The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 15 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 30 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.98% 8.29% 7.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.22% 8.61% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 14
Median daily rate £480 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £324 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £570 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £42.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-27.38% +41.17%
Project Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
365 395 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.07% 96.34% 97.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 272 230
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.52 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +27.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £22.50 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Northamptonshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -6 17 £450 -
Kettering -3 1 £550 -3.50%
Project Manager
East Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 38 (51.35%) Project Management
2 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (31.08%) PRINCE2
5 21 (28.38%) Finance
6 11 (14.86%) SAP
6 11 (14.86%) Retail
7 9 (12.16%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (10.81%) Scrum
9 7 (9.46%) Back Office
10 6 (8.11%) Banking
10 6 (8.11%) Oracle
11 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.76%) ERP
11 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.41%) FMCG
12 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.41%) Kronos
12 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
12 4 (5.41%) Migration
13 3 (4.05%) PMP
13 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
13 3 (4.05%) Middleware
13 3 (4.05%) B2B
13 3 (4.05%) Windows
13 3 (4.05%) Logistics
13 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (4.05%) APMP
13 3 (4.05%) Agile Project Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
1 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
1 1 (1.35%) IaaS
1 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) PABX
1 1 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Retail
3 7 (9.46%) Back Office
4 6 (8.11%) Banking
5 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.70%) Front Office
7 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) FMCG
2 2 (2.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.35%) PMI
3 1 (1.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Project Management
2 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (31.08%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.16%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (10.81%) Scrum
7 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.76%) ERP
7 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.41%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (4.05%) B2B
9 3 (4.05%) Coaching
9 3 (4.05%) Logistics
9 3 (4.05%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (2.70%) DevOps
10 2 (2.70%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (2.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) APMP
1 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
1 3 (4.05%) PMP
1 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) SAP
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Kronos
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) Cadence
5 1 (1.35%) Rally