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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management (Program Management)
Rank 101 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 35 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.58% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 2.09% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 19
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £594 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £31.75 £29.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+36.88% -36.36%
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
2343 2060 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.99% 75.62% 74.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1239 932
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 104 96
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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 0 7 £374 +15.00% 1
Coventry -5 6 £406 -3.27% 2
Warwickshire -4 5 £319 -20.31% 1
Worcestershire -4 3 £500 -16.66% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £350 -
Staffordshire +13 1 - -
Shropshire -32 1 - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (49.37%) Project Management
2 32 (40.51%) PRINCE2
3 22 (27.85%) Finance
4 20 (25.32%) SAP
5 16 (20.25%) Manufacturing
6 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
7 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (10.13%) MS Project
10 7 (8.86%) Electronics
10 7 (8.86%) Scrum
11 6 (7.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (7.59%) Marketing
11 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
11 6 (7.59%) Change Management
11 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (6.33%) ERP
12 5 (6.33%) Migration
12 5 (6.33%) Automotive
12 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
13 4 (5.06%) MS Office
13 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
13 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
13 4 (5.06%) Agile Project Management
14 3 (3.80%) Office 365
14 3 (3.80%) Matrix Management
14 3 (3.80%) Project Governance

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (1.27%) Apache
1 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Project
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.27%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.27%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Internet
1 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Big Data
1 1 (1.27%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 16 (20.25%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.86%) Electronics
4 6 (7.59%) Marketing
4 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.33%) Automotive
6 2 (2.53%) Local Government
7 1 (1.27%) Banking
7 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Project Manager
2 17 (21.52%) Programme Manager
3 11 (13.92%) IT Manager
4 10 (12.66%) SAP Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Head of Infrastructure
5 6 (7.59%) SAP Project Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Business Manager
6 5 (6.33%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Project Officer
6 5 (6.33%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (5.06%) Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Programme Office Support
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Build Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Project Planner
8 3 (3.80%) SAP Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.80%) PMI
2 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.53%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.27%) Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Project Management
2 32 (40.51%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.46%) Risk Management
4 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.39%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (8.86%) Scrum
7 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.59%) Change Management
7 6 (7.59%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (6.33%) ERP
8 5 (6.33%) Migration
8 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (5.06%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (3.80%) Critical Path Analysis
10 3 (3.80%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.80%) Logistics
10 3 (3.80%) Matrix Management
10 3 (3.80%) Project Governance
10 3 (3.80%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.80%) ABAP
2 2 (2.53%) Java
2 2 (2.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.27%) APMP
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) SAP
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) JDA
3 2 (2.53%) Progress
4 1 (1.27%) EMC
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.27%) Kronos
4 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago