The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 51 72 55
Rank change year-on-year +21 -17  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 12 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.79% 1.09% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.41% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 15
Median daily rate £400 £425 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +17.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £395 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £530 £500
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 537 778 708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.27% 77.18% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 418 401
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 11
Median hourly rate £17.59 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.60% +72.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.35 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Reading

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Reading over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Reading

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Reading

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 13 (54.17%) Marketing
3 12 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Change Management
4 8 (33.33%) IBM
4 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) SAP
5 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 7 (29.17%) Data Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Business Transformation
6 6 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (25.00%) Spanish Language
6 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (25.00%) Business Development
6 6 (25.00%) Google
6 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (25.00%) Economics
6 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (25.00%) Internet
6 6 (25.00%) Electronics
6 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (25.00%) MBA
6 6 (25.00%) PLM
6 6 (25.00%) CRM
6 6 (25.00%) HP
6 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Programme Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Marketing
2 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (25.00%) Electronics
3 6 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
3 6 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (25.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
1 6 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Integration Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Engagement Manager
3 2 (8.33%) ERP Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Programme Manager
4 1 (4.17%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) PMI
3 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) Business Transformation
2 7 (29.17%) Data Architecture
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Business Development
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) Case Management
3 6 (25.00%) CRM
3 6 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (25.00%) Economics
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) PLM
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Go
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) MBA
3 5 (20.83%) PMI Certification
3 5 (20.83%) PMP
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
6 1 (4.17%) CCA
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) SAP
3 6 (25.00%) Google
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (8.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.17%) Ariba
6 1 (4.17%) Cadence
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Concur
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
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