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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Management
Rank 74 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 47 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.85% 1.90% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.72% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 15
Average daily rate £519 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £300 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £459
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £57.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.22 £55.00 £57.65
% change year-on-year
-17.78% -4.59%
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
2038 1545 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.30% 69.88% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 892 849
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 102 79
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £11.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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
(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 -11 9 £550 +22.22% 7
Coventry -7 6 £388 -8.82% 1
Shropshire -12 6 £140 -
Warwickshire 0 5 £500 -16.66%
Staffordshire - 2 £450 - 1
Solihull -15 1 £400 +21.21%
Wolverhampton - 1 £513 -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 42 (45.65%) Project Management
2 31 (33.70%) PRINCE2
3 30 (32.61%) SAP
4 29 (31.52%) Finance
5 20 (21.74%) Manufacturing
6 13 (14.13%) MS Project
6 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
6 13 (14.13%) Telecoms
6 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.96%) ERP
8 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (9.78%) Change Management
9 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.70%) Electronics
10 8 (8.70%) Migration
10 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 8 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 8 (8.70%) Marketing
10 8 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (7.61%) MS Office
11 7 (7.61%) Oracle
11 7 (7.61%) Scrum
11 7 (7.61%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (5.43%) Data Migration
12 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
12 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
12 5 (5.43%) Automotive

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 (1.09%) Apache
1 1 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Project
2 8 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.61%) MS Office
4 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.09%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.09%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) LAN
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
2 2 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) FTP
3 1 (1.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.09%) MPLS
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.09%) Big Data
2 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.09%) QlikView
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) PVCS
2 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 20 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 13 (14.13%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.70%) Electronics
4 8 (8.70%) Marketing
5 5 (5.43%) Automotive
6 3 (3.26%) Banking
6 3 (3.26%) Local Government
7 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Programme Manager
2 16 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 11 (11.96%) IT Manager
4 10 (10.87%) SAP Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Senior Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Business Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Head of Infrastructure
6 6 (6.52%) SAP Project Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Architect
8 4 (4.35%) Change Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Project Officer
8 4 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
9 3 (3.26%) Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Migration Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Procurement Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) PMI
3 3 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) NHS
4 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Linux
1 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Project Management
2 31 (33.70%) PRINCE2
3 13 (14.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (11.96%) ERP
5 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.78%) Change Management
7 8 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (8.70%) Migration
8 7 (7.61%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.61%) Scrum
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.43%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
10 4 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (4.35%) Change Control
10 4 (4.35%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (3.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.26%) ABAP
2 2 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) PMI Certification
1 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) SAP
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle
4 3 (3.26%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) Progress
6 1 (1.09%) EMC
6 1 (1.09%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.09%) Kronos
6 1 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
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