Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 19 42 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.61% 5.41% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 6.62% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 37
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £319 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.31% +6.67%
10th Percentile £350 £200 £265
90th Percentile £500 £488 £560
East Midlands median daily rate £415 £370 £400
% change year-on-year +12.16% -7.50% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £17.85 £14.75
% change year-on-year +34.45% +21.02% -35.87%

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 627 634 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 86.24% 81.60% 88.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 417 454
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £288 £258 £264
90th Percentile £538 £558 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £14.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.61% +18.75% -28.52%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.78
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.78 £34.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.80
% change year-on-year +9.68% -7.71% +0.27%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -21 15 £475 +58.33%
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Project Planning
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) PMO
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Budget Control
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) PMI
7 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Change Control
8 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (10.53%) ISEB
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (10.53%) ERP
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Games
9 1 (5.26%) Clustering

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 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Automotive
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Project Planning
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Budget Control
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Change Control
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Coaching
8 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) VMware