The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 55 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 13 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.68% 0.87% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.04% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Median daily rate £418 £500 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £465 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.72% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £46.57 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-8.20% -15.32%
Programme Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
645 767 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.55% 83.64% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 458 312
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 25
Median hourly rate £62.50 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Programme Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 5 £300 -40.00%
Macclesfield +3 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £550 -
Knutsford - 1 £575 -
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (38.89%) Project Management
5 9 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 8 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 7 (19.44%) Change Management
7 7 (19.44%) Supplier Management
8 6 (16.67%) Oracle
8 6 (16.67%) Hyperion
8 6 (16.67%) People Management
8 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.89%) Coaching
9 5 (13.89%) MS Project
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 5 (13.89%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
10 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
10 4 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (11.11%) CISMP
10 4 (11.11%) Information Security Management
10 4 (11.11%) Security Management
10 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 4 (11.11%) Information Security
10 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) eRoom
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Project
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) 2G
1 2 (5.56%) 3G
1 2 (5.56%) 4G
1 2 (5.56%) GSM
1 2 (5.56%) LTE
1 2 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (5.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 26 (72.22%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Finance Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) IT Finance Manager
6 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Finance Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Data Centre Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Programme Change Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Android
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (38.89%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 7 (19.44%) Change Management
5 7 (19.44%) Supplier Management
6 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 6 (16.67%) People Management
7 5 (13.89%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Information Security
8 4 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 4 (11.11%) Security Management
8 4 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.33%) SABSA
9 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C
1 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) CISMP
3 3 (8.33%) APMP
4 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) MBA
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Hyperion
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) BT
3 2 (5.56%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.56%) Huawei
3 2 (5.56%) Nokia
3 2 (5.56%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.78%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Siemens
4 1 (2.78%) Sun