Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

Collaborative Working
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 67 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.52% 0.54% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.63% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £315 £575 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.22% +36.90% -5.62%
10th Percentile £278 £563 £410
90th Percentile £427 £588 £430
East Midlands median daily rate £374 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -12.06% +13.33% -22.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Collaborative Working is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 553 795 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 83.92% 86.51% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 571 410
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 16
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £13.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.65% -19.40% +11.67%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.63
90th Percentile £15.25 £34.15 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year +17.86% -12.65% -2.86%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Northamptonshire

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Collaborative Working in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Northamptonshire

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Northamptonshire

Collaborative Working
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 Collaborative Working within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 7 £315 -45.22%
Collaborative Working
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Collaborative Working.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 4 (40.00%) User Experience
3 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) SDET
5 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Animation
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Designer
1 5 (50.00%) UI Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Animation
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 4 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) SDET
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Information Management
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree