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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 129 165 192
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +27
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 851 634 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.67% 1.30% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.75% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 444 338
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £725 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £27.00 £36.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.92% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £14.90 £22.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.80 £60.90 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+118.39% -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
38226 36235 38251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.81% 74.18% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24168 22715 22586
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 1011 1398
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 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 2 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 2 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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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 +32 357 £514 -2.14% 80
South East +27 196 £410 -3.52% 38
South West 0 73 £375 -3.84% 19
North West +18 61 £475 +2.70% 15
West Midlands +17 58 £435 +2.95% 7
East of England -17 36 £450 -30.76% 12
Yorkshire +3 25 £525 +27.27% 16
East Midlands +4 24 £425 -27.96% 5
North East -7 15 £375 -44.44% 2
Midlands - - - - 1
Programme Management
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 743 (47.03%) Finance
2 514 (32.53%) Project Management
3 423 (26.77%) PRINCE2
4 395 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 373 (23.61%) SAP
6 320 (20.25%) Marketing
7 308 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
7 308 (19.49%) Manufacturing
8 300 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 291 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
10 276 (17.47%) Electronics
11 274 (17.34%) DTV
11 274 (17.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 192 (12.15%) Change Management
13 178 (11.27%) MS Excel
14 166 (10.51%) MS Project
15 152 (9.62%) Security Cleared
16 149 (9.43%) Microsoft
17 145 (9.18%) Change Control
18 144 (9.11%) Banking
19 143 (9.05%) Risk Management
20 116 (7.34%) ITIL
21 114 (7.22%) MS Office
22 105 (6.65%) Oracle
23 103 (6.52%) SC Cleared
24 101 (6.39%) SharePoint
25 100 (6.33%) PMI Certification
25 100 (6.33%) Retail
25 100 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
26 99 (6.27%) Agile Software Development

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 101 (6.39%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.08%) CMS
3 13 (0.82%) Tomcat
3 13 (0.82%) MS Project Server
4 8 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.38%) Documentum
5 6 (0.38%) SAS
5 6 (0.38%) IIS
6 5 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.32%) Confluence
7 4 (0.25%) Mule
7 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.19%) Lync
8 3 (0.19%) Commerce Server
8 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.19%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.13%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.13%) Apache
9 2 (0.13%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.13%) Alfresco
Applications
1 178 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 166 (10.51%) MS Project
3 114 (7.22%) MS Office
4 100 (6.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 73 (4.62%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.32%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.19%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.063%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.063%) CATIA
10 1 (0.063%) SPSS
10 1 (0.063%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 274 (17.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 7 (0.44%) SAP CRM
6 6 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
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%) CA Clarity
8 4 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.19%) SAP SRM
9 3 (0.19%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.19%) ENOVIA
9 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.13%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.33%) SaaS
2 10 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.63%) 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%) Force.com
7 1 (0.063%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.063%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.063%) CheetahMail
7 1 (0.063%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.33%) WAN
2 16 (1.01%) Firewall
3 14 (0.89%) LAN
4 11 (0.70%) Internet
5 10 (0.63%) DNS
6 9 (0.57%) HTTP
6 9 (0.57%) Intranet
7 8 (0.51%) MPLS
8 6 (0.38%) Extranet
8 6 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.38%) Wireless
9 5 (0.32%) SAN
10 4 (0.25%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.25%) DHCP
10 4 (0.25%) UMTS
10 4 (0.25%) LDAP
10 4 (0.25%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.19%) LTE
11 3 (0.19%) INAP
11 3 (0.19%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (1.33%) MySQL
5 19 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.57%) NoSQL
10 9 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
11 8 (0.51%) EDRMS
12 7 (0.44%) MongoDB
12 7 (0.44%) Big Data
12 7 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.38%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.38%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.38%) OLAP
14 5 (0.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (1.08%) Selenium
2 12 (0.76%) JIRA
3 10 (0.63%) Maven
4 8 (0.51%) JUnit
5 6 (0.38%) WebDriver
6 5 (0.32%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.32%) Subversion
7 4 (0.25%) Ant
7 4 (0.25%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.19%) Hudson
8 3 (0.19%) NUnit
8 3 (0.19%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.13%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.13%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.13%) PHPUnit
General
1 743 (47.03%) Finance
2 395 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 320 (20.25%) Marketing
4 308 (19.49%) Manufacturing
