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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 29 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.12% 9.28% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 10.61% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 17
Median daily rate £388 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.42% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £353 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.65% -21.42%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 308 330 263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 86.27% 87.53% 74.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 711 680
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £313 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £11.75 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.33% -1.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.25 £15.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.58 £33.75 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 19 £400 -11.11% 3
Kettering +5 4 £350 -12.50%
Project Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 25 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) ITIL
4 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.57%) Finance
5 12 (17.14%) SDLC
5 12 (17.14%) PMO
6 10 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (12.86%) Degree
8 8 (11.43%) ITIL V3
8 8 (11.43%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
8 8 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.00%) Automotive
9 7 (10.00%) Banking
10 6 (8.57%) Retail
10 6 (8.57%) Change Management
10 6 (8.57%) VMware
10 6 (8.57%) Clustering
10 6 (8.57%) SQL
10 6 (8.57%) Cisco
10 6 (8.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 6 (8.57%) Unified Communications
10 6 (8.57%) High Availability
11 5 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
11 5 (7.14%) MS Visio

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 (1.43%) JBoss
1 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.29%) WAN
3 2 (2.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.43%) DB2
2 1 (1.43%) Essbase
2 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.43%) Gradle
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
1 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Automotive
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Project Manager
2 17 (24.29%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) IT Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Supplier Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Business IT Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (5.71%) IT Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) PMO Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.29%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Payroll Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) Ajax
1 1 (1.43%) EJB
1 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
1 1 (1.43%) J2EE
1 1 (1.43%) JMS
1 1 (1.43%) jQuery
1 1 (1.43%) JSP
1 1 (1.43%) Servlets
1 1 (1.43%) Struts
1 1 (1.43%) Struts2
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
1 1 (1.43%) WSDL
1 1 (1.43%) XML
1 1 (1.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) PMI
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.86%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Unix
1 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) ITIL
4 12 (17.14%) SDLC
5 10 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 8 (11.43%) Data Loss Prevention
6 8 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.43%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.57%) Change Management
7 6 (8.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 6 (8.57%) High Availability
8 5 (7.14%) ERP
8 5 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.71%) ITSM
9 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C
2 1 (1.43%) C#
2 1 (1.43%) C++
2 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
2 1 (1.43%) Groovy
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (12.86%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.86%) CCIE
5 2 (2.86%) VCAP
6 1 (1.43%) APMP
6 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) vCloud
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco
2 6 (8.57%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) SAP
5 3 (4.29%) NetApp
6 2 (2.86%) EMC
6 2 (2.86%) Remedy
6 2 (2.86%) Zerto
7 1 (1.43%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
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