Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 27
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 45 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.52% 4.36% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 5.01% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 32
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £313 £360 £242
90th Percentile £488 £538 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £24.25 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.19% +20.00% +28.57%

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 582 798 631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.35% 87.02% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 587 440
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +3 38 £425 - 1
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 23 (51.11%) Project Management
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) ITIL
4 15 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (28.89%) Finance
6 12 (26.67%) MCSE
6 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 12 (26.67%) SDLC
7 11 (24.44%) Unified Communications
7 11 (24.44%) Data Loss Prevention
7 11 (24.44%) ERP
7 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (24.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (24.44%) Clustering
7 11 (24.44%) High Availability
8 10 (22.22%) Automotive
8 10 (22.22%) Migration
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco
9 9 (20.00%) ISEB
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (20.00%) PLM
9 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 8 (17.78%) VCAP
10 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.78%) VMware
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
11 7 (15.56%) CCIE

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 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) VSAN
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Automotive
3 4 (8.89%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 11 (24.44%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
8 3 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Development Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) IT Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (24.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Project Management
2 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) ITIL
4 15 (33.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 12 (26.67%) SDLC
6 11 (24.44%) Data Loss Prevention
6 11 (24.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (24.44%) ERP
6 11 (24.44%) High Availability
7 10 (22.22%) Migration
8 9 (20.00%) ITIL V3
8 9 (20.00%) PLM
9 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
11 3 (6.67%) Business Transformation
11 3 (6.67%) Conflict Management
11 3 (6.67%) Feasibility Study
11 3 (6.67%) Use Case
11 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (26.67%) MCSE
3 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (20.00%) Degree
4 9 (20.00%) ISEB
5 8 (17.78%) VCAP
6 7 (15.56%) CCIE
7 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.44%) CCNA
8 2 (4.44%) PMP
9 1 (2.22%) APMP
9 1 (2.22%) CNE
9 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.22%) MCDST
9 1 (2.22%) Novell Certification
9 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) NetApp
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) SAP