The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 97 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 34 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.22% 1.74% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.45% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 11
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£375 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £387 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.49% -3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £55.00 £29.13
% change year-on-year
-30.45% +88.84%
Programme Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1977 1921 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.68% 71.28% 68.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 969 691
Average daily rate £400 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 41 54
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Reading -14 9 £463 +37.03% 7
Slough -9 7 £469 +64.47% 2
Newbury -7 5 £369 -13.23%
Bracknell +1 4 £225 - 2
Programme Management
South East

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 36 (43.90%) Finance
2 35 (42.68%) Project Management
3 28 (34.15%) PRINCE2
4 27 (32.93%) Telecoms
5 18 (21.95%) SAP
6 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
7 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.29%) DTV
8 15 (18.29%) Manufacturing
8 15 (18.29%) Electronics
8 15 (18.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 15 (18.29%) Marketing
8 15 (18.29%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (15.85%) MS Project
11 11 (13.41%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (12.20%) ITIL
13 9 (10.98%) MS Office
13 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
13 9 (10.98%) Degree
13 9 (10.98%) Change Control
14 8 (9.76%) Change Management
14 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
15 7 (8.54%) Migration
15 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (8.54%) Resource Management
16 5 (6.10%) Operations Management
16 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
16 5 (6.10%) PMI Certification

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.22%) Mule
2 1 (1.22%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.85%) MS Project
3 11 (13.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (10.98%) MS Office
5 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (18.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.22%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) 4G
1 1 (1.22%) GGSN
1 1 (1.22%) SGSN
1 1 (1.22%) 2G
1 1 (1.22%) 3G
1 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) MySQL
1 2 (2.44%) QlikView
1 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.22%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.22%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Selenium
2 2 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.22%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 36 (43.90%) Finance
2 27 (32.93%) Telecoms
3 15 (18.29%) Manufacturing
3 15 (18.29%) Electronics
3 15 (18.29%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Billing
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Programme Manager
2 15 (18.29%) Project Manager
3 13 (15.85%) Analyst
4 9 (10.98%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.66%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.66%) IT Programme Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.66%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.44%) Consultant
9 2 (2.44%) Applications Manager
9 2 (2.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) HTML5
1 3 (3.66%) CSS3
1 3 (3.66%) CSS
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 2 (2.44%) J2EE
2 2 (2.44%) SOAP
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.22%) Sass
3 1 (1.22%) LESS
3 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.22%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.22%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.22%) Java EE
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) DTV
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) NHS
4 2 (2.44%) PMI
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) CMDB
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Life Science
4 2 (2.44%) FMCG
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.22%) Open Source
5 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Android
1 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.22%) UNIX
1 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Project Management
2 28 (34.15%) PRINCE2
3 16 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (18.29%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.20%) ITIL
7 9 (10.98%) Change Control
8 8 (9.76%) Change Management
8 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.54%) Risk Management
9 7 (8.54%) Migration
9 7 (8.54%) Resource Management
10 5 (6.10%) Operations Management
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.88%) TDD
11 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
11 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Java
1 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.22%) Groovy
2 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) PMP
3 3 (3.66%) ISEB
3 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) SAP
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Cognos
3 2 (2.44%) BMC
3 2 (2.44%) Remedy
4 1 (1.22%) Tableau
4 1 (1.22%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.22%) Ariba
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco
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