Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Programme Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Delivery over the 6 months to 20 October 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 Delivery
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 212 219
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 +39
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 20 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.57% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 12
City of London median daily rate £444 £625 £528
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.00% +18.48% +24.12%
10th Percentile £405 £289 £388
90th Percentile £775 £713 £754
Central London median daily rate £463 £625 £564
% change year-on-year -26.00% +10.82% +18.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Programme Delivery 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,996 6,119 5,848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.51% 89.22% 87.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,771 4,828 4,682
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 54 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.12% -0.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £30.45 £31.28 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

Programme Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Programme Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Delivery in the City of London

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Programme Delivery in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Delivery in the City of London

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Delivery in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Delivery in the City of London

Programme Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Delivery in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Delivery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Programme Delivery.

1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (10.00%) PMO
6 2 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) LoadUI
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing

Programme Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) LoadUI
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) HR Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Lead
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Director
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.00%) PgMP
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) SAP