GDPR
4 2 (3.45%) QA
5 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.72%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) BitLocker
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) XenApp
1 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco
2 1 (1.72%) Citrix
2 1 (1.72%) SAP
2 1 (1.72%) Sony
2 1 (1.72%) VMware