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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 58 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 79 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.52% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 1.19% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 14
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£475 £456 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £592 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £459 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £63.00 - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £77.50 £92.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -16.21%
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
2315 2011 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.84% 73.39% 66.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1028 923
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 104 86
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +40.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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
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 23 January 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
Manchester +35 41 £500 +1.26% 6
Cheshire +9 18 £400 -13.51% 1
Merseyside -2 10 £355 -21.11% 1
Lancashire - 5 £501 - 1
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 52 (42.62%) Finance
2 32 (26.23%) Project Management
3 29 (23.77%) PRINCE2
4 28 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (14.75%) SAP
6 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.66%) Banking
7 13 (10.66%) Risk Management
7 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
8 11 (9.02%) Telecoms
8 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
8 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
9 10 (8.20%) Marketing
9 10 (8.20%) P3O
9 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.38%) DTV
10 9 (7.38%) Citrix
10 9 (7.38%) NHS
10 9 (7.38%) Migration
10 9 (7.38%) Electronics
10 9 (7.38%) Change Management
10 9 (7.38%) VMware
10 9 (7.38%) Retail
10 9 (7.38%) Change Control
10 9 (7.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (7.38%) Matrix Management
10 9 (7.38%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (6.56%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Project
2 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.92%) MS Office
4 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (5.74%) Agresso
3 1 (0.82%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
1 1 (0.82%) PaaS
1 1 (0.82%) IaaS
1 1 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) SAN
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) 4G
3 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.82%) Big Data
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) DTS
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 52 (42.62%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.20%) Marketing
5 9 (7.38%) Electronics
5 9 (7.38%) Retail
6 6 (4.92%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.46%) Back Office
8 2 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (37.70%) Programme Manager
2 21 (17.21%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.84%) Analyst
4 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.10%) PMO Manager
6 5 (4.10%) Planning Manager
6 5 (4.10%) Senior Programme Manager
7 4 (3.28%) Technical Manager
7 4 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (3.28%) PMO Lead
7 4 (3.28%) Security Manager
8 3 (2.46%) NHS Project Manager
8 3 (2.46%) Security Assurance Manager
8 3 (2.46%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (2.46%) Architect
8 3 (2.46%) Change Manager
8 3 (2.46%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (1.64%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.82%) LINQ
1 1 (0.82%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.82%) Java EE
1 1 (0.82%) jQuery
1 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.82%) HTML5
1 1 (0.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (0.82%) CSS3
1 1 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (0.82%) Dapper ORM
1 1 (0.82%) RESTful
1 1 (0.82%) Autofac
1 1 (0.82%) Middleware
1 1 (0.82%) .NET
1 1 (0.82%) J2EE
1 1 (0.82%) HTML
1 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) DTV
1 9 (7.38%) NHS
2 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.74%) Handset
4 4 (3.28%) CESG
4 4 (3.28%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.64%) Life Science
7 1 (0.82%) CMDB
7 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.82%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.82%) Open Source
7 1 (0.82%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.82%) New Media
7 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.82%) AS400
7 1 (0.82%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.23%) Project Management
2 29 (23.77%) PRINCE2
3 28 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (13.93%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.66%) Risk Management
6 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.38%) Migration
7 9 (7.38%) Change Management
7 9 (7.38%) Change Control
7 9 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (7.38%) Matrix Management
7 9 (7.38%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (6.56%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.92%) ERP
9 6 (4.92%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (4.10%) Dependency Management
10 5 (4.10%) ITIL
10 5 (4.10%) Information Security
10 5 (4.10%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.82%) C#
2 1 (0.82%) Java
2 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.92%) PMP
2 6 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.28%) CISM
3 4 (3.28%) Degree
4 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) P3O
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 18 (14.75%) SAP
2 13 (10.66%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.38%) Citrix
3 9 (7.38%) VMware
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle
5 3 (2.46%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) TSYS
6 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
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