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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Management
Rank 67 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 44 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.49% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 2.13% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£488 £525 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £375 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £459 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £77.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £77.50 £92.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -16.21%
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
1482 1458 1253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.39% 69.93% 68.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 787 619
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 73 113
Average hourly rate £22.50 £26.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% -17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Programme Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Birmingham +4 16 £575 +9.52% 5
Coventry +3 5 £425 -12.37% 2
Solihull - 1 £330 -
West Bromwich - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 39 (48.75%) Finance
2 30 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 26 (32.50%) Project Management
4 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 21 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
7 18 (22.50%) SAP
8 16 (20.00%) ITIL
8 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 13 (16.25%) Change Management
10 12 (15.00%) CRM
10 12 (15.00%) MS Office
11 11 (13.75%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (12.50%) Automotive
13 9 (11.25%) MS Project
13 9 (11.25%) P3O
14 8 (10.00%) Change Control
14 8 (10.00%) NHS
14 8 (10.00%) ERP
14 8 (10.00%) Migration
15 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
15 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
15 7 (8.75%) Citrix
15 7 (8.75%) Service Management
15 7 (8.75%) Network Security
15 7 (8.75%) Dependency Management
16 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
16 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
16 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.75%) Documentum
Applications
1 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.00%) MS Office
3 9 (11.25%) MS Project
4 5 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.75%) CA Clarity
4 2 (2.50%) ENOVIA
5 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Network Security
2 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.25%) MS Access
2 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) PVCS
General
1 39 (48.75%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Automotive
3 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.50%) Electronics
4 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.50%) Local Government
4 6 (7.50%) Marketing
5 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 4 (5.00%) Law
6 3 (3.75%) Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.50%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Programme Manager
2 9 (11.25%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.25%) PMO Manager
3 7 (8.75%) Senior Manager
4 6 (7.50%) Architect
4 6 (7.50%) Analyst
5 5 (6.25%) PMO Lead
6 4 (5.00%) CRM Programme Manager
6 4 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) CRM Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.00%) Senior Programme Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Portfolio Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.75%) Programme Office Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Administrator
7 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Transformation Programme Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Service Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) NHS
2 6 (7.50%) DTV
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) PMI
4 4 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
6 2 (2.50%) Informatics
6 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.25%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.25%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) UNIX
1 1 (1.25%) Windows
1 1 (1.25%) AIX
1 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 26 (32.50%) Project Management
3 21 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (20.00%) ITIL
5 13 (16.25%) Change Management
6 12 (15.00%) CRM
7 8 (10.00%) ERP
7 8 (10.00%) Migration
7 8 (10.00%) Change Control
8 7 (8.75%) Dependency Management
8 7 (8.75%) Risk Management
8 7 (8.75%) Service Management
9 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.50%) PRINCE
9 6 (7.50%) Scrum
9 6 (7.50%) Document Management
9 6 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) C
2 2 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (7.50%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.25%) PMP
2 5 (6.25%) Degree
3 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) PgMP
3 4 (5.00%) APMP
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.25%) APMG
6 1 (1.25%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) P3O
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.50%) SAP
3 7 (8.75%) Citrix
4 5 (6.25%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) CA
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle
6 3 (3.75%) Primavera
6 3 (3.75%) Cadence
7 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.50%) BMC
7 2 (2.50%) HP
Birmingham
People Source
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 months + extension
Posted: 20 days ago