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 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 147 173 195
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +22
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 694 547 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.24% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.66% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 344 278
Average daily rate
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£465 £500 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £703 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £79.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -71.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.63 £20.21 £54.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £47.62 £103.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £77.50 £110.00
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -29.54%
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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
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 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -30 254 £510 -2.80% 76
South East +48 154 £413 -7.56% 29
North West +45 80 £475 +8.57% 12
South West +15 64 £400 -5.88% 31
Yorkshire +16 49 £500 -4.76% 10
West Midlands +11 40 £470 -8.29% 9
East of England +8 31 £413 - 6
East Midlands +15 15 £550 +83.33% 5
North East -12 6 £488 +39.28% 4
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 670 (45.89%) Finance
2 500 (34.25%) Project Management
3 419 (28.70%) PRINCE2
4 298 (20.41%) SAP
5 291 (19.93%) Telecoms
6 282 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 259 (17.74%) Marketing
8 256 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
9 251 (17.19%) Manufacturing
10 234 (16.03%) Digital Marketing
11 224 (15.34%) Electronics
12 220 (15.07%) DTV
12 220 (15.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 204 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
14 185 (12.67%) Change Management
15 165 (11.30%) Security Cleared
16 150 (10.27%) Risk Management
17 148 (10.14%) MS Project
17 148 (10.14%) MS Excel
18 147 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
19 144 (9.86%) Microsoft
20 132 (9.04%) Change Control
21 127 (8.70%) Banking
22 123 (8.42%) Degree
23 102 (6.99%) MS Office
24 100 (6.85%) ITIL
25 98 (6.71%) SC Cleared
26 97 (6.64%) PMI Certification
26 97 (6.64%) Retail
27 86 (5.89%) MS PowerPoint

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 72 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (0.96%) Tomcat
3 11 (0.75%) CMS
4 10 (0.68%) IIS
4 10 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.55%) Documentum
6 6 (0.41%) Confluence
6 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.41%) MS Project Server
7 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.27%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.21%) Apache
10 2 (0.14%) SAS
10 2 (0.14%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.14%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.14%) Drupal
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 148 (10.14%) MS Project
1 148 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 102 (6.99%) MS Office
3 86 (5.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 53 (3.63%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.068%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.068%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 220 (15.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 29 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.62%) Agresso
6 7 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.41%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.34%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.27%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.21%) CA Clarity
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
11 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
11 2 (0.14%) Summit
11 2 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.55%) SaaS
2 8 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.14%) Office 365
5 2 (0.14%) PaaS
5 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.068%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.37%) SAN
2 18 (1.23%) Internet
3 16 (1.10%) WAN
4 13 (0.89%) Firewall
5 12 (0.82%) Intranet
6 11 (0.75%) Network Security
6 11 (0.75%) LAN
7 10 (0.68%) DNS
8 9 (0.62%) DHCP
9 6 (0.41%) BGP
9 6 (0.41%) NAS
10 5 (0.34%) LTE
10 5 (0.34%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.34%) 4G
10 5 (0.34%) Wireless
11 4 (0.27%) Broadband
11 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.21%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.10%) MySQL
3 15 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (0.82%) Big Data
5 10 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 9 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
7 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.27%) EDRMS
9 4 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.21%) Impala
10 3 (0.21%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.21%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 12 (0.82%) Selenium
2 9 (0.62%) JIRA
3 8 (0.55%) Maven
4 7 (0.48%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.41%) JUnit
5 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.34%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.27%) Subversion
7 4 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.21%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.21%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.14%) PVCS
9 2 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.14%) ERwin
9 2 (0.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.14%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.14%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.14%) WATIR
General
1 670 (45.89%) Finance
2 291 (19.93%) Telecoms
3 259 (17.74%) Marketing
4 251 (17.19%) Manufacturing
5 224 (15.34%) Electronics
6 127 (8.70%) Banking
7 97 (6.64%) Retail
8 35 (2.40%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.92%) Legal
10 25 (1.71%) Front Office
11 24 (1.64%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.37%) Local Government
13 19 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 17 (1.16%) Publishing
15 16 (1.10%) Automotive
16 14 (0.96%) Law
16 14 (0.96%) Back Office
17 10 (0.68%) Advertising
18 9 (0.62%) Billing
18 9 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 387 (26.51%) Programme Manager
2 325 (22.26%) Project Manager
3 168 (11.51%) Analyst
4 80 (5.48%) Business Analyst
5 70 (4.79%) Architect
6 64 (4.38%) Senior Manager
7 57 (3.90%) Developer
8 48 (3.29%) Senior Project Manager
8 48 (3.29%) PMO Analyst
9 47 (3.22%) PMO Manager
10 41 (2.81%) Consultant
11 30 (2.05%) SAP Manager
12 25 (1.71%) Portfolio Manager
12 25 (1.71%) Delivery Manager
13 23 (1.58%) Senior Programme Manager
13 23 (1.58%) Test Manager
13 23 (1.58%) Coordinator
14 22 (1.51%) Solutions Architect
14 22 (1.51%) Technical Manager
14 22 (1.51%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.60%) .NET
2 37 (2.53%) HTML
3 31 (2.12%) Web Services
4 28 (1.92%) CSS
5 20 (1.37%) Spring
5 20 (1.37%) jQuery
6 19 (1.30%) J2EE
7 18 (1.23%) ASP.NET
8 15 (1.03%) XML
9 12 (0.82%) JSON
10 11 (0.75%) HTML5
10 11 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (0.62%) Spring MVC
11 9 (0.62%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.62%) REST
12 8 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (0.55%) Ajax
13 5 (0.34%) RESTful
13 5 (0.34%) CSS3
13 5 (0.34%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 220 (15.07%) DTV
2 147 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (5.75%) NHS
4 53 (3.63%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.15%) PMI
6 24 (1.64%) Economics
7 14 (0.96%) User Experience
8 13 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (0.89%) Open Source
9 9 (0.62%) Derivative
10 8 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (0.48%) FMCG
11 7 (0.48%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.48%) Handset
12 6 (0.41%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.41%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.34%) Informatics
13 5 (0.34%) CMDB
13 5 (0.34%) Social Media
13 5 (0.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (2.40%) Windows
2 30 (2.05%) Linux
3 20 (1.37%) UNIX
4 8 (0.55%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.48%) CentOS
6 6 (0.41%) Fedora
6 6 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.34%) Android
7 5 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.21%) Solaris
9 2 (0.14%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.14%) AIX
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.068%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.068%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.068%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.068%) HPUX
10 1 (0.068%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (34.25%) Project Management
2 419 (28.70%) PRINCE2
3 282 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 256 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
5 234 (16.03%) Digital Marketing
6 204 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
7 185 (12.67%) Change Management
8 150 (10.27%) Risk Management
9 132 (9.04%) Change Control
10 100 (6.85%) ITIL
11 85 (5.82%) Migration
12 80 (5.48%) Project Planning
13 74 (5.07%) Portfolio Management
14 69 (4.73%) Service Management
14 69 (4.73%) E-Commerce
14 69 (4.73%) Dependency Management
15 67 (4.59%) CRM
16 61 (4.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 59 (4.04%) ERP
17 59 (4.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (3.42%) Java
2 42 (2.88%) SQL
3 37 (2.53%) C
4 30 (2.05%) JavaScript
5 26 (1.78%) C#
6 16 (1.10%) PHP
6 16 (1.10%) Python
6 16 (1.10%) Ruby
7 9 (0.62%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.62%) Perl
8 7 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.34%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.34%) C++
10 4 (0.27%) Golang
11 3 (0.21%) PHP5
11 3 (0.21%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.21%) VBA
11 3 (0.21%) VB
12 2 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 165 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 123 (8.42%) Degree
3 98 (6.71%) SC Cleared
4 97 (6.64%) PMI Certification
5 75 (5.14%) PMP
6 51 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 46 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 29 (1.99%) APMP
9 15 (1.03%) DV Cleared
9 15 (1.03%) ISEB
10 13 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.75%) CISSP
12 9 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
13 7 (0.48%) CISM
14 5 (0.34%) BC Cleared
15 4 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 4 (0.27%) PgMP
15 4 (0.27%) CAPM
15 4 (0.27%) ISTQB
16 3 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.77%) QA
2 28 (1.92%) P3O
3 15 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.82%) SLA
5 6 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.41%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.34%) FATCA
6 5 (0.34%) EMIR
6 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.27%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.27%) DO-254
8 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) Basel II
9 2 (0.14%) COREP
9 2 (0.14%) HL7
9 2 (0.14%) COBIT
10 1 (0.068%) UCITS
10 1 (0.068%) MiFID
10 1 (0.068%) FINREP
System Software
1 15 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.14%) vSphere
3 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (0.14%) Veritas File System
3 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.14%) HDFS
4 1 (0.068%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.068%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (0.82%) Puppet
2 11 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (0.27%) SCOM
6 3 (0.21%) SCCM
7 2 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.068%) WSUS
8 1 (0.068%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.068%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.068%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 298 (20.41%) SAP
2 144 (9.86%) Microsoft
3 78 (5.34%) Oracle
4 35 (2.40%) CheckPoint
5 20 (1.37%) VMware
5 20 (1.37%) Citrix
6 18 (1.23%) IBM
7 14 (0.96%) Cisco
8 12 (0.82%) hybris
9 10 (0.68%) HP
9 10 (0.68%) Planview
10 9 (0.62%) BMC
11 8 (0.55%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.55%) Remedy
12 7 (0.48%) Google
12 7 (0.48%) Primavera
13 6 (0.41%) Progress
14 5 (0.34%) Open Text
14 5 (0.34%) Symantec
14 5 (0.34%) CA
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South West England
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Bristol
People Source
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Bristol
People Source
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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