Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Programme Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Delivery over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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 Delivery
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 412 345 383
Rank change year-on-year -67 +38 -27
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 215 250 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.71% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 112 101
London median daily rate £600 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £339 £313
90th Percentile £793 £802 £700
England median daily rate £534 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +6.75% +11.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £187.50
England median hourly rate £35.63 £27.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +29.56% +5.77% -48.00%

Programme Delivery 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,009 35,437 37,392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.62% 86.02% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,226 25,499 26,670
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 421 463
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +6.13%
10th Percentile £13.46 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Programme Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Programme Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Delivery in London

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Delivery in London

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Delivery in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Delivery in London

Programme Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Delivery in London

Programme Delivery
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Delivery within the London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Central London -8 39 £625 +17.92% 2
East London -17 10 £675 +42.11% 1
West London - 10 £375 - 3
South London -35 3 £675 +28.57%
Programme Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Delivery 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 London region with a requirement for Programme Delivery.

1 91 (42.33%) Finance
2 72 (33.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (19.07%) Project Management
5 37 (17.21%) Banking
6 31 (14.42%) Data Protection
6 31 (14.42%) Data Centre
7 29 (13.49%) Change Management
8 25 (11.63%) PRINCE2
8 25 (11.63%) Programme Management
8 25 (11.63%) Security Cleared
9 24 (11.16%) Microsoft Office
10 23 (10.70%) Law
11 20 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (8.37%) Legal
12 18 (8.37%) Business Transformation
13 17 (7.91%) GDPR
13 17 (7.91%) PMO
14 16 (7.44%) Windows
14 16 (7.44%) Data Protection Act
14 16 (7.44%) QA
14 16 (7.44%) Office 365
14 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (7.44%) Information Assurance
15 15 (6.98%) Coaching
16 14 (6.51%) Change Control
16 14 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (6.51%) Acceptance Criteria
16 14 (6.51%) Asset Management
16 14 (6.51%) Business Analysis

Programme Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (2.33%) WildFly
3 4 (1.86%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Confluence
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (11.16%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.65%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (4.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) CA PPM
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (0.93%) Primavera
1 2 (0.93%) SAP HCM
1 2 (0.93%) SAP HR
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.44%) Office 365
2 14 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.86%) Akamai
4 4 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.40%) GitHub
6 2 (0.93%) IaaS
6 2 (0.93%) PaaS
6 2 (0.93%) SaaS
6 2 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.86%) SAN
2 1 (0.47%) Broadband
2 1 (0.47%) Firewall
2 1 (0.47%) LAN
2 1 (0.47%) SSH
2 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.26%) Big Data
2 3 (1.40%) Power BI
2 3 (1.40%) QlikView
3 2 (0.93%) Clusterpoint
4 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (5.12%) JIRA
2 4 (1.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.40%) Jasmine
3 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.40%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 91 (42.33%) Finance
2 37 (17.21%) Banking
3 23 (10.70%) Law
4 18 (8.37%) Legal
5 7 (3.26%) Retail
6 6 (2.79%) Marketing
7 4 (1.86%) Advertising
8 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.40%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.93%) Electronics
9 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.93%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Local Government
10 1 (0.47%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (15.35%) Programme Manager
2 27 (12.56%) Analyst
3 26 (12.09%) Project Manager
4 19 (8.84%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.91%) Senior Manager
6 13 (6.05%) Consultant
6 13 (6.05%) Developer
7 12 (5.58%) Change Manager
7 12 (5.58%) Development Manager
8 10 (4.65%) Business Manager
8 10 (4.65%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 10 (4.65%) Programme Director
9 9 (4.19%) Business Change Manager
9 9 (4.19%) Commercial Manager
10 8 (3.72%) Programme Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Integration Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Senior Development Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Senior Project Manager
12 6 (2.79%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.12%) Middleware
2 7 (3.26%) Apache Camel
3 4 (1.86%) .NET
4 3 (1.40%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.40%) REST
4 3 (1.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.93%) HTML
5 2 (0.93%) SOAP
5 2 (0.93%) Velocity
6 1 (0.47%) CGI
6 1 (0.47%) Spring
6 1 (0.47%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.42%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.44%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (5.58%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.79%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.79%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.79%) User Experience
5 6 (2.79%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.86%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.86%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.40%) Derivative
8 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) OTC Derivatives
9 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.44%) Windows
2 12 (5.58%) Linux
3 5 (2.33%) Unix
3 5 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 54 (25.12%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.07%) Project Management
4 31 (14.42%) Data Protection
5 29 (13.49%) Change Management
6 25 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 25 (11.63%) Programme Management
7 18 (8.37%) Business Transformation
8 16 (7.44%) Information Assurance
9 15 (6.98%) Coaching
10 14 (6.51%) Acceptance Criteria
10 14 (6.51%) Asset Management
10 14 (6.51%) Business Analysis
10 14 (6.51%) Change Control
10 14 (6.51%) Risk Management
11 13 (6.05%) Open Source
12 12 (5.58%) Domain-Driven Design
12 12 (5.58%) Scrum
12 12 (5.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (5.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.26%) C
1 7 (3.26%) Java
2 5 (2.33%) Python
3 4 (1.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
5 2 (0.93%) Perl
5 2 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.19%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.26%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.79%) Degree
5 6 (2.79%) PMP
6 4 (1.86%) CISM
6 4 (1.86%) CISSP
7 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.93%) CEH
8 2 (0.93%) CISA
8 2 (0.93%) CRISC
8 2 (0.93%) ISACA
8 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.93%) SANS
9 1 (0.47%) APMP
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.91%) GDPR
1 17 (7.91%) PMO
2 16 (7.44%) QA
3 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.93%) COBIT
4 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.93%) IFRS
4 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.93%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.47%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.47%) MiFID
5 1 (0.47%) PSD2
5 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.86%) Docker
1 4 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.26%) MOM
2 3 (1.40%) Ansible
3 2 (0.93%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.93%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.47%) SCCM
4 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (5.58%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (3.72%) SAP
3 7 (3.26%) CheckPoint
4 6 (2.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.86%) CyberArk
5 4 (1.86%) Symantec
5 4 (1.86%) Tableau
5 4 (1.86%) VMware
6 3 (1.40%) Cisco
6 3 (1.40%) IBM
6 3 (1.40%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.40%) Twitter
7 2 (0.93%) Avaloq
7 2 (0.93%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.93%) CA
7 2 (0.93%) Demandware
7 2 (0.93%) FactSet
7 2 (0.93%) Murex
8 1 (0.47%) Arqiva
8 1 (0.47%) SnapLogic