The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 3 months to 28 June 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 / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 91 91
Rank change year-on-year -31 0  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 40 92 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.08% 1.95% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.37% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 62 48
Median daily rate £468 £500 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £700 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +10.58% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.58% +21.42%  

Programme Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3126 3882 3112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 84.67% 82.12% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 8615 6429
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 176 284
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.63 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.33% -19.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £11.78 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in the Midlands

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in the Midlands

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in the Midlands

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in the Midlands

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -2 25 £488 -2.50% 9
East Midlands -26 14 £400 -11.11% 8
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 48 (40.34%) Project Management
2 42 (35.29%) Finance
3 31 (26.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (25.21%) PRINCE2
5 17 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.45%) Telecoms
7 13 (10.92%) Migration
7 13 (10.92%) Change Management
7 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (10.92%) Marketing
8 12 (10.08%) SAP
9 11 (9.24%) PMO
10 10 (8.40%) ITIL
10 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
10 10 (8.40%) PMI Certification
10 10 (8.40%) Service Management
10 10 (8.40%) Degree
11 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.56%) Line Management
12 8 (6.72%) Project Planning
12 8 (6.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 8 (6.72%) QA
12 8 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
12 8 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (6.72%) Electronics
12 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.88%) HP
13 7 (5.88%) Retail

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.84%) Confluence
2 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (6.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.84%) Primavera
3 1 (0.84%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.84%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Skype
2 2 (1.68%) LAN
2 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.84%) BGP
3 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.84%) FTP
3 1 (0.84%) L2TP
3 1 (0.84%) LDAP
3 1 (0.84%) MPLS
3 1 (0.84%) OSPF
3 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 42 (35.29%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 16 (13.45%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.92%) Marketing
5 8 (6.72%) Electronics
6 7 (5.88%) Retail
7 5 (4.20%) Automotive
7 5 (4.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Games
8 1 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (26.05%) Project Manager
2 21 (17.65%) Programme Manager
3 8 (6.72%) IT Manager
4 7 (5.88%) Bid Manager
4 7 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 6 (5.04%) Analyst
5 6 (5.04%) Junior
5 6 (5.04%) Junior Project Manager
6 5 (4.20%) Change Manager
6 5 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (4.20%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.36%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 4 (3.36%) Project Controller
8 3 (2.52%) Architect
8 3 (2.52%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.52%) Network Manager
8 3 (2.52%) Portfolio Manager
8 3 (2.52%) QA Manager
8 3 (2.52%) Senior Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) HTML
1 2 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (1.68%) WF
2 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.84%) CSS
2 1 (0.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.84%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.36%) PMI
4 3 (2.52%) Handset
4 3 (2.52%) NHS
4 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.84%) CMDB
6 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.84%) Android
1 1 (0.84%) Linux
1 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (0.84%) Solaris
1 1 (0.84%) Unix
1 1 (0.84%) Windows
1 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
1 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.34%) Project Management
2 31 (26.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (25.21%) PRINCE2
4 17 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.92%) Change Management
5 13 (10.92%) Migration
6 10 (8.40%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.40%) ITIL
6 10 (8.40%) Service Management
7 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.56%) Line Management
8 8 (6.72%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.72%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.04%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.04%) CRM
10 6 (5.04%) ERP
10 6 (5.04%) Process Improvement
10 6 (5.04%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.52%) SQL
2 1 (0.84%) Java
2 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.84%) Perl
2 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Degree
1 10 (8.40%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.20%) PgMP
5 4 (3.36%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.68%) CCAB
6 2 (1.68%) ISEB
6 2 (1.68%) MAPM
6 2 (1.68%) PMP
7 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.84%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) PMO
2 8 (6.72%) QA
3 3 (2.52%) SLA
4 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.84%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (10.08%) SAP
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.88%) HP
4 5 (4.20%) Fujitsu
4 5 (4.20%) IBM
5 3 (2.52%) Cisco
5 3 (2.52%) Guidewire
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) NGA Human Resources
6 2 (1.68%) Nokia
6 2 (1.68%) Remedy
6 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.84%) Civica
7 1 (0.84%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.84%) Juniper
7 1 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) ServiceNow
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