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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 39 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 18 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.83% 1.69% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 2.11% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £313 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £44.25 -
% change year-on-year
-8.47% -
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
533 807 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.81% 80.14% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 557 333
Median daily rate £425 £440 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 38
Median hourly rate £19.66 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.22% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 12 £500 +11.11%
Knutsford +11 3 £325 -23.52%
Chester +3 1 £425 -29.16%
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (39.29%) MS Office
3 11 (39.29%) Project Management
4 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
5 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (32.14%) Wiki
5 9 (32.14%) JIRA
5 9 (32.14%) Change Control
6 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (14.29%) Banking
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.71%) Windows
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
10 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 2 (7.14%) Java
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (7.14%) Migration
10 2 (7.14%) Change Management
10 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
10 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
10 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland

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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Office
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 9 (32.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (32.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Programme Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Service Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Identity Management Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Management Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) PMO Manager
4 1 (3.57%) PMO Planner
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Planner
4 1 (3.57%) Service Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Camel
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Wiki
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) Change Control
3 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Contract Management
8 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Content Management
9 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) APMP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) P3O
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) BT
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Sun
2 1 (3.57%) VMware