The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Northamptonshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 39 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.84% 0.44% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.65% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 155 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 79.89% 68.28% 65.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 96 151
Average daily rate £425 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Average hourly rate £16.08 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.87% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.25 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.21 £14.50 £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE
East Midlands

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -10 2 £550 - 1
PRINCE
East Midlands

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (77.78%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Change Control
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
6 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
6 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
6 3 (33.33%) PMI
6 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
7 2 (22.22%) OLE
7 2 (22.22%) MS Project
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) VB
7 2 (22.22%) Legal
7 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) R
8 1 (11.11%) QA
8 1 (11.11%) Marketing

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Change Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Change Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (66.67%) Change Control
4 4 (44.44%) Resource Management
4 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
6 2 (22.22%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
1 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft