Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 478 384 337
Rank change year-on-year -94 -47 +5
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 163 230 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.55% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.63% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 136 173
London median daily rate £550 £550 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.85% +1.41%
10th Percentile £355 £350 £348
90th Percentile £755 £813 £775
England median daily rate £525 £525 £501
% change year-on-year - +4.90% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £42.00 - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year -3.33% -2.70% -26.59%

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 40,330 36,432 39,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.31% 87.01% 86.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,255 26,045 28,454
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 389 357
London median hourly rate £24.75 £24.00 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +12.46% +8.24%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.86 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £49.78
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.86 £23.75
% change year-on-year -9.49% +4.67% +13.10%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -56 24 £475 -13.64% 5
South London - 8 £675 -
West London -31 7 £575 -39.47% 4
East London -25 1 - -
Programme Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 65 (39.88%) Finance
2 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (31.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (30.06%) Project Management
5 29 (17.79%) PMO
6 28 (17.18%) Change Management
7 21 (12.88%) Banking
7 21 (12.88%) Security Cleared
8 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (11.66%) PRINCE2
8 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (11.04%) Business Analysis
10 17 (10.43%) Programme Management
10 17 (10.43%) QA
10 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
10 17 (10.43%) Data Centre
11 16 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (9.20%) Change Control
13 14 (8.59%) DevOps
13 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Project
13 14 (8.59%) Java
13 14 (8.59%) Resource Management
13 14 (8.59%) SC Cleared
14 13 (7.98%) Public Cloud
14 13 (7.98%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 11 (6.75%) Law
16 11 (6.75%) Risk Management
16 11 (6.75%) Microservices
16 11 (6.75%) Translating Business Requirements

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 8 (4.91%) WildFly
2 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.07%) Confluence
4 3 (1.84%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.23%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.59%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (7.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (5.52%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (2.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Elite 3E
1 2 (1.23%) Primavera
1 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.52%) Office 365
3 7 (4.29%) IaaS
3 7 (4.29%) PaaS
4 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.84%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Firewall
2 4 (2.45%) Network Security
2 4 (2.45%) VPN
3 3 (1.84%) Skype
3 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.23%) WAN
4 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) Broadband
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.61%) FTP
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.61%) SMS
5 1 (0.61%) Softphone
5 1 (0.61%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.68%) Electronic Patient Records
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) Big Data
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.68%) JIRA
2 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 65 (39.88%) Finance
2 21 (12.88%) Banking
3 11 (6.75%) Law
4 8 (4.91%) Marketing
5 7 (4.29%) Legal
6 3 (1.84%) Retail
6 3 (1.84%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Back Office
7 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (17.18%) Programme Manager
2 25 (15.34%) Analyst
2 25 (15.34%) Project Manager
3 19 (11.66%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.59%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (4.91%) Architect
6 8 (4.91%) Consultant
6 8 (4.91%) Programme Delivery Manager
7 7 (4.29%) Banking Analyst
7 7 (4.29%) Change Manager
7 7 (4.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (3.68%) Banking Business Analyst
8 6 (3.68%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Cloud Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (3.07%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Lead Business Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.68%) Velocity
2 4 (2.45%) .NET
3 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 2 (1.23%) JSON
3 2 (1.23%) Swagger
3 2 (1.23%) Web Services
3 2 (1.23%) XML
3 2 (1.23%) YAML
4 1 (0.61%) LDAP
4 1 (0.61%) Node.js
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.43%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.98%) Public Cloud
3 10 (6.13%) NHS
3 10 (6.13%) Virtual Team
4 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.29%) User Experience
6 6 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (3.07%) Fintech
8 4 (2.45%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.84%) PMI
10 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.23%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.61%) Contactless
11 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.13%) Windows
2 5 (3.07%) Linux
3 4 (2.45%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.84%) Solaris
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.23%) Unix
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (31.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 49 (30.06%) Project Management
4 28 (17.18%) Change Management
5 19 (11.66%) PRINCE2
6 18 (11.04%) Business Analysis
7 17 (10.43%) Programme Management
8 16 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (9.20%) Change Control
10 14 (8.59%) DevOps
10 14 (8.59%) Resource Management
11 13 (7.98%) Mentoring
12 11 (6.75%) Decision-Making
12 11 (6.75%) Dependency Management
12 11 (6.75%) Microservices
12 11 (6.75%) Open Source
12 11 (6.75%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.75%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (6.75%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.59%) Java
2 7 (4.29%) C#
3 4 (2.45%) C
3 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.45%) Python
4 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.84%) Perl
5 2 (1.23%) SQL
6 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (12.88%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) Degree
4 5 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.45%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.84%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.84%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.61%) CEH
7 1 (0.61%) CISM
7 1 (0.61%) CISSP
7 1 (0.61%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.79%) PMO
2 17 (10.43%) QA
3 4 (2.45%) GDPR
4 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.84%) PSD2
5 2 (1.23%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.07%) Puppet
2 4 (2.45%) Nessus
3 1 (0.61%) CASB
3 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (10.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.68%) Cisco
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle
2 6 (3.68%) SAP
3 3 (1.84%) Adobe
3 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.23%) Citrix
4 2 (1.23%) Intapp
4 2 (1.23%) Progress
5 1 (0.61%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.61%) Avaya
5 1 (0.61%) Axway
5 1 (0.61%) Cadence
5 1 (0.61%) Genesys
5 1 (0.61%) Intel
5 1 (0.61%) McAfee
5 1 (0.61%) SnapLogic
5 1 (0.61%) TIBCO