Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

PRINCE 2
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 32 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 26 40 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.08% 4.21% 7.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 4.99% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 39
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +26.98%
10th Percentile £335 £200 £290
90th Percentile £488 £519 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £21.80 -
% change year-on-year +10.09% - -

PRINCE2 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 518 801 563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 81.32% 84.40% 83.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 533 417
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £225 £263
90th Percentile £538 £575 £568
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 11
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +9.62% -19.00%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £32.68 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.63 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.00% -3.55% -0.31%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Northamptonshire

PRINCE2
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 within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 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 +6 23 £425 +6.25% 5
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 10 (38.46%) SDLC
4 9 (34.62%) MCSE
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 7 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (26.92%) High Availability
6 7 (26.92%) Unified Communications
6 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (26.92%) Clustering
6 7 (26.92%) ERP
6 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (23.08%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) VCAP
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 4 (15.38%) CCIE
9 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 4 (15.38%) ISEB

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Unified Communications
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) VSAN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Automotive
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.54%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 7 (26.92%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) SDLC
4 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Data Loss Prevention
5 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (26.92%) ERP
5 7 (26.92%) High Availability
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 4 (15.38%) PLM
7 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
9 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Conflict Management
9 2 (7.69%) Use Case
9 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) MCSE
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) VCAP
4 4 (15.38%) CCIE
4 4 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SAP