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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 153 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +11
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 724 537 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.44% 1.14% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.53% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 332 295
Average daily rate
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£473 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £659
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £75.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £77.50 £92.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.21%
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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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 +20 302 £516 -6.13% 71
South East +41 157 £425 -2.29% 41
South West +11 64 £438 +2.94% 31
Yorkshire +18 49 £421 +4.20% 11
North West -3 45 £451 -2.38% 4
East of England +1 38 £450 +4.34% 8
West Midlands -17 31 £458 -10.73% 14
East Midlands +5 19 £525 +75.58% 7
North East -17 13 £375 +7.14% 1
South Coast - - - -
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 687 (44.81%) Finance
2 522 (34.05%) Project Management
3 429 (27.98%) PRINCE2
4 337 (21.98%) Telecoms
5 323 (21.07%) SAP
6 284 (18.53%) Marketing
7 283 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 278 (18.13%) Business Intelligence
9 273 (17.81%) Manufacturing
10 256 (16.70%) Digital Marketing
11 243 (15.85%) Electronics
12 239 (15.59%) DTV
12 239 (15.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 210 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
14 192 (12.52%) Change Management
15 184 (12.00%) MS Excel
16 170 (11.09%) Security Cleared
17 163 (10.63%) MS Project
18 160 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
19 154 (10.05%) Microsoft
19 154 (10.05%) Risk Management
20 150 (9.78%) Change Control
21 140 (9.13%) Banking
22 128 (8.35%) Degree
23 119 (7.76%) MS Office
24 107 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
24 107 (6.98%) SC Cleared
25 100 (6.52%) ITIL
26 98 (6.39%) PMI Certification
27 93 (6.07%) Project Planning

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 80 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.17%) CMS
3 15 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 11 (0.72%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.52%) IIS
5 8 (0.52%) Documentum
5 8 (0.52%) MS Project Server
6 7 (0.46%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.33%) Confluence
7 5 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.26%) Commerce Server
8 4 (0.26%) Apache
9 3 (0.20%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.13%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.13%) JBoss
10 2 (0.13%) SAS
10 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.13%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 184 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 163 (10.63%) MS Project
3 119 (7.76%) MS Office
4 107 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 66 (4.31%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.26%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.065%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 239 (15.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 21 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.59%) SAP ERP
5 9 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.33%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.26%) SAP HR
9 4 (0.26%) CA Clarity
10 3 (0.20%) ION MarketView
10 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
10 3 (0.20%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.20%) Agresso
11 2 (0.13%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (0.65%) Office 365
2 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.33%) SaaS
4 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.13%) PaaS
5 2 (0.13%) IaaS
5 2 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.50%) Internet
2 20 (1.30%) WAN
3 14 (0.91%) Intranet
3 14 (0.91%) Firewall
4 12 (0.78%) LAN
4 12 (0.78%) SAN
5 9 (0.59%) DNS
6 8 (0.52%) DHCP
7 6 (0.39%) Wireless
7 6 (0.39%) NAS
8 5 (0.33%) Unified Communications
8 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.33%) BGP
8 5 (0.33%) MPLS
8 5 (0.33%) Extranet
9 4 (0.26%) 3GPP
9 4 (0.26%) Network Security
10 3 (0.20%) LDAP
10 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (0.85%) Big Data
3 13 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (0.78%) MySQL
4 12 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (0.59%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.59%) Hadoop
7 8 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.39%) EDRMS
8 6 (0.39%) MS Access
8 6 (0.39%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.39%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.26%) QlikView
9 4 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (0.78%) Selenium
2 9 (0.59%) JIRA
3 7 (0.46%) Cucumber
3 7 (0.46%) JUnit
4 6 (0.39%) Maven
5 5 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.33%) Subversion
5 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.26%) WebDriver
7 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.13%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.13%) RequisitePro
8 2 (0.13%) PVCS
8 2 (0.13%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.13%) WATIR
8 2 (0.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.13%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.065%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.065%) Hudson
9 1 (0.065%) Rational DOORS
General
1 687 (44.81%) Finance
2 337 (21.98%) Telecoms
3 284 (18.53%) Marketing
4 273 (17.81%) Manufacturing
5 243 (15.85%) Electronics
6 140 (9.13%) Banking
7 87 (5.68%) Retail
8 39 (2.54%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.76%) Retail Banking
10 23 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 23 (1.50%) Legal
11 20 (1.30%) Front Office
11 20 (1.30%) Advertising
12 16 (1.04%) Local Government
12 16 (1.04%) Back Office
13 14 (0.91%) Publishing
14 13 (0.85%) Automotive
15 9 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.52%) Billing
17 7 (0.46%) German Language
Job Titles
1 397 (25.90%) Programme Manager
2 319 (20.81%) Project Manager
3 179 (11.68%) Analyst
4 84 (5.48%) Business Analyst
5 77 (5.02%) Architect
6 73 (4.76%) Developer
7 66 (4.31%) Senior Manager
8 55 (3.59%) Senior Project Manager
9 51 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
10 50 (3.26%) PMO Manager
11 37 (2.41%) Consultant
12 30 (1.96%) SAP Manager
13 25 (1.63%) Test Manager
13 25 (1.63%) Change Manager
14 24 (1.57%) Technical Manager
14 24 (1.57%) Coordinator
14 24 (1.57%) PMO Lead
15 23 (1.50%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (1.50%) Business Manager
16 22 (1.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (2.87%) .NET
2 32 (2.09%) HTML
3 31 (2.02%) Web Services
4 24 (1.57%) CSS
5 20 (1.30%) jQuery
6 19 (1.24%) J2EE
6 19 (1.24%) ASP.NET
7 17 (1.11%) Spring
8 14 (0.91%) XML
9 13 (0.85%) HTML5
10 12 (0.78%) JSON
10 12 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (0.59%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.59%) REST
11 9 (0.59%) Middleware
12 8 (0.52%) Spring MVC
13 7 (0.46%) Ajax
14 6 (0.39%) RESTful
14 6 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (0.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 239 (15.59%) DTV
2 160 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (5.74%) NHS
4 61 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.00%) PMI
6 25 (1.63%) Economics
7 14 (0.91%) Open Source
8 12 (0.78%) FMCG
9 10 (0.65%) User Experience
10 9 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (0.59%) Social Media
11 8 (0.52%) Derivative
11 8 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (0.52%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (0.39%) Informatics
13 6 (0.39%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.33%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.33%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 47 (3.07%) Windows
2 31 (2.02%) Linux
3 21 (1.37%) UNIX
4 10 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.39%) CentOS
5 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.33%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.33%) Android
6 5 (0.33%) Fedora
7 4 (0.26%) Solaris
7 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.13%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.13%) VME
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.065%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.065%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.065%) VMS
9 1 (0.065%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (34.05%) Project Management
2 429 (27.98%) PRINCE2
3 283 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 278 (18.13%) Business Intelligence
5 256 (16.70%) Digital Marketing
6 210 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
7 192 (12.52%) Change Management
8 154 (10.05%) Risk Management
9 150 (9.78%) Change Control
10 100 (6.52%) ITIL
11 93 (6.07%) Project Planning
12 90 (5.87%) Migration
13 71 (4.63%) Dependency Management
14 69 (4.50%) Portfolio Management
15 67 (4.37%) Service Management
16 65 (4.24%) ERP
17 63 (4.11%) E-Commerce
18 61 (3.98%) Business Analysis
18 61 (3.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 60 (3.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (3.72%) SQL
2 51 (3.33%) Java
3 43 (2.80%) C
4 33 (2.15%) C#
5 30 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 15 (0.98%) PHP
7 14 (0.91%) Python
8 13 (0.85%) T-SQL
9 12 (0.78%) Ruby
10 9 (0.59%) Perl
11 8 (0.52%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.39%) C++
14 5 (0.33%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.20%) Golang
15 3 (0.20%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.20%) VB
15 3 (0.20%) VBA
16 2 (0.13%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 170 (11.09%) Security Cleared
2 128 (8.35%) Degree
3 107 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 98 (6.39%) PMI Certification
5 73 (4.76%) PMP
6 51 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 47 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 27 (1.76%) APMP
9 18 (1.17%) ISEB
10 17 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.78%) CISSP
13 9 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (0.33%) PgMP
14 5 (0.33%) BC Cleared
14 5 (0.33%) CISM
15 4 (0.26%) CIMA
15 4 (0.26%) CAPM
16 3 (0.20%) APMG
16 3 (0.20%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.04%) QA
2 18 (1.17%) P3O
3 11 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.65%) SLA
5 6 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.33%) EMIR
6 5 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.33%) FATCA
7 4 (0.26%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.13%) Basel II
8 2 (0.13%) HL7
8 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.13%) COREP
9 1 (0.065%) FINREP
9 1 (0.065%) UCITS
9 1 (0.065%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.065%) COBIT
9 1 (0.065%) MiFID
9 1 (0.065%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.13%) Firmware
3 2 (0.13%) vSphere
3 2 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (0.13%) Veritas File System
3 2 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (0.65%) Puppet
2 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.33%) SCOM
5 4 (0.26%) SCCM
6 3 (0.20%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.065%) WSUS
8 1 (0.065%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.065%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 323 (21.07%) SAP
2 154 (10.05%) Microsoft
3 92 (6.00%) Oracle
4 41 (2.67%) CheckPoint
5 22 (1.44%) IBM
6 13 (0.85%) hybris
6 13 (0.85%) HP
6 13 (0.85%) Cisco
7 11 (0.72%) VMware
8 10 (0.65%) Planview
9 9 (0.59%) BMC
9 9 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (0.52%) Remedy
10 8 (0.52%) Primavera
11 7 (0.46%) Business Objects
11 7 (0.46%) Citrix
12 6 (0.39%) CA
12 6 (0.39%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.39%) Progress
12 6 (0.39%) Google
Bristol
People Source
Rate: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
iKonnect
Rate: £750 - £900 per day + extensions
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £180 - £250 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £350 - 500 per day + .
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
South West England
People Source
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Dover
People Source
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West England
People Source
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago