Period
to 15 June 2019

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 15 June 2019 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
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 43 21
Rank change year-on-year +17 -22 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 38 23 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.21% 3.07% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 3.57% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 41
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £265 £339 £200
90th Percentile £463 £500 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £24.00 £17.85
% change year-on-year - +34.45% +21.02%

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 550 644 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 89.87% 86.10% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 393 414
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -4.76% +3.70%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £11.17 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.60% -23.91% -7.53%
10th Percentile £12.92 £10.29 £9.95
90th Percentile £48.58 £47.50 £86.83
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.33 £16.50 £17.03
% change year-on-year -13.17% -3.08% +5.81%

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 15 June 2019.

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 15 June 2019. 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 31 £395 -12.22% 1
Daventry - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, 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 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) PRINCE
3 13 (34.21%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (31.58%) PMI Certification
4 12 (31.58%) Change Control
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL
5 10 (26.32%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) SDLC
7 8 (21.05%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (21.05%) CMMI
7 8 (21.05%) RUP
7 8 (21.05%) PMI
7 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 7 (18.42%) Test Management
9 6 (15.79%) SCCM
9 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
9 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) Windows
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.16%) Automotive
10 5 (13.16%) VMware
10 5 (13.16%) Release Management
10 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
10 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server

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 (2.63%) Confluence
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) NAS
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Automotive
3 4 (10.53%) Back Office
3 4 (10.53%) Front Office
4 3 (7.89%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Project Manager
2 8 (21.05%) Implementation Manager
3 7 (18.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) DBA
6 1 (2.63%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) PMI
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) FMCG
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) PRINCE
3 13 (34.21%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (31.58%) Change Control
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL
6 9 (23.68%) SDLC
7 8 (21.05%) CMMI
7 8 (21.05%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (21.05%) RUP
7 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 7 (18.42%) Test Management
9 6 (15.79%) Supplier Management
10 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.16%) Decision-Making
10 5 (13.16%) Release Management
11 4 (10.53%) Application Packaging
11 4 (10.53%) Data Extraction
11 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) PMI Certification
2 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CCNA
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.53%) MCITP
3 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) PMP
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) MCSA
5 2 (5.26%) CFA
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.63%) APMP
6 1 (2.63%) CCSP
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) StorageTek
4 1 (2.63%) Sun