The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 59 105 87
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 108 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.78% 0.97% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 1.33% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 10 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £311 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £596 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £29.13
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +88.84%
Programme Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2963 2258 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.33% 72.77% 71.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1622 1187 865
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 124 86
Average hourly rate £38.00 £25.25 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.49% -10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +19 47 £375 -16.66% 9
Cheshire 0 14 £475 +18.75%
Merseyside -8 13 £550 +33.25% 1
Lancashire - 8 £446 - 4
Cumbria - 5 - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 101 (54.01%) Finance
2 63 (33.69%) Project Management
2 63 (33.69%) PRINCE2
3 38 (20.32%) Manufacturing
4 35 (18.72%) MS Project
5 33 (17.65%) SAP
6 30 (16.04%) MS PowerPoint
7 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (15.51%) Telecoms
8 28 (14.97%) Electronics
8 28 (14.97%) DTV
8 28 (14.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 28 (14.97%) Marketing
8 28 (14.97%) Digital Marketing
9 25 (13.37%) MS Excel
10 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (12.83%) Change Control
11 21 (11.23%) Microsoft
11 21 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (10.70%) Migration
13 19 (10.16%) Security Cleared
14 18 (9.63%) Citrix
15 17 (9.09%) Service Management
16 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
16 16 (8.56%) Degree
16 16 (8.56%) Banking
16 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (8.02%) SAN
18 14 (7.49%) Risk Management

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (1.07%) Confluence
1 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.53%) Commerce Server
2 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.53%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (18.72%) MS Project
2 30 (16.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (13.37%) MS Excel
4 10 (5.35%) MS Office
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (14.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (4.81%) Agresso
3 2 (1.07%) Primavera
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Office 365
1 1 (0.53%) PaaS
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) SAN
2 2 (1.07%) WAN
3 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.53%) 4G
3 1 (0.53%) Wireless
3 1 (0.53%) Firewall
3 1 (0.53%) DMZ
3 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.53%) Internet
3 1 (0.53%) MPLS
3 1 (0.53%) OSPF
3 1 (0.53%) BGP
3 1 (0.53%) FTP
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.53%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.07%) MySQL
3 2 (1.07%) DB2
3 2 (1.07%) Big Data
4 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.53%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.53%) EDMS
4 1 (0.53%) DTS
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Subversion
1 2 (1.07%) JIRA
1 2 (1.07%) JUnit
2 1 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 101 (54.01%) Finance
2 38 (20.32%) Manufacturing
3 29 (15.51%) Telecoms
4 28 (14.97%) Electronics
4 28 (14.97%) Marketing
5 16 (8.56%) Banking
6 6 (3.21%) Retail
7 3 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (24.60%) Programme Manager
2 44 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 19 (10.16%) Analyst
4 17 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 14 (7.49%) PMO Lead
6 11 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (4.81%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.81%) PMO Manager
8 8 (4.28%) Developer
9 7 (3.74%) Senior Programme Manager
10 6 (3.21%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.21%) PMO Analyst
10 6 (3.21%) Data Centre Project Manager
11 5 (2.67%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.67%) Planning Manager
11 5 (2.67%) Project Officer
11 5 (2.67%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
12 4 (2.14%) Implementation Manager
12 4 (2.14%) Project Management Officer
12 4 (2.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.60%) CSS
1 3 (1.60%) HTML
1 3 (1.60%) jQuery
1 3 (1.60%) Ajax
2 2 (1.07%) Spring
2 2 (1.07%) Spring MVC
2 2 (1.07%) J2EE
2 2 (1.07%) JSP
2 2 (1.07%) XML
2 2 (1.07%) XSD
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.53%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (0.53%) Autofac
3 1 (0.53%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.53%) CSS3
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.53%) Akka
3 1 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.53%) Web Services
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.97%) DTV
2 16 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.42%) NHS
4 8 (4.28%) Life Science
4 8 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.74%) Handset
6 4 (2.14%) Economics
7 3 (1.60%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.60%) CESG
8 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.07%) BYOD
9 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.53%) AS400
9 1 (0.53%) Clustering
9 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.53%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.74%) UNIX
1 7 (3.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.53%) Solaris
2 1 (0.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (33.69%) Project Management
1 63 (33.69%) PRINCE2
2 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (14.97%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (12.83%) Change Control
5 21 (11.23%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (10.70%) Migration
7 17 (9.09%) Service Management
8 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
8 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (7.49%) Risk Management
10 10 (5.35%) Matrix Management
10 10 (5.35%) ITIL
11 9 (4.81%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.28%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.28%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (4.28%) Change Management
13 7 (3.74%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.67%) SQL
2 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.07%) Java
3 2 (1.07%) COBOL
4 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.53%) C
4 1 (0.53%) C#
4 1 (0.53%) C++
4 1 (0.53%) Caml Language
Qualifications
1 19 (10.16%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.56%) Degree
3 12 (6.42%) PMI Certification
4 11 (5.88%) PMP
5 4 (2.14%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.60%) CISM
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.88%) P3O
2 6 (3.21%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) HL7
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.07%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.21%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (17.65%) SAP
2 21 (11.23%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.63%) Citrix
4 12 (6.42%) Oracle
5 11 (5.88%) VMware
6 4 (2.14%) hybris
7 3 (1.60%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.07%) EMC
9 1 (0.53%) TSYS
9 1 (0.53%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.53%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.53%) ATG
9 1 (0.53%) Nortel
9 1 (0.53%) Avaya
9 1 (0.53%) Lotus
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) IBM
9 1 (0.53%) HP
9 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.53%) Actimize
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