The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.91% 13.28% 8.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 13.93% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 27
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £358 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £414
% change year-on-year - +2.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.39% -5.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 341 366 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 94.20% 95.31% 96.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 258 232
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 16
Median hourly rate £11.17 £15.00 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +8.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.10 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Manager in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Northamptonshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 +4 21 £450 +2.85% 1
Project Manager
East Midlands

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 23 (42.59%) Project Management
2 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.93%) Finance
4 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.96%) PMO
6 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (11.11%) ERP
6 6 (11.11%) Logistics
7 5 (9.26%) Migration
7 5 (9.26%) WAN
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL
7 5 (9.26%) Unit4 Business World
7 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
7 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (7.41%) Office 365
8 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
8 4 (7.41%) Data Transformation
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
8 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (7.41%) FTP
8 4 (7.41%) Banking
9 3 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
10 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems

Project Manager Skill Set
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 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) WAN
2 4 (7.41%) FTP
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Project Management
2 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 8 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.11%) ERP
4 6 (11.11%) Logistics
5 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
6 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
6 4 (7.41%) Data Transformation
7 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.70%) Change Control
8 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.70%) SDLC
8 2 (3.70%) System Testing
8 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C#
1 2 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) C++
2 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) APMP
4 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) IFRS
2 1 (1.85%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.85%) Planview
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