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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 35 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.91% 1.68% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.10% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 34
Median daily rate £485 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.11% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £228 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.23% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.51 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.02% +21.42%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1493 1861 1933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.27% 80.01% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 1025 954
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Programme Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +10 7 £563 +32.35% 2
Slough +7 4 £419 - 1
Bracknell +1 3 £500 +55.27% 1
Newbury +3 2 - - 3
Maidenhead -1 2 - -
Programme Management
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 46 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 35 (50.00%) Finance
3 28 (40.00%) Project Management
4 24 (34.29%) PRINCE2
5 19 (27.14%) Marketing
6 18 (25.71%) Retail
6 18 (25.71%) PMI Certification
7 17 (24.29%) PMO
8 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (21.43%) PMP
10 14 (20.00%) SAP
11 13 (18.57%) Electronics
11 13 (18.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 13 (18.57%) Manufacturing
11 13 (18.57%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (15.71%) Degree
13 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (12.86%) APMP
14 9 (12.86%) DevOps
14 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
14 9 (12.86%) Coaching
15 8 (11.43%) P3O
16 7 (10.00%) Change Management
16 7 (10.00%) Banking
16 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
16 7 (10.00%) Performance Management

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 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (18.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) Maximo
2 1 (1.43%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.43%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.43%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.43%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) Office 365
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.43%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) MPLS
2 1 (1.43%) BGP
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
2 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.86%) MariaDB
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) Power BI
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.43%) JUnit
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 35 (50.00%) Finance
3 19 (27.14%) Marketing
4 18 (25.71%) Retail
5 13 (18.57%) Electronics
5 13 (18.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (4.29%) Legal
8 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.43%) French Language
9 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Programme Manager
2 8 (11.43%) Performance Manager
2 8 (11.43%) Quality Manager
3 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Developer
4 5 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Telecoms Programme Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 3 (4.29%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Integration Manager
6 3 (4.29%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Middleware
2 2 (2.86%) LAMP
2 2 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (1.43%) Kafka
3 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) PMI
2 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.29%) NHS
3 2 (2.86%) Life Science
3 2 (2.86%) LIMS
3 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.29%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.00%) Project Management
2 24 (34.29%) PRINCE2
3 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (18.57%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.86%) Coaching
6 9 (12.86%) DevOps
6 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.00%) Change Management
7 7 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 6 (8.57%) Programme Delivery
9 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Business Transformation
9 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (5.71%) ITIL
10 4 (5.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.86%) C
2 2 (2.86%) PHP
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) Perl
3 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) PMI Certification
2 15 (21.43%) PMP
3 11 (15.71%) Degree
4 9 (12.86%) APMP
5 5 (7.14%) PgMP
6 4 (5.71%) Master's Degree
7 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.86%) Postgraduate
8 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.43%) CISM
9 1 (1.43%) CISSP
9 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.29%) PMO
2 8 (11.43%) P3O
3 3 (4.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.29%) HL7
4 2 (2.86%) GxP
5 1 (1.43%) GDPR
5 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) NFS
2 2 (2.86%) Samba
2 2 (2.86%) Squid
3 1 (1.43%) HDFS
3 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
3 1 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) SAP
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 3 (4.29%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco
5 2 (2.86%) IBM
5 2 (2.86%) LabWare
5 2 (2.86%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.43%) Cadence
6 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.43%) Teradata
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