The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 105 53 80
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +27
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 24 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 2.44% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 3.48% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 46 18
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£348 £396 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £644 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+118.39% -43.13%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2095 1752 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.29% 70.11% 66.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 891 835
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 70
Average hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.31% +64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.30 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Edinburgh -35 11 £425 +7.32% 4
Glasgow -23 3 - - 3
Aberdeen - 2 - - 1
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 28 (50.00%) Project Management
2 23 (41.07%) Finance
3 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
4 14 (25.00%) MS Project
5 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.86%) Banking
6 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
7 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.93%) Resource Management
9 5 (8.93%) Oracle
10 4 (7.14%) MS Office
10 4 (7.14%) HP
10 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.14%) Change Management
10 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (5.36%) Retail
11 3 (5.36%) Degree
11 3 (5.36%) JIRA
11 3 (5.36%) Economics
11 3 (5.36%) Use Case
11 3 (5.36%) Investment Management
11 3 (5.36%) BPMN
11 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
11 3 (5.36%) Charles River

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Project
2 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.57%) SAP HR
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.79%) MS Access
1 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) TestDirector
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Advertising
3 3 (5.36%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Programme Manager
3 11 (19.64%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Programme Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Implementation Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Business Change Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.36%) Economics
2 2 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Android
1 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.00%) Project Management
2 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
2 15 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
3 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (8.93%) Resource Management
5 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.14%) Change Management
5 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) Use Case
6 3 (5.36%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.36%) BPMN
6 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Change Control
7 2 (3.57%) Demand Management
7 2 (3.57%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.57%) Matrix Management
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) Java
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VB
2 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.36%) CISSP
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.57%) PMP
4 2 (3.57%) CISA
4 2 (3.57%) CISM
4 2 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) MBA
5 1 (1.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) QA
1 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
4 3 (5.36%) Charles River
5 1 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) NetApp
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