The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 54 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.82% 1.48% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.78% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £500 £420 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +121.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+36.88% -36.36%
Programme Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 225 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.32% 83.03% 83.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 174 221
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Programme Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Planner
4 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland