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 3 months to 24 June 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 21 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.63% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 10.00% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -12.65% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Watford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Watford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 10 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 15.19% 7.30% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
Median daily rate £375 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Watford region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft