Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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 Delivery
England > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 152 197
Rank change year-on-year -36 +45 -33
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 19 61 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.94% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.11% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 21
North West median daily rate £575 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.10% -4.12% +17.24%
10th Percentile £357 £272 £356
90th Percentile £1,125 £483 £688
England median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
North West median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.63 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +42.52% -3.85% -48.00%

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 4612 5477 7051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.46% 84.33% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2974 3557 4314
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £256 £253
90th Percentile £588 £571 £575
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 159 285
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £24.43 £30.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% -18.97% +72.29%
10th Percentile £11.71 £12.23 £12.50
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.95 £52.47
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.41 £22.06
% change year-on-year +2.42% +10.67% +16.09%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 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
Cheshire -9 9 £550 +41.94%
Lancashire - 4 £1,050 - 2
Manchester -10 3 £525 +22.81%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Programme Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Delivery 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 West region with a requirement for Programme Delivery.

1 9 (47.37%) Finance
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Coaching
5 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.79%) SFIA
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) R
8 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (10.53%) User Experience
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Product Management
8 2 (10.53%) Visualisation

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Programme Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Programme Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Director
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Services Director
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Coaching
5 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
7 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
7 3 (15.79%) SFIA
8 2 (10.53%) Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Content Management
8 2 (10.53%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Product Management
8 2 (10.53%) Service Design
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SEPA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle