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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 100 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 29 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 1.11% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.50% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 21
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£390 £408 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.29% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £315 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £613 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.70 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-30.45% +46.66%
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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
2224 1870 1772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.35% 73.94% 71.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1054 914
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £241 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 37 27
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Edinburgh -3 17 £390 -4.29% 4
Glasgow +1 11 £378 -11.69% 1
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Programme Management
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 36 (43.37%) Finance
2 22 (26.51%) Project Management
3 17 (20.48%) Banking
4 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
5 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
7 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (12.05%) Migration
9 9 (10.84%) MS Project
9 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
9 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
10 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
11 7 (8.43%) Change Management
11 7 (8.43%) Windows
11 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
12 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.23%) Supplier Management
12 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
12 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
13 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
13 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
13 5 (6.02%) PRINCE
13 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
13 5 (6.02%) SQL
13 5 (6.02%) Degree
13 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.61%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) MS Project
3 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.82%) MS Office
5 3 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.61%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) Internet
2 2 (2.41%) Broadband
2 2 (2.41%) Intranet
3 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 36 (43.37%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Banking
3 8 (9.64%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Electronics
7 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (1.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Programme Manager
2 16 (19.28%) Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.64%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Business Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.41%) Operational Risk Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Programme Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Business Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.20%) CGI
2 1 (1.20%) CSS
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) XML
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) DTV
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) PMI
4 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.20%) Solaris
3 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.51%) Project Management
2 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
3 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (12.05%) Migration
5 8 (9.64%) Waterfall
5 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.43%) Change Management
7 6 (7.23%) Software Testing
7 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.02%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.82%) Change Control
9 4 (4.82%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.61%) Web Design
10 3 (3.61%) Data Analysis
10 3 (3.61%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) C#
3 3 (3.61%) VBA
4 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) VBScript
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) Ada
5 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) Degree
3 3 (3.61%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.41%) APMP
4 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.41%) PMP
5 1 (1.20%) GIAC
5 1 (1.20%) CISA
5 1 (1.20%) CISM
5 1 (1.20%) MBA
5 1 (1.20%) CISSP
5 1 (1.20%) CRISC
5 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.20%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
1 2 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle
2 3 (3.61%) SAP
3 2 (2.41%) Lumension
3 2 (2.41%) Citrix
3 2 (2.41%) McAfee
4 1 (1.20%) Teradata
4 1 (1.20%) CA
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