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 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 21 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.25% 5.90% 6.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 6.73% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 22
Median daily rate £344 £400 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +41.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -0.90% -1.78%  

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 317 327 388
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 79.25% 87.67% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 245 256
Median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.82% +19.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £11.00 £9.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.00 £35.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 18 £344 -14.06% 3
Wellingborough - 1 - -
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 30 (69.77%) Project Management
2 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) SDLC
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) Degree
5 13 (30.23%) ITIL V3
5 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (30.23%) Finance
5 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
5 13 (30.23%) Data Loss Prevention
6 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
8 8 (18.60%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 8 (18.60%) Windows
8 8 (18.60%) Clustering
8 8 (18.60%) High Availability
8 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
9 7 (16.28%) SCCM
9 7 (16.28%) VMware
9 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (16.28%) Cisco
9 7 (16.28%) MCSE
10 6 (13.95%) Linux
10 6 (13.95%) Unix
10 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
11 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
11 5 (11.63%) NetApp
11 5 (11.63%) CAD

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 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
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 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Local Government
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) SCCM Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
7 4 (9.30%) Business IT Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) IT Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Project Support Officer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Project 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 13 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Clustering
3 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (9.30%) PMI
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) AIX
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) Project Management
2 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) SDLC
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.23%) Data Loss Prevention
5 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (30.23%) ITIL V3
6 8 (18.60%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 8 (18.60%) High Availability
7 5 (11.63%) CAD
8 4 (9.30%) Migration
8 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE
9 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.65%) Logistics
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.65%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Groovy
1 1 (2.33%) Java
1 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
2 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.28%) MCSE
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.63%) PMI Certification
4 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
5 4 (9.30%) ISEB
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.65%) APMP
6 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) CCNP
7 1 (2.33%) MCSA
7 1 (2.33%) PMP
7 1 (2.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 5 (11.63%) NetApp
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Chordiant
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
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