Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 19 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.34% 7.77% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 10.05% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 2
Watford median daily rate £363 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% -8.11% +19.35%
10th Percentile £250 £294 £440
90th Percentile £420 £488 £485
Hertfordshire median daily rate £356 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -10.94% -11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £39.75 £22.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year +76.67% +7.48% -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 383 219 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.44% 77.39% 72.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 108 79
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £533 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year -2.74% +2.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £31.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -41.94% +47.60% +30.45%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Watford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Watford

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Watford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Watford

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Watford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Watford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) WLAN
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) PMO
6 2 (10.53%) Business Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (10.53%) Office 365
6 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Legal
6 2 (10.53%) Replication
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (10.53%) EPoS
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
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 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) LAN
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
1 4 (21.05%) WLAN
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
2 3 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) EPoS
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Business Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) QMS
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) SAP