Period
to 14 December 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 14 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 Management (Program Management)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 99 105
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 42 51 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.59% 1.60% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.90% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 41 34
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.61% -1.65%
10th Percentile £340 £250 £365
90th Percentile £511 £613 £655
England median daily rate £525 £503 £450
% change year-on-year +4.43% +11.72% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £45.43 -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.77% +3.53% -2.30%

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 2,185 2,689 2,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.58% 84.14% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,426 1,704 1,704
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.39% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £238 £227
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 101 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +10.71% -12.12%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.00 £8.76
90th Percentile £32.63 £47.50 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +5 17 £360 -32.24% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 13 £438 -
Derbyshire -1 6 £263 -32.65%
Lincolnshire +8 2 - - 1
Leicestershire +11 1 £550 +46.67%
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 14 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 12 (28.57%) User Stories
5 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
5 12 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
6 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (21.43%) Marketing
7 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 9 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
8 8 (19.05%) Electronics
8 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 8 (19.05%) SAP
8 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 6 (14.29%) QA
9 6 (14.29%) Validation
9 6 (14.29%) Migration
9 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
10 5 (11.90%) ETL
10 5 (11.90%) Data Validation
10 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis

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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) InfoPath
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Multicast
1 1 (2.38%) Network Security
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Power BI
2 2 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 9 (21.43%) Marketing
3 8 (19.05%) Electronics
3 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Data Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Data Migration Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Migration Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Business Design Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Security Specialist
6 1 (2.38%) BASE24 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Test Strategy
3 14 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 12 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
4 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 12 (28.57%) User Stories
5 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
6 9 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
8 6 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 6 (14.29%) Migration
8 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.29%) Validation
9 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Data Validation
9 5 (11.90%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.14%) PMP
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) HND
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 5 (11.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.76%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) SAP
2 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco
2 1 (2.38%) Citrix