Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 +14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 16 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.73% 4.06% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 4.81% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 6
Watford median daily rate £400 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.79% +48.44%
10th Percentile £265 £375 £428
90th Percentile £568 £425 £506
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £300 £415
% change year-on-year +33.33% -27.71% -7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £175.00 £36.50 £42.65
% change year-on-year +379.45% -14.41% +103.70%

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 298 270 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.17% 84.38% 73.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 130 94
Watford median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +9.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £240 £217 £216
90th Percentile £550 £589 £568
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £401
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +175.86% +10.48%
10th Percentile £14.40 £22.33 £14.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.78% -28.00% +19.42%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (25.00%) NHS
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
6 3 (18.75%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Skype
6 3 (18.75%) Business Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
6 3 (18.75%) PMP
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (12.50%) Retail
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) ResourceLink
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Programme Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Governance Manager
4 1 (6.25%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Product Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP CO Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Change Management
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (18.75%) Business Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Business Transformation
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (18.75%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) APMP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MAPM
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 13485
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP