Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 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 Planning
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 50 47
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 7 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.15% 2.63% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 3.05% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £359 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.03% +17.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £352 £308
90th Percentile £409 £500 £440
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £438 £381
% change year-on-year -2.86% +14.75% -17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Project Planning 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 546 656 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 89.80% 86.20% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 405 416
Northamptonshire median daily rate £385 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -4.76% +3.70%
10th Percentile £293 £288 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £11.17 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.60% -23.91% -7.53%
10th Percentile £12.92 £10.29 £9.95
90th Percentile £48.58 £47.50 £86.83
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.33 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.72% -2.86% +9.38%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Project Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Northamptonshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Northamptonshire

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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 -7 6 £359 -13.03%
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Project Planning
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 3 (42.86%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 2 (28.57%) Records Management
4 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) CFA
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Project Planning
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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Planner
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Internal Audit
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Records Management
4 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CFA
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle