Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 19 34
Rank change year-on-year -25 +15 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 34 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.02% 6.80% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 8.08% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 30
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £335 £200 £266
90th Percentile £500 £488 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £17.85 £14.75
% change year-on-year - +21.02% -35.16%

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 732 594 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 86.63% 84.14% 88.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 406 488
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £306 £225 £290
90th Percentile £534 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.08% -30.67% +1.24%
10th Percentile £10.82 £9.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £18.09 £88.00 £40.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -18.31%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -25 24 £413 +13.79% 1
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (76.47%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
6 8 (23.53%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (20.59%) Automotive
8 6 (17.65%) Games
8 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) PMO
8 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
9 5 (14.71%) Project Governance
10 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (11.76%) PRINCE
10 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
11 3 (8.82%) PMI
11 3 (8.82%) Windows
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
11 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
11 3 (8.82%) Change Control
11 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
11 3 (8.82%) Budget Control
11 3 (8.82%) SCCM
11 3 (8.82%) Decision-Making
12 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 7 (20.59%) Automotive
4 6 (17.65%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Payments Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) NHS Performance Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Manager
5 2 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.82%) PMI
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) Data Loss Prevention
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Project Governance
7 4 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Budget Control
8 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) Decision-Making
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.88%) Dependency Management
9 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
2 1 (2.94%) Brocade
2 1 (2.94%) EMC
2 1 (2.94%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) NetApp
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) SAP