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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 83 103 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 44 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.65% 1.08% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.53% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 20
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£425 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £230 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £527 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £446 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £77.50 £92.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.21%
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
1845 1827 1705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.15% 70.43% 68.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 911 690
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 55 73
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 2014. 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 +35 16 £500 +5.26% 3
Newbury +10 9 £350 - 2
Slough -5 6 £374 -15.53%
Wokingham - 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Programme Management
South East

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 50 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 44 (46.32%) Project Management
3 43 (45.26%) PRINCE2
4 42 (44.21%) Finance
5 27 (28.42%) SAP
6 26 (27.37%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (24.21%) Marketing
8 22 (23.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 22 (23.16%) Digital Marketing
8 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
8 22 (23.16%) DTV
8 22 (23.16%) Manufacturing
8 22 (23.16%) Electronics
9 19 (20.00%) MS Project
10 14 (14.74%) ITIL
11 13 (13.68%) PMI Certification
12 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
13 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.58%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 9 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (9.47%) MS Office
15 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
15 9 (9.47%) Coaching
15 9 (9.47%) Resource Management
16 8 (8.42%) Service Management
16 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (8.42%) PMP
17 7 (7.37%) Change Management

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) Commerce Server
2 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.05%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 22 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 19 (20.00%) MS Project
3 12 (12.63%) MS Visio
4 11 (11.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (9.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (23.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) GPRS
2 2 (2.11%) UMTS
2 2 (2.11%) IPv6
2 2 (2.11%) DNS
2 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.05%) 4G
3 1 (1.05%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.05%) Network Security
3 1 (1.05%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.05%) HSPA
3 1 (1.05%) 2G
3 1 (1.05%) Wireless
3 1 (1.05%) IPsec
3 1 (1.05%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) 3G
3 1 (1.05%) 802.15
3 1 (1.05%) ISUP
3 1 (1.05%) INAP
3 1 (1.05%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.05%) QlikView
2 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 50 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 42 (44.21%) Finance
3 23 (24.21%) Marketing
4 22 (23.16%) Manufacturing
4 22 (23.16%) Electronics
5 3 (3.16%) Billing
6 2 (2.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Project Manager
2 17 (17.89%) Programme Manager
3 16 (16.84%) Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Coordinator
5 8 (8.42%) Change Manager
6 7 (7.37%) Project Coordinator
6 7 (7.37%) Project Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) Project Office Administrator
6 7 (7.37%) PMO Administrator
7 6 (6.32%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Remedy Analyst
9 3 (3.16%) Designer
9 3 (3.16%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.16%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (1.05%) CSS3
2 1 (1.05%) HTML5
2 1 (1.05%) Backbone.js
2 1 (1.05%) Sass
2 1 (1.05%) LESS
2 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.05%) RESTful
2 1 (1.05%) WAP
2 1 (1.05%) XML
2 1 (1.05%) CSS
2 1 (1.05%) SOAP
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) WML
2 1 (1.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) DTV
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) PMI
3 5 (5.26%) CMDB
4 3 (3.16%) NHS
5 2 (2.11%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) User Experience
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) Informatics
6 1 (1.05%) Life Science
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.05%) Android
1 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (46.32%) Project Management
2 43 (45.26%) PRINCE2
3 26 (27.37%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (23.16%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (14.74%) ITIL
6 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.47%) Coaching
7 9 (9.47%) Resource Management
8 8 (8.42%) Service Management
8 8 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (7.37%) Change Management
9 7 (7.37%) Change Control
10 6 (6.32%) Operations Management
10 6 (6.32%) SOA
11 5 (5.26%) ITSM
11 5 (5.26%) Migration
12 4 (4.21%) Demand Management
12 4 (4.21%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) Groovy
1 1 (1.05%) Java
1 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) PMI Certification
2 9 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (8.42%) PMP
4 6 (6.32%) Degree
5 3 (3.16%) CISM
5 3 (3.16%) CISSP
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.11%) ISEB
6 2 (2.11%) CIMA
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.11%) MAPM
6 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) P3O
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (28.42%) SAP
2 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) Remedy
3 5 (5.26%) BMC
4 3 (3.16%) HP
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle
5 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 2 (2.11%) ATG
5 2 (2.11%) hybris
6 1 (1.05%) F5
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco
6 1 (1.05%) Cognos