The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Programme Office Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Office Management over the 3 months to 29 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 Office Management
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 624 599
Rank change year-on-year +50 -25  
Contract jobs citing Programme Office Management 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.005% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £463 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £325 £540
% change year-on-year +42.30% -39.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Programme Office 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34744 41185 38836
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.25% 82.92% 80.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23057 27403 24454
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 998 1135
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Programme Office Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Office Management in England

Programme Office Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Office Management in England

Programme Office Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Office Management in England

Programme Office Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Office Management within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
South East - 2 - -
London +31 1 - -
Programme Office Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Office 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 England region with a requirement for Programme Office Management.

1 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Programme Office Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Digital
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Reporting Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Lead
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) QA