Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 44 24
Rank change year-on-year +25 -20 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.67% 3.76% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.13% 4.46% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 44
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -15.29% -
10th Percentile £313 £294 £234
90th Percentile £538 £524 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £406 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.33% -6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - £24.25

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 252 718 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.00% 84.27% 86.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 531 373
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £201 £306 £220
90th Percentile £518 £538 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 11
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £35.00 £13.62 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.98% +21.93% -3.91%
10th Percentile £13.67 £11.34 £10.29
90th Percentile £46.40 £20.25 £13.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.88 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.55% -4.00% +10.71%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +14 6 £350 -9.09% 1
Brackley - 3 - -
Kettering - 1 £340 -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 14 (60.87%) ITIL
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (30.43%) Project Delivery
5 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) Middleware
5 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (17.39%) CCNA
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Automotive
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (17.39%) FMCG
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (13.04%) VLAN
7 3 (13.04%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
7 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (13.04%) Firewall
7 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless

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 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Abaqus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) 802.11
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) LAN
1 3 (13.04%) OSPF
1 3 (13.04%) VLAN
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
1 3 (13.04%) WAN
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (17.39%) Automotive
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
2 2 (8.70%) Front Office
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) FMCG
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 12 (52.17%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (30.43%) Project Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Finite Element Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) High Availability
8 1 (4.35%) Logistics
8 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNA
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Avaya
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint