Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 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)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 145 132
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 +15
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 824 826 887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.77% 1.83% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.12% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 603 654
London median daily rate £528 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +5.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £363 £326 £322
90th Percentile £725 £775 £750
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
London median hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.66% -10.26% -22.00%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.71% +10.76%

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 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 40487 39001 39528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.22% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29443 28001 28255
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 404 472
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.09 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in London

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in London

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in London

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in London

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Programme Management in London

Programme Management
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 Management within the London region over the 6 months to 18 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
Central London -27 127 £550 - 4
West London -9 34 £463 +10.45% 1
South London -16 31 £525 -0.47% 4
East London -3 16 £513 -4.65%
North London -7 4 £513 -6.82% 1
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 520 (63.11%) Finance
2 301 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
3 291 (35.32%) SAP
4 289 (35.07%) Telecoms
5 287 (34.83%) Manufacturing
6 285 (34.59%) Business Intelligence
6 285 (34.59%) Marketing
7 272 (33.01%) Digital Marketing
8 270 (32.77%) Electronics
9 222 (26.94%) Project Management
10 188 (22.82%) Security Cleared
11 152 (18.45%) PRINCE2
12 148 (17.96%) SC Cleared
13 137 (16.63%) Stakeholder Management
14 103 (12.50%) PMO
15 90 (10.92%) Banking
16 88 (10.68%) Scrum
17 80 (9.71%) Degree
18 79 (9.59%) Java
19 76 (9.22%) DevOps
20 73 (8.86%) Change Management
21 66 (8.01%) Migration
22 61 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
23 60 (7.28%) Microsoft
24 57 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
25 55 (6.67%) SQL
26 54 (6.55%) Linux
26 54 (6.55%) PMI Certification
27 53 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
27 53 (6.43%) Risk Management

Programme Management
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 32 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.31%) Apache Spark
3 16 (1.94%) Apache
4 15 (1.82%) Confluence
5 12 (1.46%) Mule
5 12 (1.46%) Mule ESB
5 12 (1.46%) nginx
6 7 (0.85%) Ethereum
6 7 (0.85%) Hyperledger
7 6 (0.73%) CMS
7 6 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.73%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.61%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.49%) IIS
9 4 (0.49%) SAS
9 4 (0.49%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 40 (4.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 38 (4.61%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (2.91%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.49%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.36%) SPSS
8 3 (0.36%) Stata
9 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.24%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.33%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.85%) R3 Corda
3 7 (0.85%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 7 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.49%) CA PPM
4 4 (0.49%) Endur
4 4 (0.49%) Summit
5 3 (0.36%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.36%) Unica
6 2 (0.24%) Primavera
6 2 (0.24%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.40%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.88%) Office 365
3 24 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (1.70%) G Suite
5 10 (1.21%) IaaS
6 9 (1.09%) GitHub
7 8 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.97%) SaaS
8 6 (0.73%) Force.com
8 6 (0.73%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 6 (0.73%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 6 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.49%) AdWords
9 4 (0.49%) PaaS
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.24%) Route 53
10 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.76%) Firewall
2 22 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 18 (2.18%) WAN
4 17 (2.06%) LAN
5 16 (1.94%) DNS
6 13 (1.58%) SSL
7 12 (1.46%) Network Security
7 12 (1.46%) SAN
7 12 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (1.33%) VPN
9 10 (1.21%) HTTP
10 9 (1.09%) Intranet
11 8 (0.97%) Internet
12 7 (0.85%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.61%) Bluetooth
13 5 (0.61%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.61%) WLAN
14 4 (0.49%) LTE
14 4 (0.49%) SMS
14 4 (0.49%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
2 42 (5.10%) Big Data
3 33 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 31 (3.76%) MongoDB
5 25 (3.03%) MySQL
5 25 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.70%) HBase
6 14 (1.70%) RDBMS
6 14 (1.70%) SQL Server
7 13 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (1.58%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.21%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.09%) Blockchain
11 8 (0.97%) Power BI
12 6 (0.73%) QlikView
13 5 (0.61%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (5.34%) Git (software)
2 26 (3.16%) JIRA
3 25 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.94%) Artifactory
5 11 (1.33%) IntelliJ
5 11 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (1.21%) Cucumber
7 8 (0.97%) Ant
7 8 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 8 (0.97%) GitLab
8 7 (0.85%) Jasmine
8 7 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (0.85%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.61%) Maven
9 5 (0.61%) Selenium
10 4 (0.49%) Gerrit
10 4 (0.49%) Grunt
10 4 (0.49%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.36%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 520 (63.11%) Finance
2 289 (35.07%) Telecoms
3 287 (34.83%) Manufacturing
4 285 (34.59%) Marketing
5 270 (32.77%) Electronics
6 90 (10.92%) Banking
7 45 (5.46%) Investment Banking
8 35 (4.25%) Retail
9 29 (3.52%) Legal
10 24 (2.91%) Front Office
11 18 (2.18%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.21%) Advertising
13 9 (1.09%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.97%) Law
15 6 (0.73%) Military
16 4 (0.49%) Back Office
16 4 (0.49%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.49%) French Language
17 3 (0.36%) German Language
17 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 158 (19.17%) Project Manager
2 143 (17.35%) Programme Manager
3 87 (10.56%) Developer
4 72 (8.74%) Analyst
5 50 (6.07%) Senior Manager
6 40 (4.85%) Business Analyst
7 35 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 34 (4.13%) IT Manager
9 31 (3.76%) Architect
10 28 (3.40%) Senior Developer
10 28 (3.40%) Senior Project Manager
11 23 (2.79%) Java Developer
12 22 (2.67%) Transformation Manager
13 21 (2.55%) Senior Programme Manager
14 20 (2.43%) Delivery Manager
15 17 (2.06%) Change Manager
15 17 (2.06%) Risk Manager
16 15 (1.82%) Administrator
16 15 (1.82%) Consultant
16 15 (1.82%) IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.49%) JSON
2 31 (3.76%) RESTful
3 29 (3.52%) Web Services
4 28 (3.40%) Node.js
5 25 (3.03%) HTML
6 24 (2.91%) CSS
7 21 (2.55%) Elastic Stack
8 19 (2.31%) AngularJS
9 18 (2.18%) Spring
9 18 (2.18%) Spring Boot
10 16 (1.94%) REST
11 15 (1.82%) SOAP
12 14 (1.70%) Kafka
12 14 (1.70%) XML
13 13 (1.58%) HTML5
14 11 (1.33%) .NET
14 11 (1.33%) CSS3
14 11 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (1.21%) Akka
16 9 (1.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.22%) PMI
3 26 (3.16%) User Experience
4 25 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.91%) Fintech
6 20 (2.43%) Data Centre
7 15 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 15 (1.82%) NHS
8 14 (1.70%) Equities
9 12 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (1.33%) FMCG
11 10 (1.21%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.21%) Market Risk
11 10 (1.21%) PKI
12 9 (1.09%) Derivative
13 8 (0.97%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.85%) Computer Science
14 7 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (0.73%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.55%) Linux
2 39 (4.73%) Windows
3 25 (3.03%) Unix
4 13 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 9 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.97%) Android
6 8 (0.97%) Solaris
7 7 (0.85%) AIX
8 6 (0.73%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.24%) SUSE
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (34.59%) Business Intelligence
3 272 (33.01%) Digital Marketing
4 222 (26.94%) Project Management
5 152 (18.45%) PRINCE2
6 137 (16.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (10.68%) Scrum
8 76 (9.22%) DevOps
9 73 (8.86%) Change Management
10 66 (8.01%) Migration
11 53 (6.43%) Risk Management
12 49 (5.95%) Analytics
13 45 (5.46%) TDD
14 38 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (4.37%) Asset Management
16 35 (4.25%) Coaching
17 34 (4.13%) Change Control
17 34 (4.13%) Microservices
17 34 (4.13%) SDLC
18 33 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (9.59%) Java
2 55 (6.67%) SQL
3 52 (6.31%) Python
4 38 (4.61%) JavaScript
5 17 (2.06%) Ruby
6 12 (1.46%) C
7 11 (1.33%) C#
8 10 (1.21%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.09%) Go
10 8 (0.97%) PL/SQL
10 8 (0.97%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.97%) R
11 6 (0.73%) Apex Code
11 6 (0.73%) PHP
11 6 (0.73%) SOQL
12 4 (0.49%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.36%) C++
13 3 (0.36%) Perl
13 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 188 (22.82%) Security Cleared
2 148 (17.96%) SC Cleared
3 80 (9.71%) Degree
4 54 (6.55%) PMI Certification
5 49 (5.95%) PMP
6 24 (2.91%) DV Cleared
6 24 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (2.06%) ISEB
8 12 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
10 10 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.97%) APMP
13 6 (0.73%) CCNA
14 4 (0.49%) CCNP
14 4 (0.49%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.49%) MCSE
14 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.36%) CCSP
15 3 (0.36%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (12.50%) PMO
2 29 (3.52%) QA
3 28 (3.40%) GDPR
4 16 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 16 (1.94%) MiFID
5 7 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.61%) EMIR
6 5 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.49%) P3O
7 4 (0.49%) SLA
8 3 (0.36%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.36%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.24%) RMADS
10 1 (0.12%) Basel III
10 1 (0.12%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.12%) WAI
10 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (5.34%) Docker
2 12 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.61%) Firmware
5 5 (0.61%) HDFS
6 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 40 (4.85%) Ansible
2 38 (4.61%) Puppet
3 34 (4.13%) Kubernetes
4 18 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (2.06%) logstash
6 16 (1.94%) Kibana
7 13 (1.58%) Terraform
8 10 (1.21%) HAProxy
9 8 (0.97%) Grafana
10 7 (0.85%) Salt
10 7 (0.85%) SCCM
11 4 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 4 (0.49%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
12 3 (0.36%) Nessus
12 3 (0.36%) Oozie
12 3 (0.36%) Prometheus
13 2 (0.24%) linkerd
13 2 (0.24%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 291 (35.32%) SAP
2 60 (7.28%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.13%) Oracle
4 22 (2.67%) Google
5 21 (2.55%) VMware
6 13 (1.58%) IBM
6 13 (1.58%) ServiceNow
7 12 (1.46%) CheckPoint
8 11 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.09%) Juniper
9 9 (1.09%) Tableau
10 8 (0.97%) Cisco
10 8 (0.97%) HP
10 8 (0.97%) Splunk
11 7 (0.85%) Adobe
11 7 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.85%) Teradata
12 6 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
13 5 (0.61%) AppDynamics
13 5 (0.61%) Kofax