Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 18 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 54 73 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.65% 7.72% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.51% 8.98% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 63 29
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +1.49%
10th Percentile £241 £203 £340
90th Percentile £558 £575 £650
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £410 £413
% change year-on-year -7.93% -0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £20.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year +92.77% +45.61% -8.06%

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 514 813 581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 82.37% 86.03% 84.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 570 395
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +1.82% -2.94%
10th Percentile £231 £225 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
East Midlands median daily rate £399 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.90% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £13.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.89% -19.40% +6.35%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.50 £9.48
90th Percentile £14.80 £34.15 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.20 £14.25 £16.06
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.24% -1.20%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +3 40 £350 -12.50% 5
Daventry - 1 £450 -
Project Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (33.33%) ERP
3 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 15 (27.78%) ITIL
5 14 (25.93%) Finance
6 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.37%) Oracle
7 11 (20.37%) Degree
7 11 (20.37%) SDLC
8 9 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 9 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
8 9 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 9 (16.67%) High Availability
8 9 (16.67%) Cisco
8 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (16.67%) Automotive
8 9 (16.67%) Clustering
8 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (14.81%) MCSE
9 8 (14.81%) ITIL V3
10 7 (12.96%) VCAP
10 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (12.96%) CCIE
10 7 (12.96%) NetApp
10 7 (12.96%) VMware
10 7 (12.96%) Legal
10 7 (12.96%) PLM

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 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.56%) InVision
2 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.70%) Simulink
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Infor CloudSuite
1 4 (7.41%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.85%) Primavera
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.70%) DHCP
2 2 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) PBX
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) VLAN
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.70%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Automotive
3 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Legal
4 5 (9.26%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Local Government
5 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Content Editor
3 5 (9.26%) Developer
3 5 (9.26%) Digital Content Editor
3 5 (9.26%) Digital Editor
3 5 (9.26%) Digital Executive
3 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing Executive
3 5 (9.26%) ERP Manager
3 5 (9.26%) Integration Manager
3 5 (9.26%) IT Support
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing Executive
3 5 (9.26%) Web Content Editor
3 5 (9.26%) Web Content Executive
3 5 (9.26%) Web Editor
3 5 (9.26%) Web Marketing Executive
4 3 (5.56%) Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) ERP Architect
4 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Middleware
2 4 (7.41%) Velocity
3 3 (5.56%) .NET
3 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (5.56%) jQuery
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (5.56%) WPF
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Clustering
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.70%) NHS
5 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.85%) IVR
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) ERP
2 18 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 15 (27.78%) ITIL
5 11 (20.37%) SDLC
6 9 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (16.67%) High Availability
7 8 (14.81%) ITIL V3
8 7 (12.96%) PLM
9 6 (11.11%) Data Mapping
9 6 (11.11%) Matrix Management
9 6 (11.11%) SEO
10 5 (9.26%) Change Management
10 5 (9.26%) Content Management
10 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.41%) C#
3 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
3 3 (5.56%) XAML
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (14.81%) MCSE
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.96%) CCIE
4 7 (12.96%) VCAP
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.70%) CCNA
6 2 (3.70%) PMP
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.85%) APMP
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) CNE
7 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.85%) ISEB
7 1 (1.85%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) PMO
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.85%) GDPR
3 1 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) Cisco
4 7 (12.96%) NetApp
4 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 5 (9.26%) Infor
5 5 (9.26%) SAP
6 4 (7.41%) Talend
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) hybris
7 2 (3.70%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.70%) Tableau
8 1 (1.85%) Adobe
8 1 (1.85%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.85%) Google
8 1 (1.85%) ION Trading
8 1 (1.85%) Ivanti