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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
UK / Scotland
Rank 80 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 25 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.44% 1.78% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.16% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 29
Median daily rate £388 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £226 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £56.97 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £46.16 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-4.67% -16.07%

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
1462 2131 2215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.02% 82.60% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1142 1258
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +10 15 £400 -10.61% 1
Glasgow -3 9 £375 +21.95%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 25 (46.30%) Project Management
3 19 (35.19%) Manufacturing
4 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
4 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.67%) SAP
7 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
9 6 (11.11%) Change Management
9 6 (11.11%) Migration
9 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.26%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
10 5 (9.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (9.26%) Marketing
10 5 (9.26%) Degree
10 5 (9.26%) Banking
10 5 (9.26%) Electronics
10 5 (9.26%) Oracle
10 5 (9.26%) MS Project
10 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 4 (7.41%) Information Security
11 4 (7.41%) APMP
11 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Project
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.70%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.70%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.85%) Primavera
3 1 (1.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.70%) MaxDB
2 2 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.85%) QlikView
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.70%) NWDI
3 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.85%) Hudson
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 19 (35.19%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.26%) Banking
4 5 (9.26%) Electronics
4 5 (9.26%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Programme Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Administrator
5 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Systems Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Finance Manager
6 2 (3.70%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Java Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.70%) PMO Officer
6 2 (3.70%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) SAS Business Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Senior PMO
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.70%) WSDL
2 2 (3.70%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.85%) JSP
3 1 (1.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.70%) FMCG
3 2 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) CESG
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Robotics
4 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Project Management
2 13 (24.07%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (24.07%) PRINCE2
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.96%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 3 (5.56%) People Management
8 3 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum
8 3 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) C
3 2 (3.70%) JCL
4 1 (1.85%) Ada
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) APMP
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.70%) PMP
4 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) ISO27005
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
3 2 (3.70%) Sun
3 2 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.85%) OpenText
4 1 (1.85%) Tableau
4 1 (1.85%) Talend