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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 148 139 147
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 749 734 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.52% 1.53% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 2.04% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 497 365
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £464
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 10
Average hourly rate £38.63 £46.90 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +25.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £33.20 £19.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.19 £55.00 £72.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.45% +46.66%
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
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 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 22 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 22 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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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 -33 257 £500 -2.43% 82
South East -5 157 £400 +9.21% 42
South West +29 108 £420 +8.94% 39
North West +27 87 £375 -14.28% 26
West Midlands -11 38 £384 -12.28% 14
Yorkshire +6 35 £325 +1.56% 9
East Midlands -8 32 £450 +21.62% 12
East of England -11 24 £488 +5.40% 8
North East -21 8 £325 -18.75% 2
Midlands 0 1 - - 1
Programme Management
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 725 (47.92%) Finance
2 566 (37.41%) Project Management
3 451 (29.81%) PRINCE2
4 317 (20.95%) SAP
5 300 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 292 (19.30%) Telecoms
7 281 (18.57%) Manufacturing
8 278 (18.37%) Marketing
9 273 (18.04%) Business Intelligence
10 247 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
11 241 (15.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 241 (15.93%) DTV
11 241 (15.93%) Electronics
12 229 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
13 183 (12.10%) MS Project
14 174 (11.50%) Change Management
15 164 (10.84%) Microsoft
16 158 (10.44%) MS Excel
17 155 (10.24%) Security Cleared
18 144 (9.52%) Risk Management
19 137 (9.05%) Banking
20 135 (8.92%) Change Control
21 132 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
22 115 (7.60%) MS Office
23 114 (7.53%) NHS
24 108 (7.14%) Degree
25 107 (7.07%) ITIL
26 103 (6.81%) SharePoint
27 100 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
28 96 (6.35%) Migration

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 103 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (0.93%) Mule
4 12 (0.79%) IIS
5 9 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (0.53%) Lync
6 8 (0.53%) Confluence
7 7 (0.46%) Mule ESB
7 7 (0.46%) CMS
8 6 (0.40%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.26%) Drupal
10 4 (0.26%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.26%) Commerce Server
10 4 (0.26%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.20%) Documentum
11 3 (0.20%) SAS
11 3 (0.20%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 183 (12.10%) MS Project
2 158 (10.44%) MS Excel
3 115 (7.60%) MS Office
4 100 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 57 (3.77%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) FastStats
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
8 1 (0.066%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.066%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 241 (15.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.79%) Agresso
4 6 (0.40%) SAP BPC
4 6 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.40%) Primavera
5 5 (0.33%) Unica
6 4 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.20%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.13%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (0.13%) assyst
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (0.86%) SaaS
3 10 (0.66%) Office 365
4 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.13%) SmartFocus
8 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 2 (0.13%) CheetahMail
8 2 (0.13%) Pure360
9 1 (0.066%) Yammer
9 1 (0.066%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.45%) SAN
2 15 (0.99%) WAN
2 15 (0.99%) Firewall
2 15 (0.99%) Network Security
3 11 (0.73%) Intranet
3 11 (0.73%) Internet
4 9 (0.59%) DNS
4 9 (0.59%) LAN
4 9 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (0.53%) 4G
6 7 (0.46%) BGP
6 7 (0.46%) OSPF
6 7 (0.46%) EIGRP
7 6 (0.40%) VPN
7 6 (0.40%) DHCP
8 5 (0.33%) MPLS
8 5 (0.33%) Broadband
8 5 (0.33%) HTTP
8 5 (0.33%) LTE
9 4 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 26 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.06%) Big Data
6 11 (0.73%) MySQL
7 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 8 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (0.46%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.46%) QlikView
10 7 (0.46%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.46%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.40%) SAP BI
11 6 (0.40%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.33%) QualityStage
12 5 (0.33%) Spotfire
13 4 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (0.99%) JIRA
2 9 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 8 (0.53%) Maven
4 7 (0.46%) Selenium
5 6 (0.40%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.40%) Subversion
6 5 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.26%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.20%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.20%) JUnit
8 3 (0.20%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.20%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.13%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.13%) ERwin
10 1 (0.066%) TestLink
10 1 (0.066%) Zephyr
General
1 725 (47.92%) Finance
2 292 (19.30%) Telecoms
3 281 (18.57%) Manufacturing
4 278 (18.37%) Marketing
5 241 (15.93%) Electronics
6 137 (9.05%) Banking
7 93 (6.15%) Retail
8 42 (2.78%) Investment Banking
9 32 (2.12%) Legal
10 21 (1.39%) Front Office
11 20 (1.32%) Law
12 19 (1.26%) Retail Banking
13 16 (1.06%) Local Government
14 15 (0.99%) Publishing
15 13 (0.86%) Automotive
16 10 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.59%) Games
17 9 (0.59%) Back Office
18 7 (0.46%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.46%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 357 (23.60%) Programme Manager
2 346 (22.87%) Project Manager
3 173 (11.43%) Analyst
4 76 (5.02%) Senior Manager
5 72 (4.76%) Developer
6 67 (4.43%) Business Analyst
7 59 (3.90%) PMO Analyst
8 57 (3.77%) PMO Manager
9 56 (3.70%) Consultant
10 52 (3.44%) Architect
11 51 (3.37%) Senior Project Manager
12 38 (2.51%) IT Project Manager
13 36 (2.38%) Business Manager
14 35 (2.31%) PMO Lead
15 33 (2.18%) SAP Manager
16 27 (1.78%) Coordinator
17 22 (1.45%) Delivery Manager
18 21 (1.39%) Senior Analyst
18 21 (1.39%) Senior Programme Manager
18 21 (1.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (2.64%) Web Services
2 33 (2.18%) HTML
3 29 (1.92%) .NET
4 23 (1.52%) CSS
5 19 (1.26%) Spring
6 18 (1.19%) XML
7 16 (1.06%) jQuery
8 15 (0.99%) ASP.NET
9 14 (0.93%) HTML5
10 10 (0.66%) Spring MVC
11 9 (0.59%) SOAP
11 9 (0.59%) JSON
12 8 (0.53%) RESTful
12 8 (0.53%) J2EE
12 8 (0.53%) Hibernate
13 7 (0.46%) Middleware
13 7 (0.46%) Ajax
13 7 (0.46%) JPA
13 7 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 241 (15.93%) DTV
2 132 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (7.53%) NHS
4 83 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.84%) PMI
6 28 (1.85%) Economics
7 24 (1.59%) User Experience
8 16 (1.06%) Open Source
9 15 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (0.73%) Life Science
11 10 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 10 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.66%) Fixed Income
11 10 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (0.59%) Data Integration
12 9 (0.59%) FMCG
12 9 (0.59%) Derivative
13 8 (0.53%) Informatics
13 8 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.53%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 60 (3.97%) Windows
2 28 (1.85%) Linux
3 21 (1.39%) UNIX
4 14 (0.93%) Windows 7
5 9 (0.59%) Windows XP
6 8 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.46%) Solaris
7 7 (0.46%) Android
7 7 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
9 3 (0.20%) Fedora
9 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.20%) CentOS
10 2 (0.13%) AIX
11 1 (0.066%) SUSE
11 1 (0.066%) OS/390
11 1 (0.066%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.066%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 566 (37.41%) Project Management
2 451 (29.81%) PRINCE2
3 300 (19.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 273 (18.04%) Business Intelligence
5 247 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
6 229 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
7 174 (11.50%) Change Management
8 144 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 135 (8.92%) Change Control
10 107 (7.07%) ITIL
11 96 (6.35%) Migration
12 88 (5.82%) Service Management
13 87 (5.75%) Service Delivery
14 75 (4.96%) Project Planning
15 74 (4.89%) Portfolio Management
16 65 (4.30%) Waterfall
17 61 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
17 61 (4.03%) CRM
18 60 (3.97%) Scrum
19 59 (3.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 53 (3.50%) Java
1 53 (3.50%) SQL
2 25 (1.65%) C
3 23 (1.52%) C#
3 23 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 12 (0.79%) Ruby
5 10 (0.66%) Python
6 9 (0.59%) PHP
6 9 (0.59%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.40%) VBA
8 5 (0.33%) VB
8 5 (0.33%) C++
8 5 (0.33%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.33%) R
9 4 (0.26%) Go
10 3 (0.20%) COBOL
10 3 (0.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.13%) PHP5
11 2 (0.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 155 (10.24%) Security Cleared
2 108 (7.14%) Degree
3 95 (6.28%) PMI Certification
4 91 (6.01%) SC Cleared
5 75 (4.96%) PMP
6 47 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 38 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 32 (2.12%) APMP
9 19 (1.26%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.99%) ISEB
10 15 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.66%) CISSP
12 7 (0.46%) CCNA
12 7 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.40%) CISM
14 5 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
14 5 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 4 (0.26%) PgMP
15 4 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.97%) QA
2 37 (2.45%) P3O
3 16 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.99%) SLA
5 10 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.40%) HL7
8 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.33%) FATCA
9 4 (0.26%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.26%) DO-254
10 3 (0.20%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.20%) Basel II
10 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.13%) EMIR
11 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.066%) COREP
12 1 (0.066%) FINREP
12 1 (0.066%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.066%) GPG13
System Software
1 16 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.20%) XenApp
5 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.13%) Firmware
5 2 (0.13%) HDFS
5 2 (0.13%) GPFS
5 2 (0.13%) Ceph
6 1 (0.066%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.066%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.066%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.066%) Xen
6 1 (0.066%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.066%) vSphere
6 1 (0.066%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (0.46%) Puppet
1 7 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (0.20%) SCCM
4 2 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.066%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.066%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.066%) WSUS
5 1 (0.066%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.066%) SCOM
5 1 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 317 (20.95%) SAP
2 164 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.63%) Oracle
4 39 (2.58%) Citrix
5 38 (2.51%) CheckPoint
6 24 (1.59%) Cisco
7 23 (1.52%) IBM
7 23 (1.52%) HP
8 21 (1.39%) VMware
9 13 (0.86%) hybris
10 8 (0.53%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.46%) Tableau
12 6 (0.40%) Google
12 6 (0.40%) Remedy
12 6 (0.40%) Teradata
13 5 (0.33%) JDA
13 5 (0.33%) Avaya
13 5 (0.33%) Endeca
13 5 (0.33%) F5
14 4 (0.26%) TIBCO
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