Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 70 63
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +19
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 20 28 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.57% 1.89% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.37% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 38
Reading median daily rate £406 £423 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +17.36% -10.00%
10th Percentile £179 £259 £269
90th Percentile £979 £838 £549
Berkshire median daily rate £485 £416 £360
% change year-on-year +16.52% +15.63% -11.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Reading median hourly rate - - £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £35.27

Programme Management 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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1050 1179 1494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.42% 79.50% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 621 925
Reading median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £229
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 83
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +81.02%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) PMP
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.00%) SAP
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Electronics
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (10.00%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (10.00%) Order to Cash
6 2 (10.00%) Record to Report
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.00%) GDPR
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Generation
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared

Programme Management
Co-occurring 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Maximo
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (10.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Audit Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation Director
3 2 (10.00%) Finance Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Director
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Audit Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Transformation Director
3 2 (10.00%) Transformation Programme Director
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) GDPR Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Internet Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Maximo Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) B2B
6 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (10.00%) Internal Audit
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Generation
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.00%) Order to Cash
6 2 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (10.00%) Record to Report
6 2 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) PMP
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CIPD
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) JDA