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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 38 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.06% 2.92% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 4.28% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
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£425 £530 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.81% -24.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £77.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -29.54%
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
310 187 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.90% 68.25% 72.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 110 88
Average daily rate £450 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -56.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -13 5 £500 -5.66%
Bedford - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Programme Management
East of England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Programme Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Programme Management.

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (36.36%) DTV
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) MS Office
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) KANA
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Programme Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Programme Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
2 1 (9.09%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (9.09%) Web Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Golang
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) APMP
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) KANA
2 2 (18.18%) hybris