The first table below looks at the demand for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 22 July 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 West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 78 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 61 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.08% 1.58% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 2.23% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £680 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+4.75% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £29.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+86.44% -10.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2141 1527 2081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.12% 70.76% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 989 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 122
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.75 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.64% -41.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Bristol -13 19 £350 -6.66% 5
Wiltshire -8 12 £375 -14.77% 5
Devon +1 10 £450 +27.65%
Gloucestershire -8 7 £375 - 2
Somerset -14 3 £325 -53.57% 9
Cornwall - 1 - -
Dorset - - - -
Programme Management
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Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 60 (54.55%) Finance
2 46 (41.82%) Telecoms
3 44 (40.00%) SAP
4 42 (38.18%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (38.18%) DTV
4 42 (38.18%) Electronics
4 42 (38.18%) Manufacturing
4 42 (38.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 42 (38.18%) Marketing
4 42 (38.18%) Digital Marketing
5 40 (36.36%) PRINCE2
6 27 (24.55%) Project Management
7 23 (20.91%) Change Management
8 19 (17.27%) ITIL
9 18 (16.36%) Java
9 18 (16.36%) Scrum
9 18 (16.36%) QA
10 17 (15.45%) Web Services
10 17 (15.45%) PMI Certification
11 16 (14.55%) MS Project
12 15 (13.64%) JavaScript
12 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (13.64%) TDD
12 15 (13.64%) jQuery
13 14 (12.73%) Linux
13 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.82%) SQL
15 12 (10.91%) PMI
15 12 (10.91%) CMMI
15 12 (10.91%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (10.00%) MS Project Server
2 7 (6.36%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.64%) Mule
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Project
2 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.36%) MS Office
4 3 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (38.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.82%) Summit
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.73%) SaaS
2 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) CheetahMail
3 1 (0.91%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) WAN
1 2 (1.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) ATM
2 1 (0.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.64%) MySQL
5 3 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Maven
2 4 (3.64%) JUnit
2 4 (3.64%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.73%) Selenium
3 3 (2.73%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.91%) WATIR
5 1 (0.91%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.91%) Hudson
5 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (54.55%) Finance
2 46 (41.82%) Telecoms
3 42 (38.18%) Electronics
3 42 (38.18%) Manufacturing
3 42 (38.18%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Billing
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Military
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (24.55%) Developer
2 20 (18.18%) Programme Manager
3 14 (12.73%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 7 (6.36%) Project Support Officer
4 7 (6.36%) Project Officer
5 6 (5.45%) Implementation Manager
5 6 (5.45%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.55%) Tester
6 5 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 4 (3.64%) C# Developer
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (3.64%) Analyst
7 4 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Developer
7 4 (3.64%) IT Programme Manager
7 4 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (2.73%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) Web Services
2 15 (13.64%) jQuery
3 12 (10.91%) RESTful
3 12 (10.91%) Spring
4 11 (10.00%) CSS
5 10 (9.09%) HTML
6 9 (8.18%) J2EE
6 9 (8.18%) SOAP
7 8 (7.27%) .NET
8 7 (6.36%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.45%) JSON
9 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.45%) XML
10 5 (4.55%) Java EE
11 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.64%) HTML5
11 4 (3.64%) REST
12 3 (2.73%) LAMP
12 3 (2.73%) Ajax
12 3 (2.73%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 42 (38.18%) DTV
2 12 (10.91%) PMI
3 5 (4.55%) NHS
4 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.91%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.91%) Economics
5 1 (0.91%) IPTV
5 1 (0.91%) Informatics
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) FMCG
5 1 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) Social Media
5 1 (0.91%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Linux
2 6 (5.45%) UNIX
3 5 (4.55%) Solaris
4 4 (3.64%) Fedora
4 4 (3.64%) CentOS
5 3 (2.73%) Windows
6 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.91%) Android
6 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.18%) Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.18%) Digital Marketing
2 40 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 27 (24.55%) Project Management
4 23 (20.91%) Change Management
5 19 (17.27%) ITIL
6 18 (16.36%) Scrum
7 15 (13.64%) TDD
8 14 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (10.91%) CMMI
9 12 (10.91%) Portfolio Management
10 10 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (8.18%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.27%) Kanban
12 8 (7.27%) Change Control
13 6 (5.45%) Supplier Management
13 6 (5.45%) Project Planning
14 5 (4.55%) Software Engineering
14 5 (4.55%) BDD
14 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.36%) Java
2 15 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.82%) SQL
4 8 (7.27%) C#
5 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.55%) PHP
5 5 (4.55%) Ruby
6 4 (3.64%) PHP5
6 4 (3.64%) Python
7 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.91%) Perl
8 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) PMI Certification
2 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.45%) ISEB
5 5 (4.55%) PMP
6 4 (3.64%) Degree
7 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.73%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.91%) MBA
9 1 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.91%) APMP
9 1 (0.91%) APMG
9 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.36%) QA
2 12 (10.91%) P3O
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.91%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.91%) XenApp
1 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Vendors
1 44 (40.00%) SAP
2 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.45%) JBoss
4 4 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.73%) CheckPoint
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 3 (2.73%) Citrix
6 1 (0.91%) Avaya
6 1 (0.91%) Genesys
6 1 (0.91%) EMC
6 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.91%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.91%) BT
6 1 (0.91%) VMware
6 1 (0.91%) Google
6 1 (0.91%) Unica
6 1 (0.91%) Zend
6 1 (0.91%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.91%) SmartFocus
6 1 (0.91%) Facebook
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