Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 22 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 > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 110 85
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25 -4
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 21 58 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.72% 2.13% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.52% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 48 29
North East median daily rate £426 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.79% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £247 £218 £321
90th Percentile £655 £488 £515
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
North East median hourly rate £47.83 - £46.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £44.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.93% +12.66%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1028 2301 1668
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 83.99% 84.38% 83.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 1593 1065
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 92 73
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.07% +64.71% -10.05%
10th Percentile £9.93 £11.01 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in the North East

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in the North East

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in the North East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in the North East

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in the North East

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Tyne and Wear +35 16 £420 +20.00%
Durham 0 3 £413 +37.50% 2
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) PMO
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) PMP
5 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) C
7 4 (19.05%) Document Management
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) Transition Management
7 4 (19.05%) Escalation Management
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Governance
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Change Control
8 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Programme Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 3 (14.29%) PMO Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Transition Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (19.05%) Change Control
6 4 (19.05%) Document Management
6 4 (19.05%) Escalation Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Transition Management
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 6 (28.57%) PMP
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) CAPM
4 2 (9.52%) Master's Degree
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.76%) ISEB
5 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) PMO
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) GDPR
3 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cadence
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP