Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 73 72
Rank change year-on-year -16 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 47 38 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.00% 2.18% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.59% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 45
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £473 £444 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +6.93% +3.75%
10th Percentile £341 £340 £282
90th Percentile £572 £611 £608
South East median daily rate £483 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +13.53% +2.41% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £28.37 - -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1918 1467 2139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.69% 84.17% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 805 1127
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +8.15% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Buckinghamshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Buckinghamshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Buckinghamshire

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Buckinghamshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire 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
Milton Keynes -21 34 £470 +5.92%
High Wycombe - 9 £373 -
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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 23 (48.94%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (46.81%) SAP
3 22 (46.81%) Manufacturing
3 22 (46.81%) Electronics
3 22 (46.81%) Telecoms
3 22 (46.81%) Marketing
3 22 (46.81%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (44.68%) Project Management
5 17 (36.17%) PMO
6 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 10 (21.28%) PMI Certification
7 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
8 9 (19.15%) PMP
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (19.15%) Portfolio Management
8 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (17.02%) Process Improvement
9 8 (17.02%) Performance Improvement
9 8 (17.02%) Facilities Management
10 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
10 7 (14.89%) DMAIC
10 7 (14.89%) Contingency Planning
11 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.77%) Degree
11 6 (12.77%) Six Sigma
12 5 (10.64%) Management Information System

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
1 2 (4.26%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Skype
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) DataStage
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Informix
2 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 22 (46.81%) Electronics
2 22 (46.81%) Manufacturing
2 22 (46.81%) Marketing
2 22 (46.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) German Language
5 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) PMO Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Information Officer
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security Officer
6 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.51%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Programme Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Security Officer
6 4 (8.51%) Supplier Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Digital Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Programme Office Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Social Media
4 2 (4.26%) CESG
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) FMCG
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (46.81%) Digital Marketing
3 21 (44.68%) Project Management
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (19.15%) Portfolio Management
4 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.02%) Facilities Management
5 8 (17.02%) Performance Improvement
5 8 (17.02%) Process Improvement
6 7 (14.89%) Contingency Planning
6 7 (14.89%) DMAIC
6 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.77%) Six Sigma
7 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.64%) B2C
8 5 (10.64%) Supplier Management
9 4 (8.51%) Information Security
9 4 (8.51%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) PMI Certification
2 9 (19.15%) PMP
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) CISM
4 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) PMO
2 3 (6.38%) QA
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) GDPR
4 1 (2.13%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) SAP
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.13%) Brocade
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee
4 1 (2.13%) Meraki
4 1 (2.13%) Progress
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) Teradata