The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management
Rank 36 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.93% 2.88% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 4.04% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £315 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £459
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.22 £55.00 £57.65
% change year-on-year
-17.78% -4.59%
Programme Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 223 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.19% 71.25% 59.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 103 59
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £16.50 £66.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Liverpool -11 3 £315 -7.35%
Programme Management
North West

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) CITP
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Content Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Governance Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Director
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Director
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CITP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP