The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
South West / Dorset
Rank 20 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 2 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.17% 4.35% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 5.41% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £445 £278 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.36% -12.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £278 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £278 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +2.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £60.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £47.33 £55.00
% change year-on-year -8.09% -13.94%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 84 185 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 91.30% 80.43% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 113 112
Median daily rate £420 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 18
Median hourly rate £10.98 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.85% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £14.40 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Dorset

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Dorset over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Dorset

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Dorset

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +5 1 £500 +80.18%
Poole -3 1 £390 -
Programme Management
South West

Programme Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (25.00%) P3M3
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) P3M3
4 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO