The first table below looks at the demand for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 18 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 5.22% 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 1.06% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £285 £285 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £401 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.40 £29.13 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+59.31% +33.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 188 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 73.90% 67.63% 57.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 102 88
Average daily rate £425 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £43.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +201.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Programme Management
Berkshire

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) MS Project
3 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
4 7 (41.18%) SAP
4 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (41.18%) Marketing
4 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
5 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (35.29%) DTV
5 6 (35.29%) Electronics
5 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
7 4 (23.53%) Java
8 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) Siebel
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) SOA
9 2 (11.76%) Ant
9 2 (11.76%) PMP
9 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
10 1 (5.88%) C-shell
10 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (5.88%) Confluence

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Project
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (5.88%) SSH
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BI
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
2 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
3 6 (35.29%) Electronics
3 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) PMO Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Office Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) OSS Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Officer
5 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
2 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
2 1 (5.88%) CPAN
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) Wiki
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) CentOS
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) AIX
1 1 (5.88%) Solaris
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
2 8 (47.06%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) SOA
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) Analytics
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Budget Control
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Information Management
7 1 (5.88%) Document Management
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) C-shell
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Korn
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PMP
1 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Sendmail
1 1 (5.88%) Xen
1 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) YUM
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (17.65%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) BEA
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.88%) Vignette
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos