The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 61 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.40% 0.65% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.83% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Average daily rate £378 £460 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.93% +142.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £354 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £605 £194
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
- +2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+36.88% -36.36%
Programme Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 601 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.43% 78.36% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 369 370
Average daily rate £375 £365 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £18.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.47 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -5 7 £378 -10.11% 2
West Wales - 1 £265 -
Programme Management
UK

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Project Management
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Matrix Management
7 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
9 2 (8.33%) SAP
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Marketing
9 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Electronics
9 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.17%) CISSP
10 1 (4.17%) PMP
10 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
10 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
10 1 (4.17%) Windows

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Programme Planner
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Public Sector Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Matrix Management
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.17%) CRM
8 1 (4.17%) Data Privacy
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CLAS
3 1 (4.17%) GIAC
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
3 1 (4.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft