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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management
Rank 88 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 44 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.73% 1.69% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.14% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 23
Average daily rate £440 £433 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £324 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £526 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £459
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.36 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.22 £55.00 £57.65
% change year-on-year
-17.78% -4.59%
Programme Management
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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
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 27 £475 +5.55% 4
Glasgow +5 10 £350 -19.07% 4
Renfrewshire -8 3 £400 -11.11%
Fife - 2 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (42.31%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Project Management
3 19 (24.36%) Banking
4 16 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 12 (15.38%) Change Management
7 11 (14.10%) MS Project
8 10 (12.82%) Oracle
8 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.82%) Migration
9 9 (11.54%) ITIL
9 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
9 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
10 8 (10.26%) Retail
11 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
11 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
11 7 (8.97%) Retail Banking
12 6 (7.69%) JIRA
12 6 (7.69%) QA
12 6 (7.69%) Use Case
12 6 (7.69%) BPMN
12 6 (7.69%) Change Control
12 6 (7.69%) Ticket Management
12 6 (7.69%) Wireless
12 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.69%) Java
12 6 (7.69%) JBoss
12 6 (7.69%) LAN
13 5 (6.41%) WAN

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (7.69%) JBoss
2 3 (3.85%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.10%) MS Project
3 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 5 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.28%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
1 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) LAN
1 6 (7.69%) Wireless
2 5 (6.41%) WAN
3 2 (2.56%) Skype
4 1 (1.28%) Broadband
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) GIS
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.28%) MS Access
2 1 (1.28%) QlikView
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.28%) VectorCAST
General
1 33 (42.31%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) Banking
3 8 (10.26%) Retail
4 7 (8.97%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.28%) Local Government
7 1 (1.28%) Military
7 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Project Manager
2 15 (19.23%) Programme Manager
3 10 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.13%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) PMO Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Architect
6 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Migration Manager
6 3 (3.85%) PMO Planner
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Programme Manager
6 3 (3.85%) Service Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Consultant
7 2 (2.56%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
1 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.28%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.28%) Solaris
3 1 (1.28%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Project Management
2 16 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 12 (15.38%) Change Management
5 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.82%) Migration
6 9 (11.54%) ITIL
7 6 (7.69%) BPMN
7 6 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) Change Control
7 6 (7.69%) Ticket Management
7 6 (7.69%) Use Case
8 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.13%) Coaching
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.13%) Identity Management
9 4 (5.13%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (2.56%) C
2 2 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) C++
3 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) VB
3 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.41%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.13%) Degree
4 4 (5.13%) PMP
5 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.56%) PgMP
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) RACF
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) HP
3 2 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco
4 1 (1.28%) Dell
4 1 (1.28%) Wind River
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