The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 21 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 8.64% 10.05% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 11.06% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 16
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £363 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -20.28%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 204 199 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 83.95% 90.87% 71.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 151 116
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -44.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.80 £17.30 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Northampton

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Northampton

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Northampton over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Northampton

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 21 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) Finance
4 10 (20.83%) Degree
4 10 (20.83%) SDLC
5 9 (18.75%) PMO
6 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 7 (14.58%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.50%) High Availability
8 6 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 6 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (12.50%) Automotive
8 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.50%) Clustering
9 5 (10.42%) Banking
9 5 (10.42%) Retail
9 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (8.33%) ERP
10 4 (8.33%) SQL
10 4 (8.33%) Windows
10 4 (8.33%) MCSE
10 4 (8.33%) VMware
10 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (2.08%) JBoss
1 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.08%) DB2
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Gradle
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
1 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Automotive
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.75%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) PMO Manager
5 3 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) Ajax
1 1 (2.08%) EJB
1 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.08%) J2EE
1 1 (2.08%) JMS
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
1 1 (2.08%) Servlets
1 1 (2.08%) Struts
1 1 (2.08%) Struts2
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
1 1 (2.08%) WSDL
1 1 (2.08%) XML
1 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) PMI
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) PRINCE2
2 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) SDLC
5 8 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.58%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 6 (12.50%) High Availability
7 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) ERP
8 4 (8.33%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.25%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) C++
2 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
2 1 (2.08%) Groovy
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.33%) MCSE
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.17%) CCIE
5 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) VCAP
6 1 (2.08%) APMP
6 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco
2 4 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.25%) NetApp
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Chordiant
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Rate: ££competitive +car +15% bonus
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