Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 49 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.07% 0.23% 2.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 2.00% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Watford median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -10.53%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +25.00% -22.58% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

PRINCE2 Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 50 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 14.97% 11.60% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 35
Watford median daily rate £550 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.68% +14.06% -20.00%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Watford median hourly rate £47.50 - £14.50
10th Percentile £43.75 - £13.75
90th Percentile £51.25 - £15.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% +24.14% -32.56%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Watford

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Watford region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PMO
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) PMP
3 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Critical Thinking

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) QA