Period
to 21 October 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 21 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.

Project Management
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 60 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.08% 8.71% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 10.14% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 54
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £317 £219 £352
90th Percentile £448 £526 £610
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.69 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.73 £25.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year -41.08% +83.82% -9.33%

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 708 572 714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 83.59% 85.89% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 370 553
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £308 £213 £301
90th Percentile £528 £550 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.69 £11.17 £13.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% -18.02% -26.43%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.25 £9.75
90th Percentile £18.50 £14.93 £35.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +5.08% +5.36% -13.58%

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 21 October 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 21 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 -12 40 £382 +9.14% 4
Daventry +2 2 £190 -57.78%
Kettering -1 1 - - 6
Project Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 23 (38.33%) PRINCE2
3 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.33%) Scrum
5 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (20.00%) ITIL
7 11 (18.33%) Change Management
8 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.33%) Banking
9 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.67%) Legal
10 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.67%) PMO
11 6 (10.00%) ERP
11 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (10.00%) Automotive
12 5 (8.33%) Workflow
12 5 (8.33%) Games
12 5 (8.33%) SAP
12 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (8.33%) FMCG
12 5 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
13 4 (6.67%) Project Governance
13 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
13 4 (6.67%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Infor M3
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (3.33%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (1.67%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) GIS
2 1 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Legal
4 6 (10.00%) Automotive
5 5 (8.33%) Games
6 4 (6.67%) Marketing
6 4 (6.67%) Retail
7 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
7 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.67%) Analyst
3 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Change Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Data Quality Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Payments Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Project Change Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Sales Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) NHS Performance Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Performance Manager
6 2 (3.33%) PMO Lead
6 2 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.33%) Scrum Master
6 2 (3.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) FMCG
3 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) NHS
4 3 (5.00%) PMI
5 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Solaris
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) PRINCE2
2 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (23.33%) Scrum
4 12 (20.00%) ITIL
5 11 (18.33%) Change Management
6 9 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 8 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
9 6 (10.00%) ERP
10 5 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (8.33%) Workflow
11 4 (6.67%) Project Governance
12 3 (5.00%) Business Change Management
12 3 (5.00%) IT Strategy
12 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.33%) ACCA
3 2 (3.33%) CIMA
4 1 (1.67%) HND
4 1 (1.67%) MCITP
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) PMO
2 4 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.33%) QA
3 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) SAP
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Infor
5 2 (3.33%) Greenplum
5 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.67%) Brocade
6 1 (1.67%) Capita
6 1 (1.67%) EMC
6 1 (1.67%) ESRI
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) NetApp