Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 32 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13 +17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 15 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.11% 4.57% 8.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 5.18% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
Watford median daily rate £389 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.19% -20.59% +3.03%
10th Percentile £363 £250 £294
90th Percentile £434 £425 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £329 £400
% change year-on-year +21.67% -17.81% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £39.75 £22.50
% 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 315 367 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.30% 88.22% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 168 113
Watford median daily rate £438 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +6.90%
10th Percentile £246 £211 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £525
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.85 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.88 £40.00 £15.35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.14% -29.24% +13.10%

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 October 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 20 October 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 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (33.33%) NHS
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (20.00%) Skype
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (13.33%) PMO
6 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Law
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security

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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) PMO Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Compliance Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Product Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Governance Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) Presales
6 1 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) APMP
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MAPM
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) PMO
3 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Sony