The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 30 March 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)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 5 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 1.02% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.28% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £450 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £361 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.33 £48.14
% change year-on-year -9.14% -1.68%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 549 581
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 80.87% 80.26% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 345 373
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Birmingham

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) .NET

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Moq
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Office Support
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
2 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
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