The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 28 11 33
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 24 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.86% 8.53% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 10.20% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 245 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 84.21% 83.62% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 165 210
Median daily rate £400 £416 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 12
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £11.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Northamptonshire region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Northamptonshire region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 21 £400 - 3
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 32 (74.42%) Project Management
2 23 (53.49%) Finance
3 21 (48.84%) ITIL
4 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) SDLC
6 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
6 13 (30.23%) Data Loss Prevention
6 13 (30.23%) Degree
6 13 (30.23%) ITIL V3
6 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (18.60%) Unix
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
9 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (16.28%) High Availability
10 7 (16.28%) Unified Communications
10 7 (16.28%) SCCM
10 7 (16.28%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 7 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (16.28%) Linux
10 7 (16.28%) Clustering
11 6 (13.95%) CAD
11 6 (13.95%) VMware
11 6 (13.95%) Logistics
11 6 (13.95%) MS Project
11 6 (13.95%) MS Office
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
1 6 (13.95%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 23 (53.49%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) IT Manager
4 6 (13.95%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (13.95%) Technical Leader
5 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.28%) Clustering
3 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Unix
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Project Management
2 21 (48.84%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) SDLC
5 13 (30.23%) Data Loss Prevention
5 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (30.23%) ITIL V3
6 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (16.28%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 7 (16.28%) High Availability
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (13.95%) CAD
8 6 (13.95%) Customer-Centric Approach
8 6 (13.95%) Logistics
9 5 (11.63%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) PRINCE
10 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.65%) Project Governance
11 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (13.95%) APMP
4 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (13.95%) MCSE
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) DV Cleared
5 5 (11.63%) ISEB
6 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
2 6 (13.95%) NetApp
2 6 (13.95%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Kronos