The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 64 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 21 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.39% 2.26% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 3.11% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -39.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £340 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £605 £737
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £401
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £46.40 £29.13
% change year-on-year
-24.56% +59.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1158 932 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.59% 72.59% 70.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 533 237
Average daily rate £395 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) Retail
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Line Management
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.13%) ETL
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
8 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Wealth Management
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (2.56%) Project Governance
9 1 (2.56%) People Management

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) BODI
2 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 5 (12.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Programme Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Operational Risk Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Software Development Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Business Change Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Relationships Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) DTV
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Project Management
2 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 3 (7.69%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.69%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (5.13%) Wealth Management
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.56%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Teradata
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) IBM