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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 84 87 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 56 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.75% 1.51% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.10% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £315 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £615 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £63.00 - £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+15.51% -43.13%
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
2323 2098 2161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.73% 72.07% 65.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1340 1038 1150
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 113 95
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.54 £22.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £44.92 £50.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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 +1 29 £438 -14.63% 6
Cheshire -3 6 £438 -18.98% 3
Merseyside -9 5 £558 +17.36%
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 32 (32.32%) Project Management
3 23 (23.23%) SAP
4 22 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.19%) PRINCE2
6 15 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (15.15%) Manufacturing
6 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
6 15 (15.15%) Change Management
6 15 (15.15%) Marketing
7 14 (14.14%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (14.14%) Electronics
7 14 (14.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 14 (14.14%) MS Excel
7 14 (14.14%) DTV
8 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 11 (11.11%) MS Office
10 11 (11.11%) NHS
10 11 (11.11%) Product Management
11 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (10.10%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.10%) Management Information System
12 9 (9.09%) Windows
13 8 (8.08%) MS Project
14 6 (6.06%) Banking
14 6 (6.06%) BPR
15 5 (5.05%) PMP
15 5 (5.05%) PMI Certification
15 5 (5.05%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.01%) Documentum
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.11%) MS Office
3 8 (8.08%) MS Project
4 4 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (14.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.01%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Maximo
3 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
1 1 (1.01%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.01%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.01%) EDMS
4 1 (1.01%) OLAP
General
1 34 (34.34%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 15 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 15 (15.15%) Marketing
3 14 (14.14%) Electronics
4 6 (6.06%) Banking
5 5 (5.05%) Retail
6 3 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Legal
7 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (25.25%) Programme Manager
2 22 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 16 (16.16%) Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.07%) Senior Manager
5 7 (7.07%) Technical Manager
6 5 (5.05%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (5.05%) PMO Lead
7 4 (4.04%) Agile Coach
7 4 (4.04%) Change Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Change Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) Consultant
7 4 (4.04%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Pricing Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) NHS Project Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Actuary
8 3 (3.03%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.02%) CRM Manager
9 2 (2.02%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) Middleware
2 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) J2EE
2 1 (1.01%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) DTV
2 11 (11.11%) NHS
3 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.04%) PMI
5 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.03%) Statistics
6 2 (2.02%) FMCG
6 2 (2.02%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.01%) CESG
7 1 (1.01%) Economics
7 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.01%) New Media
7 1 (1.01%) Open Source
7 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.01%) Life Science
7 1 (1.01%) Informatics
7 1 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) UNIX
2 2 (2.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) Project Management
2 22 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (19.19%) PRINCE2
4 15 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (15.15%) Change Management
5 14 (14.14%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (11.11%) Product Management
8 10 (10.10%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) BPR
10 5 (5.05%) Supplier Management
10 5 (5.05%) Service Management
10 5 (5.05%) Scrum
10 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.05%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (4.04%) Change Control
11 4 (4.04%) Business Transformation
11 4 (4.04%) User Stories
11 4 (4.04%) ITSM
11 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) Java
1 5 (5.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.02%) ABAP
3 1 (1.01%) VBA
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) PMP
1 5 (5.05%) PMI Certification
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.04%) APMP
2 4 (4.04%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (4.04%) ISEB
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 23 (23.23%) SAP
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.02%) Capita
3 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 1 (1.01%) Primavera
4 1 (1.01%) iSOFT
4 1 (1.01%) Adobe
4 1 (1.01%) Kronos
4 1 (1.01%) Casewise
4 1 (1.01%) Infor
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