Period
to 24 June 2018

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 6 months to 24 June 2018 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 45 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.65% 1.88% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% 12.28% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £450 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -4.76% +110.00%
10th Percentile £418 £205 £206
90th Percentile £488 £488 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £409 £425
% change year-on-year +1.04% -3.82% +16.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 98 114 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.79% 15.30% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 85 78
Northamptonshire median daily rate £408 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.74% -10.00% -10.29%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £209
90th Percentile £511 £500 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £25.59 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.88% +122.48% -39.47%
10th Percentile £42.50 £13.95 £10.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.02 £36.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -50.00% +129.51% -19.74%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

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
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 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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 -16 5 £475 +5.56%
PRINCE2 Certification
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making

PRINCE2 Certification
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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) ERP Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB