Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 6 months to 19 September 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 Management (Program Management)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 115 85
Rank change year-on-year +8 -30 +12
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 32 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.15% 1.13% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.34% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 43
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -11.93% -7.37%
10th Percentile £340 £250 £334
90th Percentile £486 £530 £672
England median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £45.43 -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £47.39 £42.13
% change year-on-year -15.59% +12.50% +6.65%

Programme Management 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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,269 2,692 2,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.82% 84.73% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,448 1,688 1,681
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 56
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -0.35% -18.57%
10th Percentile £10.33 £9.60 £8.76
90th Percentile £45.00 £52.50 £41.63
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.14 £23.00
% change year-on-year -9.25% +0.61% +4.55%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in the East Midlands

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in the East Midlands

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in the East Midlands

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in the East Midlands

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 12 £360 -44.62%
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £450 +9.09% 2
Derbyshire +13 7 £388 +55.00%
Lincolnshire +9 1 - -
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
4 9 (28.13%) User Stories
4 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (28.13%) Acceptance Criteria
4 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
4 9 (28.13%) Marketing
4 9 (28.13%) Migration
5 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 7 (21.88%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (21.88%) Electronics
6 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) SAP
7 6 (18.75%) Validation
7 6 (18.75%) QA
7 6 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (15.63%) Data Strategy
8 5 (15.63%) Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (15.63%) Data Privacy
8 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
8 5 (15.63%) Office 365
8 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Data Validation

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) AdminStudio
1 3 (9.38%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Marketing
3 8 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (21.88%) Electronics
4 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (15.63%) Banking
6 3 (9.38%) Publishing
7 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Data Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Data Migration Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Migration Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) BASE24 Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Programme Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Scrum Master
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Officer
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.13%) Support Officer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 9 (28.13%) Acceptance Criteria
3 9 (28.13%) Business Analysis
3 9 (28.13%) Migration
3 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (28.13%) User Stories
4 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.88%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (18.75%) Validation
7 5 (15.63%) Data Migration
7 5 (15.63%) Data Privacy
7 5 (15.63%) Data Strategy
7 5 (15.63%) Data Validation
7 5 (15.63%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 4 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) CEH
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
3 3 (9.38%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.63%) XenApp
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.13%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) SAP
2 5 (15.63%) Citrix
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam
4 1 (3.13%) Veritas
4 1 (3.13%) VMware