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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 84 106 63
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -43
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 54 21 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.64% 0.76% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.97% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 38
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £490 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.87 £47.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +118.39%
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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
2627 2154 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.70% 78.07% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1096 864
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 30 40
Average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £156.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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
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 4 September 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 +10 34 £363 -19.44% 2
Glasgow +18 13 £338 - 2
Renfrewshire +1 2 £265 -23.74%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £550 -
Aberdeen - 1 £625 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 38 (42.22%) Finance
2 37 (41.11%) Project Management
3 25 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (24.44%) PRINCE2
5 20 (22.22%) Banking
6 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.33%) Migration
8 10 (11.11%) Change Control
8 10 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
10 8 (8.89%) Change Management
10 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (7.78%) Degree
11 7 (7.78%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (7.78%) BPR
11 7 (7.78%) CRM
12 6 (6.67%) Windows
12 6 (6.67%) MS Project
12 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.67%) Retail
12 6 (6.67%) Identity Management
12 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
12 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
12 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
13 5 (5.56%) Data Migration
13 5 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (3.33%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) SAS
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.67%) MS Project
4 5 (5.56%) MS Office
4 5 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Broadband
1 2 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) Wireless
2 1 (1.11%) Wireless Security
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (42.22%) Finance
2 20 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Retail
4 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.33%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.11%) Automotive
8 1 (1.11%) Law
8 1 (1.11%) Military
8 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.11%) Electronics
8 1 (1.11%) Marketing
8 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Programme Manager
2 21 (23.33%) Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) Project Manager
4 14 (15.56%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Project Support Officer
9 4 (4.44%) Commercial Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Project Officer
9 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
10 3 (3.33%) PMO Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Business Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Programme Manager
11 2 (2.22%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.22%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.22%) CSS
1 2 (2.22%) HTML
1 2 (2.22%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.11%) HTML5
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) JSP
2 1 (1.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 5 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.33%) PMI
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) UNIX
3 1 (1.11%) Solaris
3 1 (1.11%) VMS
3 1 (1.11%) OS/400
3 1 (1.11%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.11%) Project Management
2 25 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (24.44%) PRINCE2
4 13 (14.44%) Business Analysis
5 12 (13.33%) Migration
6 10 (11.11%) Change Control
7 8 (8.89%) Change Management
8 7 (7.78%) BPR
8 7 (7.78%) CRM
8 7 (7.78%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
9 6 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (6.67%) Identity Management
9 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (5.56%) Resource Management
10 5 (5.56%) Data Migration
11 4 (4.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) C#
3 2 (2.22%) Ada
4 1 (1.11%) VBA
4 1 (1.11%) C++
4 1 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) APMP
4 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.22%) PMP
5 1 (1.11%) MBA
5 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (1.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.11%) XenApp
2 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) Citrix
2 2 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle
3 1 (1.11%) SAP
3 1 (1.11%) CA
3 1 (1.11%) JDA
3 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.11%) VMware
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Cathcart Associates
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