The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 13 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 15 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 8.24% 13.83% 13.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.42% 17.65% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 12
Average daily rate £400 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
144 221 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 79.12% 78.37% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 140 78
Average daily rate £405 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Northampton region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Northampton region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2
2 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.15%) Banking
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) NHS
6 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) MS Project
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Kronos
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.06%) CCTV
7 2 (6.06%) APMP
7 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
7 2 (6.06%) Retail
7 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 2 (6.06%) .NET
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Extranet
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 9 (27.27%) IT Manager
2 9 (27.27%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Manager
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Security Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) CSS3
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) XSD
2 1 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) CCTV
4 1 (3.03%) EPoS
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) PMI
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) PRINCE2
2 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) ETL
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.03%) BPR
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) CMMI
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Process Management
6 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.06%) APMP
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Kronos
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) RedPrairie