The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management 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 Project Management over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 46 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.03% 12.37% 10.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.98% 17.31% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 14
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£350 £390 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Project Management
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
307 208 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 73.62% 71.48% 71.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 114 96
Average daily rate £400 £423 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -51.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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 +3 33 £350 +7.69% 4
Daventry - - - -
Project Management
East Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 27 (36.99%) Finance
1 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (36.99%) Banking
2 15 (20.55%) DevOps
3 14 (19.18%) Docker
3 14 (19.18%) TeamCity
3 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
3 14 (19.18%) JIRA
4 13 (17.81%) Incident Management
4 13 (17.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (16.44%) Vagrant
6 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.33%) Change Management
8 7 (9.59%) PRINCE
8 7 (9.59%) SAP
8 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.22%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.85%) Maximo
10 5 (6.85%) IBM
10 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.48%) People Management
11 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 4 (5.48%) ITIL
11 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
11 4 (5.48%) Middleware
11 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
11 4 (5.48%) Legal

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Maximo
2 3 (4.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Network Security
1 2 (2.74%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
2 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.74%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (1.37%) Essbase
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) TeamCity
1 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
1 14 (19.18%) JIRA
General
1 27 (36.99%) Finance
1 27 (36.99%) Banking
2 4 (5.48%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Local Government
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.29%) Project Manager
2 14 (19.18%) Environment Manager
3 12 (16.44%) Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Change Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 2 (2.74%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Change Project Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Senior Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.74%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.74%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Project Officer
7 2 (2.74%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Middleware
2 2 (2.74%) OLE
2 2 (2.74%) Velocity
3 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) PMI
2 3 (4.11%) NHS
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Informatics
3 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) DevOps
3 13 (17.81%) Incident Management
3 13 (17.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.33%) Change Management
6 7 (9.59%) PRINCE
6 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.22%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.48%) People Management
9 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) ITIL
10 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.11%) Logistics
10 3 (4.11%) Scrum
10 3 (4.11%) EAM
10 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) C
2 2 (2.74%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) VB
2 2 (2.74%) VBA
3 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
1 4 (5.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.37%) PMP
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
4 1 (1.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) SAP
2 5 (6.85%) IBM
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) hybris
4 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.37%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Remedy
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco