Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 18 36
Rank change year-on-year -29 +18 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 28 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.27% 7.09% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 8.26% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 32
Northamptonshire median daily rate £360 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £336 £200 £314
90th Percentile £498 £488 £499
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £400 £405
% change year-on-year -7.50% -1.30% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £21.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year - +3.61% -7.78%

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 717 569 713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 83.86% 85.82% 86.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 371 554
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £308 £213 £306
90th Percentile £525 £550 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.69 £11.17 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% -2.87% -37.90%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.15 £9.58
90th Percentile £18.50 £15.19 £28.83
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.04%

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 October 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 15 October 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 -30 18 £408 -4.12%
PRINCE2
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 24 (85.71%) Project Management
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) Scrum
6 8 (28.57%) Automotive
6 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 6 (21.43%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
9 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) Change Management
9 5 (17.86%) Games
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
10 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
11 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
11 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.71%) PMI
11 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
11 3 (10.71%) SCCM
11 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
11 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
12 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
12 2 (7.14%) PMO
12 2 (7.14%) Dependency Management
12 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
12 2 (7.14%) FMCG
12 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 1 (3.57%) CATIA
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Automotive
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
4 5 (17.86%) Games
5 2 (7.14%) Legal
6 1 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Payments Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) NHS Performance Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Data Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Sales Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.71%) PMI
2 2 (7.14%) FMCG
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Project Management
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
8 2 (7.14%) Dependency Management
8 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
8 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.57%) Brocade
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle