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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 83 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 36 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.42% 0.73% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.06% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 13
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£425 £451 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% +12.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £374 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £595 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £424
% change year-on-year
- +0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 - £13.50
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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
1720 1409 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.64% 68.33% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 784 780
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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
Warwickshire -4 9 £350 -22.22%
Coventry -3 7 £433 -5.97% 2
Birmingham -3 6 £625 +16.27%
Staffordshire - 3 £260 -
Walsall - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 37 (42.53%) PRINCE2
2 34 (39.08%) Finance
3 30 (34.48%) Project Management
4 28 (32.18%) SAP
5 22 (25.29%) MS Excel
6 16 (18.39%) Change Control
7 14 (16.09%) Change Management
7 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
8 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.79%) ERP
9 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
10 11 (12.64%) Marketing
11 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
11 10 (11.49%) ITIL
11 10 (11.49%) MS Project
11 10 (11.49%) Risk Management
11 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (10.34%) Automotive
12 9 (10.34%) Manufacturing
13 8 (9.20%) NHS
13 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (8.05%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (8.05%) IBM
14 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (6.90%) TOGAF
15 6 (6.90%) Document Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.45%) Documentum
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (25.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.49%) MS Project
3 7 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (6.90%) MS Office
5 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.30%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.45%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (3.45%) SAP CRM
3 2 (2.30%) Agresso
3 2 (2.30%) ENOVIA
3 2 (2.30%) CA Clarity
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.15%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.45%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (2.30%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.30%) WAN
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.30%) QlikView
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.15%) MS Access
2 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) PVCS
General
1 34 (39.08%) Finance
2 14 (16.09%) Telecoms
3 11 (12.64%) Marketing
4 9 (10.34%) Automotive
4 9 (10.34%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.90%) Electronics
6 4 (4.60%) Retail
7 2 (2.30%) Banking
7 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.15%) Back Office
8 1 (1.15%) Advertising
8 1 (1.15%) Military
8 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Programme Manager
2 11 (12.64%) Project Manager
3 6 (6.90%) Senior Manager
4 5 (5.75%) Architect
4 5 (5.75%) PMO Manager
5 4 (4.60%) Coordinator
5 4 (4.60%) Analyst
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (3.45%) Programme Office Manager
6 3 (3.45%) Senior Programme Manager
6 3 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 3 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.45%) Administrator
6 3 (3.45%) SAP Manager
6 3 (3.45%) NHS Programme Manager
7 2 (2.30%) CRM Programme Manager
7 2 (2.30%) Draughtsman
7 2 (2.30%) Programme Director
7 2 (2.30%) SAP Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) NHS
1 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) DTV
2 6 (6.90%) PMI
3 5 (5.75%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.30%) Informatics
5 2 (2.30%) Economics
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
1 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) PRINCE2
2 30 (34.48%) Project Management
3 16 (18.39%) Change Control
4 14 (16.09%) Change Management
5 12 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (13.79%) ERP
6 10 (11.49%) ITIL
6 10 (11.49%) Risk Management
6 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (8.05%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.90%) Service Management
8 6 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 6 (6.90%) Document Management
8 6 (6.90%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.75%) Data Mapping
9 5 (5.75%) Migration
9 5 (5.75%) Logistics
9 5 (5.75%) Supplier Management
9 5 (5.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) C
2 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (6.90%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.60%) Degree
6 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.45%) PMP
6 3 (3.45%) PgMP
6 3 (3.45%) APMP
7 1 (1.15%) APMG
7 1 (1.15%) ACCA
7 1 (1.15%) CIMA
7 1 (1.15%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) QA
1 4 (4.60%) P3O
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) SAP
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.05%) IBM
4 5 (5.75%) Oracle
5 4 (4.60%) CA
6 3 (3.45%) Cadence
7 2 (2.30%) HP
7 2 (2.30%) BMC
7 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.30%) Primavera
7 2 (2.30%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
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