Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 18 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 26 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +14
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.33% 3.21% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 3.82% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Cheltenham median daily rate - £525 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.04% +15.67%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £50.52

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 113 157 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 75.33% 83.96% 66.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 91 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -2.50% -6.71%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £294
90th Percentile £663 £538 £504
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 13
Cheltenham median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £14.80 £41.25 £41.00
90th Percentile £46.65 £47.20 £44.15
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% -29.41% +8.97%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Cheltenham

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSL
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) XQuery
1 5 (100.00%) XForms
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (100.00%) CA Agile Central

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XForms
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) XSD
1 5 (100.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XPath
1 5 (100.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CA Agile Central