The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 35 37 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.59% 1.37% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 7.81% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £330 £523 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +132.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.59% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 64 64 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.98% 17.53% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 32
Median daily rate £300 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £11.17 £23.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.43% +24.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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 -3 4 £330 -8.33% 3
PRINCE2 Certification
East Midlands

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) PMI
5 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Automotive
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) APMP
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 1 (8.33%) PMO
7 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning

PRINCE2 Certification
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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Automotive Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Payroll Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (8.33%) BPR
6 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (16.67%) APMP
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) SAP