The table below looks at the statistics for Programme Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
England / West Midlands
Rank 79 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 44 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 1.91% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.35% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 35
Median daily rate £425 £458 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £388 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £655 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £433
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.49% -17.27%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1892 1954 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 81.08% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 1066 935
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 96
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.08 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Programme Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Programme Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Programme Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Programme Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Programme Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Programme Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -9 13 £450 +5.88% 1
Warwickshire +4 9 £383 -25.36%
Birmingham 0 7 £430 -5.23% 5
Shropshire +13 2 - -
Worcestershire +5 1 £375 -40.00%
Solihull -5 1 £625 +62.33%
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 41 (42.71%) PRINCE2
2 38 (39.58%) Project Management
3 35 (36.46%) Finance
4 24 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (14.58%) Project Planning
7 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.50%) PMI Certification
8 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.38%) ITIL
9 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
9 9 (9.38%) SAP
9 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
9 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
10 8 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (8.33%) Marketing
10 8 (8.33%) PMP
10 8 (8.33%) Change Management
11 7 (7.29%) Process Management
11 7 (7.29%) Service Management
11 7 (7.29%) Electronics
11 7 (7.29%) Migration
11 7 (7.29%) MS Project
11 7 (7.29%) Windows
11 7 (7.29%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (7.29%) Degree
11 7 (7.29%) SAP Oil and Gas

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.08%) Apache
1 2 (2.08%) IIS
1 2 (2.08%) JBoss
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (7.29%) MS Project
4 6 (6.25%) MS Office
5 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.04%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (7.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.04%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) IaaS
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.04%) PaaS
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) DHCP
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) LAN
3 1 (1.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
3 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mart
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.04%) Moq
2 1 (1.04%) NUnit
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
2 1 (1.04%) Subversion
2 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 16 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.33%) Marketing
5 7 (7.29%) Electronics
6 6 (6.25%) Banking
7 4 (4.17%) Automotive
8 3 (3.13%) Legal
8 3 (3.13%) Retail
9 1 (1.04%) Advertising
9 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (27.08%) Project Manager
2 22 (22.92%) Programme Manager
3 8 (8.33%) Analyst
3 8 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 8 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 7 (7.29%) Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 6 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.17%) PMO Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Bid Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Coordinator
8 3 (3.13%) PMO Lead
8 3 (3.13%) Programme Office Support
8 3 (3.13%) Transformation Manager
9 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (2.08%) Business Relationship Manager
9 2 (2.08%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) .NET
2 3 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.13%) CSS
2 3 (3.13%) Entity Framework
2 3 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.08%) HTML
3 2 (2.08%) SAML
3 2 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.04%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.04%) HTML5
4 1 (1.04%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) LINQ
4 1 (1.04%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) NHibernate
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.04%) Spring
4 1 (1.04%) WCF
4 1 (1.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.25%) PMI
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.04%) Replication
6 1 (1.04%) RIA
6 1 (1.04%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.29%) Windows
2 4 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Unix
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) PRINCE2
2 38 (39.58%) Project Management
3 24 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.58%) Project Planning
6 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.38%) ITIL
8 8 (8.33%) Change Management
9 7 (7.29%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.29%) Migration
9 7 (7.29%) Process Management
9 7 (7.29%) Service Management
10 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.21%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (5.21%) Scrum
12 4 (4.17%) Data Management
12 4 (4.17%) Risk Management
13 3 (3.13%) MVC
13 3 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) Java
2 4 (4.17%) C#
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
3 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.04%) Go
4 1 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 8 (8.33%) PMP
3 7 (7.29%) Degree
3 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.13%) PgMP
6 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) APMP
7 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) CISM
7 1 (1.04%) CISSP
7 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) MCITP
7 1 (1.04%) MCTS
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.04%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) NFS
2 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) SAP
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco
4 2 (2.08%) Guidewire
4 2 (2.08%) Juniper
4 2 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) Adobe
5 1 (1.04%) Cadence
5 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.04%) HP
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Remedy
5 1 (1.04%) Tableau
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