Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Project Management
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 66 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.88% 8.94% 7.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 10.73% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 38
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £298 £220 £355
90th Percentile £485 £508 £520
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £24.00 £19.20 £35.00
% change year-on-year +25.02% -45.15% +52.17%

Project Management 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 679 615 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.88% 83.33% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 412 495
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -1.79% -1.18%
10th Percentile £296 £253 £283
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.86 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.41% -12.69% -5.65%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.85 £11.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £102.10 £35.63
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.92% -10.29%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Northamptonshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Northamptonshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Northamptonshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Northamptonshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 -7 40 £400 - 6
Daventry - 3 £190 -
Kettering -1 2 £500 +42.86%
Project Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (34.55%) PRINCE2
4 14 (25.45%) ITIL
4 14 (25.45%) PMO
5 13 (23.64%) Change Management
5 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.82%) Project Planning
7 11 (20.00%) Banking
8 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
8 9 (16.36%) Change Control
8 9 (16.36%) SDLC
9 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.73%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.73%) PMI Certification
10 6 (10.91%) Automotive
10 6 (10.91%) Games
10 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.91%) Innovative Thinking
10 6 (10.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (7.27%) PMP
12 4 (7.27%) Scrum
12 4 (7.27%) Legal
12 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
12 4 (7.27%) Budget Control

Project Management
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 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) ATM
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) DB2
1 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (56.36%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Automotive
3 6 (10.91%) Games
4 4 (7.27%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Analyst
4 3 (5.45%) Coordinator
4 3 (5.45%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
4 3 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Programme Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
4 3 (5.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Change Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
5 2 (3.64%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (3.64%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) PMI
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) DataPower
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) AIX
2 1 (1.82%) Solaris
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.45%) ITIL
4 13 (23.64%) Change Management
4 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (21.82%) Project Planning
6 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Change Control
6 9 (16.36%) SDLC
7 7 (12.73%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.91%) Innovative Thinking
8 6 (10.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 4 (7.27%) Project Governance
10 4 (7.27%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) PMI Certification
2 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.27%) PMP
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
2 1 (1.82%) Brocade
2 1 (1.82%) EMC
2 1 (1.82%) Google
2 1 (1.82%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.82%) HP
2 1 (1.82%) IBM
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) NetApp