The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 103 118 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 61 84 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.76% 1.54% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.91% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 64 74
Average daily rate £538 £525 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £758 £800 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.05 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.55 £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+38.71% -36.36%
Programme Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2941 4398 4952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.83% 80.80% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2385 3409 3634
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +14.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.55 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 55 (48.67%) Finance
2 35 (30.97%) Project Management
3 28 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (23.01%) Banking
5 25 (22.12%) Telecoms
6 23 (20.35%) Marketing
7 20 (17.70%) PRINCE2
8 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (15.04%) Digital Marketing
11 16 (14.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 16 (14.16%) SAP
11 16 (14.16%) Manufacturing
11 16 (14.16%) Electronics
12 15 (13.27%) PMI Certification
13 14 (12.39%) Change Management
14 12 (10.62%) PMI
15 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (8.85%) Degree
17 9 (7.96%) Resource Management
17 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
17 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
18 8 (7.08%) MS Project
18 8 (7.08%) Legal
18 8 (7.08%) Migration
18 8 (7.08%) Retail
18 8 (7.08%) Analytics
19 7 (6.19%) SDLC
19 7 (6.19%) Risk Management
19 7 (6.19%) MS Excel

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (4.42%) Apache
2 4 (3.54%) CMS
3 3 (2.65%) Drupal
4 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Confluence
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.88%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS Project
2 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.54%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (14.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.88%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) LAN
1 4 (3.54%) WAN
2 1 (0.88%) BIG-IP
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.54%) Big Data
2 3 (2.65%) MySQL
3 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Artifactory
2 2 (1.77%) Gradle
2 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
3 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (48.67%) Finance
2 26 (23.01%) Banking
3 25 (22.12%) Telecoms
4 23 (20.35%) Marketing
5 16 (14.16%) Electronics
5 16 (14.16%) Manufacturing
6 8 (7.08%) Legal
6 8 (7.08%) Retail
7 6 (5.31%) Advertising
8 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.65%) Front Office
9 3 (2.65%) Law
10 2 (1.77%) Billing
10 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (26.55%) Programme Manager
2 28 (24.78%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.62%) Analyst
3 12 (10.62%) Senior Manager
4 10 (8.85%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (7.96%) Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.42%) IT Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Architect
8 4 (3.54%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Consultant
8 4 (3.54%) IT Programme Manager
8 4 (3.54%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 3 (2.65%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Senior Drupal Developer
9 3 (2.65%) Strategy Analyst
9 3 (2.65%) Transformation Programme Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) HTML
2 4 (3.54%) CSS
3 3 (2.65%) jQuery
3 3 (2.65%) LAMP
4 2 (1.77%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.77%) JMS
4 2 (1.77%) Spring
4 2 (1.77%) Web Services
5 1 (0.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.88%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.88%) CSS3
5 1 (0.88%) React
5 1 (0.88%) RSS
5 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) PMI
2 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.96%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.65%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.65%) Robotics
4 3 (2.65%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) iPhone
5 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.77%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.77%) NHS
5 2 (1.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) EMV
6 1 (0.88%) Equities
6 1 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.31%) Linux
2 2 (1.77%) Android
2 2 (1.77%) Solaris
2 2 (1.77%) Unix
2 2 (1.77%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) Project Management
2 28 (24.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (17.70%) PRINCE2
4 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (15.04%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (12.39%) Change Management
8 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
8 9 (7.96%) Resource Management
9 8 (7.08%) Analytics
9 8 (7.08%) Migration
10 7 (6.19%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.19%) SDLC
11 6 (5.31%) Data Management
11 6 (5.31%) Data Migration
11 6 (5.31%) Project Governance
12 5 (4.42%) Change Control
12 5 (4.42%) CRM
12 5 (4.42%) Scrum
12 5 (4.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.54%) Java
1 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
1 4 (3.54%) Python
1 4 (3.54%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) PHP
2 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.77%) C#
3 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) PMI Certification
2 10 (8.85%) Degree
3 7 (6.19%) PMP
4 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.54%) ISEB
5 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.65%) APMP
7 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CAPM
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.88%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
1 3 (2.65%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) MiFID
3 1 (0.88%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Mesos
1 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Packer
2 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (14.16%) SAP
2 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle
3 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.54%) Cisco
4 4 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.65%) Blue Prism
5 3 (2.65%) hybris
6 2 (1.77%) Facebook
6 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.88%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.88%) Calypso
7 1 (0.88%) F5
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Murex
7 1 (0.88%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.88%) Twitter
7 1 (0.88%) WorldPay
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