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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 87 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 55 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 2.08% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 2.72% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 18
Median daily rate £488 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £292 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £530 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2443 1803 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.84% 76.37% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 1118 966
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 129
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 12 £500 +1.06%
Birmingham -6 9 £344 -1.78% 4
Warwickshire -7 7 £350 -
Worcestershire -6 4 £500 -16.66% 3
Staffordshire - 4 £525 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £363 -
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 (45.05%) Project Management
2 33 (36.26%) PRINCE2
3 22 (24.18%) Finance
4 19 (20.88%) Manufacturing
5 13 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (13.19%) Retail
7 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
7 10 (10.99%) SAP
8 9 (9.89%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (6.59%) Automotive
11 5 (5.49%) Degree
11 5 (5.49%) Migration
11 5 (5.49%) Scrum
11 5 (5.49%) MS Office
11 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (4.40%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (4.40%) PMI
12 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
12 4 (4.40%) ERP
12 4 (4.40%) Electronics
12 4 (4.40%) Change Management
12 4 (4.40%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint

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 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Office
2 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.20%) CATIA
4 2 (2.20%) MS Project
5 1 (1.10%) PTC Creo
5 1 (1.10%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (3.30%) Teamcenter
2 2 (2.20%) DELMIA
2 2 (2.20%) ENOVIA
3 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.30%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.20%) WebEx
3 1 (1.10%) 2G
3 1 (1.10%) 3G
3 1 (1.10%) 4G
3 1 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) LTE
3 1 (1.10%) MIMO
3 1 (1.10%) SAN
3 1 (1.10%) Wireless
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 19 (20.88%) Manufacturing
3 12 (13.19%) Retail
4 6 (6.59%) Automotive
5 4 (4.40%) Electronics
6 3 (3.30%) Marketing
6 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.20%) Billing
7 2 (2.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.10%) Banking
8 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (15.38%) Programme Manager
2 13 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 8 (8.79%) IT Manager
4 7 (7.69%) Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Business Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Head of Infrastructure
5 6 (6.59%) Support Officer
6 5 (5.49%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Project Officer
6 5 (5.49%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (4.40%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Coordinator
7 4 (4.40%) Programme Office Support
7 4 (4.40%) Project Planner
7 4 (4.40%) Relationships Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Transformation Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
1 1 (1.10%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) PMI
3 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.10%) CMDB
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
5 1 (1.10%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Project Management
2 33 (36.26%) PRINCE2
3 13 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
6 9 (9.89%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.49%) Migration
7 5 (5.49%) Scrum
7 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.40%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (4.40%) Change Management
8 4 (4.40%) ERP
8 4 (4.40%) Logistics
8 4 (4.40%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.30%) Critical Path Analysis
9 3 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (3.30%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.20%) PMP
4 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.10%) APMP
5 1 (1.10%) HNC
5 1 (1.10%) HND
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) SAP
2 3 (3.30%) JDA
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) EMC
4 1 (1.10%) Progress
4 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow