The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 32 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.36% 0.84% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.03% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £475 £408 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.56% -4.39%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £47.33 £51.57
% change year-on-year -8.09% -8.22%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 218 195 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 78.14% 82.28% 86.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 155 234
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Oxford

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Oxford

Programme Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) PMO

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) ERP Manager
1 2 (50.00%) ERP Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint