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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 97 116 155
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +39
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 172 129 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.84% 1.48% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.08% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 84 38
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% +9.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £675 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £428 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -31.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.88 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+32.75% -43.13%
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
6811 6214 7098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.00% 71.37% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3794 3463 3377
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 246 318
Average hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +44.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.15 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 2014.

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
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 30 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +19 44 £450 +3.15% 6
Hampshire -20 38 £412 +2.87% 11
Buckinghamshire +6 22 £400 -5.88% 12
Surrey +5 21 £463 -13.95% 9
Oxfordshire +7 18 £425 +6.25% 2
West Sussex +11 7 £660 - 8
East Sussex -15 3 - - 1
Kent -2 2 £375 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

1 175 (49.86%) Finance
2 149 (42.45%) Telecoms
3 117 (33.33%) SAP
4 116 (33.05%) Business Intelligence
4 116 (33.05%) Marketing
5 114 (32.48%) Manufacturing
6 111 (31.62%) Electronics
7 108 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
8 107 (30.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 107 (30.48%) DTV
8 107 (30.48%) PRINCE2
9 96 (27.35%) Project Management
10 59 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 52 (14.81%) MS Project
12 47 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (13.11%) Security Cleared
14 45 (12.82%) ITIL
15 41 (11.68%) SC Cleared
16 38 (10.83%) MS Excel
16 38 (10.83%) Microsoft
17 33 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (8.26%) Oracle
19 27 (7.69%) Service Management
20 26 (7.41%) Risk Management
20 26 (7.41%) MS Office
20 26 (7.41%) CRM
21 25 (7.12%) SharePoint
21 25 (7.12%) .NET
21 25 (7.12%) PMI Certification
21 25 (7.12%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 25 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.14%) Confluence
3 3 (0.85%) Commerce Server
3 3 (0.85%) CMS
3 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.57%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.28%) Documentum
5 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (14.81%) MS Project
2 38 (10.83%) MS Excel
3 26 (7.41%) MS Office
4 19 (5.41%) MS Visio
5 17 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (1.14%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 107 (30.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.28%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.28%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.57%) Force.com
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) WAN
2 10 (2.85%) LAN
3 6 (1.71%) DNS
4 5 (1.42%) MPLS
5 3 (0.85%) INAP
5 3 (0.85%) Firewall
5 3 (0.85%) Internet
5 3 (0.85%) IPv6
5 3 (0.85%) GPRS
5 3 (0.85%) 3GPP
5 3 (0.85%) UMTS
5 3 (0.85%) Wireless
5 3 (0.85%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.57%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (0.57%) IPsec
6 2 (0.57%) 2G
6 2 (0.57%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.57%) Network Security
6 2 (0.57%) HSPA
6 2 (0.57%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.85%) MySQL
3 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.14%) Spotfire
4 4 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (0.85%) EDRMS
5 3 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.57%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.28%) QlikView
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.28%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.42%) JUnit
2 4 (1.14%) Subversion
2 4 (1.14%) JIRA
2 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.85%) Ant
3 3 (0.85%) Selenium
3 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.57%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.28%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.28%) TestLink
5 1 (0.28%) JMeter
5 1 (0.28%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.28%) TestNG
5 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 175 (49.86%) Finance
2 149 (42.45%) Telecoms
3 116 (33.05%) Marketing
4 114 (32.48%) Manufacturing
5 111 (31.62%) Electronics
6 18 (5.13%) Retail
7 8 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.71%) Banking
9 5 (1.42%) Billing
10 4 (1.14%) Back Office
11 3 (0.85%) Military
12 2 (0.57%) Advertising
12 2 (0.57%) Automotive
12 2 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.28%) French Language
13 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (21.65%) Project Manager
2 66 (18.80%) Programme Manager
3 51 (14.53%) Analyst
4 26 (7.41%) Developer
5 20 (5.70%) Business Analyst
6 16 (4.56%) Coordinator
7 15 (4.27%) Architect
8 13 (3.70%) Administrator
9 11 (3.13%) Project Administrator
10 10 (2.85%) Project Coordinator
10 10 (2.85%) Senior Manager
10 10 (2.85%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (2.56%) Project Office Administrator
11 9 (2.56%) PMO Administrator
11 9 (2.56%) PMO Analyst
12 8 (2.28%) Senior Project Manager
13 7 (1.99%) .NET Developer
13 7 (1.99%) Change Manager
13 7 (1.99%) PMO Manager
14 6 (1.71%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.12%) .NET
2 10 (2.85%) J2EE
2 10 (2.85%) ASP.NET
2 10 (2.85%) XML
2 10 (2.85%) jQuery
3 9 (2.56%) CSS
4 8 (2.28%) HTML
4 8 (2.28%) Web Services
5 6 (1.71%) SOAP
6 5 (1.42%) JSP
6 5 (1.42%) WCF
6 5 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (1.14%) Backbone.js
7 4 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (1.14%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.14%) Spring MVC
7 4 (1.14%) XSD
7 4 (1.14%) Spring
7 4 (1.14%) Ajax
8 3 (0.85%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 107 (30.48%) DTV
2 33 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.27%) NHS
4 11 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.42%) PMI
6 4 (1.14%) FMCG
6 4 (1.14%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.85%) Informatics
7 3 (0.85%) CMDB
7 3 (0.85%) Social Media
8 2 (0.57%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.28%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.28%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.28%) Open Source
9 1 (0.28%) EMV
9 1 (0.28%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.28%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.42%) Windows
2 7 (1.99%) UNIX
3 5 (1.42%) Linux
3 5 (1.42%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.57%) Android
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (33.05%) Business Intelligence
2 108 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
3 107 (30.48%) PRINCE2
4 96 (27.35%) Project Management
5 59 (16.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (12.82%) ITIL
8 27 (7.69%) Service Management
9 26 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 26 (7.41%) CRM
10 25 (7.12%) Migration
11 24 (6.84%) Change Management
12 22 (6.27%) Change Control
13 18 (5.13%) Business Transformation
14 16 (4.56%) Resource Management
14 16 (4.56%) TOGAF
14 16 (4.56%) Business Analysis
14 16 (4.56%) Project Planning
15 15 (4.27%) Scrum
15 15 (4.27%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.99%) C#
2 12 (3.42%) Java
2 12 (3.42%) SQL
3 11 (3.13%) C
4 9 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.57%) VB
6 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.57%) VBA
6 2 (0.57%) PHP
6 2 (0.57%) Apex Code
6 2 (0.57%) SOQL
6 2 (0.57%) SOSL
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.28%) Python
7 1 (0.28%) Ruby
7 1 (0.28%) Groovy
7 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.28%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 41 (11.68%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.12%) PMI Certification
4 21 (5.98%) Degree
5 18 (5.13%) PMP
6 17 (4.84%) ISEB
7 15 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.71%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.14%) MAPM
12 3 (0.85%) CBAP
12 3 (0.85%) APMP
12 3 (0.85%) CISSP
12 3 (0.85%) CISM
13 2 (0.57%) CIMA
13 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.57%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.85%) QA
2 9 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.99%) P3O
4 4 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.85%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) MiFID
6 1 (0.28%) UCITS
6 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.57%) Firmware
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 117 (33.33%) SAP
2 38 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 29 (8.26%) Oracle
4 11 (3.13%) HP
5 8 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.28%) hybris
6 7 (1.99%) Cisco
7 4 (1.14%) BMC
7 4 (1.14%) Remedy
7 4 (1.14%) Siebel
7 4 (1.14%) ATG
8 3 (0.85%) VMware
8 3 (0.85%) PTC
8 3 (0.85%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) Capita
9 2 (0.57%) Endeca
9 2 (0.57%) Google
9 2 (0.57%) F5
9 2 (0.57%) Symantec
9 2 (0.57%) Sitecore
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