Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Programme Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Management over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Programme Management (Program Management)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 69 72
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 97 108 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.40% 2.54% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.12% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 77 94
Berkshire median daily rate £486 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.77% +15.86% -10.71%
10th Percentile £313 £329 £264
90th Percentile £784 £553 £538
South East median daily rate £483 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +13.53% +2.41% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £35.27
South East median hourly rate £29.10 £49.46 £45.00
% change year-on-year -41.17% +9.91% -18.18%

Programme Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3385 3459 3940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.62% 81.25% 78.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1763 1866 2176
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £541
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 131 173
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £39.20 £48.75 £44.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Berkshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Programme Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Berkshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Berkshire

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Berkshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 20 £406 -4.41% 1
Bracknell -3 12 £525 +27.27% 1
Slough +5 11 £338 -6.90% 2
Maidenhead -6 11 £388 -8.82% 2
Newbury -2 4 £581 +36.76%
Windsor 0 2 £575 -
Wokingham +8 1 - -
Programme Management
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 39 (40.21%) Telecoms
1 39 (40.21%) Finance
2 32 (32.99%) Project Management
3 29 (29.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (27.84%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (27.84%) PRINCE2
5 26 (26.80%) Marketing
6 23 (23.71%) SAP
7 19 (19.59%) PMP
8 18 (18.56%) PMI Certification
8 18 (18.56%) Manufacturing
8 18 (18.56%) Electronics
8 18 (18.56%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
9 13 (13.40%) Network Design
10 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
10 12 (12.37%) PMO
10 12 (12.37%) Collaborative Working
11 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (10.31%) Degree
12 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (10.31%) Change Management
12 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
13 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (9.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (8.25%) Business Transformation
15 7 (7.22%) Retail
15 7 (7.22%) Legal
15 7 (7.22%) Scrum
15 7 (7.22%) SharePoint

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) TrackWise
2 2 (2.06%) Maximo
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.06%) Primavera
3 1 (1.03%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.03%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) IaaS
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.03%) Slack
1 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (6.19%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (6.19%) DAB
1 6 (6.19%) Firewall
1 6 (6.19%) NX-OS
2 5 (5.15%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.03%) Broadband
4 1 (1.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.03%) LAN
4 1 (1.03%) MPLS
4 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.03%) git-flow
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) Maven
3 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (40.21%) Finance
1 39 (40.21%) Telecoms
2 26 (26.80%) Marketing
3 18 (18.56%) Electronics
3 18 (18.56%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (7.22%) Legal
5 7 (7.22%) Retail
6 5 (5.15%) Banking
7 2 (2.06%) Billing
7 2 (2.06%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Project Manager
2 10 (10.31%) Programme Manager
3 8 (8.25%) Analyst
3 8 (8.25%) Programme Director
4 6 (6.19%) Architect
4 6 (6.19%) Domain Architect
4 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (5.15%) Transformation Manager
6 4 (4.12%) Change Manager
6 4 (4.12%) Finance Manager
6 4 (4.12%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (4.12%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Administrator
7 3 (3.09%) Excel Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) LIMS Manager
7 3 (3.09%) LIMS Project Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Pricing Analyst
8 2 (2.06%) Designer
8 2 (2.06%) SharePoint Specialist
8 2 (2.06%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) .NET
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (1.03%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Life Science
2 4 (4.12%) LIMS
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) PMI
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing Technology
4 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.03%) IVR
5 1 (1.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Unix
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.99%) Project Management
2 29 (29.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (27.84%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (27.84%) PRINCE2
4 18 (18.56%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (13.40%) Network Design
5 13 (13.40%) Risk Management
6 12 (12.37%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (11.34%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.31%) Change Management
9 8 (8.25%) Business Transformation
10 7 (7.22%) Scrum
11 6 (6.19%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (6.19%) Six Sigma
11 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (5.15%) Customer-Centricity
12 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.15%) Line Management
12 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
12 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.03%) Groovy
2 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.03%) Python
2 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) PMP
2 18 (18.56%) PMI Certification
3 12 (12.37%) Security Cleared
4 10 (10.31%) Degree
4 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
5 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.09%) ACCA
6 3 (3.09%) CIMA
7 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.06%) Master's Degree
7 2 (2.06%) MBA
8 1 (1.03%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) PMO
2 5 (5.15%) GxP
3 2 (2.06%) GDPR
3 2 (2.06%) GMP
4 1 (1.03%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Docker
1 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Ansible
1 1 (1.03%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
1 1 (1.03%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) SAP
2 6 (6.19%) CheckPoint
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco
2 6 (6.19%) Citrix
2 6 (6.19%) Juniper
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.12%) LabWare
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) Genesys
5 1 (1.03%) JDA
5 1 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.03%) Planview
5 1 (1.03%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Workday