The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 3 months to 30 March 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)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 40 34
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 20 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.63% 1.62% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 1.97% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 4
Median daily rate £423 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £395 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.33 £48.14
% change year-on-year -9.14% -1.68%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 302 305 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 85.07% 82.43% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 198 121
Median daily rate £445 £421 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +18.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Programme Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Coventry

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Coventry

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Coventry over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Coventry

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
2 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Project Management
4 10 (27.03%) Project Planning
5 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.62%) Service Management
7 7 (18.92%) Migration
7 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
7 7 (18.92%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (16.22%) IT Strategy
8 6 (16.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
8 6 (16.22%) Process Management
9 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.51%) Automotive
9 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.81%) MS Project
10 4 (10.81%) Degree
11 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (8.11%) Line Management
11 3 (8.11%) Skype
11 3 (8.11%) ITIL
11 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (8.11%) Handset
12 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
12 2 (5.41%) PMP
12 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Automotive
2 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Junior
2 6 (16.22%) Junior Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Programme Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.11%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Relationship Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Relationships Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) LINQ
1 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Handset
2 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
2 15 (40.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) Project Management
3 10 (27.03%) Project Planning
4 8 (21.62%) Service Management
5 7 (18.92%) Migration
6 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) IT Strategy
6 6 (16.22%) Process Management
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) Line Management
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) Information Management
9 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 2 (5.41%) Programme Governance
9 2 (5.41%) SOA
9 2 (5.41%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) SAP