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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 56 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 24 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.75% 2.76% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.84% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 7
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £335 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £684 £684
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £77.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -29.54%
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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
1042 808 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.17% 71.82% 66.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 427 222
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £28.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.02 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £14.68 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Banking
3 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
4 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.00%) Retail
5 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) MS Project
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (10.00%) Oracle
7 4 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.00%) QA
7 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (10.00%) Line Management
8 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.50%) Business Objects
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (5.00%) Front Office
9 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) BODI
2 1 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.00%) Front Office
6 1 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (2.50%) Electronics
6 1 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Programme Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Senior Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Risk Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Operational Risk Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Web Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Web Content Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Senior PMO Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (2.50%) PMO Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (2.50%) Content Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Development Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.50%) Derivative
2 1 (2.50%) DTV
2 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
2 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Wealth Management
8 1 (2.50%) Project Governance
8 1 (2.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
1 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) thinkFolio
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Charles River
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP