The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 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 Management (Program Management)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +2 -6  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 8 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.52% 1.37% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.64% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 13
Median daily rate £375 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £209 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £388 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £413 £411
% change year-on-year +2.72% +0.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.33 £43.20
% change year-on-year -9.14% +9.57%  

Programme 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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 450 489 712
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 85.23% 83.88% 84.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 272 417
Median daily rate £365 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 20
Median hourly rate £17.36 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.15% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £32.50 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Glasgow

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Glasgow

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Project Management
3 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (27.78%) MS Project
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) PMP
6 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) MODAF
6 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (16.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) PMO
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) People Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.11%) FMCG
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.11%) Sun
7 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (27.78%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Finance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior PMO
4 2 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.56%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (11.11%) FMCG
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) MODAF
4 3 (16.67%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 3 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) OpenText
3 1 (5.56%) SAP