Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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 Management (Program Management)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 41 78
Rank change year-on-year +25 +37 +2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 120 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.17% 4.32% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.78% 5.03% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 26 7
Essex median daily rate £525 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -1.55% -5.39%
10th Percentile £506 £416 £463
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
East of England median daily rate £525 £493 £450
% change year-on-year +6.60% +9.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Essex median hourly rate - £39.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.02% -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £45.43
% change year-on-year +15.38% -14.15% +71.43%

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 675 755 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.34% 85.89% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 456 528
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £249
90th Percentile £600 £528 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 145 146
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.90 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +4.59% +3.39%
10th Percentile £12.26 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.45 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +10 3 £538 +465.79%
Witham - 2 £519 -
Harlow +3 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 £290 -
Colchester - 1 - -
Programme Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 117 (97.50%) Finance
2 116 (96.67%) SAP
3 115 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (95.83%) Electronics
3 115 (95.83%) Telecoms
3 115 (95.83%) Manufacturing
3 115 (95.83%) Marketing
3 115 (95.83%) Digital Marketing
4 114 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (93.33%) TDD
6 108 (90.00%) SOA
7 104 (86.67%) Middleware
8 80 (66.67%) XML
8 80 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
9 79 (65.83%) JSON
10 70 (58.33%) Oracle
10 70 (58.33%) WSO2
10 70 (58.33%) Apache Camel
10 70 (58.33%) Mule
10 70 (58.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 70 (58.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 69 (57.50%) Swagger
11 69 (57.50%) WireMock
11 69 (57.50%) XSLT
11 69 (57.50%) XPath
11 69 (57.50%) Maven
12 42 (35.00%) Scrum
13 35 (29.17%) SOAP
14 31 (25.83%) DevOps
15 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

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 70 (58.33%) Mule
1 70 (58.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 70 (58.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 69 (57.50%) Maven
2 27 (22.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) XMLSpy
General
1 117 (97.50%) Finance
2 115 (95.83%) Electronics
2 115 (95.83%) Manufacturing
2 115 (95.83%) Marketing
2 115 (95.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.50%) Back Office
3 3 (2.50%) Local Government
4 1 (0.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (60.83%) Developer
2 56 (46.67%) Integration Developer
3 55 (45.83%) Agile Developer
4 53 (44.17%) SOA Developer
5 43 (35.83%) Senior Developer
6 27 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (21.67%) Senior Agile Developer
8 25 (20.83%) Lead Developer
9 20 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
10 16 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Agile Tester
11 6 (5.00%) Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Senior Agile Tester
11 6 (5.00%) Senior Tester
11 6 (5.00%) SOA Tester
11 6 (5.00%) Tester
12 5 (4.17%) Business Analyst
12 5 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
13 4 (3.33%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (86.67%) Middleware
2 80 (66.67%) XML
3 79 (65.83%) JSON
4 70 (58.33%) Apache Camel
5 69 (57.50%) Swagger
5 69 (57.50%) WireMock
5 69 (57.50%) XSLT
6 35 (29.17%) SOAP
7 30 (25.00%) Web Services
8 24 (20.00%) RESTful
9 11 (9.17%) WSDL
10 10 (8.33%) XSD
11 5 (4.17%) REST
12 4 (3.33%) JSON Schema
13 3 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 80 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (95.83%) Business Intelligence
1 115 (95.83%) Digital Marketing
2 114 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (93.33%) TDD
4 108 (90.00%) SOA
5 42 (35.00%) Scrum
6 31 (25.83%) DevOps
7 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (23.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.00%) API Testing
10 5 (4.17%) API Design
10 5 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.17%) Coaching
11 4 (3.33%) Kanban
12 3 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.50%) Release Management
12 3 (2.50%) User Stories
13 2 (1.67%) Project Management
14 1 (0.83%) ERP
14 1 (0.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (57.50%) XPath
2 25 (20.83%) Java
3 6 (5.00%) Groovy
4 3 (2.50%) SQL
4 3 (2.50%) X++
5 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.83%) PMP
2 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) PMO
2 1 (0.83%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 27 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (22.50%) Puppet
2 4 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 116 (96.67%) SAP
2 70 (58.33%) Oracle
2 70 (58.33%) WSO2
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft