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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 16 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.20% 9.87% 15.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 12.23% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 33
Average daily rate £400 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £225 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £26.50 £16.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
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
324 368 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.40% 80.70% 81.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 239 175
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £16.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% +17.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.70 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 17 £400 -5.88% 6
Kettering - 1 £400 -
Project Management
East Midlands

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (36.54%) PRINCE2
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.69%) Change Management
6 4 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.69%) SDLC
7 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
7 3 (5.77%) MS Project
7 3 (5.77%) .NET
7 3 (5.77%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Banking
7 3 (5.77%) Kronos
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.85%) Retail
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.85%) C++
8 2 (3.85%) SQL
8 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.85%) MS Office
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.85%) Windows

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (1.92%) Extranet
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) PABX
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Project Manager
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Delivery Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) IT Manager
3 6 (11.54%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.85%) Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.85%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) EDI
3 1 (1.92%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) iSeries
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) PMI
3 1 (1.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) PRINCE2
2 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL
5 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 4 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.85%) CRM
7 2 (3.85%) ERP
7 2 (3.85%) ITSM
7 2 (3.85%) OO
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
7 2 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C++
1 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
1 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) APMP
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) MCSD
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Kronos
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) NetApp
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Intel
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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