Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 205 213
Rank change year-on-year -19 +8 +61
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 23 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.59% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 24
City of London median daily rate £475 £563 £532
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +5.83% +11.89%
10th Percentile £364 £414 £400
90th Percentile £705 £671 £771
Central London median daily rate £475 £575 £544
% change year-on-year -17.39% +5.70% +14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £42.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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 6,101 5,917 5,938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.27% 88.88% 87.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,830 4,577 4,778
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £327 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 55 43
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.54 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.96% +2.70% -5.33%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £28.55 £31.20 £46.31
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% -5.00% -4.76%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) User Stories
4 4 (17.39%) PMO
5 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) Progress
6 2 (8.70%) B2B
6 2 (8.70%) PMI
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) SaaS
6 2 (8.70%) PaaS
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Legal
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (4.35%) FTP
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.35%) Softphone
1 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Programme Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Director
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) HR Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.35%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) JSON
1 1 (4.35%) Swagger
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Fintech
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) User Stories
4 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
4 3 (13.04%) Kanban
5 2 (8.70%) Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) PgMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 20022
2 1 (4.35%) PSD2
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Progress
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Axway
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) SAP