Period
to 11 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 11 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Public Sector
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Public Sector 3 7 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.04% 1.46% 2.42%
As % of the General category 5.88% 3.76% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 16
Median daily rate £383 £164 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +133.23% -60.00% +2.50%
10th Percentile £193 £143 £288
90th Percentile £573 £359 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.44 £14.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.37% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.73 £13.94 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.70% -13.62% -8.71%

Public Sector is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 51 186 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.69% 38.75% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 132 235
Median daily rate £300 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £172 £220 £276
90th Percentile £473 £488 £508
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £16.44 £14.38 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.37% -68.06% +224.68%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.66 £42.50
90th Percentile £41.25 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £16.47 £14.28 £14.88
% change year-on-year +15.34% -4.03% -19.57%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Northamptonshire

Public Sector
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Northamptonshire.

Daily rate trend for Public Sector in Northamptonshire

Public Sector
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Public Sector in Northamptonshire

Public Sector
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Northamptonshire.

Hourly rate trend for Public Sector in Northamptonshire

Public Sector
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 Public Sector within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. 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 +14 2 £145 -3.33%
Public Sector
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Public Sector 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 Public Sector.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) OVSD
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

Public Sector
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 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle