Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 August 2019 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)
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -16 +1 +44
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 56 122 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.23% 12.26% 14.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 13.60% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 113 97
Essex median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.33% +2.38%
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £538
% change year-on-year - -2.33% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £28.83 £25.50
% change year-on-year - +13.06% -40.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 676 897 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 87.23% 90.15% 91.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 539 539
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +31.43%
10th Percentile £290 £298 £275
90th Percentile £587 £600 £599
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 61
Essex median hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% -4.62% +71.05%
10th Percentile £11.99 £15.75 £12.26
90th Percentile £44.93 £60.94 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year - -32.04% +3.00%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Essex

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Essex

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Essex over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Essex

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Essex

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. 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
Chelmsford +2 1 £525 +7.69% 1
Harlow - 1 £450 - 2
Programme Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 55 (98.21%) SAP
2 54 (96.43%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (96.43%) Electronics
2 54 (96.43%) Telecoms
2 54 (96.43%) Finance
2 54 (96.43%) Manufacturing
2 54 (96.43%) Marketing
2 54 (96.43%) Digital Marketing
2 54 (96.43%) Public Sector
3 52 (92.86%) TDD
4 51 (91.07%) RESTful
4 51 (91.07%) SOAP
4 51 (91.07%) Web Services
4 51 (91.07%) SOA
5 48 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (83.93%) Oracle Service Bus
6 47 (83.93%) Mule
6 47 (83.93%) Middleware
6 47 (83.93%) Java
6 47 (83.93%) Oracle
6 47 (83.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 47 (83.93%) WSO2
6 47 (83.93%) Apache Camel
7 40 (71.43%) Greenfield Project
8 37 (66.07%) Java 8
9 29 (51.79%) Talend
10 17 (30.36%) XML
11 13 (23.21%) XSLT
11 13 (23.21%) Maven
11 13 (23.21%) XPath

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 47 (83.93%) Mule
1 47 (83.93%) Oracle Service Bus
1 47 (83.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (96.43%) Electronics
1 54 (96.43%) Finance
1 54 (96.43%) Manufacturing
1 54 (96.43%) Marketing
1 54 (96.43%) Public Sector
1 54 (96.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (85.71%) Developer
2 47 (83.93%) Java Developer
3 44 (78.57%) Senior Developer
3 44 (78.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Integration Developer
5 5 (8.93%) SOA Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Product Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Product Owner
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Product Owner
7 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Business Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Clinical Project Manager
8 1 (1.79%) CRM Developer
8 1 (1.79%) NHS Project Manager
8 1 (1.79%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (91.07%) RESTful
1 51 (91.07%) SOAP
1 51 (91.07%) Web Services
2 47 (83.93%) Apache Camel
2 47 (83.93%) Middleware
3 17 (30.36%) XML
4 13 (23.21%) JSON
4 13 (23.21%) Swagger
4 13 (23.21%) WireMock
4 13 (23.21%) XSLT
5 8 (14.29%) Lambda Expressions
6 4 (7.14%) REST
7 3 (5.36%) Spring
7 3 (5.36%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 40 (71.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.79%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (96.43%) Business Intelligence
1 54 (96.43%) Digital Marketing
2 52 (92.86%) TDD
3 51 (91.07%) SOA
4 48 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Product Roadmap
7 4 (7.14%) Sequence Diagram
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Leadership
9 2 (3.57%) DevOps
9 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.79%) Coaching
10 1 (1.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 1 (1.79%) Document Management
10 1 (1.79%) Informatics
10 1 (1.79%) Kanban
10 1 (1.79%) Target Operating Model
10 1 (1.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) Java
2 37 (66.07%) Java 8
3 13 (23.21%) XPath
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) PMO
Vendors
1 55 (98.21%) SAP
2 47 (83.93%) Oracle
2 47 (83.93%) WSO2
3 29 (51.79%) Talend
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft