Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 445 343 388
Rank change year-on-year -102 +45 -91
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 182 253 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.63% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.73% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 131 119
London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £313 £334 £275
90th Percentile £788 £813 £717
England median daily rate £538 £478 £475
% change year-on-year +12.57% +0.53% -13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £42.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.63 £31.97 £70.00
% change year-on-year +11.47% -54.34% +40.00%

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 40,315 34,885 38,006
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.27% 86.26% 85.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,125 25,082 27,302
London median daily rate £500 £475 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.51% +1.97%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.89% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 380 431
London median hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +19.05% +13.51%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.70 £53.81 £51.25
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +11.52%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -46 26 £550 +4.76% 2
West London -28 7 £450 -64.00% 2
South London - 7 £663 -
East London -15 3 £650 +116.67% 1
Programme Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Delivery 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 London region with a requirement for Programme Delivery.

1 66 (36.26%) Finance
2 65 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (23.63%) Project Management
5 35 (19.23%) Change Management
6 33 (18.13%) PMO
7 30 (16.48%) Banking
8 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (13.19%) PRINCE2
9 24 (13.19%) Microsoft Excel
10 23 (12.64%) Programme Management
11 20 (10.99%) Law
11 20 (10.99%) Security Cleared
12 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Project
12 18 (9.89%) Data Centre
13 17 (9.34%) DevOps
13 17 (9.34%) Microservices
13 17 (9.34%) QA
14 16 (8.79%) Resource Management
14 16 (8.79%) Data Protection
14 16 (8.79%) Microsoft
14 16 (8.79%) Public Cloud
15 14 (7.69%) Mentoring
15 14 (7.69%) Waterfall
15 14 (7.69%) Change Control
15 14 (7.69%) Decision-Making
15 14 (7.69%) Java
16 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 11 (6.04%) WildFly
2 5 (2.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.20%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.65%) CMS
4 3 (1.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.10%) Apache
5 2 (1.10%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.55%) SAS
6 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (13.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (6.59%) MS Visio
5 11 (6.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Elite 3E
1 4 (2.20%) Primavera
1 4 (2.20%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.10%) CA PPM
2 2 (1.10%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.10%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.10%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.40%) Office 365
4 7 (3.85%) IaaS
4 7 (3.85%) PaaS
5 4 (2.20%) Akamai
5 4 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.65%) SaaS
7 2 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.55%) GitHub
8 1 (0.55%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.20%) SAN
1 4 (2.20%) VPN
2 2 (1.10%) Broadband
2 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.55%) Firewall
3 1 (0.55%) FTP
3 1 (0.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.55%) Skype
3 1 (0.55%) SMS
3 1 (0.55%) Softphone
3 1 (0.55%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.30%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (1.65%) Big Data
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.55%) QlikView
4 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.55%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.20%) JIRA
2 3 (1.65%) Jasmine
2 3 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (36.26%) Finance
2 30 (16.48%) Banking
3 20 (10.99%) Law
4 11 (6.04%) Legal
5 10 (5.49%) Marketing
6 6 (3.30%) Retail
7 4 (2.20%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.20%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.65%) Advertising
8 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.10%) Electronics
9 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.10%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Back Office
10 1 (0.55%) Local Government
10 1 (0.55%) Publishing
10 1 (0.55%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (17.58%) Programme Manager
2 27 (14.84%) Analyst
3 26 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 20 (10.99%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.04%) Banking Business Analyst
6 10 (5.49%) Banking Analyst
6 10 (5.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (4.95%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (4.95%) Developer
7 9 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (4.95%) Programme Delivery Manager
8 8 (4.40%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.85%) Architect
9 7 (3.85%) Consultant
9 7 (3.85%) GDPR Business Analyst
9 7 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 7 (3.85%) Lead Business Analyst
9 7 (3.85%) Programme Director
10 6 (3.30%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) .NET
2 4 (2.20%) Velocity
3 3 (1.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.65%) REST
3 3 (1.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.10%) HTML
4 2 (1.10%) JSON
4 2 (1.10%) Swagger
4 2 (1.10%) XML
4 2 (1.10%) YAML
5 1 (0.55%) Spring
5 1 (0.55%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.79%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.49%) NHS
4 9 (4.95%) Virtual Team
5 8 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.75%) Fintech
7 5 (2.75%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.10%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.10%) Derivative
10 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.55%) Contactless
11 1 (0.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.59%) Windows
2 5 (2.75%) Linux
3 4 (2.20%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.55%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) Unix
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 51 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (23.63%) Project Management
4 35 (19.23%) Change Management
5 24 (13.19%) PRINCE2
6 23 (12.64%) Programme Management
7 17 (9.34%) DevOps
7 17 (9.34%) Microservices
8 16 (8.79%) Data Protection
8 16 (8.79%) Resource Management
9 14 (7.69%) Change Control
9 14 (7.69%) Decision-Making
9 14 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 14 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 13 (7.14%) Dependency Management
10 13 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 12 (6.59%) Migration
11 12 (6.59%) Open Source
12 11 (6.04%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.69%) Java
2 8 (4.40%) C
3 4 (2.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.65%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.10%) C#
5 2 (1.10%) Python
5 2 (1.10%) SQL
6 1 (0.55%) Java 8
6 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.85%) Degree
4 5 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.75%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.20%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.65%) PMP
7 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.10%) SAFe Agilist
8 1 (0.55%) CEH
8 1 (0.55%) CISM
8 1 (0.55%) CISSP
8 1 (0.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (18.13%) PMO
2 17 (9.34%) QA
3 10 (5.49%) GDPR
4 2 (1.10%) IFRS
4 2 (1.10%) ISO 20022
4 2 (1.10%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.10%) PSD2
4 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.55%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.20%) Docker
1 4 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.20%) Puppet
2 1 (0.55%) Ansible
2 1 (0.55%) SCCM
2 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.95%) SAP
3 5 (2.75%) CheckPoint
3 5 (2.75%) Cisco
4 4 (2.20%) Intapp
4 4 (2.20%) VMware
5 3 (1.65%) Adobe
5 3 (1.65%) Progress
5 3 (1.65%) Twitter
6 2 (1.10%) Avaloq
6 2 (1.10%) CA
6 2 (1.10%) Demandware
6 2 (1.10%) Murex
7 1 (0.55%) Arista
7 1 (0.55%) Axway
7 1 (0.55%) DocuSign
7 1 (0.55%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.55%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.55%) SnapLogic
7 1 (0.55%) Tableau