The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 8 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 46 27 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.78% 10.34% 13.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.61% 14.14% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 34
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £440 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £540 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +17.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 191 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 76.94% 73.18% 70.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 106 187
Average daily rate £425 £450 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £311 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Project Management
East Midlands

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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 27 £438 -7.99% 7
Daventry - - - -
Project Management
East Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 50 (56.18%) Finance
2 39 (43.82%) Banking
3 25 (28.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (21.35%) Change Management
5 15 (16.85%) Retail
5 15 (16.85%) Business Analysis
6 12 (13.48%) Retail Banking
6 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
7 11 (12.36%) Project Planning
8 9 (10.11%) System Testing
9 8 (8.99%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (6.74%) QA
10 6 (6.74%) Time Management
10 6 (6.74%) Business Transformation
10 6 (6.74%) Legal
11 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
11 5 (5.62%) Logistics
11 5 (5.62%) ITIL
11 5 (5.62%) Linux
11 5 (5.62%) Apache
11 5 (5.62%) MySQL
11 5 (5.62%) MS Project
11 5 (5.62%) MS Office
11 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
11 5 (5.62%) IBM
11 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
11 5 (5.62%) CentOS
12 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (4.49%) RESTful
12 4 (4.49%) BPMN

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (5.62%) Apache
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Project
1 5 (5.62%) MS Office
1 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (1.12%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (1.12%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (1.12%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Rackspace Cloud
1 4 (4.49%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) SSL
1 4 (4.49%) SSH
2 2 (2.25%) VoIP
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless
3 1 (1.12%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) Network Security
3 1 (1.12%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) MySQL
2 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.25%) DTS
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.12%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (56.18%) Finance
2 39 (43.82%) Banking
3 15 (16.85%) Retail
4 12 (13.48%) Retail Banking
5 6 (6.74%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Front Office
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Automotive
6 1 (1.12%) International Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Billing
6 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Project Manager
2 27 (30.34%) Analyst
3 21 (23.60%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.61%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (12.36%) Change Manager
6 10 (11.24%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (5.62%) PMO Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Administrator
9 3 (3.37%) Project Officer
9 3 (3.37%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Project Support Officer
9 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Payments Business Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Senior Change Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) RESTful
1 4 (4.49%) JSON
1 4 (4.49%) Symfony
1 4 (4.49%) CakePHP
1 4 (4.49%) jQuery
1 4 (4.49%) XML
1 4 (4.49%) Ajax
2 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.49%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.37%) PMI
4 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.12%) Informatics
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) Open Source
5 1 (1.12%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Linux
1 5 (5.62%) CentOS
2 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (4.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) UNIX
3 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (21.35%) Change Management
3 15 (16.85%) Business Analysis
4 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
5 11 (12.36%) Project Planning
6 9 (10.11%) System Testing
7 8 (8.99%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (6.74%) Time Management
8 6 (6.74%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.62%) Logistics
9 5 (5.62%) ITIL
10 4 (4.49%) BPMN
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (4.49%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.49%) UML
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.49%) Information Management
10 4 (4.49%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.37%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
1 4 (4.49%) PHP
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
3 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) PMP
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 4 (4.49%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.12%) Basel II
3 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) IBM
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
2 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Citrix
3 3 (3.37%) Remedy
4 1 (1.12%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco
4 1 (1.12%) Avaya
4 1 (1.12%) BMC
4 1 (1.12%) JDA
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.12%) TSYS
4 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago