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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management
Rank 131 150 189
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +39
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 835 720 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.80% 1.55% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.98% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 520 344
Average daily rate £440 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £678 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £459
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 7 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £55.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +129.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £30.09 £20.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £58.20 £49.71
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.11 £55.00 £57.65
% change year-on-year
-17.98% -4.59%
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
37890 36304 35043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.52% 78.00% 77.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25127 23515 21575
Average daily rate £430 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1065 983 1106
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.33 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +25 318 £500 -0.09% 147
South East +16 166 £413 -2.94% 66
South West +20 99 £405 +1.25% 60
North West -25 69 £400 -15.78% 23
Yorkshire -19 48 £425 -10.52% 8
West Midlands -10 47 £513 +13.88% 14
East of England +12 34 £400 -3.03% 16
North East -6 22 £406 +4.83%
East Midlands 0 21 £488 +8.33% 8
Midlands - 2 - -
South Coast - 1 £700 -
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 896 (53.52%) Finance
2 524 (31.30%) Project Management
3 454 (27.12%) SAP
4 453 (27.06%) Manufacturing
5 446 (26.64%) Telecoms
6 411 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
7 406 (24.25%) Marketing
8 380 (22.70%) PRINCE2
9 372 (22.22%) Electronics
10 367 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
11 365 (21.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 326 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 287 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
14 198 (11.83%) Banking
15 192 (11.47%) Microsoft
16 181 (10.81%) MS Excel
16 181 (10.81%) Change Management
17 158 (9.44%) Security Cleared
18 150 (8.96%) MS Project
19 135 (8.06%) Migration
19 135 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
20 128 (7.65%) Degree
21 115 (6.87%) MS Office
22 113 (6.75%) Risk Management
23 109 (6.51%) PMI Certification
24 103 (6.15%) SC Cleared
25 99 (5.91%) Change Control
26 95 (5.68%) Oracle
27 92 (5.50%) ITIL
27 92 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 75 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.85%) CMS
3 20 (1.19%) Confluence
4 18 (1.08%) Drupal
5 15 (0.90%) Apache
6 12 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 10 (0.60%) MS Project Server
8 8 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.36%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.24%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.24%) Mule
11 4 (0.24%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.24%) Node.js
11 4 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.24%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.18%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.12%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 181 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 150 (8.96%) MS Project
3 115 (6.87%) MS Office
4 92 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 55 (3.29%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (0.12%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.12%) Simulink
9 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.060%) Doxygen
9 1 (0.060%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 365 (21.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.60%) Primavera
4 9 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
5 8 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.30%) Teamcenter
9 4 (0.24%) ENOVIA
9 4 (0.24%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.24%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.24%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.24%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.12%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.02%) Office 365
3 13 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
4 8 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
6 6 (0.36%) SaaS
7 5 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.24%) PaaS
9 3 (0.18%) AdWords
9 3 (0.18%) IaaS
10 2 (0.12%) GitHub
10 2 (0.12%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.060%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.060%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.060%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.060%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.25%) WAN
2 18 (1.08%) LAN
3 16 (0.96%) DNS
4 13 (0.78%) DHCP
5 12 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.54%) MPLS
6 9 (0.54%) SAN
6 9 (0.54%) WebEx
7 8 (0.48%) VPN
8 7 (0.42%) Skype
9 6 (0.36%) 4G
9 6 (0.36%) Firewall
10 5 (0.30%) BGP
10 5 (0.30%) IPv6
10 5 (0.30%) LDAP
10 5 (0.30%) OSPF
10 5 (0.30%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.24%) IPv4
11 4 (0.24%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 31 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 22 (1.31%) Big Data
5 18 (1.08%) MySQL
6 16 (0.96%) Data Mining
7 11 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 8 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (0.42%) MS Access
11 7 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 7 (0.42%) QlikView
11 7 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.36%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.36%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (1.67%) JIRA
2 23 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 15 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.66%) Selenium
6 8 (0.48%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.48%) Subversion
7 7 (0.42%) Maven
8 6 (0.36%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.30%) JUnit
9 5 (0.30%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.24%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.24%) JMeter
10 4 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.24%) VisualVM
11 3 (0.18%) Hudson
11 3 (0.18%) PVCS
11 3 (0.18%) Toad
11 3 (0.18%) VectorCAST
General
1 896 (53.52%) Finance
2 453 (27.06%) Manufacturing
3 446 (26.64%) Telecoms
4 406 (24.25%) Marketing
5 372 (22.22%) Electronics
6 198 (11.83%) Banking
7 87 (5.20%) Retail
8 43 (2.57%) Investment Banking
9 36 (2.15%) Legal
10 28 (1.67%) Publishing
11 26 (1.55%) Law
12 25 (1.49%) Financial Institution
13 17 (1.02%) Billing
13 17 (1.02%) Military
14 16 (0.96%) Automotive
14 16 (0.96%) Corporate Banking
15 14 (0.84%) Local Government
16 12 (0.72%) Front Office
17 11 (0.66%) Back Office
18 10 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 370 (22.10%) Programme Manager
2 317 (18.94%) Project Manager
3 221 (13.20%) Analyst
4 122 (7.29%) Developer
5 91 (5.44%) IT Manager
6 89 (5.32%) Business Analyst
6 89 (5.32%) Senior Manager
7 73 (4.36%) Architect
8 65 (3.88%) Senior Project Manager
9 62 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
10 60 (3.58%) PMO Manager
11 55 (3.29%) Consultant
12 42 (2.51%) SAP Manager
13 41 (2.45%) Business Manager
13 41 (2.45%) IT Project Manager
14 40 (2.39%) Transformation Manager
15 37 (2.21%) Change Manager
16 35 (2.09%) Infrastructure Manager
16 35 (2.09%) IT Programme Manager
17 33 (1.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.41%) HTML
2 53 (3.17%) CSS
3 38 (2.27%) jQuery
4 29 (1.73%) .NET
5 28 (1.67%) Web Services
6 15 (0.90%) HTML5
7 14 (0.84%) CSS3
7 14 (0.84%) Spring
8 13 (0.78%) .NET Framework
8 13 (0.78%) J2EE
9 12 (0.72%) ASP.NET
9 12 (0.72%) XML
10 11 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (0.60%) JSON
11 10 (0.60%) Middleware
11 10 (0.60%) SOAP
12 9 (0.54%) JSP
12 9 (0.54%) LAMP
12 9 (0.54%) REST
12 9 (0.54%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 135 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 65 (3.88%) PMI
4 59 (3.52%) NHS
5 48 (2.87%) Data Centre
6 30 (1.79%) User Experience
7 14 (0.84%) FMCG
8 13 (0.78%) Economics
9 12 (0.72%) Mobile App
10 11 (0.66%) Computer Science
10 11 (0.66%) Data Integration
10 11 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (0.60%) Life Science
11 10 (0.60%) Smart Meter
12 9 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.42%) Fixed Income
15 6 (0.36%) Derivative
15 6 (0.36%) Driving Licence
15 6 (0.36%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 61 (3.64%) Windows
2 48 (2.87%) Linux
3 26 (1.55%) Unix
4 20 (1.19%) Windows Server
5 17 (1.02%) Windows 7
6 16 (0.96%) Windows XP
7 10 (0.60%) Android
8 8 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.42%) Solaris
10 6 (0.36%) pSOS
10 6 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.24%) VxWorks
11 4 (0.24%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.12%) AIX
13 2 (0.12%) CentOS
13 2 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.060%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 524 (31.30%) Project Management
2 411 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
3 380 (22.70%) PRINCE2
4 367 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
5 326 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 287 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
7 181 (10.81%) Change Management
8 135 (8.06%) Migration
9 113 (6.75%) Risk Management
10 99 (5.91%) Change Control
11 92 (5.50%) ITIL
12 84 (5.02%) Project Planning
13 82 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 78 (4.66%) ERP
15 76 (4.54%) Scrum
16 74 (4.42%) E-Commerce
17 68 (4.06%) Resource Management
18 61 (3.64%) SDLC
18 61 (3.64%) Waterfall
19 60 (3.58%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 88 (5.26%) SQL
2 70 (4.18%) Java
3 54 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 51 (3.05%) C
5 33 (1.97%) C#
6 30 (1.79%) C++
7 20 (1.19%) PL/SQL
7 20 (1.19%) Ruby
8 17 (1.02%) Python
9 14 (0.84%) PHP
10 12 (0.72%) Ada
10 12 (0.72%) Perl
11 9 (0.54%) VBA
12 8 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.48%) VB
13 5 (0.30%) ABAP
14 4 (0.24%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.18%) Ada 83
15 3 (0.18%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 158 (9.44%) Security Cleared
2 128 (7.65%) Degree
3 109 (6.51%) PMI Certification
4 103 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 77 (4.60%) PMP
6 43 (2.57%) APMP
6 43 (2.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 35 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 30 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 19 (1.14%) ISEB
10 15 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.30%) CAPM
13 5 (0.30%) CCNA
13 5 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.30%) PgMP
13 5 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.24%) BC Cleared
14 4 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.20%) QA
2 21 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 20 (1.19%) P3O
4 10 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
5 9 (0.54%) SLA
6 7 (0.42%) MiFID
7 6 (0.36%) EMIR
7 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 4 (0.24%) FATCA
9 4 (0.24%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.12%) Basel II
11 2 (0.12%) COBIT
11 2 (0.12%) HL7
11 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 25 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.12%) Firmware
6 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.12%) vCloud
7 1 (0.060%) Docker
7 1 (0.060%) HDFS
7 1 (0.060%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.060%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.060%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.060%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (0.60%) SCCM
2 6 (0.36%) SCOM
3 2 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.12%) Puppet
3 2 (0.12%) vRealize
4 1 (0.060%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.060%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.060%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.060%) Kibana
4 1 (0.060%) logstash
4 1 (0.060%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.060%) WSUS
Vendors
1 454 (27.12%) SAP
2 192 (11.47%) Microsoft
3 95 (5.68%) Oracle
4 33 (1.97%) VMware
5 20 (1.19%) Cisco
6 19 (1.14%) IBM
7 16 (0.96%) CheckPoint
8 14 (0.84%) HP
8 14 (0.84%) hybris
9 13 (0.78%) Citrix
9 13 (0.78%) Tableau
10 11 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.54%) BMC
11 9 (0.54%) Dell
12 7 (0.42%) EMC
12 7 (0.42%) Google
12 7 (0.42%) Remedy
13 6 (0.36%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.30%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.30%) Sun
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