The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 150 148 165
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 736 613 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.41% 1.40% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.91% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 346 377
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 5
Average hourly rate £36.40 £23.75 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.26% +9.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.40 £29.13 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+59.31% +33.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38680 32060 38909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 73.00% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24376 19605 22634
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1017 1335
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £13.55 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Programme Management
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -4 384 £525 +0.96% 84
South East -3 137 £375 -9.09% 32
South West +7 51 £400 +1.26% 25
West Midlands 0 38 £375 +25.00% 10
East of England -13 33 £525 +31.25% 17
North West -22 29 £450 +5.88% 14
East Midlands +11 24 £350 -68.18% 5
Yorkshire -17 22 £425 +21.42% 6
North East - 17 £395 - 5
Midlands -5 3 £375 -28.57% 3
Programme Management
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 512 (40.25%) Finance
2 463 (36.40%) Project Management
3 383 (30.11%) PRINCE2
4 270 (21.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 174 (13.68%) SAP
6 170 (13.36%) MS Project
7 161 (12.66%) Change Management
8 157 (12.34%) Telecoms
9 146 (11.48%) Banking
10 142 (11.16%) MS Excel
11 134 (10.53%) Risk Management
12 129 (10.14%) Security Cleared
13 117 (9.20%) Microsoft
14 110 (8.65%) Change Control
15 108 (8.49%) ITIL
16 103 (8.10%) Marketing
17 102 (8.02%) PMI Certification
18 98 (7.70%) Retail
19 96 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
20 90 (7.08%) Manufacturing
20 90 (7.08%) Migration
21 85 (6.68%) Degree
22 82 (6.45%) Project Planning
23 81 (6.37%) SC Cleared
24 79 (6.21%) MS Office
25 78 (6.13%) PMP
26 77 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
27 76 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
28 75 (5.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
28 75 (5.90%) Electronics

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 70 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.57%) MS Project Server
3 11 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (0.39%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.39%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.24%) IIS
6 3 (0.24%) CMS
6 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.16%) Drupal
7 2 (0.16%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.16%) Confluence
7 2 (0.16%) SAS
7 2 (0.16%) Documentum
8 1 (0.079%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.079%) Apache
8 1 (0.079%) FileNet
8 1 (0.079%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 170 (13.36%) MS Project
2 142 (11.16%) MS Excel
3 79 (6.21%) MS Office
4 77 (6.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 56 (4.40%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.16%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.16%) CATIA
8 1 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 75 (5.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.63%) Summit
5 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.39%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.31%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.24%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.24%) MultiFonds
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.16%) CA Clarity
9 2 (0.16%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.16%) DELMIA
9 2 (0.16%) ENOVIA
9 2 (0.16%) SAP MM
10 1 (0.079%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.49%) SaaS
2 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.24%) PaaS
2 3 (0.24%) Office 365
3 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.16%) IaaS
3 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.079%) Force.com
4 1 (0.079%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.34%) Firewall
2 10 (0.79%) Internet
3 9 (0.71%) LAN
3 9 (0.71%) WAN
4 6 (0.47%) HTTP
4 6 (0.47%) SAN
4 6 (0.47%) Intranet
5 5 (0.39%) Wireless
5 5 (0.39%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.24%) ATM
6 3 (0.24%) NAS
7 2 (0.16%) VLAN
7 2 (0.16%) NFC
7 2 (0.16%) DNS
7 2 (0.16%) VPN
7 2 (0.16%) LDAP
7 2 (0.16%) DMZ
7 2 (0.16%) Extranet
8 1 (0.079%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.55%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.47%) MySQL
6 5 (0.39%) MS Access
6 5 (0.39%) Couchbase
6 5 (0.39%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.31%) SAP HANA
7 4 (0.31%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.31%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.31%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.31%) OLAP
7 4 (0.31%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 9 (0.71%) Maven
1 9 (0.71%) JIRA
2 7 (0.55%) Selenium
3 3 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.16%) Hudson
4 2 (0.16%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.16%) NUnit
4 2 (0.16%) Ant
5 1 (0.079%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.079%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.079%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.079%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.079%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.079%) Subversion
5 1 (0.079%) Calabash
5 1 (0.079%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.079%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.079%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 512 (40.25%) Finance
2 157 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 146 (11.48%) Banking
4 103 (8.10%) Marketing
5 98 (7.70%) Retail
6 90 (7.08%) Manufacturing
7 75 (5.90%) Electronics
8 41 (3.22%) Investment Banking
9 33 (2.59%) German Language
10 29 (2.28%) Legal
11 28 (2.20%) Retail Banking
12 17 (1.34%) Back Office
13 16 (1.26%) Publishing
14 14 (1.10%) Billing
15 12 (0.94%) Local Government
15 12 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.86%) Front Office
17 9 (0.71%) Military
