Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 14 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 47 78 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.81% 8.34% 8.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.26% 8.67% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 60 57
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £362 £327
90th Percentile £575 £575 £628
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £415 £413
% change year-on-year -0.60% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.50 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.37% +20.00% -78.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 647 900 764
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.77% 96.26% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 661 514
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £206 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £568
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +0.51% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 36
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.38 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.80% -5.21% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.63 £10.00
90th Percentile £15.25 £32.19 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 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 -2 37 £450 +5.88% 1
Project Manager
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
3 12 (25.53%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.89%) ERP
6 6 (12.77%) Banking
7 5 (10.64%) Logistics
7 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
8 4 (8.51%) Retail
9 3 (6.38%) Change Management
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle
9 3 (6.38%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.38%) Matrix Management
10 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
10 2 (4.26%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
10 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.26%) Unix
10 2 (4.26%) Windows
10 2 (4.26%) SAP
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL
10 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.26%) Middleware
10 2 (4.26%) Citrix
10 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking

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 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.13%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (2.13%) Infor M3
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) FTP
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) SAN
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.13%) IVR
1 1 (2.13%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) ERP
4 7 (14.89%) Migration
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.64%) Logistics
6 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
7 3 (6.38%) Change Management
7 3 (6.38%) Matrix Management
7 3 (6.38%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking
8 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.26%) Project Governance
8 2 (4.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.13%) APMP
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) PMP
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PMO
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Infor
3 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
3 1 (2.13%) Siebel
3 1 (2.13%) Talend