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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 147 135 150
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 780 741 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.49% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.98% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 487 355
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £675 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 11
Average hourly rate £38.63 £38.79 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.42% +26.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.67 £33.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.99 £55.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £55.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-30.45% +78.86%
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
38847 37469 31698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.62% 75.37% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24672 23859 19373
Average daily rate £420 £401 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -2.90%
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 £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1110 993
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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 -33 263 £500 -4.76% 72
South East -14 163 £390 +7.58% 35
North West +51 109 £408 -4.11% 8
South West +38 103 £400 - 22
West Midlands -14 39 £359 -4.33% 10
East Midlands -2 36 £450 +24.56% 6
Yorkshire -14 27 £300 -14.28% 11
East of England +5 25 £440 -4.86% 5
North East -10 13 £347 -22.35% 1
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 718 (48.68%) Finance
2 555 (37.63%) Project Management
3 445 (30.17%) PRINCE2
4 311 (21.08%) SAP
5 291 (19.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 283 (19.19%) Telecoms
7 275 (18.64%) Manufacturing
8 273 (18.51%) Marketing
9 269 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
10 243 (16.47%) Digital Marketing
11 236 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 236 (16.00%) DTV
11 236 (16.00%) Electronics
12 226 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
13 179 (12.14%) MS Project
14 168 (11.39%) Change Management
15 158 (10.71%) Microsoft
16 155 (10.51%) MS Excel
17 154 (10.44%) Security Cleared
18 137 (9.29%) Banking
18 137 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
19 130 (8.81%) Risk Management
20 124 (8.41%) Degree
21 116 (7.86%) Change Control
22 113 (7.66%) MS Office
23 103 (6.98%) ITIL
23 103 (6.98%) NHS
24 102 (6.92%) MS PowerPoint
25 98 (6.64%) SharePoint
26 97 (6.58%) PMI Certification

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 98 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (0.81%) Mule
3 12 (0.81%) IIS
4 10 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (0.54%) Confluence
6 7 (0.47%) Lync
6 7 (0.47%) Mule ESB
6 7 (0.47%) CMS
6 7 (0.47%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.34%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.27%) Commerce Server
9 4 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.27%) SAS
9 4 (0.27%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.20%) Drupal
11 2 (0.14%) TPMS
11 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 179 (12.14%) MS Project
2 155 (10.51%) MS Excel
3 113 (7.66%) MS Office
4 102 (6.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 51 (3.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.14%) SPSS
6 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) FastStats
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.068%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.068%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 236 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.68%) Agresso
4 7 (0.47%) Primavera
5 6 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.41%) SAP BPC
6 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.34%) Unica
7 3 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.14%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (0.14%) assyst
8 2 (0.14%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.68%) SaaS
2 10 (0.68%) Office 365
3 6 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.14%) PaaS
6 2 (0.14%) SmartFocus
6 2 (0.14%) CheetahMail
6 2 (0.14%) Pure360
6 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.068%) Yammer
7 1 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.49%) SAN
2 16 (1.08%) Firewall
3 14 (0.95%) Network Security
4 13 (0.88%) WAN
5 12 (0.81%) Intranet
6 11 (0.75%) Internet
7 9 (0.61%) DNS
8 8 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (0.47%) 4G
9 7 (0.47%) DHCP
9 7 (0.47%) LAN
9 7 (0.47%) VPN
9 7 (0.47%) BGP
10 6 (0.41%) EIGRP
10 6 (0.41%) OSPF
11 4 (0.27%) MPLS
11 4 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 4 (0.27%) Broadband
11 4 (0.27%) LTE
12 3 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (1.22%) Big Data
5 10 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 9 (0.61%) MySQL
7 8 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.47%) QlikView
8 7 (0.47%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.47%) NoSQL
8 7 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.41%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.41%) SAP BI
10 5 (0.34%) Spotfire
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (1.08%) JIRA
2 9 (0.61%) Maven
2 9 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.47%) Selenium
4 6 (0.41%) Subversion
4 6 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.27%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.20%) JUnit
7 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.14%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.14%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.14%) ERwin
9 1 (0.068%) MSI
General
1 718 (48.68%) Finance
2 283 (19.19%) Telecoms
3 275 (18.64%) Manufacturing
4 273 (18.51%) Marketing
5 236 (16.00%) Electronics
6 137 (9.29%) Banking
7 85 (5.76%) Retail
8 41 (2.78%) Investment Banking
9 34 (2.31%) Legal
10 21 (1.42%) Front Office
11 19 (1.29%) Law
11 19 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 17 (1.15%) Local Government
13 14 (0.95%) Publishing
14 13 (0.88%) Automotive
15 9 (0.61%) Back Office
15 9 (0.61%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.54%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 364 (24.68%) Programme Manager
2 338 (22.92%) Project Manager
3 181 (12.27%) Analyst
4 80 (5.42%) Senior Manager
5 69 (4.68%) Business Analyst
6 68 (4.61%) Developer
7 59 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
8 57 (3.86%) PMO Manager
9 56 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
10 52 (3.53%) Consultant
11 48 (3.25%) Architect
12 36 (2.44%) Business Manager
13 35 (2.37%) PMO Lead
14 32 (2.17%) SAP Manager
14 32 (2.17%) IT Project Manager
15 24 (1.63%) Senior Analyst
16 22 (1.49%) Senior Programme Manager
17 21 (1.42%) Service Manager
17 21 (1.42%) Test Manager
17 21 (1.42%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.58%) Web Services
2 35 (2.37%) HTML
3 28 (1.90%) .NET
4 25 (1.69%) CSS
5 17 (1.15%) Spring
6 16 (1.08%) XML
7 14 (0.95%) ASP.NET
7 14 (0.95%) jQuery
7 14 (0.95%) HTML5
8 9 (0.61%) RESTful
8 9 (0.61%) J2EE
9 8 (0.54%) Spring MVC
9 8 (0.54%) JSON
9 8 (0.54%) CSS3
9 8 (0.54%) SOAP
9 8 (0.54%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.47%) REST
10 7 (0.47%) Ajax
10 7 (0.47%) Middleware
11 6 (0.41%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 236 (16.00%) DTV
2 137 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (6.98%) NHS
4 75 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 41 (2.78%) PMI
6 31 (2.10%) Economics
7 23 (1.56%) User Experience
8 16 (1.08%) Open Source
9 11 (0.75%) Life Science
9 11 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (0.68%) Derivative
11 9 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (0.61%) Data Integration
11 9 (0.61%) FMCG
12 8 (0.54%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.54%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.54%) E-Learning
13 7 (0.47%) Equities
13 7 (0.47%) Handset
13 7 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (3.86%) Windows
2 31 (2.10%) Linux
3 20 (1.36%) UNIX
4 15 (1.02%) Windows 7
5 8 (0.54%) Windows XP
6 7 (0.47%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.41%) Solaris
8 5 (0.34%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.27%) Android
9 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.27%) CentOS
9 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.20%) AIX
10 3 (0.20%) Fedora
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.068%) VME
12 1 (0.068%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.068%) HPUX
12 1 (0.068%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (37.63%) Project Management
2 445 (30.17%) PRINCE2
3 291 (19.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 269 (18.24%) Business Intelligence
5 243 (16.47%) Digital Marketing
6 226 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
7 168 (11.39%) Change Management
8 130 (8.81%) Risk Management
9 116 (7.86%) Change Control
10 103 (6.98%) ITIL
11 95 (6.44%) Migration
12 92 (6.24%) Service Delivery
13 87 (5.90%) Service Management
14 83 (5.63%) Portfolio Management
15 81 (5.49%) Project Planning
16 63 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 63 (4.27%) Waterfall
17 60 (4.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 60 (4.07%) CRM
18 55 (3.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (3.53%) SQL
2 50 (3.39%) Java
3 25 (1.69%) JavaScript
4 23 (1.56%) C
5 21 (1.42%) C#
6 12 (0.81%) T-SQL
7 11 (0.75%) Ruby
8 10 (0.68%) Python
9 8 (0.54%) PHP
10 5 (0.34%) C++
10 5 (0.34%) VBA
10 5 (0.34%) R
11 4 (0.27%) Go
11 4 (0.27%) VB
12 3 (0.20%) COBOL
12 3 (0.20%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.14%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.14%) PHP5
13 2 (0.14%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 154 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 124 (8.41%) Degree
3 97 (6.58%) PMI Certification
4 92 (6.24%) SC Cleared
5 78 (5.29%) PMP
6 45 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 42 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 30 (2.03%) APMP
9 19 (1.29%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.88%) ISEB
11 10 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.61%) CISSP
13 6 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.41%) CCNA
14 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 5 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (0.27%) MCSE
15 4 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.86%) QA
2 29 (1.97%) P3O
3 15 (1.02%) SLA
4 9 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.34%) FATCA
7 5 (0.34%) HL7
7 5 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.27%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.27%) DO-254
9 3 (0.20%) Basel II
9 3 (0.20%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.14%) EMIR
10 2 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.068%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.068%) BS25999
11 1 (0.068%) Basel III
System Software
1 15 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.14%) Firmware
5 2 (0.14%) vSphere
5 2 (0.14%) HDFS
5 2 (0.14%) GPFS
5 2 (0.14%) Ceph
6 1 (0.068%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.068%) XenApp
6 1 (0.068%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.068%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.068%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.068%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.54%) Puppet
3 6 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (0.20%) SCCM
4 3 (0.20%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.068%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.068%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.068%) SCOM
6 1 (0.068%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.068%) WSUS
6 1 (0.068%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 311 (21.08%) SAP
2 158 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 80 (5.42%) Oracle
4 36 (2.44%) Citrix
5 33 (2.24%) CheckPoint
6 23 (1.56%) IBM
7 20 (1.36%) HP
8 19 (1.29%) Cisco
8 19 (1.29%) VMware
9 13 (0.88%) hybris
10 8 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.47%) Tableau
11 7 (0.47%) Planview
12 6 (0.41%) Google
12 6 (0.41%) Remedy
13 5 (0.34%) BMC
13 5 (0.34%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.34%) JDA
13 5 (0.34%) Avaya
13 5 (0.34%) Endeca
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £700.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £340 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £500 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £295 - £340 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £60.98 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £750 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago