Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 21 January 2018 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 49 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 +12 -4
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 3 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.47% 1.94% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 2.35% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 15
Cardiff median daily rate £505 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.38% -16.13% +27.05%
10th Percentile £479 £146 £218
90th Percentile £585 £350 £451
South Wales median daily rate £515 £425 £394
% change year-on-year +21.18% +7.94% +29.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £54.00 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £54.00 £49.53
% change year-on-year - +9.04% -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 551 469 718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.64% 82.86% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 374 588
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £182 £165 £225
90th Percentile £489 £525 £475
South Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 13
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -1.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.45
90th Percentile £21.33 £39.43 £21.20
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 £18.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +93.33% +17.19% +10.34%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Cardiff

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP