The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 24 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 24 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.45% 5.04% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 6.30% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £356 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £470 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -9.23%
PRINCE2
East Midlands

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
342 270 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 77.73% 80.12% 67.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 161 100
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.17 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.53% +15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.55 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 9 £425 +21.42% 4
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2.

1 26 (56.52%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (17.39%) PMI Certification
5 7 (15.22%) PRINCE
5 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.22%) MS Project
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
5 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (15.22%) Time Management
6 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.04%) Citrix
6 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.04%) SAP
6 6 (13.04%) PMP
6 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Marketing
7 5 (10.87%) Kronos
7 5 (10.87%) E-Procurement
7 5 (10.87%) VMware
7 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
7 5 (10.87%) Endeca
7 5 (10.87%) Middleware
7 5 (10.87%) Mobile Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Web Services
7 5 (10.87%) Windows
7 5 (10.87%) Java
7 5 (10.87%) ERP
7 5 (10.87%) MS Excel

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Project
2 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Maximo
1 1 (2.17%) Academy Housing
1 1 (2.17%) arcHouse
1 1 (2.17%) Aareon QL
1 1 (2.17%) OPENHousing
1 1 (2.17%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) PaaS
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (6.52%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.52%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Support Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.35%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Project Support Manager
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Junior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
1 5 (10.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
4 1 (2.17%) Tandem
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) UNIX
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) HPUX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Project Management
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) PRINCE
2 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.22%) Time Management
3 6 (13.04%) Performance Management
3 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.87%) ERP
4 5 (10.87%) EAI
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile Commerce
4 5 (10.87%) B2B
4 5 (10.87%) E-Procurement
4 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
4 5 (10.87%) Demand Management
4 5 (10.87%) Analytics
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) VB
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) REXX
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (17.39%) PMI Certification
3 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (13.04%) PMP
5 4 (8.70%) Degree
6 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) APMP
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) OVSD
1 1 (2.17%) CA Endevor
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) SAP
1 6 (13.04%) Citrix
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
2 5 (10.87%) Kronos
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Endeca
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
4 2 (4.35%) Informatica
4 2 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) Anite
5 1 (2.17%) Perforce
5 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Aareon
5 1 (2.17%) Sun
5 1 (2.17%) Northgate
5 1 (2.17%) Civica
5 1 (2.17%) Comino
5 1 (2.17%) Capita