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 4 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 118 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 155 98 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.58% 1.10% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.51% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 56 34
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£413 £407 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% +1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £606 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.80 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+45.50% +22.92%
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
7413 6501 5550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.57% 72.88% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4091 3480 2728
Average daily rate £396 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 269 308
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Berkshire +7 46 £350 -12.50% 11
Hampshire +9 41 £413 +10.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +3 23 £390 +20.00% 8
West Sussex -8 12 £438 -30.00%
Oxfordshire -9 12 £425 +35.45% 7
Surrey -3 11 £500 +2.56% 3
East Sussex - 3 £725 -
Kent - 3 £475 - 3
Middlesex +1 1 £388 -22.50% 1
Home Counties - - - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 154 (46.11%) Finance
2 107 (32.04%) Project Management
3 102 (30.54%) Telecoms
4 89 (26.65%) PRINCE2
5 78 (23.35%) SAP
6 76 (22.75%) Manufacturing
7 75 (22.46%) Business Intelligence
8 74 (22.16%) Marketing
9 71 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (20.66%) Electronics
11 68 (20.36%) Digital Marketing
12 65 (19.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 65 (19.46%) DTV
13 48 (14.37%) Security Cleared
14 43 (12.87%) SC Cleared
15 41 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (11.68%) Risk Management
17 38 (11.38%) Change Management
18 35 (10.48%) MS Excel
19 34 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
20 29 (8.68%) MS Project
21 27 (8.08%) Microsoft
21 27 (8.08%) Degree
22 26 (7.78%) Change Control
23 22 (6.59%) Project Planning
24 21 (6.29%) Supplier Management
25 19 (5.69%) PMI Certification
25 19 (5.69%) OO
25 19 (5.69%) MS Office
25 19 (5.69%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.20%) Confluence
3 3 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.60%) IIS
4 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.30%) Mule
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.30%) Documentum
5 1 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.68%) MS Project
3 19 (5.69%) MS Office
4 15 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (19.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.60%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.50%) 4G
1 5 (1.50%) Firewall
2 4 (1.20%) Broadband
2 4 (1.20%) Internet
2 4 (1.20%) LTE
3 3 (0.90%) Network Security
3 3 (0.90%) SAN
3 3 (0.90%) DNS
3 3 (0.90%) WAN
3 3 (0.90%) DHCP
4 2 (0.60%) ATM
4 2 (0.60%) OSPF
4 2 (0.60%) BGP
4 2 (0.60%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
4 2 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.30%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.30%) SS7
5 1 (0.30%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.10%) MySQL
3 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.30%) Big Data
7 1 (0.30%) QlikView
7 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.30%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.30%) MS Access
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) JIRA
2 4 (1.20%) Selenium
2 4 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.90%) JUnit
3 3 (0.90%) Subversion
4 2 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.30%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.30%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.30%) MorphX
General
1 154 (46.11%) Finance
2 102 (30.54%) Telecoms
3 76 (22.75%) Manufacturing
4 74 (22.16%) Marketing
5 69 (20.66%) Electronics
6 16 (4.79%) Retail
7 7 (2.10%) Automotive
8 6 (1.80%) Publishing
9 5 (1.50%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.50%) Billing
10 4 (1.20%) Avionics
11 3 (0.90%) German Language
11 3 (0.90%) Back Office
11 3 (0.90%) Advertising
11 3 (0.90%) Banking
12 2 (0.60%) Legal
12 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.30%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (27.84%) Project Manager
2 58 (17.37%) Programme Manager
3 55 (16.47%) Analyst
4 20 (5.99%) Business Analyst
5 18 (5.39%) PMO Analyst
6 15 (4.49%) Architect
7 13 (3.89%) Developer
7 13 (3.89%) Business Manager
7 13 (3.89%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (3.59%) IT Project Manager
9 11 (3.29%) Senior Manager
10 10 (2.99%) Coordinator
11 9 (2.69%) Change Manager
11 9 (2.69%) Senior Project Manager
12 8 (2.40%) PMO Manager
13 6 (1.80%) Technical Manager
13 6 (1.80%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (1.80%) Test Analyst
13 6 (1.80%) Performance Manager
13 6 (1.80%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.69%) .NET
2 8 (2.40%) J2EE
3 7 (2.10%) HTML
4 5 (1.50%) XML
4 5 (1.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.50%) CSS
5 4 (1.20%) Web Services
5 4 (1.20%) jQuery
6 3 (0.90%) RESTful
6 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.90%) Backbone.js
6 3 (0.90%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.90%) Spring MVC
6 3 (0.90%) Ajax
6 3 (0.90%) Spring
6 3 (0.90%) JSP
6 3 (0.90%) SOAP
6 3 (0.90%) XSD
7 2 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.60%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (19.46%) DTV
2 41 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.49%) NHS
4 8 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.40%) PMI
5 7 (2.10%) Economics
6 5 (1.50%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.20%) FMCG
8 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.90%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.60%) Life Science
9 2 (0.60%) CMDB
9 2 (0.60%) SCADA
9 2 (0.60%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) Open Source
9 2 (0.60%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.30%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.10%) UNIX
1 7 (2.10%) Windows
2 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.90%) Linux
4 2 (0.60%) Solaris
4 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
4 2 (0.60%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.30%) CentOS
5 1 (0.30%) AIX
5 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (32.04%) Project Management
2 89 (26.65%) PRINCE2
3 75 (22.46%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (20.36%) Digital Marketing
6 39 (11.68%) Risk Management
7 38 (11.38%) Change Management
8 34 (10.18%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (7.78%) Change Control
10 22 (6.59%) Project Planning
11 21 (6.29%) Supplier Management
12 19 (5.69%) OO
12 19 (5.69%) ITIL
12 19 (5.69%) TOGAF
12 19 (5.69%) Migration
13 18 (5.39%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (4.79%) Portfolio Management
14 16 (4.79%) E-Commerce
15 15 (4.49%) Dependency Management
16 14 (4.19%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.19%) SQL
2 11 (3.29%) C
3 9 (2.69%) Java
4 6 (1.80%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.50%) C#
6 3 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.90%) VBA
7 2 (0.60%) C++
7 2 (0.60%) Groovy
8 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.30%) X++
8 1 (0.30%) PHP
8 1 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (14.37%) Security Cleared
2 43 (12.87%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.08%) Degree
4 19 (5.69%) PMI Certification
5 14 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (3.59%) PMP
7 8 (2.40%) ISEB
7 8 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.80%) VCP4
9 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.90%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 3 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.90%) CISSP
10 3 (0.90%) CISM
11 2 (0.60%) MAPM
11 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.30%) APMP
12 1 (0.30%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.89%) QA
2 5 (1.50%) SLA
3 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.20%) DO-178B
3 4 (1.20%) DO-254
4 3 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.60%) P3O
6 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.30%) UCITS
6 1 (0.30%) MiFID
6 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (23.35%) SAP
2 27 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.49%) Oracle
4 5 (1.50%) Progress
5 3 (0.90%) hybris
5 3 (0.90%) HP
5 3 (0.90%) Cisco
5 3 (0.90%) PTC
6 2 (0.60%) VMware
6 2 (0.60%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.60%) IBM
6 2 (0.60%) Primavera
6 2 (0.60%) Remedy
6 2 (0.60%) BMC
6 2 (0.60%) Hyperion
6 2 (0.60%) JDA
7 1 (0.30%) F5
7 1 (0.30%) Unica
7 1 (0.30%) Zend
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