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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 104 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 53 81 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.69% 1.95% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.46% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 31
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £222 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £555 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £44.25 -
% change year-on-year
-8.47% -
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
2636 3292 2535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.90% 79.34% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1993 1510
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 27 £475 +50.79% 19
Cheshire +16 18 £475 +5.55%
Merseyside - 3 £515 -
Lancashire -14 2 - - 2
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 56 (44.44%) Finance
2 39 (30.95%) Manufacturing
3 34 (26.98%) SAP
4 33 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (25.40%) Project Management
6 31 (24.60%) Telecoms
7 30 (23.81%) Electronics
7 30 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 30 (23.81%) Marketing
7 30 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
8 29 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 21 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
12 17 (13.49%) PRINCE2
12 17 (13.49%) MS Office
13 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
14 14 (11.11%) Data Centre
15 13 (10.32%) MS PowerPoint
16 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
17 11 (8.73%) JIRA
17 11 (8.73%) Migration
18 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
18 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
18 10 (7.94%) Java
18 10 (7.94%) MS Visio
18 10 (7.94%) Unit4 Business World
18 10 (7.94%) Wiki
18 10 (7.94%) Change Control
19 9 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

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 6 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.49%) MS Office
3 13 (10.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (7.94%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (7.94%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.79%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.79%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.79%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (2.38%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.38%) SoftLayer
2 2 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Broadband
1 1 (0.79%) PSTN
1 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.17%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.59%) DB2
4 2 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.59%) HDInsight
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.59%) Spark SQL
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.79%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Impala
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (8.73%) JIRA
2 2 (1.59%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.79%) Rational Robot
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
3 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (44.44%) Finance
2 39 (30.95%) Manufacturing
3 31 (24.60%) Telecoms
4 30 (23.81%) Electronics
4 30 (23.81%) Marketing
5 8 (6.35%) Banking
6 6 (4.76%) General Ledger
6 6 (4.76%) Retail
7 2 (1.59%) Billing
7 2 (1.59%) Local Government
7 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (20.63%) Programme Manager
2 13 (10.32%) Consultant
2 13 (10.32%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.52%) Analyst
4 10 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (7.94%) Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Architect
6 6 (4.76%) Report Writer
6 6 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 6 (4.76%) Transformation Manager
6 6 (4.76%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 5 (3.97%) Data Architect
7 5 (3.97%) Data Centre Manager
7 5 (3.97%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.17%) Data Centre Architect
8 4 (3.17%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.17%) Support Consultant
9 3 (2.38%) Business Data Analyst
9 3 (2.38%) Migration Manager
9 3 (2.38%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) .NET
2 2 (1.59%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.59%) Middleware
2 2 (1.59%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.59%) XML
3 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) JMS
3 1 (0.79%) Spring
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.79%) WinForms
3 1 (0.79%) WPF
3 1 (0.79%) XSD
3 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.94%) Wiki
3 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.76%) NHS
6 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.79%) EPoS
8 1 (0.79%) RIA
8 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.79%) AIX
3 1 (0.79%) Unix
3 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (25.40%) Project Management
3 30 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
4 29 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (13.49%) PRINCE2
7 11 (8.73%) Migration
8 10 (7.94%) Change Control
8 10 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.94%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (4.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 6 (4.76%) ETL
11 6 (4.76%) ITIL
11 6 (4.76%) Open Source
11 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.76%) Scrum
12 5 (3.97%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.94%) Java
2 9 (7.14%) SQL
3 5 (3.97%) C
3 5 (3.97%) Python
4 3 (2.38%) C#
5 2 (1.59%) F#
5 2 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.59%) CISSP
3 2 (1.59%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.79%) APMP
4 1 (0.79%) CISM
4 1 (0.79%) HNC
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) GMP
3 1 (0.79%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.79%) Docker
1 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Ansible
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
1 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (26.98%) SAP
2 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle
4 6 (4.76%) Google
5 3 (2.38%) IBM
6 2 (1.59%) BT
6 2 (1.59%) Nintex
6 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.59%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) CA
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) Dell
7 1 (0.79%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.79%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.79%) Sun
7 1 (0.79%) Workday
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