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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 133 170 178
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +8
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 793 579 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.66% 1.25% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.66% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 361 284
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £671 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Average hourly rate £55.00 £26.35 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.72% -14.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.63 £20.23 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £49.71 £94.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.80 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+45.50% +22.92%
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
36399 34842 30332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.25% 75.38% 73.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23271 21346 18415
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 978 1089 1114
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £50.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -22 282 £500 -4.71% 79
South East +26 154 £413 +0.60% 48
North West +66 124 £450 -1.36% 17
South West +39 92 £379 -5.31% 35
Yorkshire +3 43 £475 -9.52% 12
West Midlands +10 42 £450 - 9
East of England +7 25 £413 - 20
East Midlands +3 22 £450 +28.57% 3
North East +3 9 £388 +10.71% 3
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 721 (47.12%) Finance
2 559 (36.54%) Project Management
3 470 (30.72%) PRINCE2
4 310 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 308 (20.13%) SAP
6 299 (19.54%) Telecoms
7 280 (18.30%) Business Intelligence
8 278 (18.17%) Marketing
9 274 (17.91%) Manufacturing
10 250 (16.34%) Digital Marketing
11 243 (15.88%) Electronics
12 239 (15.62%) DTV
12 239 (15.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 217 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
14 185 (12.09%) Change Management
15 179 (11.70%) MS Project
16 174 (11.37%) Security Cleared
17 162 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
18 158 (10.33%) MS Excel
18 158 (10.33%) Risk Management
19 153 (10.00%) Microsoft
20 140 (9.15%) Banking
21 134 (8.76%) Degree
22 127 (8.30%) Change Control
23 122 (7.97%) PMI Certification
24 112 (7.32%) SC Cleared
25 111 (7.25%) MS Office
26 108 (7.06%) ITIL
27 101 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
28 100 (6.54%) NHS

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 94 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 15 (0.98%) Tomcat
2 15 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (0.78%) IIS
4 9 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.52%) Documentum
5 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.52%) Confluence
6 6 (0.39%) MS Project Server
6 6 (0.39%) CMS
7 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.33%) Mule
8 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.20%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.20%) Apache
8 3 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.13%) SAS
9 2 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.13%) Commerce Server
9 2 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 179 (11.70%) MS Project
2 158 (10.33%) MS Excel
3 111 (7.25%) MS Office
4 101 (6.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (3.40%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) FastStats
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.065%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 239 (15.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.65%) Agresso
4 8 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.46%) SAP ERP
6 6 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (0.39%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.26%) CA PPM
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.26%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.13%) SAP FSCM
10 2 (0.13%) assyst
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (0.65%) Office 365
2 7 (0.46%) SaaS
2 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.13%) CheetahMail
5 2 (0.13%) Pure360
5 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.065%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.76%) SAN
2 19 (1.24%) Internet
2 19 (1.24%) Firewall
3 18 (1.18%) Intranet
4 15 (0.98%) WAN
5 13 (0.85%) Network Security
6 8 (0.52%) LAN
6 8 (0.52%) DNS
7 7 (0.46%) DHCP
7 7 (0.46%) BGP
8 6 (0.39%) 4G
9 5 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.33%) NAS
9 5 (0.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.26%) Broadband
10 4 (0.26%) LTE
10 4 (0.26%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.26%) OSPF
11 3 (0.20%) RFID
11 3 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (1.11%) MySQL
4 16 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.05%) Big Data
5 15 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 10 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.59%) NoSQL
9 9 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (0.33%) SAP BW
13 4 (0.26%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.26%) QlikView
14 3 (0.20%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (0.72%) Maven
1 11 (0.72%) Selenium
1 11 (0.72%) JIRA
2 8 (0.52%) JUnit
3 6 (0.39%) Subversion
3 6 (0.39%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.20%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.13%) ERwin
7 2 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.13%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.13%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.065%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.065%) Bitbucket
General
1 721 (47.12%) Finance
2 299 (19.54%) Telecoms
3 278 (18.17%) Marketing
4 274 (17.91%) Manufacturing
5 243 (15.88%) Electronics
6 140 (9.15%) Banking
7 92 (6.01%) Retail
8 42 (2.75%) Investment Banking
9 33 (2.16%) Legal
10 27 (1.76%) Front Office
11 22 (1.44%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.31%) Local Government
13 19 (1.24%) Law
14 16 (1.05%) Publishing
15 13 (0.85%) Automotive
15 13 (0.85%) Back Office
16 11 (0.72%) Billing
17 10 (0.65%) Advertising
17 10 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 380 (24.84%) Programme Manager
2 364 (23.79%) Project Manager
3 183 (11.96%) Analyst
4 84 (5.49%) Business Analyst
5 74 (4.84%) Senior Manager
6 66 (4.31%) Developer
7 64 (4.18%) Architect
8 61 (3.99%) PMO Manager
9 57 (3.73%) Senior Project Manager
10 52 (3.40%) PMO Analyst
11 47 (3.07%) Consultant
12 29 (1.90%) IT Project Manager
12 29 (1.90%) Delivery Manager
12 29 (1.90%) SAP Manager
13 26 (1.70%) PMO Lead
14 24 (1.57%) Business Manager
14 24 (1.57%) Portfolio Manager
15 22 (1.44%) Senior Programme Manager
15 22 (1.44%) Coordinator
15 22 (1.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (2.75%) HTML
2 34 (2.22%) .NET
3 32 (2.09%) CSS
4 31 (2.03%) Web Services
5 23 (1.50%) Spring
5 23 (1.50%) jQuery
6 20 (1.31%) XML
7 18 (1.18%) J2EE
8 17 (1.11%) ASP.NET
9 14 (0.92%) Spring MVC
10 13 (0.85%) HTML5
11 12 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (0.72%) JSON
12 11 (0.72%) Ajax
13 9 (0.59%) Hibernate
13 9 (0.59%) AngularJS
13 9 (0.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (0.59%) REST
14 8 (0.52%) CSS3
15 7 (0.46%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 239 (15.62%) DTV
2 162 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 100 (6.54%) NHS
4 62 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 58 (3.79%) PMI
6 31 (2.03%) Economics
7 13 (0.85%) Open Source
8 12 (0.78%) Derivative
9 11 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (0.72%) User Experience
10 9 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (0.59%) FMCG
10 9 (0.59%) Life Science
11 8 (0.52%) E-Learning
11 8 (0.52%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.46%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.46%) Informatics
12 7 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (0.46%) Handset
13 6 (0.39%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 42 (2.75%) Windows
2 31 (2.03%) Linux
3 22 (1.44%) UNIX
4 10 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.39%) CentOS
6 6 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.33%) Fedora
7 5 (0.33%) Android
8 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.20%) Solaris
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
10 2 (0.13%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.065%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.065%) VMS
11 1 (0.065%) HPUX
11 1 (0.065%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (36.54%) Project Management
2 470 (30.72%) PRINCE2
3 310 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 280 (18.30%) Business Intelligence
5 250 (16.34%) Digital Marketing
6 217 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
7 185 (12.09%) Change Management
8 158 (10.33%) Risk Management
9 127 (8.30%) Change Control
10 108 (7.06%) ITIL
11 93 (6.08%) Migration
12 84 (5.49%) Portfolio Management
13 83 (5.42%) Service Management
14 82 (5.36%) Project Planning
15 79 (5.16%) Service Delivery
16 68 (4.44%) E-Commerce
17 66 (4.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 64 (4.18%) CRM
19 63 (4.12%) Dependency Management
20 58 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (3.59%) SQL
2 49 (3.20%) Java
3 40 (2.61%) C
4 33 (2.16%) JavaScript
5 25 (1.63%) C#
6 14 (0.92%) Python
6 14 (0.92%) Ruby
7 13 (0.85%) PHP
8 12 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 8 (0.52%) Perl
10 7 (0.46%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.33%) R
11 5 (0.33%) C++
12 4 (0.26%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.26%) Golang
13 3 (0.20%) VBA
13 3 (0.20%) VB
14 2 (0.13%) VBScript
14 2 (0.13%) PHP5
14 2 (0.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 174 (11.37%) Security Cleared
2 134 (8.76%) Degree
3 122 (7.97%) PMI Certification
4 112 (7.32%) SC Cleared
5 95 (6.21%) PMP
6 51 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 50 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 40 (2.61%) VCP4
9 35 (2.29%) APMP
10 17 (1.11%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.98%) ISEB
12 14 (0.92%) CISSP
13 11 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.46%) CISM
15 5 (0.33%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.33%) BC Cleared
15 5 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
15 5 (0.33%) MAPM
15 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.79%) QA
2 30 (1.96%) P3O
3 13 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.78%) SLA
5 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.39%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.33%) FATCA
7 5 (0.33%) EMIR
7 5 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.26%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.26%) DO-254
8 4 (0.26%) HL7
9 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.13%) COREP
10 2 (0.13%) Basel II
11 1 (0.065%) COBIT
11 1 (0.065%) MiFID
11 1 (0.065%) FINREP
System Software
1 16 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.13%) vSphere
5 2 (0.13%) HDFS
6 1 (0.065%) XenApp
6 1 (0.065%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.065%) Xen
6 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.065%) Firmware
6 1 (0.065%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.065%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (0.85%) Puppet
2 11 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.20%) SCCM
5 3 (0.20%) SCOM
6 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.065%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.065%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.065%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.065%) WSUS
7 1 (0.065%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.065%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 308 (20.13%) SAP
2 153 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 83 (5.42%) Oracle
4 32 (2.09%) Citrix
4 32 (2.09%) CheckPoint
5 21 (1.37%) VMware
5 21 (1.37%) IBM
6 17 (1.11%) hybris
7 14 (0.92%) Cisco
8 13 (0.85%) HP
9 12 (0.78%) Planview
10 9 (0.59%) Primavera
10 9 (0.59%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.46%) Google
12 6 (0.39%) BMC
12 6 (0.39%) Progress
13 5 (0.33%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.33%) EMC
13 5 (0.33%) CA
13 5 (0.33%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £750 - £1500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £750 - £1500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: market rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £750.00 - £850.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago