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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 116 131 174
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +43
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 993 843 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.87% 1.68% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.19% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 578 432
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 7
Average hourly rate £40.87 £31.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.74% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.70 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.79 £55.00 £60.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.87 £31.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+29.74% +44.82%
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 399 £500 -3.38% 87
South East -6 203 £420 +2.43% 40
North West 0 103 £450 -5.26% 17
South West +9 93 £400 +6.66% 28
Yorkshire +6 58 £488 +1.03% 16
West Midlands -10 44 £400 -9.60% 13
East of England +3 38 £463 +2.77% 13
East Midlands -1 28 £475 +16.92% 8
North East -22 18 £403 +7.33% 4
Midlands - 2 £688 -
Programme Management
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 804 (46.02%) Finance
2 620 (35.49%) Project Management
3 447 (25.59%) PRINCE2
4 373 (21.35%) SAP
5 356 (20.38%) Telecoms
6 346 (19.81%) Business Intelligence
7 339 (19.40%) Manufacturing
8 329 (18.83%) Marketing
9 326 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 302 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
10 302 (17.29%) Digital Marketing
11 299 (17.12%) Electronics
12 296 (16.94%) DTV
12 296 (16.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 201 (11.51%) Change Management
14 185 (10.59%) MS Excel
15 176 (10.07%) Banking
16 175 (10.02%) Microsoft
17 166 (9.50%) MS Project
17 166 (9.50%) Security Cleared
18 153 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
19 136 (7.78%) Risk Management
20 135 (7.73%) MS Office
21 133 (7.61%) Migration
22 130 (7.44%) Change Control
23 116 (6.64%) Degree
24 110 (6.30%) ITIL
25 107 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
26 102 (5.84%) Retail
27 101 (5.78%) NHS

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 86 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 28 (1.60%) Lync
3 19 (1.09%) WebSphere
4 18 (1.03%) CMS
5 12 (0.69%) Mule
5 12 (0.69%) Confluence
6 10 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (0.52%) MS Project Server
7 9 (0.52%) Commerce Server
7 9 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.46%) Mule ESB
9 6 (0.34%) IIS
10 5 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.17%) Drupal
11 3 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 185 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 166 (9.50%) MS Project
3 135 (7.73%) MS Office
4 107 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 67 (3.84%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.46%) SPSS
6 8 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.057%) Simulink
9 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.057%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 296 (16.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.57%) CA PPM
3 8 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.46%) Primavera
4 7 (0.40%) Agresso
5 5 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.11%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (0.63%) Office 365
3 10 (0.57%) SaaS
4 7 (0.40%) PaaS
5 5 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.11%) Yammer
7 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.057%) GitHub
8 1 (0.057%) Taleo
8 1 (0.057%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.057%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.43%) WAN
2 19 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.03%) LAN
4 17 (0.97%) Firewall
5 11 (0.63%) DNS
6 10 (0.57%) MPLS
7 9 (0.52%) VPN
7 9 (0.52%) DHCP
8 8 (0.46%) HTTP
9 7 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.34%) BGP
10 6 (0.34%) Intranet
11 5 (0.29%) Internet
11 5 (0.29%) OSPF
11 5 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.29%) IPv4
11 5 (0.29%) IPv6
11 5 (0.29%) SAN
11 5 (0.29%) Network Security
12 4 (0.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (0.74%) Big Data
5 11 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (0.57%) MySQL
7 8 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (0.46%) Hadoop
8 7 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.40%) QualityStage
9 6 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.34%) QlikView
9 6 (0.34%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.34%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.29%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (1.14%) JIRA
2 12 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.57%) Selenium
4 9 (0.52%) Subversion
5 8 (0.46%) Maven
5 8 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.34%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (0.29%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.29%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.23%) VisualAge
9 4 (0.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 3 (0.17%) PVCS
10 3 (0.17%) JUnit
10 3 (0.17%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.17%) Zephyr
11 2 (0.11%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 804 (46.02%) Finance
2 356 (20.38%) Telecoms
3 339 (19.40%) Manufacturing
4 329 (18.83%) Marketing
5 299 (17.12%) Electronics
6 176 (10.07%) Banking
7 102 (5.84%) Retail
8 44 (2.52%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.00%) Legal
10 26 (1.49%) Publishing
11 22 (1.26%) Retail Banking
12 20 (1.14%) Automotive
13 16 (0.92%) Law
14 15 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.80%) Front Office
15 14 (0.80%) Local Government
16 13 (0.74%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.63%) Advertising
17 11 (0.63%) Games
18 10 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 402 (23.01%) Project Manager
2 338 (19.35%) Programme Manager
3 204 (11.68%) Analyst
4 85 (4.87%) Developer
5 81 (4.64%) Business Analyst
6 80 (4.58%) Senior Manager
7 62 (3.55%) PMO Manager
8 58 (3.32%) PMO Analyst
9 57 (3.26%) Consultant
10 56 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
11 55 (3.15%) Architect
12 51 (2.92%) IT Project Manager
13 38 (2.18%) Infrastructure Manager
14 37 (2.12%) Business Manager
15 30 (1.72%) Test Manager
16 29 (1.66%) SAP Manager
17 28 (1.60%) PMO Lead
18 27 (1.55%) Coordinator
19 25 (1.43%) Change Manager
20 24 (1.37%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.12%) .NET
2 36 (2.06%) Web Services
3 31 (1.77%) HTML
4 22 (1.26%) XML
5 21 (1.20%) CSS
6 19 (1.09%) SOAP
7 18 (1.03%) ASP.NET
8 17 (0.97%) Spring
8 17 (0.97%) jQuery
9 16 (0.92%) JSON
10 15 (0.86%) REST
11 13 (0.74%) Middleware
12 12 (0.69%) J2EE
12 12 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (0.57%) HTML5
14 9 (0.52%) Spring MVC
14 9 (0.52%) J2ME
15 8 (0.46%) JSP
15 8 (0.46%) .NET Framework
16 7 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 296 (16.94%) DTV
2 153 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 101 (5.78%) NHS
4 84 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 56 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 42 (2.40%) User Experience
7 32 (1.83%) PMI
8 25 (1.43%) Economics
9 18 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
10 17 (0.97%) FMCG
11 14 (0.80%) Smart Meter
11 14 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 12 (0.69%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.63%) CESG
14 10 (0.57%) RMADS
15 9 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
15 9 (0.52%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.46%) Market Risk
16 8 (0.46%) Life Science
16 8 (0.46%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 92 (5.27%) Windows
2 37 (2.12%) Windows 7
3 35 (2.00%) Linux
4 22 (1.26%) Windows XP
5 21 (1.20%) Windows 8
6 19 (1.09%) UNIX
7 12 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.63%) Solaris
9 10 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.52%) Android
10 9 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.11%) CentOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.11%) pSOS
13 2 (0.11%) Fedora
13 2 (0.11%) AIX
14 1 (0.057%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 620 (35.49%) Project Management
2 447 (25.59%) PRINCE2
3 346 (19.81%) Business Intelligence
4 326 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 302 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
5 302 (17.29%) Digital Marketing
6 201 (11.51%) Change Management
7 136 (7.78%) Risk Management
8 133 (7.61%) Migration
9 130 (7.44%) Change Control
10 110 (6.30%) ITIL
11 100 (5.72%) Scrum
12 95 (5.44%) Service Management
13 79 (4.52%) ERP
14 78 (4.46%) Waterfall
15 77 (4.41%) Service Delivery
16 76 (4.35%) Project Planning
17 75 (4.29%) Business Analysis
18 69 (3.95%) Portfolio Management
18 69 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 76 (4.35%) SQL
2 68 (3.89%) Java
3 37 (2.12%) C
4 33 (1.89%) C#
5 23 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 13 (0.74%) C++
7 11 (0.63%) VBA
7 11 (0.63%) Ruby
7 11 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 8 (0.46%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.46%) PHP
9 7 (0.40%) Objective-C
10 6 (0.34%) Perl
11 5 (0.29%) PL/SQL
11 5 (0.29%) VB
11 5 (0.29%) Python
11 5 (0.29%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.23%) Ada
13 3 (0.17%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 166 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 116 (6.64%) Degree
3 100 (5.72%) SC Cleared
4 95 (5.44%) PMI Certification
5 80 (4.58%) PMP
6 54 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 43 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 28 (1.60%) APMP
9 27 (1.55%) ISEB
10 21 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (1.14%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.69%) CISM
13 11 (0.63%) CISSP
14 7 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
14 7 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 6 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (0.23%) CCNA
16 4 (0.23%) CISA
17 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.98%) QA
2 33 (1.89%) P3O
3 32 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.03%) SLA
5 7 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.29%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.23%) HL7
8 3 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.17%) FATCA
9 2 (0.11%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.11%) Basel III
9 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.057%) BS25999
10 1 (0.057%) Basel II
10 1 (0.057%) BS15000
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.057%) BS7799
System Software
1 28 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.46%) XenApp
3 8 (0.46%) vSphere
4 5 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.11%) XenServer
7 2 (0.11%) vCloud
7 2 (0.11%) GPFS
7 2 (0.11%) Ceph
8 1 (0.057%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.057%) HDFS
8 1 (0.057%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.057%) Firmware
8 1 (0.057%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.057%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.057%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (0.34%) Puppet
2 5 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.23%) SCCM
4 3 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.17%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.17%) CFEngine
4 3 (0.17%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.057%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.057%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.057%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.057%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 373 (21.35%) SAP
2 175 (10.02%) Microsoft
3 68 (3.89%) Oracle
4 32 (1.83%) IBM
5 31 (1.77%) CheckPoint
6 30 (1.72%) HP
6 30 (1.72%) Cisco
7 24 (1.37%) Citrix
8 23 (1.32%) VMware
9 14 (0.80%) hybris
10 12 (0.69%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.63%) ATG
12 9 (0.52%) F5
13 8 (0.46%) Dell
13 8 (0.46%) CA
14 7 (0.40%) JDA
14 7 (0.40%) Teradata
15 6 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (0.29%) Remedy
16 5 (0.29%) Brocade
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