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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.47% 6.21% 8.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 7.69% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 13
Average daily rate
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£313 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £373 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -1.63%
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
271 247 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 74.25% 80.72% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 121 141
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.90 £31.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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
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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 -7 5 £250 -43.18% 5
Kettering - - - -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 8 (33.33%) Project Management
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (25.00%) Logistics
2 6 (25.00%) MS Project
3 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) PMI
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Google
5 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 2 (8.33%) PMP
6 2 (8.33%) VBA
6 2 (8.33%) OLE
6 2 (8.33%) CISA
6 2 (8.33%) CISM
6 2 (8.33%) QiCA
6 2 (8.33%) CISSP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Project
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.17%) Front Office
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Officer
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Logistics
3 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Validation
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) VBA
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) PMP
3 2 (8.33%) CISA
3 2 (8.33%) CISM
3 2 (8.33%) QiCA
3 2 (8.33%) CRISC
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (4.17%) hybris
3 1 (4.17%) IBM