The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 38 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 16 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.57% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 1.64% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £518 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.36% -13.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £443 £420
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.80 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+45.50% +22.92%
Programme Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
423 365 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 67.90% 64.26% 66.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 217 170
Average daily rate £375 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 25
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -36.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.92 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £31.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (39.13%) MS Office
3 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 8 (34.78%) Migration
4 8 (34.78%) Network Security
4 8 (34.78%) Dependency Management
5 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) Electronics
7 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
7 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
7 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (17.39%) Marketing
7 4 (17.39%) DTV
7 4 (17.39%) CRM
7 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.70%) Coaching
10 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Office
2 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PVCS
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Programme Manager
2 5 (21.74%) PMO Lead
3 3 (13.04%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) CRM Manager
4 2 (8.70%) CRM Programme Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Design Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) DTV
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) AIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) Dependency Management
2 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.35%) BPR
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) P3O
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Citrix
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Nortel
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) BMC
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Verint