The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 26 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.67% 1.82% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.97% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £600 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +130.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.22 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-5.57% +53.12%
Programme Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 152 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 84.56% 92.12% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 107 35
Median daily rate £413 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 20
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Programme Management
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA