The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 139 163 196
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +33
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 802 610 538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.53% 1.26% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.70% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 427 322
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£450 £488 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £664 £725 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 5
Average hourly rate £28.88 £16.50 £36.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -54.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.09 £13.50 £22.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.20 £55.80 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -43.13%
Programme Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38954 35940 38894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.26% 74.48% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24704 22658 22956
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1007 1440
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 328 £513 -2.38% 93
South East +21 177 £425 -2.57% 52
South West +6 78 £375 - 18
North West +19 66 £463 - 15
West Midlands +21 54 £435 -6.09% 11
Yorkshire +4 29 £533 +33.12% 10
East Midlands +2 26 £470 -5.05% 7
East of England -31 25 £450 -30.76% 13
North East -22 14 £375 -42.30% 4
South Coast - 2 - -
Midlands -4 1 £530 +13.97%
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 732 (46.54%) Finance
2 503 (31.98%) Project Management
3 413 (26.26%) PRINCE2
4 392 (24.92%) Telecoms
5 375 (23.84%) SAP
6 329 (20.92%) Marketing
7 318 (20.22%) Business Intelligence
8 311 (19.77%) Manufacturing
9 300 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 297 (18.88%) Digital Marketing
11 281 (17.86%) Electronics
12 278 (17.67%) DTV
12 278 (17.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 228 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
14 184 (11.70%) Change Management
15 175 (11.13%) MS Excel
16 167 (10.62%) MS Project
17 154 (9.79%) Security Cleared
18 145 (9.22%) Risk Management
19 142 (9.03%) Change Control
20 140 (8.90%) Microsoft
21 137 (8.71%) Banking
22 133 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
23 114 (7.25%) MS Office
23 114 (7.25%) ITIL
24 106 (6.74%) SC Cleared
25 102 (6.48%) SharePoint
26 98 (6.23%) Oracle
26 98 (6.23%) MS PowerPoint
27 95 (6.04%) Retail

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 102 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.08%) CMS
3 14 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 12 (0.76%) MS Project Server
5 9 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.51%) Confluence
7 7 (0.45%) Documentum
8 6 (0.38%) SAS
8 6 (0.38%) IIS
9 5 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.25%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.25%) Mule
11 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.19%) Lync
11 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.19%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.19%) Commerce Server
12 2 (0.13%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.13%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 175 (11.13%) MS Excel
2 167 (10.62%) MS Project
3 114 (7.25%) MS Office
4 98 (6.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 72 (4.58%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.32%) Open Workbench
8 4 (0.25%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.064%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.064%) SPSS
10 1 (0.064%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 278 (17.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.45%) SAP CRM
5 7 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.32%) CA Clarity
7 5 (0.32%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.25%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.25%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.25%) TRIRIGA
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.19%) Summit
9 3 (0.19%) SAP SRM
9 3 (0.19%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.13%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.89%) SaaS
2 10 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.64%) Office 365
3 6 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.25%) IaaS
5 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.19%) PaaS
6 2 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.13%) Force.com
7 1 (0.064%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.064%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.064%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.40%) WAN
2 17 (1.08%) Firewall
3 14 (0.89%) LAN
4 12 (0.76%) Internet
5 11 (0.70%) Intranet
6 10 (0.64%) DNS
7 8 (0.51%) MPLS
7 8 (0.51%) HTTP
8 6 (0.38%) Extranet
8 6 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.38%) Wireless
9 5 (0.32%) Unified Communications
9 5 (0.32%) SAN
10 4 (0.25%) DHCP
10 4 (0.25%) UMTS
10 4 (0.25%) LDAP
11 3 (0.19%) GPRS
11 3 (0.19%) 3GPP
11 3 (0.19%) VoIP
11 3 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (3.62%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (1.34%) MySQL
4 20 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 9 (0.57%) EDRMS
9 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.51%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (0.45%) Big Data
10 7 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.38%) Couchbase
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (0.38%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.32%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.32%) OLAP
12 5 (0.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (1.21%) Selenium
2 12 (0.76%) JIRA
3 11 (0.70%) JUnit
4 8 (0.51%) Subversion
4 8 (0.51%) Maven
5 6 (0.38%) WebDriver
5 6 (0.38%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.25%) Ant
7 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.19%) Hudson
8 3 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.19%) NUnit
8 3 (0.19%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.19%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.19%) WATIR
9 2 (0.13%) PVCS
9 2 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 732 (46.54%) Finance
2 392 (24.92%) Telecoms
3 329 (20.92%) Marketing
4 311 (19.77%) Manufacturing
5 281 (17.86%) Electronics
6 137 (8.71%) Banking
7 95 (6.04%) Retail
8 38 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.84%) Back Office
10 25 (1.59%) Retail Banking
11 23 (1.46%) Legal
12 22 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (1.21%) Advertising
14 18 (1.14%) Front Office
15 16 (1.02%) German Language
16 12 (0.76%) Local Government
16 12 (0.76%) Billing
16 12 (0.76%) Publishing
17 11 (0.70%) Automotive
18 7 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 393 (24.98%) Programme Manager
2 300 (19.07%) Project Manager
3 175 (11.13%) Analyst
4 106 (6.74%) Developer
5 64 (4.07%) Senior Manager
6 63 (4.01%) Business Analyst
7 61 (3.88%) PMO Analyst
8 52 (3.31%) Architect
9 47 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
10 46 (2.92%) Consultant
10 46 (2.92%) PMO Manager
11 34 (2.16%) Business Manager
12 31 (1.97%) PMO Lead
13 28 (1.78%) Java Developer
14 27 (1.72%) Change Manager
15 26 (1.65%) Coordinator
16 25 (1.59%) IT Project Manager
16 25 (1.59%) Technical Manager
17 24 (1.53%) Administrator
18 22 (1.40%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (3.81%) .NET
2 37 (2.35%) Web Services
3 32 (2.03%) HTML
4 31 (1.97%) CSS
4 31 (1.97%) jQuery
5 27 (1.72%) J2EE
6 26 (1.65%) ASP.NET
7 22 (1.40%) XML
7 22 (1.40%) Spring
8 21 (1.34%) Middleware
9 15 (0.95%) HTML5
10 14 (0.89%) SOAP
11 13 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (0.76%) RESTful
13 11 (0.70%) WCF
13 11 (0.70%) JSON
14 9 (0.57%) REST
14 9 (0.57%) CSS3
15 8 (0.51%) Spring MVC
16 7 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 278 (17.67%) DTV
2 133 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (4.96%) NHS
4 58 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 39 (2.48%) PMI
6 19 (1.21%) FMCG
7 13 (0.83%) Visualisation
7 13 (0.83%) Open Source
7 13 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
7 13 (0.83%) Economics
8 11 (0.70%) Informatics
8 11 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.64%) User Experience
9 10 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (0.51%) Derivative
10 8 (0.51%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.45%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.45%) Social Media
11 7 (0.45%) Equities
11 7 (0.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 44 (2.80%) Windows
2 33 (2.10%) Linux
3 22 (1.40%) UNIX
4 11 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.51%) VME
6 7 (0.45%) Android
6 7 (0.45%) Solaris
7 6 (0.38%) CentOS
8 5 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.32%) Fedora
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.064%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.064%) AIX
10 1 (0.064%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.064%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.064%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (31.98%) Project Management
2 413 (26.26%) PRINCE2
3 318 (20.22%) Business Intelligence
4 300 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 297 (18.88%) Digital Marketing
6 228 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
7 184 (11.70%) Change Management
8 145 (9.22%) Risk Management
9 142 (9.03%) Change Control
10 114 (7.25%) ITIL
11 90 (5.72%) Migration
12 84 (5.34%) Project Planning
13 74 (4.70%) Business Analysis
14 68 (4.32%) Scrum
14 68 (4.32%) ERP
15 67 (4.26%) CRM
16 64 (4.07%) Service Management
16 64 (4.07%) Business Transformation
16 64 (4.07%) Portfolio Management
17 62 (3.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 72 (4.58%) SQL
2 61 (3.88%) Java
3 40 (2.54%) C#
4 35 (2.23%) JavaScript
5 32 (2.03%) C
6 17 (1.08%) T-SQL
7 13 (0.83%) PHP
8 12 (0.76%) PL/SQL
8 12 (0.76%) Ruby
9 11 (0.70%) Python
10 8 (0.51%) COBOL
11 7 (0.45%) Perl
11 7 (0.45%) PHP5
12 5 (0.32%) VBA
12 5 (0.32%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.32%) ABAP
13 4 (0.25%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.25%) C++
13 4 (0.25%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 154 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 106 (6.74%) SC Cleared
3 92 (5.85%) PMI Certification
4 81 (5.15%) Degree
5 62 (3.94%) PMP
6 58 (3.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 39 (2.48%) ISEB
8 32 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 22 (1.40%) APMP
10 17 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
13 10 (0.64%) CISSP
14 7 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.38%) PgMP
15 6 (0.38%) CISM
15 6 (0.38%) MAPM
15 6 (0.38%) ISTQB
15 6 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
16 5 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (4.51%) QA
2 24 (1.53%) P3O
3 14 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.70%) SLA
5 7 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.32%) EMIR
7 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.19%) FATCA
9 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.13%) HL7
9 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.064%) Basel III
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.064%) WCAG
10 1 (0.064%) WAI
10 1 (0.064%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.13%) Cronacle
4 2 (0.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.13%) XenApp
4 2 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Veritas File System
4 2 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.064%) vSphere
5 1 (0.064%) vCloud
5 1 (0.064%) NFS
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.064%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.064%) Xen
5 1 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.32%) SCCM
3 2 (0.13%) SCOM
3 2 (0.13%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.064%) Nagios
4 1 (0.064%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.064%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.064%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.064%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.064%) YUM
4 1 (0.064%) Puppet
4 1 (0.064%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 375 (23.84%) SAP
2 140 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 98 (6.23%) Oracle
4 26 (1.65%) CheckPoint
5 22 (1.40%) HP
6 16 (1.02%) Cisco
6 16 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (0.95%) IBM
8 12 (0.76%) hybris
9 11 (0.70%) VMware
10 10 (0.64%) Hyperion
11 8 (0.51%) BMC
11 8 (0.51%) JBoss
11 8 (0.51%) ICL
11 8 (0.51%) Fujitsu
12 7 (0.45%) Remedy
12 7 (0.45%) Siebel
12 7 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
12 7 (0.45%) CA
12 7 (0.45%) Red Hat
North West
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £800.00 - £850.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £250 - 320 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £55.80 - £71.74 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £520 - £540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £470 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Roc Search
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