Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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.

PRINCE 2
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 25 27
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 43 41 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.87% 5.48% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 6.27% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 29
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +54.55% -33.33%
10th Percentile £196 £264 £213
90th Percentile £488 £540 £455
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £23.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +21.02% -35.87% +91.67%

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 611 654 659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 83.36% 87.43% 79.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 500 446
Northamptonshire median daily rate £415 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £253 £285 £258
90th Percentile £538 £575 £561
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 17
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.86 £15.88 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.69% -5.65% +18.07%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.13 £9.62
90th Percentile £102.10 £35.63 £23.30
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £17.40
% change year-on-year +18.64% -15.23% -17.14%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 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 +4 36 £375 -11.76% 1
Wellingborough - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 25 (58.14%) Project Management
2 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.26%) ITIL
5 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
6 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (16.28%) Automotive
6 7 (16.28%) Degree
6 7 (16.28%) SDLC
6 7 (16.28%) PMO
7 6 (13.95%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
7 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (13.95%) MCSE
8 5 (11.63%) ISEB
8 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
8 5 (11.63%) VMware
9 4 (9.30%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 4 (9.30%) High Availability
9 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
9 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
9 4 (9.30%) Banking
9 4 (9.30%) Clustering
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
9 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared

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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Gradle
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Support Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Coordinator
6 3 (6.98%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Project Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Project Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (4.65%) Automotive Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Ajax
1 1 (2.33%) EJB
1 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.33%) J2EE
1 1 (2.33%) JMS
1 1 (2.33%) jQuery
1 1 (2.33%) JSP
1 1 (2.33%) Servlets
1 1 (2.33%) Struts
1 1 (2.33%) Struts2
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
1 1 (2.33%) WSDL
1 1 (2.33%) XML
1 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) PMI
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.65%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Project Management
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) SDLC
4 6 (13.95%) Data Loss Prevention
4 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.30%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (9.30%) ERP
5 4 (9.30%) High Availability
5 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) PLM
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) CAD
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Groovy
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.95%) MCSE
4 5 (11.63%) ISEB
4 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
5 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.65%) APMP
7 2 (4.65%) CCIE
7 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) PMP
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (4.65%) VCAP
8 1 (2.33%) CCNP
8 1 (2.33%) CNE
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.33%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) PMO
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) NetApp
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.33%) Chordiant
6 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy