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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 93 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 50 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 1.64% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.09% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 26
Median daily rate £438 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £40.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +68.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.13 £42.85 £28.88
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +48.39%
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
2604 2007 1929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.73% 78.58% 74.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1166 1017
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 101 109
Median hourly rate £19.72 £31.44 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Warwickshire +9 19 £420 +20.00% 3
Birmingham 0 9 £419 -27.17% 3
Coventry -15 8 £450 -10.00% 2
Solihull -3 4 - -
Staffordshire -3 2 £371 -23.84% 2
Shropshire -26 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £285 -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 36 (34.62%) Project Management
2 33 (31.73%) PRINCE2
3 28 (26.92%) Finance
4 24 (23.08%) Manufacturing
5 15 (14.42%) PMI Certification
5 15 (14.42%) Retail
6 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (11.54%) PMI
8 12 (11.54%) Unified Communications
9 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
9 11 (10.58%) MS Project
10 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
10 10 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (8.65%) Change Management
11 9 (8.65%) SAP
12 7 (6.73%) Degree
12 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (6.73%) PMP
13 6 (5.77%) Automotive
13 6 (5.77%) Legal
13 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
13 6 (5.77%) MS Visio
13 6 (5.77%) MS Office
13 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.81%) Project Governance
14 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 5 (4.81%) QA

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 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.92%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.96%) JBoss
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
1 11 (10.58%) MS Project
2 10 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 6 (5.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.92%) CATIA
4 2 (1.92%) PTC Creo
4 2 (1.92%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Teamcenter
2 3 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.92%) DELMIA
3 2 (1.92%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.96%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) IaaS
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.96%) PaaS
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.92%) WebEx
3 1 (0.96%) 2G
3 1 (0.96%) 3G
3 1 (0.96%) 4G
3 1 (0.96%) HTTP
3 1 (0.96%) LAN
3 1 (0.96%) LTE
3 1 (0.96%) MIMO
3 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (26.92%) Finance
2 24 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 15 (14.42%) Retail
4 6 (5.77%) Automotive
4 6 (5.77%) Legal
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Electronics
5 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.88%) Marketing
7 2 (1.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.96%) Advertising
8 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Programme Manager
2 15 (14.42%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 10 (9.62%) Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
6 7 (6.73%) Coordinator
7 6 (5.77%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.77%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.81%) PMO Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.81%) Trainer
8 5 (4.81%) Transformation Programme Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Logistics Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Project Coordinator
10 3 (2.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) .NET
1 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.96%) CSS
1 1 (0.96%) Dapper ORM
1 1 (0.96%) Entity Framework
1 1 (0.96%) HTML
1 1 (0.96%) HTML5
1 1 (0.96%) LESS
1 1 (0.96%) SAML
1 1 (0.96%) Sass
1 1 (0.96%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) PMI
2 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) CMDB
5 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) SCORM
5 1 (0.96%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Linux
1 1 (0.96%) Unix
1 1 (0.96%) Windows
1 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.62%) Project Management
2 33 (31.73%) PRINCE2
3 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (8.65%) Change Management
7 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 5 (4.81%) Migration
8 5 (4.81%) Project Governance
8 5 (4.81%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (3.85%) Data Management
9 4 (3.85%) ITIL
9 4 (3.85%) Logistics
9 4 (3.85%) PLM
9 4 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.85%) Service Management
9 4 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.73%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) PMP
2 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) PgMP
5 2 (1.92%) HNC
5 2 (1.92%) HND
5 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.96%) APMP
6 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) SAP
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.88%) JDA
4 1 (0.96%) Adobe
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco
4 1 (0.96%) Juniper
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle
4 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow