The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 71 69 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +30
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 79 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.37% 1.57% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.20% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 30 27
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£375 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £319 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £664 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 1589 2145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.60% 71.06% 69.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1605 1070 1274
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 80 148
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.00 £15.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £47.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 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
Bristol +2 29 £375 - 6
Wiltshire +2 19 £388 +3.33% 3
Somerset -8 8 £323 -53.92%
Gloucestershire -11 7 £375 -36.70% 2
Devon -23 4 £375 +15.38% 1
Dorset - 3 £250 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 84 (56.38%) Finance
2 59 (39.60%) Manufacturing
2 59 (39.60%) Telecoms
3 58 (38.93%) SAP
4 57 (38.26%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (38.26%) Electronics
4 57 (38.26%) DTV
4 57 (38.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 57 (38.26%) Marketing
4 57 (38.26%) Digital Marketing
5 45 (30.20%) Project Management
6 42 (28.19%) PRINCE2
7 40 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (16.78%) Java
9 23 (15.44%) SQL
10 21 (14.09%) Web Services
11 20 (13.42%) Change Management
12 18 (12.08%) Scrum
13 17 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.41%) TDD
13 17 (11.41%) Risk Management
14 16 (10.74%) .NET
14 16 (10.74%) MS Project
14 16 (10.74%) jQuery
15 15 (10.07%) QA
15 15 (10.07%) JavaScript
15 15 (10.07%) C#
15 15 (10.07%) CSS
15 15 (10.07%) Microsoft
15 15 (10.07%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (4.03%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.36%) MS Project Server
3 4 (2.68%) Mule
4 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.34%) IIS
4 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.67%) Apache
5 1 (0.67%) Lync
5 1 (0.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) MS Project
2 12 (8.05%) MS Office
2 12 (8.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 57 (38.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.67%) Summit
2 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.68%) SaaS
2 4 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) IaaS
3 1 (0.67%) CheetahMail
3 1 (0.67%) Pure360
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) Internet
2 2 (1.34%) WAN
2 2 (1.34%) Wireless
3 1 (0.67%) 802.11
3 1 (0.67%) ATM
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.36%) MySQL
4 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Cucumber
1 6 (4.03%) Maven
2 5 (3.36%) Selenium
3 4 (2.68%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.68%) JUnit
4 3 (2.01%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.01%) WATIR
4 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.34%) Hudson
5 2 (1.34%) JIRA
5 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (56.38%) Finance
2 59 (39.60%) Manufacturing
2 59 (39.60%) Telecoms
3 57 (38.26%) Electronics
3 57 (38.26%) Marketing
4 2 (1.34%) Military
4 2 (1.34%) Banking
4 2 (1.34%) Retail
4 2 (1.34%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (26.17%) Developer
2 24 (16.11%) Project Manager
3 19 (12.75%) Programme Manager
3 19 (12.75%) Java Developer
4 10 (6.71%) Analyst
5 7 (4.70%) Project Support Officer
5 7 (4.70%) Project Officer
6 6 (4.03%) .NET Developer
7 5 (3.36%) Tester
7 5 (3.36%) Software Engineer
7 5 (3.36%) Implementation Manager
7 5 (3.36%) C# Developer
7 5 (3.36%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (3.36%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (3.36%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (2.68%) PMO Lead
8 4 (2.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.09%) Web Services
2 16 (10.74%) .NET
2 16 (10.74%) jQuery
3 15 (10.07%) CSS
4 14 (9.40%) Spring
5 13 (8.72%) HTML
6 11 (7.38%) J2EE
7 10 (6.71%) RESTful
8 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.70%) JSON
10 6 (4.03%) Hibernate
10 6 (4.03%) SOAP
10 6 (4.03%) XML
11 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.68%) REST
12 4 (2.68%) HTML5
12 4 (2.68%) Java EE
12 4 (2.68%) WCF
12 4 (2.68%) LAMP
12 4 (2.68%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 57 (38.26%) DTV
2 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.70%) PMI
4 5 (3.36%) NHS
5 4 (2.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.34%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.67%) Economics
7 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.67%) Equities
7 1 (0.67%) RMADS
7 1 (0.67%) Informatics
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) IPTV
7 1 (0.67%) Derivative
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.07%) Linux
2 5 (3.36%) Fedora
2 5 (3.36%) CentOS
3 4 (2.68%) UNIX
4 3 (2.01%) Windows
4 3 (2.01%) Solaris
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (38.26%) Business Intelligence
1 57 (38.26%) Digital Marketing
2 45 (30.20%) Project Management
3 42 (28.19%) PRINCE2
4 40 (26.85%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (13.42%) Change Management
6 18 (12.08%) Scrum
7 17 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (11.41%) TDD
7 17 (11.41%) Risk Management
8 15 (10.07%) ITIL
9 13 (8.72%) Change Control
10 11 (7.38%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (6.04%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.37%) Configuration Management
12 8 (5.37%) MVC
13 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.70%) BDD
14 6 (4.03%) Project Planning
14 6 (4.03%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.78%) Java
2 23 (15.44%) SQL
3 15 (10.07%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.07%) C#
4 7 (4.70%) PHP
4 7 (4.70%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.70%) Ruby
5 6 (4.03%) Python
5 6 (4.03%) C
6 5 (3.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.36%) PHP5
7 3 (2.01%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) XPath
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.71%) PMI Certification
3 9 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.03%) Degree
4 6 (4.03%) ISEB
5 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.68%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.01%) PMP
7 3 (2.01%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.34%) APMP
8 2 (1.34%) CCAB
9 1 (0.67%) CWNA
9 1 (0.67%) MBA
9 1 (0.67%) CISSP
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.67%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.67%) CEH
9 1 (0.67%) APMG
9 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) QA
2 6 (4.03%) P3O
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.67%) HL7
3 1 (0.67%) COBIT
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) XenApp
2 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 58 (38.93%) SAP
2 15 (10.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle
4 6 (4.03%) JBoss
5 5 (3.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.68%) Citrix
7 3 (2.01%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.67%) BT
8 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.67%) EMC
8 1 (0.67%) Avaya
8 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.67%) Unica
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.67%) hybris
8 1 (0.67%) Facebook
8 1 (0.67%) Twitter
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