Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 Planning
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 68 58
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.58% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.74% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +15.38% -40.91%
10th Percentile £395 £316 £233
90th Percentile £538 £463 £343
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% -21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £7.20 -

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 576 810 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.09% 87.19% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 593 438
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £276 £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% +2.86%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 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 +3 3 £450 +20.00% 1
Project Planning
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management

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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Planner
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)