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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 34 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 3 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.97% 1.58% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.91% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £450 £400 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £48.43 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+287.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.42 £36.63 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+29.46% -33.40%
Programme Management
East of England

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
259 314 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.82% 82.85% 81.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 220 223
Median daily rate £464 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £621 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 11
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 2 - - 1
Bedford - 1 £450 -
Programme Management
East of England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 (44.44%) Manufacturing
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Ada
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) Simulink
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) EAM
4 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Tcl
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) CMS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (11.11%) Physics
1 1 (11.11%) Verilog
1 1 (11.11%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 3 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOD
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) MODAF
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Ada
2 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) APMP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore