The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 35 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.73% 1.61% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.81% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £588 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.30% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £448 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £628 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.48 £46.16 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-3.65% -16.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 276 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 90.18% 89.03% 85.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 191 259
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £40.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Programme Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) PMI
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) PgMP
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) EPoS
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Director
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PgMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft