The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 27 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.14% 4.38% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 4.76% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £431 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
- +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £48.43 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+287.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+36.88% -36.36%
Programme Management
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 147 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.43% 91.88% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 111 123
Average daily rate £500 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Average hourly rate £50.78 £27.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.65% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Management across the Luton region.

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the Luton region.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Ada
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
5 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 2 (28.57%) Simulink
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) VectorCAST
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) DO-254
6 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (14.29%) MODAF
6 1 (14.29%) SysML
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 1 (14.29%) Algorithms

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Simulink
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (28.57%) VectorCAST
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) HR Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) Verilog
1 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (14.29%) MODAF
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Ada
3 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft