Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 July 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 79 90
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 14 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.13% 1.93% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.26% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 18
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £518 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +8.95% +2.70%
10th Percentile £294 £224 £294
90th Percentile £661 £625 £550
North West median daily rate £444 £436 £400
% change year-on-year +1.72% +9.06% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £44.95 - £35.00
North West median hourly rate £47.39 £43.00 £41.36
% change year-on-year +10.21% +3.98% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1032 1591 1649
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.63% 85.17% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 1087 1010
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £281
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 39 70
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £18.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -4.19% -38.08%
10th Percentile £12.13 £13.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £44.95 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Cheshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Cheshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Cheshire

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Cheshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Warrington +33 5 £680 +19.30% 1
Knutsford +13 3 £300 -33.33% 2
Chester +18 1 £375 -44.44%
Crewe -2 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £550 -
Programme Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) PMO
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Migration

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Migration Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Resilience Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) CMMI
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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