The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 49 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 29 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.26% 2.01% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.86% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 18
Average daily rate £396 £650 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.07% +83.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £737 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £401 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.43% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.40 £29.13 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+59.31% +33.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
926 525 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.01% 70.28% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 237 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Programme Management
Scotland

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 17 April 2014.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 33 (55.93%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (30.51%) Banking
3 16 (27.12%) Project Management
4 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
5 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
5 8 (13.56%) Front Office
6 7 (11.86%) Change Management
6 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
6 7 (11.86%) Investment Management
7 6 (10.17%) Data Management
8 5 (8.47%) Change Control
8 5 (8.47%) Markit EDM
9 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.08%) IT Governance
10 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
10 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
10 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.08%) Charles River
10 3 (5.08%) MS Project
10 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.08%) HP
10 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.08%) Publishing
10 3 (5.08%) Migration
11 2 (3.39%) Workflow
11 2 (3.39%) Advertising
11 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.39%) MultiFonds

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Project
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.39%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) SAN
1 2 (3.39%) NAS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) TestDirector
General
1 33 (55.93%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Front Office
4 3 (5.08%) Publishing
5 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Project Manager
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Programme Manager
4 7 (11.86%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) PMO Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Data Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) PMO Lead
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Management Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Chief Technology Officer
8 2 (3.39%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (27.12%) Project Management
3 12 (20.34%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.56%) Asset Management
5 7 (11.86%) Change Management
5 7 (11.86%) Investment Management
6 6 (10.17%) Data Management
7 5 (8.47%) Change Control
8 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.08%) Matrix Management
9 3 (5.08%) Migration
9 3 (5.08%) IT Governance
9 3 (5.08%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.08%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) ITIL
10 2 (3.39%) Quality Management
10 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) APMP
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.08%) HP
1 3 (5.08%) Charles River
2 2 (3.39%) IBM
2 2 (3.39%) EMC
2 2 (3.39%) NetApp
2 2 (3.39%) Pega
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Teradata