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 3 months to 25 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 / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 100 59
Rank change year-on-year +50 -41  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 9 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.61% 1.56% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.81% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 12
Median daily rate £350 £345 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% -0.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £209 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £421 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.23% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.83 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.51 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.02% +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 North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 478 1379 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 85.51% 86.08% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 887 414
Median daily rate £375 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -17.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 71 41
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.78% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £26.00 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.00 £40.00
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 North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Programme Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 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
Tyne and Wear +58 6 £350 +1.44% 1
Durham -1 3 £266 +25.29% 3
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Electronics
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) People Management
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) PMP
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Cadence
6 2 (14.29%) Information Security
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Business Development

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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
3 4 (28.57%) Electronics
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) People Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) PMP
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) NEBOSH
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Cadence
3 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) WorldPay