Period
to 17 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 15 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 57 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.98% 8.65% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.31% 10.09% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 58
Northamptonshire median daily rate £385 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £330 £206 £325
90th Percentile £463 £548 £590
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.69 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.73 £40.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year -63.18% +194.12% -4.56%

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 662 565 793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.01% 85.74% 87.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 350 568
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £389 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -7.44% -1.18%
10th Percentile £306 £220 £225
90th Percentile £568 £550 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +5.06% -3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.31 £11.17 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.11% -15.70% -20.90%
10th Percentile £11.43 £10.29 £10.48
90th Percentile £19.38 £13.90 £32.95
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -4.79% +10.71% -12.65%

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 December 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 December 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 -8 37 £382 +9.14% 10
Project Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 22 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.45%) Scrum
5 13 (23.64%) Change Management
6 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (16.36%) ITIL
7 9 (16.36%) PMO
8 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
8 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (12.73%) ERP
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.91%) Windows
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Banking
10 6 (10.91%) Project Governance
10 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
11 5 (9.09%) FMCG
11 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
11 5 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (9.09%) Retail
11 5 (9.09%) Degree
11 5 (9.09%) Workflow
11 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 5 (9.09%) Legal
11 5 (9.09%) SAP

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 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Infor M3
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.64%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (3.64%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (1.82%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) LAN
2 3 (5.45%) SAN
2 3 (5.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) BGP
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.64%) OSPF
3 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) GIS
2 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) JIRA
General
1 25 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Legal
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 3 (5.45%) Automotive
6 2 (3.64%) Games
6 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Project Manager
2 10 (18.18%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Change Manager
5 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Change Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Data Quality Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Payments Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Project Change Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Sales Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Office 365 Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) FMCG
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) PMI
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) AIX
3 1 (1.82%) Android
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) Scrum
4 13 (23.64%) Change Management
5 9 (16.36%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
6 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
7 7 (12.73%) ERP
8 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Project Governance
8 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (9.09%) Workflow
10 4 (7.27%) CRM
10 4 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.45%) Business Continuity
11 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.45%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.45%) Migration
11 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) VB
2 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.64%) ACCA
4 2 (3.64%) CIMA
4 2 (3.64%) PMP
5 1 (1.82%) HND
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) PMO
2 5 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.64%) QA
3 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) Infor
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) Greenplum
5 2 (3.64%) Juniper
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.82%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.82%) Brocade
6 1 (1.82%) Capita
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) ESRI
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) NetApp