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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 96 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 49 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.47% 1.15% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.64% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 29
Average daily rate £400 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £218 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £476 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £401 £380
% change year-on-year
-1.43% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.40 £29.13 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+59.31% +33.90%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2517 1651 2549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.68% 70.20% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1030 1522
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 61 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.30 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £40.00
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 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 17 April 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 17 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
Bristol -5 22 £338 +46.73% 5
Gloucestershire +9 8 £425 +5.59% 1
Wiltshire -14 7 £500 +19.04% 2
Devon - 7 £365 - 1
Somerset -10 2 £320 - 7
Dorset - 2 £476 - 7
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 32 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 25 (31.25%) Project Management
4 19 (23.75%) Marketing
5 18 (22.50%) Telecoms
5 18 (22.50%) SAP
6 16 (20.00%) DTV
6 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 16 (20.00%) Electronics
6 16 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 16 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (16.25%) Change Management
7 13 (16.25%) ITIL
8 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (15.00%) Scrum
9 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
9 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
9 11 (13.75%) QA
9 11 (13.75%) Change Control
10 10 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 10 (12.50%) jQuery
10 10 (12.50%) TDD
10 10 (12.50%) Linux
11 9 (11.25%) Web Services
11 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
12 8 (10.00%) UNIX
12 8 (10.00%) Java
12 8 (10.00%) MS Project
12 8 (10.00%) PMI Certification

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (7.50%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Lync
3 1 (1.25%) Node.js
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Project
2 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.50%) Summit
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) SAN
1 2 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) ATM
2 1 (1.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Maven
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) WATIR
2 1 (1.25%) Selenium
2 1 (1.25%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.25%) Hudson
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 19 (23.75%) Marketing
3 18 (22.50%) Telecoms
4 16 (20.00%) Electronics
4 16 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.75%) Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
6 2 (2.50%) Military
7 1 (1.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.25%) Billing
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Programme Manager
2 13 (16.25%) Project Manager
3 12 (15.00%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Implementation Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Project Officer
6 5 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Programme Office Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Java Swing Developer
9 2 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) jQuery
2 9 (11.25%) Web Services
3 8 (10.00%) RESTful
4 7 (8.75%) HTML
4 7 (8.75%) J2EE
4 7 (8.75%) SOAP
4 7 (8.75%) Spring
5 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.50%) CSS
6 4 (5.00%) Java EE
6 4 (5.00%) JSON
6 4 (5.00%) HTML5
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.75%) .NET
8 2 (2.50%) JSP
8 2 (2.50%) Ajax
8 2 (2.50%) Swing
8 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) DTV
2 9 (11.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.50%) PMI
4 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) CESG
4 2 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) RMADS
5 1 (1.25%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.25%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) UNIX
3 7 (8.75%) Solaris
4 3 (3.75%) Windows
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.50%) VMS
6 1 (1.25%) Fedora
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 25 (31.25%) Project Management
3 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (16.25%) ITIL
4 13 (16.25%) Change Management
5 12 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.00%) Scrum
6 11 (13.75%) Change Control
7 10 (12.50%) TDD
8 7 (8.75%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.75%) Kanban
9 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (7.50%) Project Planning
9 6 (7.50%) CMMI
9 6 (7.50%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.25%) Quality Management
10 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (3.75%) SQL
4 2 (2.50%) PHP
4 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.50%) C
4 2 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Ruby
5 1 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (8.75%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) APMP
5 2 (2.50%) PMP
6 1 (1.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.25%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) APMG
6 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) QA
2 6 (7.50%) P3O
3 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.50%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.50%) ISO 14001
3 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) XenApp
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) SAP
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (1.25%) JBoss
4 1 (1.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.25%) EMC
4 1 (1.25%) Citrix
4 1 (1.25%) Avaya
4 1 (1.25%) Genesys
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) Zend
4 1 (1.25%) Facebook
4 1 (1.25%) Twitter
Dorset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400.00 - £401.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
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Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 16 days ago