Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 67 79
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 20 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.26% 2.01% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.61% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 13
Hertfordshire median daily rate £750 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £365 £192 £300
90th Percentile £875 £605 £638
East of England median daily rate £525 £496 £450
% change year-on-year +5.79% +10.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1270 1071 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.03% 76.77% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 624 613
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £574
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 56 97
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £46.73 £53.75 £43.00
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Hertfordshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Hertfordshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Hertfordshire

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Hertfordshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Watford -6 12 £850 +61.90% 1
Hatfield - 3 £575 -
Programme Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 8 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 7 (35.00%) Programme Delivery
2 7 (35.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) PMO
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 2 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (10.00%) Def Stans

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Programme Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Business Change Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Business Change Programme Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Business Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Change Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Programme Change Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Sales Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Transformation
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (35.00%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Active Listening
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) CMMI
5 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
2 2 (10.00%) Def Stans
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) iManage
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Ariba
3 1 (5.00%) BMC
3 1 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow