The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South East 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 121 109 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 134 134 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.38% 1.60% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.26% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 57 66
Average daily rate £353 £403 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.36% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £401 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £55.00 £29.13 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.84% +33.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.40 £29.13 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+59.31% +33.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Programme Management
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 49 £325 -16.93% 6
Hampshire +15 34 £376 -3.40% 11
Surrey -11 13 £556 +43.54% 7
West Sussex +7 10 £228 -29.45% 3
Buckinghamshire -34 10 £345 -31.00% 3
Oxfordshire -6 7 £350 -22.22% 7
Kent +6 2 £405 +8.00% 1
Middlesex -6 2 £500 +51.74%
East Sussex -8 1 £700 +7.69% 1
Thames Valley - 1 £438 -
Home Counties - 1 £575 -
Sussex - - - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 91 (38.89%) Project Management
2 87 (37.18%) Finance
3 80 (34.19%) PRINCE2
4 50 (21.37%) Telecoms
5 42 (17.95%) MS Project
6 39 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 37 (15.81%) SAP
7 37 (15.81%) MS Excel
8 35 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (14.10%) Marketing
10 31 (13.25%) ITIL
11 28 (11.97%) MS Office
11 28 (11.97%) Manufacturing
12 25 (10.68%) Migration
12 25 (10.68%) SC Cleared
13 24 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
13 24 (10.26%) Electronics
13 24 (10.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 24 (10.26%) DTV
14 20 (8.55%) Change Management
15 18 (7.69%) Microsoft
16 17 (7.26%) SharePoint
17 16 (6.84%) MS Visio
17 16 (6.84%) PMI Certification
18 14 (5.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 14 (5.98%) Project Planning
18 14 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
19 13 (5.56%) Retail
19 13 (5.56%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (7.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.71%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Confluence
5 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 42 (17.95%) MS Project
2 37 (15.81%) MS Excel
3 28 (11.97%) MS Office
4 16 (6.84%) MS Visio
5 14 (5.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (10.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Force.com
2 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.56%) Firewall
2 4 (1.71%) WAN
3 3 (1.28%) LAN
4 2 (0.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.43%) Intranet
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.43%) VPN
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) LDAP
5 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.71%) MySQL
2 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.28%) Couchbase
2 3 (1.28%) SAP BI
2 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.28%) MS Access
2 3 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.85%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.43%) OLAP
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) NUnit
1 2 (0.85%) Maven
1 2 (0.85%) Ant
1 2 (0.85%) Selenium
2 1 (0.43%) Hudson
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.43%) Gradle
2 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 87 (37.18%) Finance
2 50 (21.37%) Telecoms
3 33 (14.10%) Marketing
4 28 (11.97%) Manufacturing
5 24 (10.26%) Electronics
6 13 (5.56%) Retail
7 8 (3.42%) Legal
8 7 (2.99%) Military
9 5 (2.14%) Banking
10 4 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.28%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.85%) Billing
13 1 (0.43%) French Language
13 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.43%) Publishing
13 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 52 (22.22%) Programme Manager
3 45 (19.23%) Analyst
4 15 (6.41%) Business Analyst
5 11 (4.70%) Senior Manager
5 11 (4.70%) Business Manager
5 11 (4.70%) PMO Analyst
5 11 (4.70%) Programme Analyst
6 10 (4.27%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (3.85%) Coordinator
7 9 (3.85%) Programme Office Analyst
8 8 (3.42%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (3.42%) Change Manager
8 8 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (2.99%) Architect
9 7 (2.99%) Administrator
9 7 (2.99%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (2.56%) PMO Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.70%) .NET
2 4 (1.71%) J2EE
3 3 (1.28%) SOAP
3 3 (1.28%) XML
4 2 (0.85%) XSLT
4 2 (0.85%) CSS
4 2 (0.85%) HTML
4 2 (0.85%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (0.85%) jQuery
4 2 (0.85%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.85%) Ninject
4 2 (0.85%) CSS3
4 2 (0.85%) HTML5
5 1 (0.43%) RESTful
5 1 (0.43%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.43%) Java EE
5 1 (0.43%) MDX
5 1 (0.43%) WCF
5 1 (0.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.26%) DTV
2 9 (3.85%) PMI
3 8 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.71%) Economics
4 4 (1.71%) NHS
5 3 (1.28%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.28%) FMCG
6 2 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.43%) Open Source
7 1 (0.43%) Social Media
7 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.43%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.43%) Wiki
7 1 (0.43%) Informatics
7 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.43%) RMADS
7 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.42%) Windows
2 4 (1.71%) Windows 7
2 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) CentOS
3 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.43%) Android
3 1 (0.43%) UNIX
3 1 (0.43%) AIX
3 1 (0.43%) Solaris
3 1 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (38.89%) Project Management
2 80 (34.19%) PRINCE2
3 39 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (13.25%) ITIL
6 25 (10.68%) Migration
7 24 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
8 20 (8.55%) Change Management
9 14 (5.98%) Project Planning
10 13 (5.56%) Change Control
11 12 (5.13%) Business Development
11 12 (5.13%) Service Management
12 11 (4.70%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.70%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.70%) TOGAF
12 11 (4.70%) Risk Management
13 10 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.27%) Validation
13 10 (4.27%) Quality Management
13 10 (4.27%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.85%) C
2 5 (2.14%) Java
3 4 (1.71%) SQL
4 3 (1.28%) C#
5 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.43%) C-shell
6 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.43%) Perl
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.43%) Korn
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.68%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.84%) PMI Certification
4 14 (5.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (4.27%) Degree
5 10 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (3.85%) ISEB
7 8 (3.42%) PMP
8 4 (1.71%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.71%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.71%) CBAP
9 1 (0.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.43%) P3O
3 1 (0.43%) GAAP
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
2 1 (0.43%) Xen
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) NFS
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.71%) SCCM
2 3 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.43%) YUM
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) SCOM
3 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (15.81%) SAP
2 18 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.70%) Oracle
4 6 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.14%) HP
6 3 (1.28%) IBM
6 3 (1.28%) Cognos
6 3 (1.28%) Siebel
6 3 (1.28%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.28%) BT
7 2 (0.85%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.85%) Planview
7 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.43%) Remedy
8 1 (0.43%) Genesys
8 1 (0.43%) BEA
8 1 (0.43%) CA
8 1 (0.43%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
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