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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Management
Rank 67 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 57 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.11% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 1.66% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 5
Average daily rate
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£443 £423 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% +32.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £775 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £21.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -43.13%
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
1817 1387 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.32% 66.65% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 723 788
Average daily rate £375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 58 69
Average hourly rate £29.88 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Birmingham +7 16 £413 -17.50%
Warwickshire -2 9 £435 - 1
Coventry -2 8 £625 +179.01% 1
Staffordshire +4 5 £251 - 1
Shropshire - 3 £400 -
Solihull +3 1 - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Programme Management
England

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (41.24%) PRINCE2
2 35 (36.08%) Finance
3 31 (31.96%) Project Management
4 29 (29.90%) SAP
5 19 (19.59%) MS Excel
6 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
7 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
8 15 (15.46%) SC Cleared
9 14 (14.43%) Change Management
10 13 (13.40%) Telecoms
10 13 (13.40%) Change Control
11 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
11 12 (12.37%) ERP
11 12 (12.37%) ITIL
12 11 (11.34%) Risk Management
12 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (11.34%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (10.31%) Marketing
14 9 (9.28%) Manufacturing
15 8 (8.25%) TOGAF
15 8 (8.25%) Service Management
15 8 (8.25%) CRM
16 7 (7.22%) NHS
16 7 (7.22%) Automotive
16 7 (7.22%) Migration
16 7 (7.22%) Document Management
17 6 (6.19%) Supplier Management
17 6 (6.19%) QA
17 6 (6.19%) Digital Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (12.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) Documentum
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.03%) Drupal
4 1 (1.03%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.19%) MS Project
4 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.09%) MS Office
6 1 (1.03%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.03%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.09%) TRIRIGA
2 3 (3.09%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.09%) ENOVIA
3 2 (2.06%) Agresso
3 2 (2.06%) CA Clarity
3 2 (2.06%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.03%) DELMIA
4 1 (1.03%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.06%) WAN
3 2 (2.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.06%) QlikView
2 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.03%) Couchbase
2 1 (1.03%) MS Access
2 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) PVCS
General
1 35 (36.08%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.31%) Marketing
4 9 (9.28%) Manufacturing
5 7 (7.22%) Automotive
6 5 (5.15%) Electronics
6 5 (5.15%) Retail
7 3 (3.09%) Banking
8 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.03%) Back Office
9 1 (1.03%) Advertising
9 1 (1.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (32.99%) Programme Manager
2 11 (11.34%) Project Manager
3 8 (8.25%) Analyst
4 6 (6.19%) Senior Manager
4 6 (6.19%) Architect
5 5 (5.15%) NHS Programme Manager
6 4 (4.12%) Business Manager
6 4 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.12%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (4.12%) PMO Lead
7 3 (3.09%) Programme Office Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Administrator
7 3 (3.09%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.09%) Developer
7 3 (3.09%) Project Officer
7 3 (3.09%) Senior Programme Manager
7 3 (3.09%) CRM Manager
7 3 (3.09%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) PMO Manager
8 2 (2.06%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) CSS
2 1 (1.03%) MDX
2 1 (1.03%) WCF
2 1 (1.03%) WPF
2 1 (1.03%) LINQ
2 1 (1.03%) jQuery
2 1 (1.03%) HTML5
2 1 (1.03%) CSS3
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) NHS
2 5 (5.15%) DTV
2 5 (5.15%) PMI
3 4 (4.12%) Economics
4 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.03%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.03%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.24%) PRINCE2
2 31 (31.96%) Project Management
3 14 (14.43%) Change Management
4 13 (13.40%) Change Control
5 12 (12.37%) ITIL
5 12 (12.37%) ERP
5 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.34%) Risk Management
6 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (8.25%) Service Management
7 8 (8.25%) CRM
7 8 (8.25%) TOGAF
8 7 (7.22%) Document Management
8 7 (7.22%) Migration
9 6 (6.19%) Supplier Management
9 6 (6.19%) SOA
9 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.19%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.19%) Business Transformation
9 6 (6.19%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) C
1 1 (1.03%) C#
1 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.03%) SQL
1 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.19%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.15%) Degree
5 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.12%) PMP
6 3 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.09%) PgMP
6 3 (3.09%) APMP
7 2 (2.06%) MCSE
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.06%) CAPM
8 1 (1.03%) HND
8 1 (1.03%) ISEB
8 1 (1.03%) ACCA
8 1 (1.03%) CIMA
8 1 (1.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.03%) APMG
8 1 (1.03%) MAPM
8 1 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) P3O
3 2 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) SAP
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.19%) IBM
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle
5 4 (4.12%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.09%) CA
6 3 (3.09%) HP
7 2 (2.06%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.06%) Primavera
7 2 (2.06%) VMware
8 1 (1.03%) Cadence
8 1 (1.03%) Pega
8 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.03%) EMC
8 1 (1.03%) BMC
8 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
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