Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 17 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 63 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 9.13% 7.09% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.82% 8.15% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 31
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £217 £356 £356
90th Percentile £538 £575 £663
East Midlands median daily rate £365 £415 £413
% change year-on-year -12.05% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £13.60 £15.00
% change year-on-year +138.97% -9.33% -3.23%

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 582 798 631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.35% 87.02% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 587 440
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +4.52%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -1 49 £350 -17.65% 3
Daventry - 1 £450 - 1
Project Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) PRINCE2
3 20 (31.75%) ITIL
4 16 (25.40%) ERP
5 15 (23.81%) Finance
6 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
7 12 (19.05%) Automotive
7 12 (19.05%) Degree
8 11 (17.46%) Unified Communications
8 11 (17.46%) High Availability
8 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
8 11 (17.46%) SDLC
8 11 (17.46%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (17.46%) Clustering
8 11 (17.46%) Data Loss Prevention
9 9 (14.29%) PMO
9 9 (14.29%) PLM
9 9 (14.29%) Cisco
9 9 (14.29%) Oracle
9 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 8 (12.70%) MCSE
10 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (12.70%) VMware
11 7 (11.11%) Banking
11 7 (11.11%) NetApp
11 7 (11.11%) CCIE
11 7 (11.11%) VCAP

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 (7.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.76%) InVision
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) Simulink
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (1.59%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (1.59%) Primavera
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.59%) DHCP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) LAN
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) WAN
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (23.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Automotive
3 7 (11.11%) Banking
4 6 (9.52%) Legal
5 5 (7.94%) Marketing
5 5 (7.94%) Retail
6 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.70%) Analyst
3 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Content Editor
5 5 (7.94%) Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Digital Content Editor
5 5 (7.94%) Digital Editor
5 5 (7.94%) Digital Executive
5 5 (7.94%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 5 (7.94%) IT Support
5 5 (7.94%) Marketing Executive
5 5 (7.94%) Web Content Editor
5 5 (7.94%) Web Content Executive
5 5 (7.94%) Web Editor
5 5 (7.94%) Web Marketing Executive
6 4 (6.35%) PMO Manager
7 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
1 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 3 (4.76%) CSS
1 3 (4.76%) HTML
1 3 (4.76%) jQuery
1 3 (4.76%) Middleware
1 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (4.76%) WPF
2 2 (3.17%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.59%) Velocity
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Clustering
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) User Experience
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) IVR
5 1 (1.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) PRINCE2
3 20 (31.75%) ITIL
4 16 (25.40%) ERP
5 13 (20.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (17.46%) Data Loss Prevention
6 11 (17.46%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 11 (17.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (17.46%) High Availability
6 11 (17.46%) SDLC
7 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 9 (14.29%) PLM
8 6 (9.52%) SEO
9 5 (7.94%) Content Management
9 5 (7.94%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.94%) Service Management
10 4 (6.35%) Dependency Management
10 4 (6.35%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.35%) C#
3 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.76%) XAML
4 2 (3.17%) Java
4 2 (3.17%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.70%) MCSE
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.11%) CCIE
3 7 (11.11%) VCAP
4 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.59%) APMP
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) CNE
7 1 (1.59%) ISEB
7 1 (1.59%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) PMO
2 3 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 8 (12.70%) VMware
4 7 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (3.17%) Apple
5 2 (3.17%) hybris
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Tableau
6 1 (1.59%) Adobe
6 1 (1.59%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) Infor
6 1 (1.59%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.59%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.59%) Talend
6 1 (1.59%) Zerto