Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 221 217
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 +20
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 24 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.51% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.57% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 12
City of London median daily rate £463 £625 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +17.92% +24.71%
10th Percentile £413 £324 £476
90th Percentile £792 £716 £648
Central London median daily rate £475 £625 £530
% change year-on-year -24.00% +17.92% +6.00%
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 6,234 6,439 5,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.34% 89.59% 88.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,925 5,134 4,577
City of London median daily rate £510 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.99% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £325 £325 £319
90th Percentile £675 £688 £672
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 59 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.22 £13.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £33.60 £31.10 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -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 13 December 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 13 December 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 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (20.83%) Decision-Making
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Finance
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Information Management
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) PMO
6 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.33%) Banking
7 2 (8.33%) Retail
7 2 (8.33%) B2B
7 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) LoadUI
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Programme Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Product Owner
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.17%) HR Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Director
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Decision-Making
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (16.67%) Information Management
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) B2B
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) PgMP
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe