The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 109 105 95
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 160 148 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.69% 1.66% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.27% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 64
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£400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £52.17 £55.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £55.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.59 £55.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.63 £55.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-33.40% +46.66%
Programme Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7191 6515 5708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.18% 72.88% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4106 3623 3017
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 262 241
Average hourly rate £28.00 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the South East region.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Programme Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire +28 55 £411 +9.29% 5
Berkshire -5 34 £400 +28.00% 9
Buckinghamshire -6 23 £350 -7.28% 2
Oxfordshire -21 16 £400 +10.72% 5
West Sussex -9 14 £390 +73.33% 1
Surrey +2 10 £525 +17.97% 9
East Sussex -16 2 £338 -51.78% 1
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Kent 0 1 £680 +67.90% 1
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 128 (41.97%) Finance
2 124 (40.66%) Project Management
3 76 (24.92%) PRINCE2
4 73 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (23.61%) Telecoms
6 58 (19.02%) SAP
7 56 (18.36%) Manufacturing
8 55 (18.03%) Marketing
9 50 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (15.74%) Digital Marketing
11 46 (15.08%) Change Management
12 45 (14.75%) Electronics
12 45 (14.75%) DTV
12 45 (14.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 40 (13.11%) Security Cleared
14 38 (12.46%) MS Excel
15 32 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (10.16%) SC Cleared
16 31 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (9.84%) Risk Management
17 30 (9.84%) Microsoft
18 29 (9.51%) MS Project
19 28 (9.18%) MS Office
20 26 (8.52%) Change Control
21 22 (7.21%) QA
22 21 (6.89%) Resource Management
22 21 (6.89%) Degree
23 20 (6.56%) ITIL
24 18 (5.90%) Migration
25 17 (5.57%) Windows

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (5.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.98%) CMS
3 2 (0.66%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.66%) Drupal
3 2 (0.66%) TPMS
3 2 (0.66%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) SAS
4 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.33%) Mule
4 1 (0.33%) Confluence
4 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.33%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 38 (12.46%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.51%) MS Project
3 28 (9.18%) MS Office
4 16 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (4.59%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 45 (14.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Unica
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) 4G
2 4 (1.31%) Broadband
2 4 (1.31%) WAN
2 4 (1.31%) SAN
2 4 (1.31%) Firewall
2 4 (1.31%) LTE
3 2 (0.66%) ATM
3 2 (0.66%) Network Security
3 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.66%) OSPF
3 2 (0.66%) BGP
3 2 (0.66%) EIGRP
3 2 (0.66%) DHCP
3 2 (0.66%) DNS
3 2 (0.66%) LAN
4 1 (0.33%) VoIP
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) 3G
4 1 (0.33%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.31%) MySQL
4 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.98%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.33%) QlikView
7 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.33%) MS Access
7 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Subversion
1 4 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.98%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.98%) Selenium
3 2 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.66%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.33%) JMeter
4 1 (0.33%) MorphX
4 1 (0.33%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 128 (41.97%) Finance
2 72 (23.61%) Telecoms
3 56 (18.36%) Manufacturing
4 55 (18.03%) Marketing
5 45 (14.75%) Electronics
6 14 (4.59%) Retail
7 7 (2.30%) Automotive
8 5 (1.64%) Banking
8 5 (1.64%) Publishing
9 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.31%) Local Government
9 4 (1.31%) Avionics
10 3 (0.98%) Back Office
11 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.66%) Legal
11 2 (0.66%) Military
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
11 2 (0.66%) German Language
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (24.59%) Project Manager
2 64 (20.98%) Programme Manager
3 44 (14.43%) Analyst
4 17 (5.57%) PMO Analyst
5 15 (4.92%) Business Manager
6 14 (4.59%) Business Analyst
6 14 (4.59%) Coordinator
7 12 (3.93%) Senior Manager
7 12 (3.93%) IT Project Manager
8 11 (3.61%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (3.28%) Systems Manager
9 10 (3.28%) Consultant
10 9 (2.95%) Developer
10 9 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (2.95%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (2.95%) Technical Manager
11 8 (2.62%) Change Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Configuration Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Architect
12 7 (2.30%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.97%) HTML
2 5 (1.64%) .NET
3 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.31%) CSS
4 3 (0.98%) J2EE
5 2 (0.66%) SOAP
5 2 (0.66%) Web Services
5 2 (0.66%) XML
5 2 (0.66%) RESTful
5 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.66%) HTML5
5 2 (0.66%) CSS3
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.33%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.33%) Middleware
6 1 (0.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.75%) DTV
2 32 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.59%) NHS
5 9 (2.95%) Economics
6 8 (2.62%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.98%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.98%) FMCG
7 3 (0.98%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.66%) Life Science
8 2 (0.66%) PMI
8 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.66%) RMADS
8 2 (0.66%) User Experience
9 1 (0.33%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Xbox
9 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (5.57%) Windows
2 7 (2.30%) UNIX
3 6 (1.97%) Solaris
4 4 (1.31%) Linux
4 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.33%) AIX
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (40.66%) Project Management
2 76 (24.92%) PRINCE2
3 73 (23.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (15.74%) Digital Marketing
6 46 (15.08%) Change Management
7 31 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (9.84%) Risk Management
9 26 (8.52%) Change Control
10 21 (6.89%) Resource Management
11 20 (6.56%) ITIL
12 18 (5.90%) Migration
13 15 (4.92%) Service Delivery
13 15 (4.92%) Time Management
14 14 (4.59%) Business Analysis
15 12 (3.93%) Supplier Management
15 12 (3.93%) Project Planning
15 12 (3.93%) Scrum
15 12 (3.93%) Service Management
15 12 (3.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.26%) C
2 8 (2.62%) SQL
3 4 (1.31%) C#
3 4 (1.31%) Java
4 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.66%) C++
4 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.33%) VBA
5 1 (0.33%) Python
5 1 (0.33%) X++
5 1 (0.33%) Groovy
5 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.33%) PHP
5 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.16%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.89%) Degree
4 13 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 12 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (3.61%) ISEB
6 11 (3.61%) PMP
7 5 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.31%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.98%) APMP
10 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.21%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) SLA
3 4 (1.31%) DO-178B
3 4 (1.31%) DO-254
4 3 (0.98%) P3O
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (19.02%) SAP
2 30 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.59%) Oracle
4 10 (3.28%) HP
5 4 (1.31%) CheckPoint
6 3 (0.98%) Remedy
6 3 (0.98%) Cisco
6 3 (0.98%) JDA
7 2 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) VMware
8 1 (0.33%) Brocade
8 1 (0.33%) Zend
8 1 (0.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.33%) Tableau
8 1 (0.33%) Twitter
8 1 (0.33%) NetApp
8 1 (0.33%) Baan
8 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos
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