Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 183 172
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 -5
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 19 17 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.30% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.36% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 16
North West median daily rate £438 £450 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -7.22% +21.25%
10th Percentile £396 £355 £291
90th Percentile £625 £633 £725
England median daily rate £525 £525 £501
% change year-on-year - +4.90% +2.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £39.50 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -43.57% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £33.05 £65.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.35 £75.00
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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,202 4,665 6,376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.63% 82.49% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,267 2,858 3,930
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £255 £259
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 218 216
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £36.74 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.31% +34.82% +1.57%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.75 £12.58
90th Percentile £53.62 £52.65 £49.88
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Delivery in the North West

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Delivery in the North West

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Delivery in the North West over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Delivery in the North West

Programme Delivery
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Delivery in the North West

Programme Delivery
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Merseyside +27 8 £425 +19.72%
Cheshire -6 4 £600 -3.03%
Manchester -21 4 £425 -5.56%
Cumbria -3 2 - -
Lancashire -12 1 £525 -
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 North West region with a requirement for Programme Delivery.

1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Security Management
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) VoIP
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
2 5 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Task Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) MPLS
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA

Programme Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (10.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) LAN
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (15.79%) MPLS
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.26%) IPsec
4 1 (5.26%) Multicast
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (10.53%) Power BI
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Environment Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Network Management
2 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
2 5 (26.32%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Security Management
2 5 (26.32%) Task Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Web Filtering
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.26%) HNC
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
1 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) SAP