The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 6 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.68% 10.67% 14.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.61% 13.56% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £476 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £425 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
- +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £37.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-16.21% +39.62%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 118 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 81.22% 78.67% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 59 130
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Project Management
Northamptonshire

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 38 (65.52%) Finance
2 35 (60.34%) Banking
3 13 (22.41%) Change Management
3 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
4 10 (17.24%) Retail
5 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (15.52%) Retail Banking
5 9 (15.52%) Project Planning
5 9 (15.52%) System Testing
6 8 (13.79%) Time Management
6 8 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.62%) MS Project
8 5 (8.62%) MS Office
8 5 (8.62%) IBM
8 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
9 4 (6.90%) IBM Blueworks
9 4 (6.90%) SWIFT
9 4 (6.90%) BPMN
9 4 (6.90%) QA
9 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (6.90%) UML
9 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
9 4 (6.90%) ISO 8583
10 3 (5.17%) Legal
10 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
10 3 (5.17%) SQL
10 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Project
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.72%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) DTS
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (65.52%) Finance
2 35 (60.34%) Banking
3 10 (17.24%) Retail
4 9 (15.52%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.17%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
6 1 (1.72%) Front Office
6 1 (1.72%) International Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Project Manager
2 17 (29.31%) Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Change Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Change Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Payments Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (3.45%) Incident Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Project Officer
8 2 (3.45%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Administrator
9 1 (1.72%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Business Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.45%) PMI
2 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) iSeries
3 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Change Management
1 13 (22.41%) Business Analysis
2 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (15.52%) System Testing
2 9 (15.52%) Project Planning
3 8 (13.79%) Time Management
3 8 (13.79%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
6 4 (6.90%) BPMN
6 4 (6.90%) UML
7 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.45%) Information Management
8 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Data Transformation
9 1 (1.72%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (1.72%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO 8583
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.72%) FATCA
2 1 (1.72%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) IBM
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) Avaya
4 1 (1.72%) BMC
4 1 (1.72%) Remedy
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco