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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
England / North West
Rank 74 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 57 77 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.19% 2.03% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.51% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 47
Median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £250 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £633
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.17 £63.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -28.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.49% -17.27%

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
2135 3073 2410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.08% 80.95% 76.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1875 1444
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 110 99
Median hourly rate £37.25 £38.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.97% +35.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Programme Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 36 £513 +51.85% 14
Lancashire 0 6 £448 +34.72% 1
Cheshire +17 4 £500 +17.64% 1
Cumbria +10 4 - -
Merseyside +5 4 £533 +33.12% 2
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 57 (50.44%) Finance
2 34 (30.09%) Manufacturing
3 32 (28.32%) Project Management
4 30 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (25.66%) SAP
6 27 (23.89%) Telecoms
7 26 (23.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (20.35%) Marketing
10 21 (18.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 21 (18.58%) Digital Marketing
10 21 (18.58%) Electronics
11 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.04%) PRINCE2
13 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
14 14 (12.39%) MS Office
14 14 (12.39%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (11.50%) Banking
15 13 (11.50%) Change Control
16 12 (10.62%) Java
16 12 (10.62%) JIRA
16 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
17 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
18 10 (8.85%) MS Visio
18 10 (8.85%) Risk Management
18 10 (8.85%) Migration
18 10 (8.85%) Wiki
18 10 (8.85%) Data Centre
19 9 (7.96%) Apache Spark
19 9 (7.96%) Google

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.96%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.39%) MS Office
2 14 (12.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (8.85%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.65%) MS Project
5 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (18.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (4.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.88%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.31%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Broadband
1 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.88%) PSTN
1 1 (0.88%) SAN
1 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) Hadoop
2 7 (6.19%) Big Data
3 4 (3.54%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.77%) HDInsight
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.77%) Spark SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.88%) DB2
5 1 (0.88%) Impala
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.88%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) JIRA
2 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.77%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.77%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (1.77%) VectorCAST
3 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Rational Robot
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (50.44%) Finance
2 34 (30.09%) Manufacturing
3 27 (23.89%) Telecoms
4 23 (20.35%) Marketing
5 21 (18.58%) Electronics
6 13 (11.50%) Banking
7 6 (5.31%) Retail
8 3 (2.65%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.65%) Military
9 2 (1.77%) Avionics
9 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.88%) Legal
10 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (15.04%) Programme Manager
2 13 (11.50%) Project Manager
3 10 (8.85%) Consultant
3 10 (8.85%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Service Manager
5 7 (6.19%) Analyst
6 6 (5.31%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.31%) Transformation Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Transformation Programme Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Big Data Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Data Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Hadoop Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) .NET
2 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.77%) Middleware
2 2 (1.77%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.77%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.88%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) Qt
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
3 1 (0.88%) WinForms
3 1 (0.88%) WPF
3 1 (0.88%) XSD
3 1 (0.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Data Centre
1 10 (8.85%) Wiki
2 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.54%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.65%) NHS
5 2 (1.77%) PACS
5 2 (1.77%) PMI
6 1 (0.88%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) RIA
6 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.88%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) AIX
2 1 (0.88%) Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Unix
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.32%) Project Management
2 30 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (18.58%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (15.04%) PRINCE2
7 13 (11.50%) Change Control
8 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
9 10 (8.85%) Migration
9 10 (8.85%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.96%) Open Source
10 9 (7.96%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.08%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (7.08%) Programme Governance
12 7 (6.19%) Business Transformation
12 7 (6.19%) Service Management
13 6 (5.31%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 6 (5.31%) Scrum
13 6 (5.31%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) Java
2 8 (7.08%) C
2 8 (7.08%) Python
3 7 (6.19%) SQL
4 3 (2.65%) C#
5 2 (1.77%) Ada
5 2 (1.77%) C++
5 2 (1.77%) F#
5 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.77%) Perl
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.96%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.54%) Degree
5 3 (2.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.77%) CISSP
6 2 (1.77%) PMP
7 1 (0.88%) APMP
7 1 (0.88%) CISM
7 1 (0.88%) HNC
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
3 1 (0.88%) GMP
3 1 (0.88%) P3O
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) SAP
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.96%) Google
4 2 (1.77%) BT
4 2 (1.77%) Capita
4 2 (1.77%) IBM
4 2 (1.77%) LANDesk
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.88%) 3PAR
5 1 (0.88%) Brocade
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix
5 1 (0.88%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.88%) Dell
5 1 (0.88%) EMC
5 1 (0.88%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) VMware
5 1 (0.88%) Workday
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