5 276 (17.47%) Electronics
6 144 (9.11%) Banking
7 100 (6.33%) Retail
8 36 (2.28%) Investment Banking
9 31 (1.96%) Back Office
10 28 (1.77%) Retail Banking
11 27 (1.71%) Legal
12 25 (1.58%) German Language
13 20 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (1.14%) Advertising
15 15 (0.95%) Publishing
15 15 (0.95%) Front Office
16 12 (0.76%) Billing
17 9 (0.57%) Automotive
18 8 (0.51%) Local Government
19 7 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 402 (25.44%) Programme Manager
2 284 (17.97%) Project Manager
3 184 (11.65%) Analyst
4 101 (6.39%) Developer
5 67 (4.24%) Business Analyst
6 62 (3.92%) Senior Manager
7 60 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
8 49 (3.10%) Architect
9 44 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
9 44 (2.78%) Business Manager
9 44 (2.78%) PMO Manager
10 42 (2.66%) Consultant
11 31 (1.96%) Coordinator
12 30 (1.90%) PMO Lead
13 29 (1.84%) Java Developer
13 29 (1.84%) Change Manager
14 27 (1.71%) Administrator
15 26 (1.65%) IT Project Manager
16 24 (1.52%) SAP Manager
17 23 (1.46%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (3.48%) .NET
2 36 (2.28%) Web Services
3 30 (1.90%) jQuery
4 29 (1.84%) HTML
4 29 (1.84%) CSS
5 25 (1.58%) J2EE
6 24 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 22 (1.39%) Spring
8 21 (1.33%) Middleware
9 19 (1.20%) XML
10 18 (1.14%) SOAP
11 16 (1.01%) RESTful
12 15 (0.95%) HTML5
13 14 (0.89%) JSON
14 12 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (0.63%) CSS3
16 9 (0.57%) Java EE
16 9 (0.57%) WCF
16 9 (0.57%) Hibernate
17 8 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 274 (17.34%) DTV
2 80 (5.06%) NHS
3 62 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 37 (2.34%) PMI
5 20 (1.27%) FMCG
6 18 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.01%) Economics
8 15 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
9 14 (0.89%) Open Source
10 12 (0.76%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.63%) Informatics
12 9 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
12 9 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (0.51%) Equities
14 7 (0.44%) Mobile App
15 6 (0.38%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.38%) Social Media
15 6 (0.38%) Computer Science
15 6 (0.38%) CESG
15 6 (0.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 44 (2.78%) Windows
2 38 (2.41%) Linux
3 20 (1.27%) UNIX
4 15 (0.95%) Solaris
5 11 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.51%) VME
7 6 (0.38%) Android
7 6 (0.38%) CentOS
8 5 (0.32%) Fedora
9 4 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.063%) pSOS
12 1 (0.063%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.063%) AIX
12 1 (0.063%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 514 (32.53%) Project Management
2 423 (26.77%) PRINCE2
3 308 (19.49%) Business Intelligence
4 300 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 291 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
6 192 (12.15%) Change Management
7 145 (9.18%) Change Control
8 143 (9.05%) Risk Management
9 116 (7.34%) ITIL
10 99 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (5.89%) Migration
12 88 (5.57%) Project Planning
13 76 (4.81%) Business Analysis
14 73 (4.62%) ERP
15 70 (4.43%) CRM
16 67 (4.24%) Scrum
17 66 (4.18%) Service Management
18 64 (4.05%) Resource Management
19 62 (3.92%) Business Transformation
20 61 (3.86%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (4.49%) SQL
2 58 (3.67%) Java
3 37 (2.34%) C#
4 36 (2.28%) JavaScript
5 30 (1.90%) C
6 16 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 13 (0.82%) PHP
7 13 (0.82%) PL/SQL
8 12 (0.76%) Ruby
9 11 (0.70%) Python
10 8 (0.51%) COBOL
11 7 (0.44%) PHP5
12 6 (0.38%) Perl
13 5 (0.32%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.32%) ABAP
14 4 (0.25%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.19%) C++
15 3 (0.19%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.19%) VBA
16 2 (0.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 152 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 103 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 100 (6.33%) PMI Certification
4 83 (5.25%) Degree
5 71 (4.49%) PMP
6 56 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 37 (2.34%) ISEB
8 35 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 22 (1.39%) APMP
10 15 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
10 15 (0.95%) DV Cleared
11 14 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.51%) CISSP
13 7 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 7 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.38%) PgMP
14 6 (0.38%) CBAP
14 6 (0.38%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.24%) QA
2 24 (1.52%) P3O
3 12 (0.76%) SLA
3 12 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.32%) EMIR
6 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.19%) HL7
7 3 (0.19%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.13%) FATCA
8 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 1 (0.063%) COREP
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.063%) Basel III
9 1 (0.063%) Basel II
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (0.70%) 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 (0.063%) vSphere
5 1 (0.063%) vCloud
5 1 (0.063%) NFS
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.063%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.063%) Xen
5 1 (0.063%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.32%) SCCM
3 2 (0.13%) SCOM
3 2 (0.13%) Puppet
3 2 (0.13%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.063%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.063%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.063%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.063%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.063%) YUM
4 1 (0.063%) Nagios
4 1 (0.063%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 373 (23.61%) SAP
2 149 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 105 (6.65%) Oracle
4 27 (1.71%) CheckPoint
5 23 (1.46%) HP
6 16 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (0.95%) Cisco
8 14 (0.89%) IBM
9 11 (0.70%) VMware
10 10 (0.63%) Hyperion
11 8 (0.51%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (0.51%) JBoss
11 8 (0.51%) Siebel
11 8 (0.51%) Remedy
11 8 (0.51%) ICL
11 8 (0.51%) Fujitsu
11 8 (0.51%) hybris
12 7 (0.44%) Planview
12 7 (0.44%) BMC
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