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 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 57 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 7 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.21% 1.52% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.90% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Median daily rate £563 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £338 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.23% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.51 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.02% +21.42%  

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 460 683 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.45% 79.98% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 406 323
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 37
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 5 (26.32%) Electronics
3 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) PMP
3 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
3 5 (26.32%) SAP
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Order to Cash
4 4 (21.05%) Master's Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) TestDirector
5 3 (15.79%) PMI
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office

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 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (26.32%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Programme Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Integration Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Audit Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Engagement Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Finance Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Audit Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Kafka
3 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Order to Cash
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Cash Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) Presales
6 2 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (10.53%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
1 5 (26.32%) PMP
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Postgraduate
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) HDFS
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.26%) Cadence
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Teradata
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
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