17 9 (0.71%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 371 (29.17%) Programme Manager
2 245 (19.26%) Project Manager
3 140 (11.01%) Analyst
4 75 (5.90%) Senior Manager
5 53 (4.17%) PMO Manager
6 51 (4.01%) Senior Project Manager
7 50 (3.93%) Business Manager
8 49 (3.85%) Architect
9 42 (3.30%) Business Analyst
9 42 (3.30%) PMO Analyst
10 33 (2.59%) Coordinator
11 30 (2.36%) Consultant
12 29 (2.28%) Developer
13 28 (2.20%) Infrastructure Manager
14 27 (2.12%) SAP Manager
15 25 (1.97%) Portfolio Manager
16 24 (1.89%) Change Manager
17 21 (1.65%) Project Officer
17 21 (1.65%) IT Project Manager
17 21 (1.65%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (1.81%) .NET
2 20 (1.57%) HTML
3 14 (1.10%) J2EE
4 13 (1.02%) Web Services
4 13 (1.02%) CSS
4 13 (1.02%) jQuery
5 12 (0.94%) SOAP
6 11 (0.86%) HTML5
7 10 (0.79%) Middleware
8 9 (0.71%) RESTful
9 8 (0.63%) Spring
9 8 (0.63%) XML
10 7 (0.55%) CSS3
10 7 (0.55%) JSON
11 6 (0.47%) Java EE
11 6 (0.47%) Hibernate
11 6 (0.47%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.39%) Ajax
12 5 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (0.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 74 (5.82%) DTV
2 54 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 36 (2.83%) NHS
4 32 (2.52%) PMI
5 22 (1.73%) Economics
6 16 (1.26%) FMCG
7 13 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (0.94%) Mobile App
8 12 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
10 9 (0.71%) Equities
11 8 (0.63%) Informatics
11 8 (0.63%) Reference Data
11 8 (0.63%) Open Source
12 7 (0.55%) Fixed Income
12 7 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
13 6 (0.47%) Derivative
14 5 (0.39%) CESG
14 5 (0.39%) Handset
14 5 (0.39%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 33 (2.59%) Windows
2 20 (1.57%) Linux
3 18 (1.42%) UNIX
4 16 (1.26%) Solaris
5 12 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.39%) AIX
7 5 (0.39%) VME
8 4 (0.31%) Android
8 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.24%) pSOS
9 3 (0.24%) VMS
9 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.079%) Fedora
11 1 (0.079%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (36.40%) Project Management
2 383 (30.11%) PRINCE2
3 270 (21.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 161 (12.66%) Change Management
5 134 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 110 (8.65%) Change Control
7 108 (8.49%) ITIL
8 96 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 90 (7.08%) Migration
10 82 (6.45%) Project Planning
11 76 (5.97%) Digital Marketing
12 70 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
13 65 (5.11%) ERP
14 56 (4.40%) Service Management
15 54 (4.25%) CRM
16 52 (4.09%) Resource Management
16 52 (4.09%) Portfolio Management
17 49 (3.85%) Business Analysis
18 45 (3.54%) PRINCE
19 44 (3.46%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (2.36%) SQL
2 26 (2.04%) C
3 25 (1.97%) Java
4 17 (1.34%) JavaScript
5 10 (0.79%) C#
6 6 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 5 (0.39%) ABAP
7 5 (0.39%) COBOL
8 4 (0.31%) VBA
9 3 (0.24%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.24%) C++
10 2 (0.16%) Ruby
10 2 (0.16%) Perl
10 2 (0.16%) PHP
10 2 (0.16%) Magik
11 1 (0.079%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.079%) RPG
11 1 (0.079%) VB
11 1 (0.079%) Lingo
11 1 (0.079%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 129 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 102 (8.02%) PMI Certification
3 85 (6.68%) Degree
4 81 (6.37%) SC Cleared
5 78 (6.13%) PMP
6 67 (5.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 54 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 23 (1.81%) DV Cleared
9 22 (1.73%) ISEB
10 19 (1.49%) APMP
11 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.39%) CAPM
12 4 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.31%) CBAP
12 4 (0.31%) CISSP
13 3 (0.24%) MCSE
13 3 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.16%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.95%) QA
2 17 (1.34%) P3O
3 15 (1.18%) SLA
4 6 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.39%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.24%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.24%) EMIR
7 3 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.24%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.24%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.24%) COBIT
8 2 (0.16%) FATCA
9 1 (0.079%) Basel II
9 1 (0.079%) GAAP
9 1 (0.079%) Basel III
9 1 (0.079%) HL7
9 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.16%) XenApp
5 2 (0.16%) KVM
6 1 (0.079%) NFS
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.079%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.079%) vSphere
6 1 (0.079%) vCloud
6 1 (0.079%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.079%) Xen
6 1 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (0.31%) SCCM
3 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.16%) Puppet
5 1 (0.079%) Nagios
5 1 (0.079%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.079%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.079%) YUM
5 1 (0.079%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.079%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.079%) SCOM
5 1 (0.079%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.079%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 174 (13.68%) SAP
2 117 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 60 (4.72%) Oracle
4 16 (1.26%) HP
5 11 (0.86%) Citrix
5 11 (0.86%) Siebel
5 11 (0.86%) VMware
6 10 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.63%) Cisco
7 8 (0.63%) IBM
7 8 (0.63%) CheckPoint
8 7 (0.55%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.47%) Planview
9 6 (0.47%) Avaya
10 5 (0.39%) Hyperion
10 5 (0.39%) ICL
10 5 (0.39%) Fujitsu
11 4 (0.31%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.31%) Adobe
11 4 (0.31%) Business Objects
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £700 - £825 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £225.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £ negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £270 - £320 per day + Market rate
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £325 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
People Source Consulting
Rate: £25 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago